(Bloomberg) — Spain’s economy slowed slightly in the third quarter, as a drop in investment offset a boom in tourism.Controversial Chip in Huawei Phone Produced on ASML Machine
Spain has been among Europe’s top performers since the pandemic, buoyed by a strong rebound in tourism that’s been helped by unseasonably warm weather. Its figures for 2021 and 2022 were revised up last month — revealing that the economy returned to pre-Covid levels last year, rather than in mid-2023 as previously thought.
The numbers could have implications for Acting Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez, who must decide by year-end whether to extend a series of subsidies — notably on public transport — that were put in place to ease the cost-of-living crisis. headtopics.com
MPs overwhelmingly voted to kill a bill Wednesday pushed by Conservative Leader Pierre Poilievre that would have banned Ottawa from again imposing COVID-19 vaccine mandates on federal workers and the travelling public.By a vote of 114-205, MPs agreed to drop the private member’s bill, C-278, that Poilievre first introduced last year when he was running for the party’s leadership.
Special counsel Jack Smith’s team is accusing former President Donald Trump of threatening Trump’s former chief of staff, Mark Meadows, after an ABC News report on Tuesday detailed some of what Meadows allegedly told investigators about Trump and the 2020 presidential election, including that he repeatedly told Trump in the weeks following the election that allegations of significant voting fraud coming to them were baseless. headtopics.com
A Ukrainian soldier in Washington, DC told Insider he’s using his break from the front lines of the war against Russia to educate US lawmakers.Russia launched its biggest attack in months. Huge tank losses show it isn’t learning from its many defeats, expert says