Spain’s up at no 52 on the UN parking ticket corruption index, so that’s between the Ukraine and the Philippines, with average 12.7 unpaid violations per diplomat. The UK averages 0.0. Other crime news: Either the Azerbaijanis or the UAEers have stolen an “r” from Australia.
The data’s pretty old, so perhaps Spanish councils’ new zero-revenues, zero-tolerance policy will be filtering through. (Via Gregorio Luri)
- Proudfoot productivity study
Here (PDF) is a scary report which suggests that in Spain in the period 1995-2003 average annual growth in hours worked
- He nemde Symon Petrum
The 4th International’s Peter Symon cloning conspiracy, exposed: Peter Symon, General Secretary, Communist Party of Australia (here responding in a spirit of
- Badly parked
Mal aparcado posts photos of absurd and illegal parking. There are often so many cars and scooters parked on the pavements
- Two serious IT/system problems at Bicing
They screw up, you pay.
- Why London and Dublin are full of Spanish waitresses
Someone just sent me this job ad to illustrate the kind of shite people suffer in Barcelona. It’s a six month