FOREIGN INVESTORS OBTAINING RESIDENCE VISAS IN SPAIN

In its Articles 61 to 76 of the Spanish Act 14 of 27 September 2013 on the support and internationalisation of entrepreneurs measures are provided to facilitate the following persons entering and staying in Spain for reasons of economic interest: (i) investors, price (ii) entrepreneurs, purchase (iii) highly skilled professionals, (iv) researchers and (v) workers who relocate within the same company or group of companies.

BELLVEHI EXPANDS ITS OFFICE IN BARCELONA

Bellvehí Advocats has recruited Miquel Àngel Garcia Esteve as Office Manager in Barcelona.

THE SEPA COMES INTO FORCE (THE SINGLE EURO PAYMENTS AREA)

The SEPA (the Single Euro Payments Area) came into force on 1 February 2014 and involves implementation of a Single Euro Payments Area for 33 countries: all of the EU Member States plus Iceland, for sale Liechtenstein, Norway, Switzerland and Monaco.