Friday, February 26, 2021

COVID-19 daily case figures fall by 70% in a week across Spain’s Valencian Community

COVID-19 daily infection rates continued their big recent falls according to today's figures(February 26) from the Valencian health ministry.

New COVID-19 cases are just a fifth of levels a week earlier in Spain’s Valencian Community

NEW COVID-19 cases are a just a fifth of the total a week ago on February 18, according to latest figures released...

COVID-19: Spain’s Andalucia sees almost double the number of recoveries compared to new cases Thursday

ANDALUCIA has detected 1,256 COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours as the third wave continues its marked retreat.

Weekend city closures scrapped and bars to reopen next week as COVID-19 restrictions are eased in Spain’s Valencian Community

WEEKEND perimeter closures for Valencian Community cities of 50,000 people and over are to end after this weekend's restrictions expire this Monday(March...

Nine Malaga municipalities WILL re-open this weekend due to improving COVID-19 figures, including Marbella, Estepona and Manilva

NINE municipalities in Malaga will re-open their borders this weekend after lowering their coronavirus incidence rates to below 500 cases per 100,000...

Terrace tax suspended until 2022 to support pandemic-hit hospitality trade in popular expat town on Spain’s Blanca

SAN FULGENCIO council, which covers the British expat area of La Marina Urbanisation, has extended it’s suspension of the ‘terrace tax’ to...

ROLL UP: Mass COVID vaccination campaigns planned at events halls throughout the Valencia region in April

PLANS have been announced for a mass public anti-COVID vaccination campaign at Valencia’s City of Arts and Sciences complex starting in April.

COVID-19 infections continue big downward spiral in Spain’s Valencian Community

JUST 530 new COVID-19 cases were reported today(February 24) in the Valencian Community, as this week's daily infection figures continue to match...

€11 billion fund to help pandemic-hit small businesses and self-employed announced by Spain’s Prime Minister, Pedro Sanchez

SMALL businesses and the self-employed are to receive an aid package of €11 billion. Spain’s Prime Minister, Pedro Sanchez,...

Spain’s Andalucia could loosen COVID-19 restrictions NEXT WEEK but only ‘if the figures support it’

ANDALUCIA is considering loosening the current restrictions in place to fight the coronavirus, it has been revealed. Vice...

BREAKING: Spain’s Andalucia no longer an ‘extreme risk’ of COVID-19 contagion after lowering incidence rate to below 250

ANDALUCIA has lowered its 14-day coronavirus incidence rate to 234.11 cases per 100,000 people. It means the country's...

COVID burglars arrested in Valencia Province

THREE people have been arrested for allegedly committing 14 burglaries in Valencia and Castellon provinces while being infected with COVID.

Spain’s Valencian Community opts for ‘prudence’ ahead of announcing reduced COVID-19 restrictions this Thursday

BARS and restaurants in the Valencian Community will reopen next week for the first time since January 20. The...

NEW COVID-19 cases drop to early autumn levels across Spain’s Valencian Community

COVID-19 infection rates are continuing to tumble in the Valencian Community with the lowest Tuesday total since October 13.

Spain extends ban on most UK arrivals until March 16 – but British tourists could see return from May...

SPAIN has extended its current travel restrictions against UK arrivals until at least March 16. Government spokeswoman Maria...

BREAKING: Spain is no longer at ‘extreme risk’ of COVID-19 contagion as incidence rate drops below 250 barrier

IT'S official... the average person in Spain is no longer at an 'extreme risk' of coronavirus contagion. It...

COVID-19 infection rate continues decline in Spain’s Andalucia as one province declares ZERO new cases Tuesday

ANDALUCIA'S COVID-19 infection rate is continuing to drop but the number of deaths and hospitalisations are taking longer to catch up, new...

Spain’s Valencian Community drops to lowest COVID-19 infection rate since mid-December

NEW COVID-19 case rates have fallen to cumulative levels last seen on December 16 according to Valencian health ministry figures released this...

Bar and shopping hours to be extended in Spain’s Murcia region as COVID-19 cases drop

MURCIA will allow bars and shops to open after 8.00 pm from this Wednesday night(February 24) as new COVID-19 infections continue to...

Route out of lockdown in Spain’s Valencia region – official announcement expected on Thursday

COVID restrictions in Valenciana expect to be eased from Monday, March 1, but such decisions will be made "with rigour, caution and...

Spain’s Andalucia detects 650 COVID-19 cases Monday in lowest daily count since January 2 – while incidence rate falls...

ANDALUCIA registered 650 new coronavirus cases on Monday, its lowest daily tally since January 2. According to figures...

Marbella and Estepona on track to open borders this week as COVID-19 incident rate falls below 500 cases per...

MARBELLA’S COVID-19 incidence rate has fallen below 500 cases per 100,000 people. Standing at 498 cases as of Monday,...

ILLEGALLY-OPEN restaurant on Spain’s Costa Blanca hides diners to avoid arrest in COVID-19 rule swoop

A police raid on an Elche restaurant over COVID-19 rule-breaking proved to be far from a routine matter, as diners tried to...

Top court rebuffs bar and restaurant reopening bid as being ‘against public interest’ in Spain’s Valencian Community

JUDGES at the Valencia Superior Court (TSJ) have thrown out a bid to reverse the closure of bars and restaurants in the...

COVID-19 infections continue to go down in tandem with hospital admissions in Spain’s Valencian Community

COVID-19 infection rates are maintaining their major downward trend according to today's(February 19) briefing from the Valencian health ministry.

RECENT FALLS in new COVID-19 infections slow down in Spain’s Valencian Community

3,065 new coronavirus cases were reported tonight(February 18) in the latest update from the Valencian health ministry. On a...

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