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Bills set to come down next month

Minister for the ecological transition Teresa Ribera has vowed that electricity bills could come down by as much as 30% – starting next month. She...

More people require hospital care for Covid

The number of people requiring hospital treatment for Covid-19 in the Valencia region continues to rise. The regional health department reported on Tuesday that 651...

Free train on Sundays

Travel on the TRAM train services in Alicante and Castellón provinces, and the Metrovalencia tube and train services in the regional capital will be...

Cheaper vehicle inspections promised

Bringing the ITV (MOT) motor vehicle inspection service back under public control will enable the service to be improved and fees lowered, according to...

Mixed reception for face mask law

The requirement to wear a face mask in most indoor spaces came to an end on Wednesday, after being in force for 700 days,...

Aid on track for Ukraine

The Valencia government is now sending all aid for Ukraine by train. Regional councillor for transport and public works, Arcadi España said: “At the moment...

Processions proceed once more

The Easter pageants are back after two missing years due to the pandemic. Colourful, moving and passionate – the processions form an integral part of...

Councils prepare for a safe Easter

Costa town halls have outlined their emergency plans to keep the area safe over the busy Easter holiday period. Both Orihuela and Calpe councils staged...

Processions proceed once more

The Easter pageants are back after two missing years due to the pandemic. Colourful, moving and passionate – the processions form an integral part of...

Tourist tax law set to be approved for Valencia region

The so-called tourist tax (tasa turística) was presented by the ruling coalition in the regional parliament in Valencia this week. Town halls will be able...

Costa Living breakdown

Costa Blanca News is very sorry to report that a breakdown at the printing press has meant that the Costa Living supplement has not...

Law readied to tackle ‘aggressive’ climate change

The regional government’s long-awaited law to tackle climate change has moved a step closer to the statute books. The ambitious ‘Ley de Cambio Climático y...

Major boost for health service announced

The regional government is preparing to give permanent jobs to 6,000 healthcare professionals who were employed on a temporary basis to tackle the Covid-19...

‘Immoral profits’ denounced

Greenpeace has calculated that oil companies have made an extra €3.3 billion in Europe due to the rise in prices which followed the Russian...

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Credit from Valencia to fund fuel discount

The regional government is making €50 million available to petrol stations so they can cover the cost of the 20 cent per litre fuel...