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The Junta de Andalucia in Spain will approve ‘Plan Aire’ on Tuesday, equipped with 165 million to create some 19,000 jobs

The contracts created through this new plan, which will be developed in collaboration with the municipalities, will last between six to eight months The Council of the Andalusian Government (the Junta de Andalucia), will approve at a meeting on Tuesday, June 16, a plan for the activation, promotion and recovery of employment in the community, the AIRE […]

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Endesa donates 25,000 euros for respirators made in Malaga Spain, to be sold worldwide

‘Andalucía Respira’ receives the support of the electric company to internationalize these devices, especially in Latin America. A donation of 25,000 euros has been made to the Fujitsu factory in Malaga, who is already manufacturing these devices. The devices are the result of a collaboration between a team of professionals and researchers from the Ministry […]

Black Lives Matter: Ant and Dec 'sorry' for impersonating people of colour on TV
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Black Lives Matter: Ant and Dec ‘sorry’ for impersonating people of colour on TV

The Saturday Night Takeaway duo have apologised for their portrayal of black characters on the Saturday evening show. Ant McPartlin and Declan Donnelly have issued an apology for using blackface disguises during their ITV prime time show Saturday Night Takeaway. The sketches, which appeared on the ITV show, have the presenters dress up pretending to […]

Andalusia, Spain: ‘Security Officers’ to Patrol Costa del Sol Beaches Searching for Social Distance Rule Breakers
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Andalusia, Spain: ‘Security Officers’ to Patrol Costa del Sol Beaches Searching for Social Distance Rule Breakers

Juanma Moreno has confirmed his Junta of Andalusia will send out the special officers from June 15th to patrol beaches for Covid-19 law violaters. The officers are being paid nearly 2,000 euros a month each to patrol the beaches at a cost of 24 million euros to the region of Andalusia. The Junta confirmed roughly […]

Coronavirus: Cases double in Spain but no new deaths for 2nd consecutive day
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Coronavirus: Cases double in Spain but no new deaths for 2nd consecutive day

The Spanish Health Ministry have confirmed the coronavirus data for Wednesday the 10th of June 2020. Data released by the Ministry today show there have been 167 new cases of Covid-19 in Spain in the last 24 hours, over double since Tuesday where the case figure was 83. There have been no  Covid-19 related deaths […]

New Coronavirus Cases Double in Last 24 Hours Across Spain
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New Coronavirus Cases Double in Last 24 Hours Across Spain

The Spanish Ministry of Health has confirmed there has been an increase in new coronavirus cases across in the country since yesterday. The number of new (Covid-19) cases has doubled in the last 24 hours in Spain, according to the Ministry. 86 new cases of the disease have been confirmed as of late yesterday However, […]

Covid-19: Tech experts in Spain develop new technology to detect who is wearing a mask and who isn’t in crowd
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Covid-19: Tech experts in Spain develop new technology to detect who is wearing a mask and who isn’t in crowd

Spanish government are said to be interested in the technology in a way to prove who is flouting the Covid-19 rules. The research is taking place at the University of Barcelona in Catalonia and can detect whether someone is wearing a mask whilst in a crowd. The tech, called LogMask, will be brought in by […]

Royal Gibraltar Regiment supports peace operations in South America
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Royal Gibraltar Regiment supports peace operations in South America

The Regiment have been supporting peace operations training in Chile since 2018. The unit, which is the home defence unit for the British overseas territory, have been helping to deliver communications and stress management in operational theatres to members of the Chilean Armed Forces prior to their forthcoming deployment to Bosnia. However, because of the coronavirus […]

Costa Del Sol Beach To Have Zones Exclusively for People Aged Over 65
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Costa Del Sol Beach To Have Zones Exclusively for People Aged Over 65

Beaches in Mijas has created three beach zones which will be exclusively enjoyed by individuals aged over 65. The over 65s form part of the vulnerable risk group and are most susceptible to suffering from the covid-19 virus. Beaches reopened in Malaga under Phase 2 with the beaches being allowed to take on swimmers and […]

New Coronavirus Cases Double in Last 24 Hours Across Spain
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Covid 19: No new deaths in Spain for the last 24 hours Health Ministry confirm

