In the Barcelona news today are the following headlines:
LA VANGUARDIA (Castilian / Catalan)
Brussels is refusing to give Spain more time to get rid of its budget deficit; Employers' associations and trade unions have reached an agreement on salaries; Mariano Rajoy is travelling to Lisbon today to meet with his Portuguese counterpart to discuss the new European treaty.
EL PERIODICO (Castilian / Catalan)
The World Bank has issued a report criticising Spain's "protected" employment market, saying that it puts a halt on competitiveness; Judge Baltasar Garzón goes to court once more, this time on charges regarding his investigation into crimes committed by the Franco regime; Barcelona bars are covering up their terrace spaces as a way to keep clients.
EL PUNT-AVUI (Catalan)
The man accused of killing 11 elderly people in an Olot nursing home says he doesn't think he's done anything wrong; The Spanish department of Public Works has cancelled the transfer of management of El Prat airport to the Generalitat.