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CORRUPTION: Why is Spain Under Suspicion?

Europe bad and good By 11 January, 2016 No Comments


by Stefanie Claudia Müller, Madrid
A country cannot attract foreign investors without a good image. We are talking about industrial, sustainable investment, not speculation. This idea of an image goes together with legal security and political stability. Spain does not even offers the latter anymore after the start of the independence process in Catalonia and the insecurity about the Central Government. Not to talk about the still high level of corruption

Social integrity is demanded

Europe bad and good By 8 December, 2015 No Comments

In 2009 with a group of international people, we created, a site to promote the European idea and spirit, with the slogan  “it is nice to be different”. We were mostly Germans, therefore we were especially thankful for everything that Europe offered us, from freedom to choose where to live and work without boundaries to ever-increasing cultural exchange between the European countries and its people, so different in so many things, not just with regard to the language. Now facing a deep crisis in many senses we believe that social integrity is more needed than ever. 

FASHION: Is Spain the place to be?

Jobs By 30 November, 2015 No Comments

By Meghan Morris & Stefanie Müller, Madrid

Satin, hairspray and camera flashes of the five-day Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Madrid are a glamorous front for an integral industry in Spain, one that is slowly emerging from the crisis with mixed economic signals. The “show must go on”, despite the crisis. 

GERMANY: HTW as a bridge for Latinos

Study By 29 November, 2015 No Comments

Europe, a source of different cultures and traditions, is attracting more and more young people from all over the world, but especially from Latin America. They come to Spain to be part of the most important European Business Schools (IE, Esade, Iese) or to universities in Germany, Austria and Switzerland to get to know German or the worldwide well known Germanic way of working, inventing, organizing…Sometimes they realize not everything is like it is known in Latin America or like it seems to be… They teach us Spanish, Salsa, realities about their country, their habits and we learn about their worries.