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Primark places thousands of workers on furlough across Spain as COVID-19 restrictions force closures – but vows to top...

PRIMARK is preparing ERTEs for thousands of its employees after forcing to close many of its stores due to coronavirus restrictions. The Irish fashion giant...

Over 500,000 AstraZeneca doses arrive in Spain in race to beat off Delta COVID-19 variant with second injections

SPAIN was today(June 21) scheduled to receive a shipment of 511,200 doses of the AstraZeneca vaccines as concerns grow over the possible spread of...

Gibraltar Parliament agree to £500m Coronavirus emergency budget

THE Gibraltar Government could borrow up to 500 million pounds for Coronavirus aid if the community requires it in the coming months.

LISTED: EVERY municipality in Spain’s Andalucia which has crossed the thresholds of 500 and 1,000 COVID-19 cases per 100,000...

DOZENS of municipalities have crossed one of two thresholds set by the Junta in Andalucia to determine stricter coronavirus measures. The first is a 14-day...

No home lockdowns planned if extra emergency measures are needed to fight COVID-19 on Spain’s Costa Blanca

A RETURN to home lockdowns is not on the agenda for the Valencian Community, according to president Ximo Puig. The regional leader was speaking this...

Costa Blanca cocaine dealer caught telling lock-down lies

GUARDIA CIVIL stopped a drug deal in its tracks this week when three occupants of a car failed to explain themselves. The vehicle had been...

Sale of alcohol to be BANNED in Spain’s Andalucia after 6pm in bid to fight COVID-19

ANDALUCIA has announced it will soon be illegal to sell alcohol past 6pm. The new measure is aimed at lowering the risk of coronavirus...

Costa Blanca and Valencia region COVID-19 infection rates remain the lowest in Spain

106 new coronavirus infections have been reported in the Valencian Community today(April 20) according to the regional health ministry. It's a modest rise of 33...

Mayor on Spain’s Costa Blanca demands some of €57 million aid from Government as next gota fria could be...

THE Mayor of Orihuela has issued a stark flood warning to Ximo Puig, the Valencian President. Emilio Bascuñana told Puig that unless granted more aid,...

Elderly allowed to exercise as from April 29 as part of Gibraltar ‘Golden Hour’ scheme

With the number of Gibraltar COVID-19 cases staying at ten the elderly can now exercise freely as minister predicts tough times ahead.

RAISE A GLASS as bars and restaurants reopen this Wednesday in key centres across Spain’s Murcia region

19 Murcia region municipalities will be able to reopen their bar and restaurant terraces at 75% capacity from this Wednesday(February 17). As COVID-19 infection rates...

EXPLAINED: The new Costa Blanca and Valencia restrictions after Spain’s State of Alarm ends

A midnight curfew and extended opening hours for bars and restaurants are the main headlines of amended restrictions announced by the Valencian government this...

CURFEWS AND CLOSURES: How the end of Spain’s State of Alarm will change COVID-19 rules

SPAIN'S second State of Alarm is set to finish on May 9 if Prime Minister, Pedro Sanchez, has his way. The measure was introduced on...

BREAKING: Spain to declare state of alarm tomorrow

The second state of alarm does not mean the country is entering another lockdown

CORONAVIRUS: All Gibraltar restaurants, bars and cafes to shut from Monday

ALL restaurants will be closed to the public from this Monday on Gibraltar Government orders to prevent the spread of Coronavirus on the Rock.

Coronavirus cases on Spain’s Costa Blanca increase by almost 50 per cent among young people

FIGURES released by the Valencian Community show that the number of younger people getting infected by COVID-19 is rising steeply. The region registered 715 new...

Is Spain seeing a second coronavirus wave? – the latest figures explained

Since the country began exiting the nationwide lockdown on May 11, 527 clusters of COVID-19 have been detected, counting more than 6,000 new cases

Latest COVID-19 infection and hospital numbers for the Costa Blanca and Valencia areas of Spain

COVID-19 infections are remaining constant in the Valencian Community with a very minor underlying upward trend. The Friday(May 28) figures from the regional health ministry...

READ THE LABEL: Spanish Health authorities warn against the use of facemasks containing graphene

Their request has been echoed by the national Ministry of Health, who has advised not to use surgical masks with graphene or graphene biomass.

Benidorm wants UK government permission for a special flight to Spain’s Costa Blanca in plea to create safe ‘travel...

BENIDORM wants the UK government to green-light a charter flight to help promote the Costa Blanca resort as a safe area for British tourists....

No national home lockdown ‘imminent’ in Spain as COVID-19 case count continues to race upwards

SPAIN'S Health Minister has ruled out any imminent national home confinement orders as new COVID-19 cases continue to climb across the country. Speaking today(November 2),...

Spain records 10,491 COVID-19 cases Wednesday but doubts emerge over Madrid figures while concern grows for Andalucia

SPAIN has added 10,491 coronavirus cases to its rolling total on Wednesday, a drop of 13% on yesterday, when 11,998 were recorded. It brings...

Spain races to contain Madrid’s COVID-19 resurgence as it announces lockdown measures ‘to avoid another state of alarm’

Regional leader Isabel Diaz Ayuso said at a press conference today that police patrols will be stepped up to enforce the new norms

Spain’s Catalunya to close its borders tomorrow along with gyms, bars and restaurants to fight coronavirus

CATALUNYA will close its external borders on Friday with the measure lasting for at least 15 days.  Interim president Pere Aragones also announced that all...

Spain registers 11,016 COVID-19 cases Wednesday as coronavirus patients in Madrid take up 41% of hospital beds

At the national level, 9.28% of beds are being taken up by COVID-19 patients, rising to 17.93% in intensive care units

Regional border closure to be extended for at least a week for Spain’s Costa Blanca and Valencian Community

TRAVEL in and out of the Valencian Community will continue to be curtailed beyond the week-long period scheduled to end this Friday(November 6). Valencian President,...

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