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Torre Picasso, an iconic office building in Madrid’s financial district.Miguel Pereira (Getty Images) Spain’s biggest companies had marked September 1 as the day their employees would return to the workplace in large numbers after nearly a year and a half of remote work. But it was not to be. The intensity of the fifth wave …

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) has released the latest edition of its semi-annual compensation report, providing insight into the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on architects’ salaries. The report found that despite a severe economic downturn in the first half of 2020, salaries for architectural staff in the United States have changed little over …

The reason we should care about refugees is because they are people. But, unfortunately, for many people, this is insufficient moral affirmation. Even for the tens of thousands of Afghans who have put their lives at risk working alongside the US military for the past 20 years. Let’s put it another way: the evidence shows …

For 18 months, the hourly rate is $ 834 million, according to Bank of America analysts, how much is central banks have spent to buy bonds since the start of the epidemic, with the Fed alone investing $ 4 trillion. It’s a number that reflects the huge flow of money that has kept companies viable …

Britain’s economy grew by 4.8% in the second quarter of 2021 as lockdowns were lifted, bringing people back to pubs, the Office for National Statistics said. This figure is three times higher than that of Germany and four times higher than that of France. Sam Fuller, director of Financial Markets Online, said: “The pace of …

Irene Lauro (Schroders) | According to the World Meteorological Organization, the past six years (2015-2020) have been the warmest on record, with the global average temperature rising 1.2 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels. Corn while climate change affects all regions of the world, global warming and precipitation rates will not be distributed evenly around the …

In Europe and North America, businesses and households are beginning to look timidly beyond the pandemic, thanks to widespread vaccinations. But governments in parts of Asia are introducing new social restrictions and spending plans to combat the fast-spreading Delta variant. Meanwhile, Africa’s low immunization rate means its economic recovery is expected to lag behind other …

Construction workers in Bilbao.EFE The Spanish labor market continues to show signs that it is recovering from the devastating impact of the coronavirus crisis. The average number of workers affiliated with Spain’s social security system, seen as a sign of job creation, rose to 19,591,728 in July, the highest figure on record. The last time …

A traveler at the Tenerife airport on July 26.Ramon de la Rocha (EFE) Spain’s tourism industry faces a new hurdle in its race to save the summer season, and the outcome will largely depend on decisions made in the UK, where the government is split between those who want to ease restrictions on travel and …

RIVAS-VACIAMADRID, SPAIN – FEBRUARY 14: A model walks the track during the sustainable flyer … [+] Madrid Fashion Week at Rivas-Vaciamadrid Town Hall on February 14, 2021 in Rivas-Vaciamadrid, Spain. The parades that take place during CSFW Madrid promote sustainability, eco-design and the circular economy, giving space and promotion to designers and brands with a …

On July 29, we reached the annual limit of the Earth’s ability to support the load generated by the human race. Thursday July 29 was Earth Overcapacity Day (Earth Crossing Day) from the year 2021. By the end of the year, we are already living at the expense of future generations who will have to …