Inside Spain (21 July-20 September 2021)

Spain evacuates 2,200 people from Afghanistan, praised by EU and US

Government hits target of fully vaccinating 70% of population

Protracted talks begin with Catalan secessionists

Staycation rescues key tourism sector from fall in international visitors, inflation surges

Minimum wage to rise 1.6% to €1,125

Inside Spain (23 June-20 July, 2021)

India pips Spain in Elcano Global Presence Index.

Sánchez reshuffles his cabinet.

COVID-19 incidence rate surges sixfold in a month.

International tourism receipts set to fall by €20 billion in summer months.

Volkswagen moves to establish e-mobility hub.

Inside Spain (13 April-11 May)

Morocco protests over Spain’s hospitalisation of independence leader.

Resounding victory for Popular Party in Madrid election.

Six-month state of emergency ends, pandemic vaccination roll-out gathers pace.

Government meets EU deadline for submitting recovery fund spending plan.

Bank of Spain in gloomy warning of plight of the young.

Top three banks seek 14,800 job cuts.

Inside Spain (16 March-13 April)

Sánchez visits Africa in bid to curb migrants’ influx and boost economic links.

Squabbling Catalan independence parties fail to agree a new government.

Madrid heads to polls next month in bitter snap election.

Grappling with a fourth coronavirus wave.

Jobless inches down, IMF raises growth.