European Medicines Agency warns against fourth Covid jab in general Spanish population
The European regulator argues that injecting repeated boosters over short periods..

Mazarron demands Covid testing points in the municipality
Health centres in Mazarrón are struggling to fulfil the demand for Covid..

Over 6,000 new cases in past 24 hours: Murcia Covid update
Murcia reported five fatalities in the last day, including two people in their..

Lowest number of cases in one day in the last two weeks: Andalusia Covid update January 19
Infection and incidence rates have both dropped once again, but the number..

Over 18s in Murcia can now book Covid booster jabs
Third doses have been made available to the entire adult population in the..

Spain Covid update January 19: incidence falls for first time since November
Hospital pressure and fatalities continue to rise in Spain and are expected..

Omicron or flu? How to tell the difference between symptoms
How to tell the difference between the early signs of the Omicron variant..

Murcia has the fourth highest infection rate of healthcare workers in Spain
A damning study has revealed that 1,061 nurses and doctors have caught Covid..

Covid cases soar to 7,291 in 24 hours: update Murcia January 18
Hospital pressure in the Region of Murcia increases with 55 Covid patients..

Yesterday was just a blip, today is better again: Andalusia Covid update January 18
The incidence rate in Andalucía has resumed its downward trend today after..

Spain breaks another infection record: Covid update January 18
Both infections and the incidence rate have reached new heights in Spain..

EU countries ramp up Covid requirements with mandatory jabs and passports
In Austria, vaccinations will be mandatory for all adults while France has..

Over 50s in Murcia can now get booster jabs with no appointment
Children aged 11 and under in Murcia can also get their first jab without an..

Madrid supports adding Djokovic to the Mutua Open line-up
The mayor believes the tennis star’s presence would be a ‘big win’ for..

5-year-old boy dies from Covid in Aguilas
He is the youngest child to have died from coronavirus in the Region of Murcia..

Over 30 per cent more infections in just one week: Murcia Covid update January 17
11 Covid deaths registered in the Region of Murcia over the weekend..

Incidence rate goes back up for first time in nearly a week: Andalusia Covid update January 17
After falling for six days straight, the 14-day rate in Andalucía has gone..

Dozens fined in Murcia for not wearing masks indoors
In Cartagena and Murcia, no hospitality venues have been sanctioned for exceeding..

Spain begins key week for predicting the end of the sixth wave
Last week Spain experienced a consistent decrease in daily infections..

No-appointment Covid testing points in the Region of Murcia until January 23
Cartagena, Torre Pacheco, Fuente Álamo and more are offering free Covid tests..

Only 6 per cent of adults in Spain are unvaccinated
The Omicron variant has created a surge in vaccinations throughout Spain..

Mayor of Totana dies after weeks in ICU with coronavirus
The Mayor had been in a Murcia hospital since December 20 After being..

Infections begin to stabilise in Murcia: Covid update January 14
Region of Murcia reports less than 7,000 infections for the second consecutive..

Andalusia extends Covid Passport until January 31
The certificate is required to access bars and health centres in Andalucía..

AntiCovid chewing gum to hit the market in Spain
‘Chewing Mask’ gum will be available in supermarkets in the Canary Islands..

Andalusia incidence rate is half that in Spain: Andalusia Covid update January 14
The incidence rate has fallen for the fourth consecutive day to stand at 1..

Rapid Covid tests: Spain goes from most expensive to cheapest overnight
The government has set a price cap of 2.94 euros on over-the-counter antigen..

France reopens its borders to vaccinated Brits
Quarantine has been scrapped but travellers will still need a Covid test to..

Sixth wave begins to slow down: Spain Covid update January 14
Spain could be approaching the peak of the pandemic wave As predicted..

Incidence rate falls for third day in a row: Andalusia Covid update January 13
The 14-day cumulative rate is dropping faster and faster as the week goes on..

Spain advances booster jab to everyone over the age of 18
Wait time between second and third doses has been reduced to five months in..

Murcia incidence rate skyrockets to 4,711: Covid update January 13
Region of Murcia reports almost 7,000 positive cases in the past 24 hours..

Half of ICUs in Spain in very high-risk Covid category
The occupancy rate exceeds 25% in 26 provinces in Spain The explosion..

Spain sets price cap of 2.94 euros on pharmacy antigen tests
The lower price for Covid tests will come into effect in Spain on Saturday..

Spain debates extending Covid booster to under 40s
Almost 16 million people in Spain have now received a third coronavirus vaccine..

Booster jabs available for over 40s in Murcia from January 14
Although more booster shots are being made available, there are still 77,000..

