Excerpted from the Spain Career Guide
Asociación Española de Mujeres Empresarias de Madrid (ASEME)
Spanish Association of Women Entrepreneurs of Madrid
The Spanish Association of Women Entrepreneurs of Madrid (ASEME) is an interprofessional association that aims to support and promote the full development of women in their capacity as entrepreneurs, professionals and managers.
Asociación Española de Mujeres Empresarias de Madrid
Pº San Francisco de Sales, 26 - 2ºA
Tel: +34 91 399 50 26
Fax: +34 91 399 51 38
Industry Organizations and Councils
Asociación Española de Contabilidad y Administración de Empresas (AECA)
Spanish Association of Accounting and Business Administration
http://www.aeca.es/ (Spanish, English)
The Spanish Association of Accounting and Business Administration’s key objective is to contribute toward the presence of a regulatory framework in the accounting field, helping increase the reliability of the financial information of Spanish companies. AECA also publishes monographs and magazines and organizes courses and seminars on accounting and business administration.
Tel: +34 91 547 37 56
Fax: +34 91 541 34 84
Unions and Labor Organizations
Confederación Sindical de Comisiones Obreras (CCOO)
Trade Union Confederation
http://www.ccoo.es/ (Spanish, English)
The Trade Union Confederation is Spain’s leading trade union, with 800,000 members and 100,000 delegates who represent millions of workers from all production and service sectors. CCOO is part of the European and worldwide trade union movements. It is a member of the European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC) and the International Confederation of Free Trade Unions (ICFTU). CCOO has delegations in most cities of the country, covering the specific interests of each of Spain’s 19 autonomous communities with its regional delegations. This website offers direct access to each regional delegation for more information.
Tel: +34 91 536 87 01
Costa Blanca Anglo-Spanish Association
Based in Jávea in Spain’s Alicante province, the Costa Blanca Anglo-Spanish Association is a not-for-profit organization of individuals with an interest in Spain and Spanish culture. It has a wide-ranging program of meetings, trips and other events, and a friendly, sociable membership.
Chambers of Commerce
Cámara de Comercio de Madrid
Madrid Chamber of Commerce and Industry
http://www.camaramadrid.es/ (Spanish, English)
The Madrid Chamber of Commerce and Industry is a public corporation, a consultative and collaborative body liaising with public administrations that represents, promotes and defends the general interests of companies in the region. The chamber collaborates actively with more than 500,000 Madrid-based companies.
Cámara de Comercio de Madrid
Ribera del Loira, 56-58
Tel: +34 91 538 35 00
http://www.infobel.com/es/spain/ (Spanish, English and four other languages)
This website includes comprehensive, updated White and Yellow Pages for all of Spain, and provides online maps of Spanish addresses. It is the only reverse-search directory available for Spain. Infobel is run by Kapitol, a Belgian company specialized in B2B solutions and publisher of the electronic telephone directories Infobel on Internet and CD-ROM.
Major Trade Publications
Cinco Días Five Days
Cinco Días is the primary business newspaper in Spain. It includes news and information on finance, industry markets, management and companies. This paper also offers opinion columns and job links. Editorial giant Grupo Prisa owns Cinco Días.
Tel: +34 91 538 61 00
This is just a short sample of what you’ll find in over 100 pages of information in the complete Spain Guide.