n (plural -dies)
- subvención (f), subsidio (m) state/government subsidy subvención or subsidio estatal/del gobiernoMore example sentences
- Government has forsworn prices and incomes policies and cut back subsidies for industry.
- These subsidies distort commodity prices and undercut U.S. exporters in key markets around the world.
- But it is clear that encouraging commodity production with price subsidies has not kept people in rural areas.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.