New bill to tighten security

Government plans to upgrade ID and security procedures for car hire, holiday apartment rentals, booking flights and the purchase of gas bottles

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Interior minister Juan Ignacio Zoido (centre) Photo: EFE

THE Ministry for the Interior is planning extra security measures and more personal information exchanges with private companies for car and holiday apartment rentals and the booking of flights.

In a meeting held last week in Madrid, ministry officials presented 11 specific counter-terrorism measures to the parties that form the national anti-jihadist pact (all parties represented in parliament except Podemos and the majority of Catalan and Basque nationalists).

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