Twenty arrested in Ceuta and Cadiz for transporting illegal migrants
The National Police arrested 13 people in Cádiz (Andalusia) and another seven in Ceuta, all of whom face charges of illegal human trafficking. Twenty people have been..
American health authorities put Janssen vaccine on hold due to blood clots
300,000 doses of the vaccine, which the EMA authorised last month, were due to arrive in Spain over the next couple of weeks. The US's CDC (Centre for Disease Control and..
Death of a Toledo teacher given AstraZeneca vaccine to be investigated
Toledo University Hospital informed the Spanish Agency of Medicines and Health Products on Friday that a patient was in intensive care with a suspected adverse reaction to the..
Spanish Covid immunization program hit again by AstraZeneca delivery failures
Under-supply makes it impossible for health authorities to schedule their vaccination programs Yet another hitch has been encountered this week by Spain’s Ministry of..
Granada pharmaceutical plant to manufacture active ingredient of Covid vaccine by Moderna
The pharmaceutical plant in Granada (Andalusia) will be the first in Spain to manufacture the active ingredient of the mRNA vaccine against coronavirus. Rovi has..
60 sub-Saharan migrants repelled at the Spain-Morocco border fence in Ceuta
Numerous Africans are reported to have been gathering close to the border in recent weeks In recent months the problems caused by the migratory flow of unauthorized Africans..
EU to buy 2 billion coronavirus vaccines to pre-empt emergence of new variants
The European Commission is negotiating the purchase of some two billion Covid-19 vaccines for 2022 and 2023 with an aim to being ready for possible new variants of the virus..
Incidence rates up by 9 per cent over the weekend as a fourth wave of the pandemic hits Spain
197 more fatalities take the official coronavirus death toll to 76,525 in Spain The suspicion that increased socializing and travel over the Easter holidays could contribute..
More than 10.7 million doses of Covid vaccines administered in Spain by Monday evening
The vaccination process against coronavirus is finally picking up in Spain, and although incidence rates are on the up following the Easter holidays, the results of vaccinations..
Janssen vaccines will be given to 70 to 79 year olds when they arrive this week
The Spanish government is considering various possibilities regarding the AstraZeneca vaccine and will not make an announcement until it finds the ‘best possible decision’..
Police warn that burglars in Spain are using new trick to tell whether homes are occupied
The latest method that thieves are using to see whether properties in Spain are empty or not is harder to spot than previous tricks The National Police force has warned..
Spanish airport manager Aena forced into borrowing to counter coronavirus losses
Aena, the company which manages airports across Spain and South America and holds a majority share in Luton, suffered heavy losses last year due to travel restrictions caused..
Spain modifies new facemask rules to allow exceptions at beaches and swimming pools
Masks must be worn to walk along the beach but can be removed for swimming and sunbathing When the Spanish government presented its new law regarding anti-pandemic measures..
Jet2 cancels all Spanish flights and holidays before June 23rd
The cancellations also apply to other countries within its routes network Airline and holidays operator Jet2 says that it is cancelling all flights and holidays booked..
Barcelona looks towards the Russian market to reactivate tourism
Big-spending Russians are expected to flock to Catalunya in the second half of 2021 All of those involved in the Spanish international tourism industry are impatiently..
Political tension after police fire rubber bullets to disperse brawlers in Tenerife migrant camp
Critics denounce conditions at Las Raíces and warn against turning Tenerife into a prison island Figures published on Monday by Spain’s Ministry of the Interior underline..
New daily Covid vaccination record in Spain but fourth wave appears to be gathering momentum: Covid April 8
The 14-day infection rate rose by almost 4 per cent on Thursday alone as another 142 deaths were reported Forecasts made a month ago that the long-awaited acceleration..
More than 3 million Spanish residents now fully innoculated against Covid-19
Spain has broken its vaccination record again by administering 453,682 doses in a day. Three and a half months on from the launch of the coronavirus vaccination campaign..
Spain amends AstraZeneca use again: 60 to 69-year-olds will be vaccinated with AstraZeneca
All those in their 60s could now be immunized using the Oxford AstraZeneca product Yet another alteration to Spain’s policy regarding the use of the AstraZeneca coronavirus..
22 illegal migrants intercepted close to Cape Trafalgar lighthouse in Cadiz as flow of illegal migration continues
856 illegal migrants reached the Canaries during the second half of March. The flow of illegal migrants attempting to enter Europe via the Spanish coastline shows no sign..
Spain achieves new record with over 330,000 Covid vaccines administered in a day
The figure was reached just before the AstraZeneca jab was suspended in the under-60s Prior to the latest news regarding the doubts over the safety of the AstraZeneca vaccine..
February property sales steady in Spain but mortgage activity continued to decline
The long-term effects of the pandemic include less mortgage lending as job insecurity rises The latest monthly bulletin published on Wednesday by Spain’s property registrars..
Travelling in private vehicles without a facemask is not a fineable offence says DGT
The traffic authorities in Spain dispel speculation that the tougher rules could refer to family members in cars A doubt which has troubled many people in Spain for the..
8,800 new cases and 126 more fatalities as possibility of fourth Covid wave increases in Spain; Data April 7
Higher vaccination figures provide greater resistance to infection as unvaccinated over-80s are urged to contact their local medical centres The indications that a fourth..