surinenglish

18:12

Forward is forearmed

There are many and varied ways people act in a manner that's diametrically opposed to the natural order of things

Peter Edgerton

18:08

Pride of the Costa del Sol

Cudeca has laid the first stone on its new palliative care training centre having forged an incomparable reputation on the Costa since 1991

Liz Parry

17:51

THE EURO ZONE

Stumbling blocks

It's a familiar story and one that makes you wonder if the Socialist administration will be able to achieve anything meaningful during its time in power

Mark Nayler

14:29

The fruit of our labours

A very well dressed man dangling a bag of bananas in mid air caught my eye the other day

Peter Edgerton

14:25

The death dance

In Spain, we didn't have the guillotine and it seems that now we have little time to read our own history

ANTONIO ORTÍN

14:20

The Cork Myth

Corks have no advantages over other types of bottle closures, they are possible the least suitable option

ANDREW J. LINN

14:11

A step to the right

Thirty-seven-year-old Pablo Casado, the Popular Party (PP)'s new leader, presents an immediate contrast with his veteran predecessor, and not just because he's almost thirty years younger

Mark Nayler

14:58

Tourism rules

We owe the industry a lot and the least we can do is keep up-to-date. So what's new this week?

Rachel Haynes

14:56

Meeting of masters

It really is a no-brainer. You ask all the wine-producing regions of the world whether they would like to host a conference of the Masters of Wine, then wait for offers to rain in

ANDREW J. LINN

14:53

The euro zone

A taxing job ahead

This week saw a flurry of policy announcements from Spain's new Socialist government, including some classic leftist spending plans

Mark Nayler

14:45

Shades of summer

Everyone who wears sunglasses always looks exactly the same to me unless they have a particularly distinguishing gait. A typically embarrassing scenario usually unfolds

Peter Edgerton

13:30

Surge pricing

Is it reasonable to charge a diner the same rate on a Monday night as on a Saturday?

ANDREW J. LINN

18:15

THE EURO ZONE

Hey, small spender

US president Donald Trump has told new Spanish prime minister Pedro Sánchez that Spain is not spending enough money on defence

Mark Nayler

16:31

Hollywood to Catalonia

There are good stories behind many wines, but the Jean Leon brand is exceptional

ANDREW J. LINN

15:58

The cave

The whole world is a cave, one big one

PABLO ARANDA