BANKIA ANNOUNCES AN EXPRESS PROCEDURE TO RETURN GROUND CLAUSES
On Monday, Bankia announced an express procedure so that all clients with a mortgage with a ground clause , regardless of the year, could ask for the refund of the extra money they paid with interests.
Bankia will check the request of each affected and will calculate the amount to give back. The bank will offer several options to its clients: to refund the money in the account, to pay cash at that moment or to amortize the amount corresponding to the payment of the mortgage.
n the coming days, Bankia will inform its clients of the opening of the process and from Friday, February 3rd, all information will be available on its website (www.bankia.com).
THE EFFECT OF THE MEDITERRANEAN DIET ON BRAIN HEALTH IN THE OLD AGE
When we get old, the brain becomes smaller and the brain cells die and the learning and memory process can be affected.
A study of the Edinburgh University (Scotland) shows that, after a study of 967 70 years old Scots, who did not suffer from dementia, and followed a Mediterranean diet, maintained a better brain health.
The Mediterranean diet includes fruits, vegetables, olive oil, beans, wheat, rice, fish, dairy products and reduced amounts of red meat and poultry.
WHATSAPP WILL ALLOW 30 IMAGES TO BE SENT AT ONCE
The new version of WhatsApp will allow users to send up to 30 photos in one message. You can also play the received videos without downloading them first. From now on, this new update is in the test stage for the Android system. In addition, WhatsApp has activated the video call function for Android, Iphone and Windows Phone devices with the aim to offer an accessible and easy product for better communication between friends and family.
A LUXURY HOTEL DECIDES TO CHANGE TO THE TRADITIONAL KEYS AFTER SUFFERING FROM A COMPUTER ATTACK
The Romantik Seehotel Jägerwirt luxury hotel in the Alps (Austria) has decided to stop using the electronic cards to open the room doors, due to a recent hackers attack that blocked the hotel main computer. As a consequence, they could not do any bookings, issue any invoices or program the electronic keys. Finally, the hotel paid € 1500 and hackers unlocked the computer, but the owner has announced that they will stop using the electronic cards and will use the traditional keys again.
STARBUCKS AND AIRBNB OFFER EMPLOYMENT AND ACCOMMODATION TO THOSE AFFECTED BY TRUMP’S VETO
In the US, the Starbucks coffee shops will hire 10,000 refugees during the first five years. For its part, Airbnb will offer free accommodation to people who have been banned from entering the United States, and refugees or passengers who have been blocked at airports.
These will be some of the actions of protest against the immigration veto imposed by Donald Trump. The two companies want to demonstrate that they will not remain silent about the actions of the new government.