Europe concerned about countries overusing Covid boosters
The EMA is worried that too many jabs will ‘saturate’ the immune system..

Incidence rate drops in three regions: Spain Covid update January 13
The sixth wave could be slowing down, according to Spain’s Minister for Health..

More than 300 health care workers infected in Malaga in 15 days
At the end of last year, 986 staff were on sick leave from Andalucía hospitals..

Experts in Spain divided over whether to treat Covid like flu
The WHO has advised Spain not to act ‘prematurely’ by downgrading the health..

New Covid restrictions: Murcia suspends care home visits for two weeks
Elderly residents in the Region of Murcia will have to go without seeing family..

Why antigen tests are not sold in supermarkets in Spain
Spain has one of the highest prices for the Covid diagnostic tests in Europe..

Cumulative incidence surpasses 2,300 mark: Valencia Covid update January 11
Valencia region's Ministry of Health records 16,364 infections in the last..

WHO predicts half of Europeans will have Omicron within 8 weeks
The more transmissible Covid strain is now the dominant one in Western Europe..

Antiviral pills poised to join the Covid battle in Spain
How the medication works and what side effects it could present The..

Spanish airports struggle to recover pre-Covid figures
Only 10 airports in Spain have recovered to 2019 commercial flight numbers..

Deltacron panic over as lab admits to unfortunate error
Scientists believe that the Cypriot Covid variant ‘probably doesn’t exist..

Covid has accelerated climate change according to Cartagena study
The issue of climate change is becoming increasingly urgent across the globe..

Omicron vaccine developed by Pfizer set to be ready by March
The new drug will offer more protection against the Omicron Covid strain..

What should I do if I test positive for Covid-19?
These are the current guidelines for getting tested and isolating if you catch..

No-appointment Covid testing points extended for two weeks in the Region of Murcia
Municipalities in Murcia will have extra staff to carry out testing..

How much should Spain charge for home antigen tests?
Spain is one of the most expensive countries for over-the-counter Covid kits..

Cartagena maintains freeze on external table fees to help restauranteurs survive Covid
Covid restrictions in Cartagena, Murcia, have negatively affected the hospitality..

Vaccine appointments available in Mazarron: January 13 to 21
Medical staff in Mazarrón, Murcia, will be vaccinating both adults and children..

Booster jabs now available for over 45s in the Region of Murcia
Appointments for third booster doses can be booked online by Murcia residents..

Blow for businesses as Covid forces cruise ship passengers in Cartagena to remain in managed groups
Passengers will be confined to bubble groups at the Murcia port due to Omicron..

Andalusia extends the age for booster shots to 52-year-olds
Anyone over the age of 52 can now book an appointment to get their Covid booster..

How to book an appointment for a Covid vaccine or booster shot in Spain
Here are instructions for making an appointment to get vaccinated against coronavirus..

Spain to monitor Covid like the common flu
The Spanish president believes the time is right to treat coronavirus as an..

What are the current Covid restrictions in the Murcia region: January 10
Covid measures have been extended until January 14 by the Murcia government..

Omicron inflates antigen test prices in Spain
Spanish president vows to regulate the cost of Covid tests The government..

Book a Covid vaccine or booster appointment in Murcia
These are the steps you have to take to get a vaccination appointment for a..

Is this the start of the end of the sixth wave in Spain?
The seven-day figure in Spain has dropped 76 points in recent days Usually..

How to renew a Covid passport in Murcia
The Region of Murcia has given residents the option to easily renew their certificate..

Cyprus detects new Deltacron variant
Deltacron is a mixture of both the Delta and Omicron Covid strains Cypriot..

Spain recalls antigen tests after Ireland reports false positives
The rapid Covid tests have been removed from pharmacies in Spain and Ireland..

How to obtain a Covid passport in Murcia
Residents in the Region of Murcia can now download their passes online..

More than 8 million students return to school across Spain
Classes in Spain will have to quarantine if more than 5 Covid cases are confirmed..

WHO criticises countries administering fourth Covid vaccine
The health authorities hope to fully vaccinate 70% of the population by mid..

Covid booster jabs offered to over 50s in Alicante
Men over 55 account for 50% of ICU admissions in Alicante province With..

Close contacts in Murcia can now book antigen tests online
From next week, tests will be available at dedicated Covid points throughout..

Mazarron reports 57 new cases as incidence rate soars
The incidence rate in the Mazarrón municipality is well over 1,000 cases per..

1 in 3 Murcia residents will be infected by sixth coronavirus wave
A third of the population in the Region of Murcia will have had Covid before..