The Ministry of Health for Spain confirms there have been no new deaths in the past 24 hours in the country from coronavirus. The ministry has published the update on Monday 8th June of the numbers of deaths and infections by coronavirus in Spain. The data shows there has been no confirmed cases of Covid-19 […]

Malaga, Spain - Hundreds Join in Worldwide Protests This Sunday
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Malaga, Spain – Hundreds Join in Worldwide Protests This Sunday

The ‘Black Lives Matter’ movement has finally hit the Costa del Sol as hundreds turn up to protest. The activism is in relation to the killing of black American George Floyd in the US last week which has sparked violent protests with authorities in cities cross the globe. The first week after the death of […]

Benidorm, Spain: Two people arrested for stealing cars at golf courses
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Benidorm, Spain: Two people arrested for stealing cars at golf courses

Two men arrested for stealing cars at 40 golf courses in the region, reports have emerged. The thieves pounced when golfers were enjoying their round between the 19th and 26th of May this year. As the country broke free from tight restrictions and a horrific virus pandemic to enjoy some leisure, the pair made their […]

Residents asked to be vigilant as Spain's Costa del Sol holds 'Black Lives Matters' protests tomorrow
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Residents asked to be vigilant as Spain’s Costa del Sol holds ‘Black Lives Matters’ protests tomorrow

The ‘Black Lives Movement’ protests witnessed in America and London will hit the Costa del Sol from tomorrow, reports suggest.  Hundreds of people, mostly youths in the area, have taken to social media including Facebook groups saying they’ll be there. Malaga will witnessed the bulk of the protest which has taken place across cities such […]

Spain’s Andalucia States People Can Finally Move Freely Across The Region
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Spain’s Andalucia States People Can Finally Move Freely Across The Region

Spain’s Andalusian government have said today that people can finally move across regional borders from Monday. Talking to the press this afternoon, Andalusia leader Juanma Moreno confirmed the news saying: “Thankyou to Andalucia’s solidarity and exemplary behaviour, we can access Phase 3 of de-escalation together,” However, he reminded residents that the virus “remains among us […]

Spain’s Andalucia States People Can Finally Move Freely Across The Region
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Breaking news: Whole of Spain’s Andalusia to move into phase 3 from Monday

The region of Andalusia, including the provinces of Granada and Malaga, will move into phase 3 from Monday, it has been confirmed. As part of the de-escalation process in Spain, half of the country will move into the less restrictive phase of lock down. All regions’ requests to move into their respective next phase of […]

Spain now cancels reopening of borders with France and Portugal
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Spain now cancels reopening of borders with France and Portugal

The Spanish government have reneged on their decision to open the borders with neighbours France and Portugal. It was reported earlier that Madrid were planning to reopen the country to outsiders on June the 22nd but have now said it won’t occur until July the 1st at the earliest. We reported early this morning that […]

New Coronavirus Cases Double in Last 24 Hours Across Spain
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Breaking: Spain registers 1st Covid-19 death in 3 days

Spain has registered it’s first coronavirus death in 72 hours after going Monday and Tuesday with no deaths for the first time since February. The Ministry of Health confirmed the death which brings the total number of corona deaths in Spain to 27,128. There had been no deaths reported since Sunday with the hope that […]

State of alarm in Spain to be extended to June 21st
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State of alarm in Spain to be extended to June 21st

Prime Minister Sanchez has asked for the ‘state of alarm’ to be extended AGAIN to June the 21st, it has emerged. In Congress today there will be a vote on whether to extend for the sixth time. The two-week extension will prolong the government’s emergency powers to June 21. However, PM Pedro Sanchez has gone […]

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Breaking news: Second day in a row Spain sees ZERO coronavirus deaths

The health ministry of Spain have released their figures this evening reporting no new deaths – the second day in a row and the only consecutive days since the pandemic began. Even with the country’s restrictions lessening and people mingling together more there hasn’t been any deaths in the country in the last 48 hours. […]

Travel companies offer huge discounts for travellers to Spain and Portgual
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Travel companies offer huge discounts for travellers to Spain and Portgual

Major travel companies have offered the discounts in a bid to get tourism back up and running this summer. Companies such as Tui and online sites such as Booking are offering people discounted prices on trips hoping to get people away from the lockdown and coronavirus gloom. Some of the lowered prices are as much […]