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Bank watchdog to be set up

The government is creating an authority to defend the interests of clients of financial institutions. Minister for the economy, Nadia Calviño said it will have...

Briton accused of killing partner

A 68-year-old British man has been accused of killing his 56-year-old partner at Camposol urbanisation in Mazarrón. The suspect faces a charge of homicide and...

Tourism tax gets the go-ahead

The so-called ‘tourism tax’ (tasa turística) has been passed by the regional parliament in Valencia and is due to come into force in a...

Apps for OAPs

A pilot project to teach older people about new technology, so they can use online banking and the regional health service application, was presented...

European super cartel taken down in six countries

Coordinated raids have been carried out across Europe and the United Arab Emirates (UAE), targeting both the command-and-control centre and the logistical drugs trafficking...

Exports on the up

Exports from the Valencia region brought in €29.5 billion for the first nine months of 2022, and increase of 25% on the same period...

Battery bonus

After multinational car manufacturer Volkswagen confirmed on Wednesday that they will construct their battery Gigafactory in Sagunto in Valencia province, regional president Ximo Puig...

Cutting-edge robotic surgery arrives

Robotic-assisted surgery systems are being acquired for another five hospitals in the Valencia region, including Elche general and four in Valencia province. The Da Vinci...

How to vote in the local elections

SOME town halls have been holding meetings to explain to UK residents how to go about registering if they want to vote or stand...

Advice on legalising illegal homes

A public meeting is being held at Alfaz del Pi town hall this month about the new MIT licences that are being issued by...

Council to bring in 35-hour working week

Villajoyosa town hall has approved the implementation of a 35-hour working week for public employees from April 1, 2023. Councillor for human resources, Kiko Carreres...

Guardia Civil free abused kidnap victim

A VIDEO that was brought to the attention of the Guardia Civil in Mijas allowed officers to free a kidnap victim who had suffered...

Horse refuge appeals for support following rains

THE CYD Santa María horse rescue centre in Alhaurín el Grande has sent out an appeal for help following recent rains that have left...

Years of worker lawsuits cost town hall €1m

TORREMOLINOS town hall announced last week that worker lawsuits over wrongful dismissal, discrimination against union members or workplace harassment, all during previous administrations, will...

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Deep snow in Alicante province

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Brexit passport rule changes

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