No quarantine for vaccinated travellers to England, and day-2 LFTs replace PCR
There are new travel rules for going to England on January 7 and 9, including..

Cut price flights advertised for Spain in January
Air Europa and Iberia have launched budget-priced campaigns for trips to Spain..

Covid booster without appointment for over 60s in Murcia
Some 85,000 people in the Region of Murcia are yet to receive their first dose..

Delta variant R number was around 1.1: Omicron is estimated to be between 3-5
The latest indication from experts reveals the new strain is up to five times..

Covid restrictions according to risk level in the Region of Murcia
A guide of the different risk levels in the Region of Murcia and the corresponding..

How to get a Covid passport
Covid passports are being issued by health departments in each individual..

Further six deaths in Valencia region: Covid Update July 27
1,876 daily infections and 2,158 recoveries across the region's three provinces..

<span style='color:#780948'>ARCHIVED</span> - New cases continue on upward trajectory: Valencia Covid update January 12
The 14-day cumulative incidence in the region, including Alicante province..

<span style='color:#780948'>ARCHIVED</span> - Death rate keeps rising but incidence rate falls: Andalusia Covid update January 12
A further 30 people died today, two more than yesterday, but the incidence..

<span style='color:#780948'>ARCHIVED</span> - New record broken with over 7,600 new cases in 24 hours: Murcia Covid update January 12
Murcia Covid indicators still on the rise, including fatalities and hospitalisations..

<span style='color:#780948'>ARCHIVED</span> - Incidence exceeds 3,000 cases for first time ever: Spain Covid update January 12
A further 247 people have died and Spain remains firmly in the high-risk category..

<span style='color:#780948'>ARCHIVED</span> - Dates and times of Covid testing points in the Region: Cartagena, Torre Pacheco, San Pedro and more
No appointment is needed for Murcia residents who want to take an antigen test..

<span style='color:#780948'>ARCHIVED</span> - Highest daily death rate since September: Andalusia Covid update January 11
While more people have died in the last 24-hour period than has been seen in..

<span style='color:#780948'>ARCHIVED</span> - Murcia breaks another Covid record with 6,612 cases in last 24 hours: update January 11
Six further deaths were reported in the Region of Murcia in the latest update..

<span style='color:#780948'>ARCHIVED</span> - Spain exceeds 90,000 Covid-related deaths: update January 11
The incidence rate in Spain is approaching 3,000 cases per 100,000 inhabitants..

<span style='color:#780948'>ARCHIVED</span> - Hospitalisations fall and the 7-day incidence rate shows promise: Andalusia Covid update January 10
The 7-day incidence rate is 627.5 cases, which could show a change in the curve..

<span style='color:#780948'>ARCHIVED</span> - Booster jabs in Alhama de Murcia: January 13
50- to 59-year-olds from Alhama de Murcia can book their appointments now..

<span style='color:#780948'>ARCHIVED</span> - Highest Saturday figure ever in Murcia as incidence rate soars: Covid update January 10
This weekend saw more record-breaking coronavirus figures in the Region of..

<span style='color:#780948'>ARCHIVED</span> - Valencian Community adds new record of infections: Covid update January 7
The province of Alicante has registered more than 10,000 new cases With..

<span style='color:#780948'>ARCHIVED</span> - Infections beginning to plateau: Andalusia Covid update January 7
The incidence rate is still climbing, but at a slower rate than before, while..

<span style='color:#780948'>ARCHIVED</span> - Over 23,000 active cases in the Region of Murcia: Covid update January 7
Murcia health centres are bearing the brunt of the sixth wave Now that..

<span style='color:#780948'>ARCHIVED</span> - No-appointment Covid testing points across Murcia: Mazarron, Fuente Alamo, San Javier and more
Those who think they may have Covid can get tested without an appointment in..

<span style='color:#780948'>ARCHIVED</span> - Andalusia debates reducing Covid quarantine further
The Andalucía president believes that quarantine is devastating local businesses..

<span style='color:#780948'>ARCHIVED</span> - Covid test scrapped for vaccinated travellers from Spain to Ireland
Passengers from Spain who are double jabbed will not have to undertake a test..

<span style='color:#780948'>ARCHIVED</span> - Covid vaccination point in Aguilas: January 7
First jabs, booster doses and children’s vaccines will all be available in..

<span style='color:#780948'>ARCHIVED</span> - Sales of LFTs surge by 69 per cent in the runup to Christmas
More than 130,000 antigen tests were sold in Murcia during Christmas Eve and..

<span style='color:#780948'>ARCHIVED</span> - Alicante trails behind in 2021 employment growth
The province of Alicante is the seventh worst in Spain for creating jobs..