Friday, August 14, 2020

Ryanair passengers go without toilet paper on flight from Murcia to London

Passengers were forced to endure the three hour flight with no toilet paper

Argentine novelist wins Spanish book prize

For the best noir novel published in Spain

Lidl now pays its Spanish workforce more than Mercadona

Supermarket wars as Mercadona vows to keep 98% of staff

Amazon opens sixth logistic hub in Spain

Amazon will open a sixth logistics hub in Spain this autumn. Some 650 jobs will be created as a result

Spanish vineyards send as much wine as possible to UK before Brexit

In the first nine months of 2018, its wineries sold 32 million litres of vino to UK buyers - one third of its total global exports

Caught red-handed: Costa Blanca car thieves arrested while going equipped

CREVILLENTE Guardia Civil have arrested two Algerians, suspected of a spate of robberies throughout Costa Blanca South and Murcia.

CUTE ALERT: First look at newborn endangered Iberian Lynx cubs in Andalucia

The cute cubs, which are the world’s most endangered feline species, have passed their first health check-up at Jerez Zoo

WoodFactory: A Dutch owned business with a focus on quality

The San Pedro-based company creates naturally beautiful, functional and durable furniture for both interior and exterior spaces

Toledo Army Museum gives poignant insight into Spain’s military past

A poignant exhibition of wartime paraphernalia offers an insight into Spain’s military past

Gender violence across Spain could rise due to coronavirus quarantine

The free number 016 remains in operation during this time

ON FIRE: Olive Press breaks one MILLION hits barrier for April

To celebrate this landmark achievement we have decided to offer an unprecedented deal

Recent rainfall gives farmers in Spain’s Andalucia welcome relief as water restrictions lifted

FARMERS in Axarquia have been given welcome relief after recent heavy rainfall in the area has allowed current irrigation restrictions to be...

Expat author releases latest novel

Jane Finch, of Almeria, hopes 'The Black Widows' will be a success

Spain outlines €20 billion of savings in budget

Social spending to be hit hardest, while reforms to retirement age will be introduced

Drones discover Malaga province has more than 4,000 illegal buildings… and counting

MALAGA province has more than 4,000 undeclared buildings, an investigation has revealed.  The General Directorate of Cadastre discovered the haul last year after using drones...

How Popular is Online Gaming in Spain?

Nine in ten Spanish adults engage in some form of online gaming regularly according to a report by Spain’s association of private gambling companies,...

VIDEO: Spanish celebrity chef roasts beef with the British ambassador in Madrid

New Youtube video set in the kitchen promotes Spanish investment in Britain

Case of missing ‘child painter’ reopened 33 years after disappearing from Spain’s Malaga

His house was 150 meters from the bus stop but he failed to catch the bus and his trail was lost somewhere along this journey

Spain’s biggest uni Complutense broke and seeking private funds

Professors fear this may lead to the privatisation of Spain’s largest university

Spain’s equity release time bomb

Olive Press’ new legal eagle Antonio Flores on the defrauding of thousands of pensioners via a scheme to release capital from their homes

Police name 17-year-old suspected of driving Barcelona terror van as death toll rises

King Felipe and Mariano Rajoy attend minute;'s silence as crowd chant 'I am not afraid'

European Commission launch probe into Antequera high-speed train centre

The Spanish government plans to apply to EU Regional Development Fund to cover the centre's €358.6 million price tag

Sevilla-based wine critic exposes ‘worst wines’ in the world

Wine expert Jose Olmedo has taken it upon himself to warn consumers off bottles that really are ‘scraping the barrel’

Madrid’s El Prado denies claims over ‘fake’ Hieronymus Bosch masterpiece

Brawl over ‘fake’ Hieronymus Bosch painting in El Prado