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State of emergency – measures announced

Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez has announced the measures that will apply during the state of emergency in Spain, which were agreed in Cabinet today. These...

Madrid to close Ifema field hospital

Madrid regional government has brought forward the closure of huge Ifema exhibition hall field hospital to tomorrow (May 1) after pressure on hospitals in...

State of emergency to be extended until April 11

PM Pedro Sánchez has announced that he will be requesting parliament approval to extended the current state of emergency (in the state of alarm...

Coronavirus case trickle in Spain

FOURTEEN new cases of Covid-19 Coronavirus have been reported in Spain this week - taking the tally to 16 since the outbreak began last...

‘Social shield’ against the virus

THE GOVERNMENT has approved a third decree of measures, including 50 proposals by 11 ministries, to protect small businesses and the self-employed, and the...

Spain gets running and walking – in turns

Residents in Spain (such as this early-morning walker in Valencia) are exercising on the streets for the first time after seven weeks of coronavirus...

Number of coronavirus cases in Spain reaches 250

THE number of active coronavirus cases in Spain rocketed this week and currently stands at around 250 - with almost 100,000 worldwide. Of the total...

Nationwide cheer for medical personnel

A nationwide cheer to show support to the medical personnel attending those infected with Covod-19 has been called for tonight at 20.00 Residents are asked...

Spain surpasses China in Covid-19 cases

Spain has today (Monday) surpassed China in number of coronavirus cases. In this morning's daily breifing on the Covid-19 crisis, the government has announced...

PM presents ‘de-escalation’ plan

The government’s initial ‘de-escalation’ plan for lockdown was revealed by PM Pedro Sánchez this afternoon (Tuesday). after it was approved in a Cabinet...

Sevilla suspends Feria de Abril

One of the most popular events in Southern Spain, the Feria de Abril in Sevilla, has been suspended by the city authorities due to...

PM speaks to the nation

PM Pedro Sánchez gave an update on the exit plan this afternoon which will be carried out in Spain over the coming weeks. Amongst other...

Royals tested negative for Covid-19

The results of Covid-19 tests carried out on the Spanish royal family yesterday are all negative. The test were carried out after Queen Letizia...

Muslims in Spain condemn attacks

The Muslim communities throughout Spain have held numerous demonstrations and gatherings to condemn the terrorist attacks in Barcelona and Cambrils last week. All insist...

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