Inside Spain (16 April- 24 May)

Spain seeks to replace UK as command centre of EU’s anti-piracy mission.

Catalan parliament elects secessionist Premier, direct rule maintained.

Basque separatist terrorist group ETA disbands, with no government concessions.

Government U-turn on pensions to achieve budget approval.

Iberdrola raises its offer for Brazil’s Eletropaulo.

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Inside Spain (20 March-16 April)

Spain and Saudi Arabia sign controversial warships deal worth €2bn.

Catalan independence struggle goes international.

Basque terrorist group ETA plans to dissolve by mid-June.

Spain finally meets budget deficit target in 2017, but still no budget for 2018.

ACS wins €1bn bydroelectric contract in Canada.

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