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Campsite coronavirus chaos

The government decree issued last week, stating that all hotels, short term holiday rentals and campsites had to close caused alarm and upset throughout...

Airports remain open

Many airlines will only operate emergency flights to Spain. The government has halted entry to Spain for non-residents via land borders – but airports and...

Vote of no confidence tabled

Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn has tabled a motion of no confidence in the government saying tonight saw the largest defeat for a government since...

Beauty spot receives huge government grant

MORAIRA council has just obtained the largest grant in the history of the town, which  will be used for the recovery and enhancement of...

Government on the brink

A VOTE of no-confidence debated yesterday (Thursday) in parliament and set to be voted today is set to end PM Mariano Rajoy's rule sooner...

Cash payment limit dropped to €1,000

THE CABINET will tomorrw (Friday) approve new measures to fight fiscal fraud, including a new limit on payments in cash to €1,000. Currently, cash payments...

Opposition join forces to scrap PP ‘gagging law’

THE PP government this week began to feel the consequences of no longer having an overall majority as all left-wing and nationalist parties joined...

Valencia sentenced to pay emergency services €5 million

THE current government will have to pay the city’s firemen and policemen up to €5 million after failing to properly compensate them for an...

King begins investiture meetings

King Felipe VI has this morning held the first meetings with parliamentary political party leaders ahead of a new investiture vote - which now...

Socialists to allow PP rule

The Federal Committee of the PSOE socialist party yesterday (Sunday) voted in favour of abstaining during the second investiture vote scheduled for this week...

Gandía council under threat

GANDIA'S left-wing coalition government could be in danger now that the sole councillor for centre-right Ciudadanos has withdrawn his support. Ciro Palmer was key in...

PM agreement reached… but still not enough

Acting PM Mariano Rajoy's PP party and centrists Ciudadanos led by Albert Rivera have finally signed an agreement to vote in favour of Rajoy's...

Christmas Day elections for Spain?

The stalemate result of the June general elections - the second in six months - could end up seeing Spaniards going back to the...

Top minister to visit Costa Blanca News

ACTING foreign minister José Manuel García-Margallo will visit Costa Blanca News next week. The veteran politician will be shown around the newspaper’s headquarters in Finestrat. He...

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