In 2017 global sales of electric cars surpassed the 1-million-unit mark

Volkswagen Chooses Sagunto (Valencia) For Its Battery Gigafactory, Where It Will Invest 7 billion euros

The Volkswagen Group and Seat have officially announced on Wednesday that Sagunto (Valencia) will be the site of the giant battery factory for electric cars it plans to build in Spain, which will be the consortium’s second after the one in Germany. At the press conference to present Seat’s 2021 results, Chairman Wayne Griffiths and Seat CEO and head of Volkswagen Components, Thomas Schmall, confirmed the choice of Sagunto to…


The decline of nearly 40% of BES shares hampers the European financial sector

MADRID | The Corner | The Western stock indexes closed yesterday with prominent drops, reaction for which there was not a single trigger, but the sum of the various concerns that have been accumulating in recent days. The negative tone was maintained throughout the day, closing both European and U.S. stock markets near daily lows. It is important to emphasize the volatility increases, measured by the VIX index, which has reached its highest level of the last three months.