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European justice urges Spain to make more than 300,000 temporary workers suffering from abusive contracts permanent

A new victory in Brussels for the thousands of temporary workers in the public sector – estimated at more than 300,000 – who for years have been chaining together temporary contracts without the possibility of becoming permanent, as is the case with temporary workers in the private sector. The High Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has published a new ruling that calls for a change in the…

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BP paralyses 2,000 million investment because government has not transposed European renewables directive for over two years

BP is waiting for the government to transpose the European renewables directive to unblock its plan for the Castellón refinery. Andrés Guevara, president of BP Spain, said yesterday that “hundreds of millions” worth of investments have been paralysed by the delay of the Ministry for Ecological Transition in the transposition of a European directive. According to “Economía Digital”, the governments of Germany and the Netherlands have already taken this step,…