43) Envejecimiento y Consecuencias (Somos Iberoamérica, 16-diciembre-2018)

El país más longevo del mundo. España lo será en 2040. Actualmente, ya es el segundo de la OCDE y eso tiene relevantes efectos. En la XXVI Cumbre Iberoamericana que concluyó el pasado 17 de noviembre de 2018 en Guatemala, con la asistencia de 15 Jefes de Estado y de Gobierno, Vicepresidentes y Cancilleres, que […]

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42) Iberoamérica: un referente (Somos Iberoamérica, 28-mayo-2018)

Somos afortunados. Somos iberoamericanos. En un mundo globalizado cuyo único nexo es el inglés, que ha borrado el idioma francés del mundo de los negocios y lo ha destronado del mundo diplomático. Frente a ello, la presencia del español es cada vez más fuerte y su demanda como lengua a estudiar va en aumento en […]

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39) “Largest M&A worldwide”

Largest M&A worldwide Vodafone AirTouch Scoops Up Mannesmann (1999) ($172 Billion) The largest ever acquisition is the 1999 takeover of Mannesmann by Vodafone at $202.8  billion  ($287 billion adjusted for inflation). Back in 1999, old-fashioned, voice-only cellphones were booming, smartphones were just starting to go mainstream, and Vodafone (Vodafone Air Touch PLC)—Britain’s largest wireless company— was eager to […]

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38) “The PPP-PFI model”

“The PPP-PFI model” The Private Finance Initiative (PFI) is a way of creating Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs) by funding public infrastructure projects with private capital. Largely used in Madrid, Spain. It was developed initially by the governments of United Kingdom (UK) and Australia in different sectors such as hospitals, infrastructures, utilities and others. PFI and its variants have now been adopted […]

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37) “Spanish companies investing in USA” 

“Spanish Companies investing in USA” The Spanish groups have announced increasing investments in their US subsidiaries. Javier Carro, comments on that topic: BBVA has inaugurated a new headquarters in San Francisco in which the areas of its division of New Digital Businesses will work. The opening of the new office, located in the Embarcadero business complex in […]

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