Yearly Archives: 2017

Madrid leads March rankings for foreign tourists arriving in Spain

In the month of March the Community of Madrid led the rankings of all of Spain’s autonomous communities for the number of foreign tourists arriving in Spain, with a total of 478,106 people visiting our region, up 26% from the same month in the previous year. The United States was the market that sent us… Read more »

Rainbow flag at the Cibeles Palace to celebrate WorldPride

Citizen participation will be the key to the success of the WorldPride Madrid 2017 (WPM) celebrations that the capital is set to host from 23 June to 2 July. The mayor of Madrid, Manuela Carmena, affirmed this during the function that took place on 4 May at CentroCentro, when the rainbow flag, created with the… Read more »

The 4th Annual World Mediation Summit-Madrid 2017, 13 to 16 June

For the 4th year in a row on June 13-16, 2017, Mediation International in conjunction with the city of Madrid is bringing together some of the greatest visionaries and forward thinking mediation experts from across the globe: including International  Ambassadors and diplomats, mediators and lawyers, as well as local experts and international mediation related organizations to provide presentations, networking and… Read more »

World Football Summit´s second edition starts rolling

WFS has the support of LaLiga, which will help strengthen the image and development of the Spanish football industry abroad.  World Football Summit is Spain’s leading international event for the Football Industry. WFS second edition will take place on October 16th and 17th, 2017 at Teatro Goya – Madrid, Spain. During 2 days, Madrid becomes… Read more »

15,000 rheumatology experts are to meet in Madrid this June

The city of Madrid is once again the destination of choice for European rheumatology specialists. The capital will be hosting EULAR 2017, the European Congress of Rheumatology, from 14 to 17 June this year. The event, organised by the European League Against Rheumatism, will gather close to 15,000 delegates in Madrid, generating some 110,700 overnight… Read more »

InterContinental Madrid receives the Welcome Chinese Certification

InterContinental Madrid is a trailblazer, having received the Welcome Chinese Certification, and its entire team is devoted, even down to the smallest detail, to ensuring that Chinese customers have the most enjoyable stays. Few five-star hotels in Madrid boast this certification. All of the hotel’s employees have been trained on oriental culture, customs and niceties… Read more »