Translation of takeover in Spanish:
- 1.1 [Politics/Política] toma (feminine) del poder military takeover golpe (masculine) militar, toma (feminine) del poder por parte de los militares 1.2 [Business/Comercio] absorción (feminine), adquisición (feminine) ([ de una empresa por otra ])Example sentences
- As the company suffers from such a low valuation, it could also be a target for a takeover.
- Two weeks ago the group in a terse statement said it was in talks that may lead to a takeover of the company.
- Our company has gone through a restructure and a takeover, which means job cuts and relocation.
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Spain's 1978 Constitution granted areas of competence competencias to each of the autonomous regions it created. It also established that these could be modified by agreements, called estatutos de autonomía or just estatutos, between central government and each of the autonomous regions. The latter do not affect the competencias of central government which controls the army, etc. For example, Navarre, the Basque Country and Catalonia have their own police forces and health services, and collect taxes on behalf of central government. Navarre has its own civil law system, fueros, and can levy taxes which are different to those in the rest of Spain. In 2006, Andalusia, Valencia and Catalonia renegotiated their estatutos. The Catalan Estatut was particularly contentious.