10th to 16th July 2017- Weekly Monday update

  • Sunday, 16th July 2017- Eurasia Review

Over 200 Companies Strengthen Ties Between Spain And UK

b-45Over 300 Spanish and British business leaders representing over 200 companies met in London on Thursday within the framework of the State visit by the King and Queen of Spain to the United Kingdom. At the official opening of the event, King Felipe VI highlighted the importance of trade exchanges between the two countries, which amount to over 30 billion euros (read more)


  • Friday, 14th July 2017- The Independent

Brexit: Spain’s King Felipe calls for minimal trade barriers after UK departs EU


‘It is extremely important that the future framework of our relations establishes the conditions for a close economic relationship trying to minimise future obstacles and barriers,’ the King said (read more)


  • Thursday,  13th July 2017- The Telegraph

Spanish business leaders suggest UK could be global trade hub post-Brexit


 …Nathan Bostock, who runs Santander UK, urged policymakers to remember small- and medium-sized businesses were the “heart of the economy” and that trade corridors to overseas markets were extremely important (read more)

  • Wednesday,  12th July 2017- The Guardian

Spanish Royals on state visit to UK, with Brexit issues unavoidable


The visit will play down issues on Gibraltar, the rights of British citizens living in Spain and Spanish nationals living in the UK (read more)


  • Wednesday, 12th July 2017- Financial Director

UK demonstrates strong interest in Spanish finance sector

The UK ranks second as regards interest in the Spanish business ecosystem, according to the second study of ‘British interest in the Spanish economy’, conducted by Infoempresa.com, a business information web service (read more)


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