Feline DJ upsets residents of Lugo with loud music
A music-loving cat in Galicia took advantage of the absence of his owner to throw a house party Residents of the city of Lugo, in the north-western Spanish region of Galicia..

IMF lowers economic growth forecast for Spain in 2021
The decrease is offset by an upgrade in GDP predictions for 2022 As Spain continues to suffer the effects of the fifth wave of coronavirus infection the IMF has revised..

Spain ups the tempo of Covid vaccination as 3 million doses arrive this week
The Spanish government hopes to provide a first dose to 90 per cent of 20 to 29 year olds by mid-August Having received promises of large batches of coronavirus vaccines..

254 deaths in Spain could be related to Covid vaccines say Ministry of Health
If confirmed the figure would represent 0.0009 per cent of doses administered Just 7 cases are confirmed of death from blood clots after receiving the AstraZeneca vaccine..

Spain donates 750,000 doses of AstraZeneca vaccine to Latin America
Only 2.46 per cent of the population of Nicaragua are fully vaccinated as opposed to 55 per cent in Spain It has been announced this week that Spain has made its first..

Spain Covid update July 27: 26,000 more cases and 55 fatalities
The upward curve in the incidence rate flattens out with 55 per cent of the population of Spain fully vaccinated The latest daily update published by the Ministry of Health..

Underwater wine storage facility to be located off Cartagena coast
Wines will be aged under the sea off the coast of Cartagena The Port of Cartagena will play host to the first underwater winery in the Region of Murcia, via a first innovative..

Civil war projectile found in Jaen bullring
The device was located in the town of Santa Elena in the province of Jaén, Andalusia The explosives specialists of the TEDAX-NRBQ division of the Guardia Civíl of Jaen..

US government advises against travel to Spain and Portugal
Spiralling Covid infection rates lead to Spain joining the UK on Level 4 warning status It is rapidly becoming apparent that the summer of 2021 will not see the revitalization..

Police break up unauthorized Ibiza house party with 600 guests
Sant Antoni parties on as people flout Covid regulations despite increasing incidence rates The local police force of Sant Antoni in Ibiza report that in collaboration..

Complaints from vaccinated non-Spaniards in Catalunya unable to obtain Covid passports
Those not registered in the Catalan public health service have no access to online application procedures Reports continue to proliferate regarding non-Spaniards who face..

Delta variant accounts for 68 per cent of Covid cases in Spain
In the Comunidad Valenciana the Delta strain is responsible for 96 per cent of new coronavirus infections Data regarding the different strains of coronavirus present in..

Spain Covid update July 26: 61,000 cases and 47 deaths over the weekend
The rate of infection in Spain is close to matching the third wave peak in late January Optimism that the fifth wave of Covid infection in Spain might be nearing its peak..

Nestlé withdraw 46 ice-cream brands from Spanish supermarkets
Batches of ice-cream sold in Spain have been found to contain traces of ethylene oxide Nestlé, the largest food and drinks company in the world, has withdrawn a total..

Current restrictions on non-passengers entering Spanish airports to continue
For the foreseeable future, only those travelling on flights will be allowed into airport terminals in Spain Spain’s new Transport Minister has confirmed that there are..

Constitutional Court of Spain could invalidate the second pandemic state of emergency
Another 327,000 fines for curfew breaking and other offences could be annulled throughout Spain Following the ruling issued last week by Spain’s Constitutional Court..

Electricity outage leaves more than 120,000 people without power in Murcia
The outage in the Region of Murcia lasted more than an hour and a half A blackout on Saturday, July 24 left more than 120,000 residents of over 20 municipalities in the..

Construction activity in Spain up by 42 per cent so far this year
Nalanda report a sharp increase in construction projects across Spain as the sector recovers from the pandemic Data compiled by the Spanish multinational consortium Nalanda..

Nationwide power cut across Spain on Saturday coincided with 42-degree heat
Aircon units and fridges stopped all over Spain just as the latest heatwave reached its peak Just as the latest episode of extreme temperatures reached its peak in Spain..

Germany places the whole of Spain on red list for travel
Only the UK provided more foreign visitors to Spain than Germany in 2019! The international tourism sector in Spain was dealt yet another blow last Friday when the German..

Spain overtakes the UK with 54 per cent fully vaccinated against Covid
Over 30 million people in Spain have received at least one coronavirus vaccine dose The coronavirus immunization campaign got off to a slow start in Spain, dogged by supply..

Efforts continue to bring raging wildfire under control in Tarragona and Barcelona
1,400 hectares of land affected while another fire razes 2,500 hectares in Albacete Firefighters in southern Catalunya are optimistic that during Monday they will be able..

Fifth wave of Covid could reach its peak in Spain this week
Cautious optimism as the upward Spanish infection curve shows signs of flattening out Despite the marked increases over the last week in coronavirus infection rates in..

The price of fuel in Spain 21 per cent higher than a year ago
Although petrol and diesel prices in Spain continue to climb, they are still cheaper than the rest of Europe The price of petrol and diesel in Spain has continued its upward..