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Jellyfish are stinging tourism on the Costa del Sol

OWNERS of beach-based attractions are counting their losses this summer after plagues of jellyfish disrupted business. As well as being an annoyance and risk to bathers wanting a swim, the swarms of jellyfish brought in with sea currents have been disastrous for businesses such as water parks, inflatable rides and paddle surf rentals. Although the […]

New car market continues to decline
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New car market in UK continues to decline

THE UK new car market declined for an eighth consecutive month in November, according to figures released today by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). 163,541 vehicles were registered, down 11.2 per cent year-on-year, driven by a significant fall in diesel demand. Business, fleet and private registrations all fell in the month, down […]

Costa Blanca South News

Foreign population on the decline

LATEST figures released in the annual report of the Murcia Economic and Social Council show that the foreign population throughout the region is falling. Only immigrants from China and Colombia have shown an increase, with 3.7 per cent and 3.2 per cent respectively. Specifically, a total of 197,737 foreigners are registered in the Murcia region […]