Features

The eyes of the world upon us

The international press has overcome its surprise at the mass September 11 protests and now shows a deeper interest in the Catalan process

From the beach to the classroom

With the summer over, the country returns to school to study degrees, business, languages or professional training

germany. international press reaction

German pragmatism

Most political analysts agree that Germany is a hugely pragmatic country in which the voices calling on the Spanish government to come to the negotiation table are growing

UNItED STATES. international press reaction

From silence to uproar

In recent months the US media has begun to take more notice of the Catalan question, even taking sides with demands that the Spanish government allow a vote on self-determination

france. international press reaction

What the neighbours say

French journalists following the Catalan sovereignty process highlight the reluctance of their highly-centralised government to take on board the arguments of the Catalan executive

UK AND IRELAND. international press reaction

Through the Scottish lens

The Catalan sovereignty process has made a particularly strong impact in the UK following the independence referendum in Scotland and the Brexit vote to leave the European Union

Amazon on fire

The online retail giant’s new Fire 7 and Fire 8 range of tablets continue to offer consumers a relatively good balance between price and quality

Art in the vineyards

Artistic creation and wine culture are growing side-by-side with venues and events that are transforming wine cellars and turning fields into museums

Festival fanfare

A round-up of the main cultural events around Catalonia over the summer months

VINYASONS PENEDÈS, BAGES, PRIORAT AND EMPORDÀ. Until August 4

Tunes in the vineyards

Eleven wineries in Penedès, Bages, Priorat and Empordà become the venues for seven concerts as part of the Vinyasons festival, until August 4. Among those performing are Judit Neddermann, TV3’s Oh...