Saturday, 21 October, 2017

Tag: Malaga

NEW Marbella mayor Angeles Muñoz has increased the salaries of 15 councillors from the Partido Popular-Opcion Sampedreña coalition by 19.23%. Nine of the councillors, including OSP leaders Rafael Piña and Manuel Osorio, have seen their...

DOZENS of expats have been left without water in stifling conditions for almost a MONTH. The residents in Colmenar, in the Axarquia, have been forced to stock up on water bottles or fork out thousands...

A 32-YEAR-OLD man has been arrested for allegedly throwing a young girl off a balcony in Marbella. She is thought to have been pushed over while defending herself from a sexual assault. The girl, who suffered...

SPAIN'S weather agency AEMET has issued an orange warning in Malaga for tomorrow. The whole province, including the Costa del Sol, is expected to see heavy downpours and storms. The notice will be active from three...

SOME 49.2 million foreign visitors have flown to Spain in the first seven months of this year. According to figures from the tourism ministry, the total figure is a 19.4% increase on the same period...

SPAIN'S weather agency AEMET is warning of the possibility heavy rainfall in Malaga and across Spain from next week. Aemet issued a national warning of the possibility of 'showers and strong storms in large areas...
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THIS is the moment two drivers almost came to blows in a double-parking row on the Costa del Sol.  The clip shows drivers beeping furiously as THREE double-parked cars are blocking the road adjacent to...

POLICIA Nacional have busted an international sex trafficking ring operating out of Malaga and Benidorm.  Some 25 people were arrested yesterday, including a woman in Madrid, the suspected ringleader in Helsinki and two suspected traffickers...

AENA has opened bidding for a contract to renew Malaga airport's second terminal.  The works will cost at least €8.4 million and must have an execution period of around 20 months. Companies interested in the job...
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THIS is the moment an arsonist launched a live hand grenade into an upmarket Marbella hotel. CCTV footage, released today, shows the attacker removing the safety pin before tossing it into the air and fleeing...

CORDOBA has the highest amount of people living in chronic poverty. According to a new ranking by the AIS Group, 45.2% of Cordoba live below the poverty line, a figure which has increased by 6.5%...

MALAGA’S international exports have increased by almost 20% in just one year. In the first half of this year, the province has raked in €1.14 billion from goods sold outside the country, a 19.2%...

TRAVELLERS are bracing themselves for severe flight delays at Malaga airport and across Spain over the coming months. It comes after labour unions called for 25 days of industrial action among members working for AENA. Workers’...

He is now convinced it is the club’s policy to refuse entry to black customers after others were also turned away

AN expat is demanding answers after thermal imaging of her breasts missed a life-threatening tumour. German Anke Werner, 53, claims the screening failed to recognise the cancerous lump under her arm, with doctors diagnosing...

  THE AUTHORITIES are finally beginning to clamp down on the huge growth of illegal pirate taxis in Andalucia. Olive Press sources claim that hundreds of illegal drivers are touting their services from bus and train...

Vause believes the robbery was a double act, as the thief was regularly on the phone

Their fines for serious breach of safety laws could cost them €595,000

A MALAGA restaurant owner has spoken out after a British vegan blasted his salad on Twitter.  “We are not a vegetarian restaurant, never mind vegan,” the owner of the Bahia eatery Ruben Gómez explained to press. “At...

The Day Fair attracts hundreds of thousands of tourists
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THIS is the moment a pensioner was airlifted from a Costa del Sol beach after suffering a suspected heart attack.  Police confirmed a helicopter landed at the roundabout of Avenida Juan Carlos, in Estepona, at...

A BRITISH expat couple are fighting to save their Malaga home from demolition over a technicality. Gill and Bob Ward, both 74, have been locked in a battle with their town hall, who claim...

THIRTY-two provinces across twelve autonomous regions are on alert today for high temperatures. The State Meteorological Agency (AEMET) reports that temperatures will reach between 39C and 41C in Cordoba, Granada and Jaen, and in the...

Police were first alerted to the abuse following a tip-off from a local resident

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