Friday, November 27, 2020

SOAP OPERA: British passengers flying from Spain accuse Ryanair of ditching soap in plane toilets after cabin crew ‘told...

BRITISH passengers have accused Ryanair of ditching soap in plane toilets. Cabin crew onboard the budget airline are said to have told passengers it is...

‘Best luxury all-inclusive resort in Spain’ coming to Costa del Sol with €150 million investment

A COSTA del Sol hotel is set to receive a €150 million makeover. The Princess hotel in Estepona will be turned into an all-inclusive luxury...

Electric shocker

Electricity bills in Spain third highest in Europe just behind Cyprus and Ireland

Who’s taking Brexit bets?

Mark Rickard of Smart Currency Exchange talks Brexit and currency with a knowledgeable ‘chap at the bar’

You wouldn’t sell it to your mother! The problem of rogue IFAs in Spain

As the EU investigates ways of helping expat victims report unregistered financial advisors, James Bryce swims with the financial sharks to look at the problem of rogue IFAs operating in Spain

Torrevieja rated ‘cheapest in Spain’ for holiday rentals – last year prices low as €22 per person per night

AN online holiday site has rated Torrevieja as the ‘cheapest place in Spain’ to get a one-night family vacation rental in 2019.

Aena shares soar on first day on the Spanish stock market

The privatisation of the airport operator is the largest in the Eurozone for more than a decade

Budget airlines booming on flights to Spain

In April alone, 2.85 million Brits descended on Spain via low cost airlines

Ryanair announces 29 new routes to Spain in time for the summer

The changes will see more flights coming from Valencia, Alicante and Sevilla as well as domestic flight paths from Sevilla to Alicante and the Canary Islands. 

CONVERSION RATE UPDATE: GBP/EUR rate advances to 1.44

Sterling continues to go from strength to strength

Foreign Office Minister Grant Shapps meets the Olive Press

Foreign Office Minister Grant Shapps met the Olive Press on his whistle-stop Spanish business trip

World’s largest olive oil company in Spain lost €179 million last year

A lower harvest due to a bacteria outbreak could be partly to blame

Spain is pulling ahead in worldwide production race

In the last six months alone, Spain has produced 1.3 million vehicles

Spanish bank borrowing down for 17th month

Less than half of all time high 411 billion euros borrowed from ECB in January

Construction recommences at La Reserva in Sotogrande for first time since 2008

The groundbreaking announcement will see the completion of the final stage of infrastructure

Spain will need bailout of between €51-62 billion, according to official audit

Figures announced just days after world leaders urge Rajoy to seek formal rescue package

British expats are not registering on the padron and Costa del Sol towns are worried

COSTA del Sol towns popular with British expats are concerned at the rising number of unregistered residents.  It comes after new figures revealed at least...

First step for new Gibraltar bank

An application for a local retail bank in Gibraltar has been made

August sees highest number of job losses in Spain since 2008 as tourism season comes to a close

AT least 46,400 Spaniards lost their jobs in August as the tourism season began drawing to a close, new figures have revealed.  The figure is...

Luxury shopping market in Spain growing more than DOUBLE global average

SPAIN’S luxury shopping market is expected to more than double by 2025. It comes after a report by Bain & Co and Spanish luxury...

New €10 million shopping centre coming to Fuengirola and Mijas

WORK on a new €10 million shopping centre will begin on the border between Mijas and Fuengirola next summer. The project has been privately funded...

Secret millionaire comes to Granada

Secret Millionaire Mo Chaudry visits Granada Hotel

Dining Secrets of Andalucia is back and bigger and better than ever

Andalucia's leading restaurant portal has hundreds of the best places to eat

Costa del Sol media group fights off smear tactics to become Google innovator

Company faced a backlash and harassment from the current Google Trusted Photographers on the Costa del Sol

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