Spain's been leading the way when it comes to manufacturing renewable energy sources. Wind turbines installed by one town in Spain have produced riches for residents -- and corruption too. The World's Gerry Hadden reports.
As jobs disappear the number of people on the street across Europe has risen. And more are seeking shelter in airports. In Spain airports are a relatively safe sanctuary. The World's Gerry Hadden explains from Barcelona.
When the Barcelona-based airline Spanair came up with a gift-giving promotion for Christmas Eve, it hoped to gain the loyalty of a few hundred customers. Two days later, more than a hundred thousand people have tuned in to the video.
In Spain, the possibility that nearly 50 years of terrorism may be over is causing shockwaves. Politicians of all stripes are claiming credit for the apparent demise of the Basque terrorist group known as ETA. The World's Gerry Hadden reports.
Last year, some Spanish farmers were shocked to find their tax bills increase by as much as 30 thousand percent. Some got rich as housing prices skyrocketed. Others are now faced with losing their land.