Abel Matutes resigns at the top of Banco Santander

The Ibicenco businessman and former minister, Abel Matutes, has resigned from the board of Banco Santander. The bank said in a statement that the heirarchy changes include those that mean the “partial replacement of a director of advanced age and much trusted by Emilio Botín”. The resignation of two of …

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439 more are self-employed in the Pitiüses in 2014

The president of the Federación Nacional de Autónomos (ATA), Lorenzo Amor, said that “the recovery is tenuous, but steady.” Amor, who travelled to Ibiza, stressed that the data implies that “nationally we are talking about less unemployment, less youth unemployment and fewer families with all members unemployed. It is important …

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New house building has risen by 70.8% in the Pitiüses

Construction data for Ibiza and Formentera is the best in the Balearics. The Official College of Architects of Balears (COAIB) highlight the fact that, up to September, they have approval for a total of 176 new homes in the Pitiüses, compared to 103 in the same period last year. This …

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