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Stories with person: Mariano Rajoy
  • Spain king signs decree for unprecedented new elections 
    Updated: May-03-16 4:43 am

    MADRID - Spain's King Felipe VI has signed a decree dissolving parliament and calling elections for June 26 after deputies elected in an inconclusive December election failed to agree on a new prime minister.

  • European states urge G-20 to share data on offshore accounts 
    Updated: Apr-15-16 5:43 am

    MADRID - The European Union's five biggest economies, including Germany and Britain, have agreed to share information on company ownership and are urging other nations to do the same to make it harder for criminals and tax cheats to avoid the law.

  • Spain recalls Venezuela ambassador over Maduro insults 
    Updated: Apr-08-16 11:09 am

    MADRID - Spain is recalling its ambassador to Venezuela for consultations over what it said were "intolerable insults" made by Venezuela's president against Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy.