Spain's Costa Brava to open 400 car drive-thru cinema next month
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Spain’s Costa Blanca to open 400 car drive-through cinema next month

The drive-in cinema and music venue will be open to the public at the Rabasa-enclosure in Alicante. It will boast the biggest cinema screen in all of Europe of 500 square metres and can fit 400 cars. CEO and founder of Cinemacar, Nando Coderch, has said that “With this opening we can enjoy the culture […]

Airbnb let off 300,000 euro fine for offering 'illegal' properties in Spain's Mallorca
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Airbnb let off 300,000 euro fine for offering ‘illegal’ properties in Spain’s Mallorca

The high-profile property rental company had been accused last year of listing illegal rental properties on their site. The breach is due to Balearic laws stating that holiday rental properties must be properly registered. However, Spain’s Supreme Court of Justice has overruled the fines ruling in favour of the online property portal stating that they […]

Spain terror-suspect planned to bomb 'El Classico' football match
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Spain terror-suspect planned to bomb ‘El Clasico’ football match

Spanish police have confirmed a lone terrorist was plotting to bomb a football match between the two La Liga giants. The Barcelona-Real Madrid derby, nicknamed ‘El Clasico’ is one of the most televised and attended football matches on earth with average attendances of over 90,000 supporters at either ground. The Moroccan man in his thirties […]

Spain bans sale of menthol cigarettes with 10,000 euro fines for people from today
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Spain bans sale of menthol cigarettes with 10,000 euro fines for people from today

Menthol-flavoured cigarettes are to be banned in Spain from today, aswell as the rest of the EU, it has been confirmed. The European Union Revised Tobacco Products Directive (2014/40/EU) makes it an offence for manufacturers to produce menthol cigarettes and retailers to sell menthol cigarettes from 20th May 2020 (today). Fines for retailers selling the […]

Spain PM looks set to win parliamentary ‘state of alert’ vote claiming 'chaos' on the streets if vote loses.
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Spain PM looks set to win parliamentary ‘state of alarm’ vote claiming ‘chaos’ on the streets if vote loses.

If the PM wins tomorrow’s vote on extending the lockdown by two more weeks, the coalition government will retain powers to rule by decree and limit freedom of movement until June the 7th. Spain’s congress is due to vote on the issue on Wednesday, with every indication that 10 MPs of the People’s Party (Ciudadanos’), […]

Over 100 Million people in Northeat China Face A Second Lockdown
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Over 100 Million people in Northeast China Face Lockdown again as second wave strikes

A second wave of the Covid-19 virus which has claimed 297,000 deaths worldwide, has materialised in China’s northeast, home to over 100 million people. Towns and cities in Jilin province have closed off trains and buses, shut schools and quarantined tens of thousands of people. The second dose of strict measures comes as citizens had […]

Spain - President of Benidorm's and Valencia's hotels predicts 'cheaper' summer
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Spain – President of Benidorm’s and Valencia’s hotels predicts ‘cheaper’ summer

The President of The Benidorm, Costa Blanca and Valencia Region Hotel Association (HOSBEC) has announced that resorts could see “half a summer with lower prices.” Referring to a meeting between 11 states of the EU yesterday, which aimed to carve out solutions for air travel between the nations, President of HOSBEC Tony Mayor remains adamant […]

Spain's Costa del Sol bars and restaurants face fines hours after reopening from lockdown for rule breaks
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Spain’s Costa del Sol bars and restaurants face fines hours after reopening from lockdown for rule breaks

Hundreds of warnings have been introduced to establishment owners across the region just hours after they were reopened. In Malaga, authorities have confirmed they have issued a staggering 296 warnings including some fines to bar and restaurant owners for breach of social orders. These include breaking the 2 metre rule and for allowing customers to […]

Spain lifts ban on flights from Italy
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Spain lifts ban on flights from Italy

Spain has lifted a ban on flights from Italy, but tourism is still not allowed it has been confirmed. The country has lifted a ban on all sea and air travel coming in from Italy as it looks to further ease lockdown restrictions, officials have confirmed. Travellers from Italy will have to comply, however, with […]

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Breaking: Spain seek to extend State of alarm by 15 days

Spain PM Pedro Sanchez has appealed to Spanish parliament to be allowed to extend the national lockdown by a further two weeks. He wanted to extend the State of Alarm to the 27th of June, around 5 weeks, but this was rejected by the Citizens Party (Ciudadanos ) with whom he made a pact recently. […]

People are to blame for coronavirus, not bats expert says
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People are to blame for coronavirus, not bats expert says

The long-term damage to bat’s reputations are being damaged by ‘unproven theories’ a conservationist has said. Lisa Worledge, from the Bat Conservation Trust (BCT), said that there is now People are to blame for coronavirus, not bats expert says”misplaced fear” about the role of the creatures during the coronavirus pandemic because of “careless” untruths online. […]