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InterMundos – make it global: the difference between “good content” and “great content”


One of its goals is to “convince companies of how important it is to correctly use the native language of their target audience in the destination country”.

The Financial Times continues to rank the Basque Country as an attractive region for foreign investments


This is the third consecutive year that the prestigious specialised publication has recognised the efforts of “Invest in the Basque Country”

The Basque Country is taking part in a pioneering European project for Big Data to support Public Health policies


he initiative brings together a consortium of 50 companies from 16 countries

Bombardier will manufacture part of a train order for France at its Trapagaran plant


The Biscay plant will manufacture the propulsion equipment for the trains

Iñaki Tellechea, Business Promotion Manager of Spri: “We are expensive, but we are reliable»


Iñaki Tellechea, Business Promotion Manager of Spri, believes that “investment here does not have to be opportunistic. Those who come, do so to stay”.

Rosa García, President of Siemens Spain, highlights the Basque Country as a “very attractive territory for foreign investment”


The Basque Country must continue to adapt to new market demands in which transformation is constant.

Bombardier to manufacture propulsion equipment for 83 French trains in Bizkaia


Bombardier Transportation, part of the <a href=”” target=”_blank”>Canadian Bombardier group</a>, has won an order for 83 additional trains for the French Ile-de-France region, for an amount of approximately 867 million euros, and the Regio 2N type propulsion equipment will be manufactured at its factory in Trapagaran. &nbsp; The vehicles, funded entirely by the STIF, are […]

British firm Zegona becomes second largest shareholder in Euskaltel


The annual general meeting of <a href=”” target=”_blank”>Euskaltel</a> shareholders has approved the purchase of the Asturian company Telecable from British investor fund Zegona Communications PLC, which will become the second largest shareholder in the company. The acquisition of Telecable is in addition to that of the Galician operator R and converts Euskaltel into the leading […]

American fund TowerBrook will be the main shareholder in the Basque firm Aernnova


Ownership of the Alava-based aerospace company <a href=”” target=”_blank”>Aernnova</a> has changed. The previous owner of 47% of the shares, the Springwater fund, has sold its stockholding to the American investment fund. The funds Torreal (13.5%), belonging to the Abelló family, and Peninsula (9.5%), in which the president of Endesa, Borja Prado, is a partner. have […]

Multinational GKN Driveline rewards the work of its Zumaia factory


The multinational <a href=”” target=”_blank”>GKN Driveline</a>, with 26,000 employees distributed throughout 46 plants and that invoices 1,004 million euros each year, has distinguished its factory in Zumaia and rewarded the good work of its 402 employees. The award ranks them as the best factory in the Driveline division (transmission systems, electric motors, differentials and torque […]

Bridgestone Hispania plans to invest 219 million euros


Investments wil be in the three tyre factories it has in Spain: in the Basque Country, Burgos and Cantabria

Basque universities among the best at placing their students


The Basque Country occupies fourth place in the graduate job placement rankings

Polypal will locate its European headquarters in Bizkaia and increase production by 30%


The company has nearly a hundred workers in the Basque Country but expects to increase the Iurreta workforce by between 20 and 30

Mercedes-Benz Vitoria increases its annual output to 145,500 vehicles


This new record represents an increase of 5,500 vehicles compared to the forecast with which the leading Basque industry started 2017

Pasaban makes progress in transforming its entire commercial and manufacturing structure


The Japanese company Daio Paper Corporation has commissioned a highly complex cutting machine with 10 unwinders and the Bank of Poland has ordered a complete line to print euros

Ingemat adds Ferrari, Audi and CIE Automotive to its customer portfolio


The firm increase of 20% in turnover this year, to reach the figure of 25 million euros

Anglo-South African fund buys transport group San José López


JLS will launch a five-year strategic plan in which it will invest 40 million euros

The Basque Country is presented as an attractive destination for industrial investment


The Basque Government holds a monographic event with 30 German industrial companies, which learnt about examples of success like the Mercedes-Benz case

Orange allocates €104M to deploy 4G and fibre in the Basque Country


The company has created about 800 direct and indirect jobs in this Community

Rosa Garcia appointed Chairwoman of Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy


The company formed a new Appointments and Remunerations Committee, which will begin the search for a new CEO