Category Archives: National

Norwegian

Norwegian laying off employees in Spain

Because of fewer travelers in winter than in summer, Norwegian has decided to lay off about 50 pilots distributed on bases in Spain, England and Finland. The pilots are employed…

torremolinos beach

New record for Spanish tourism

Never before have so many foreign tourists visited Spain. The Spanish government announced that this has been the best year ever for the Spanish tourism industry. Between June and September the…

Teresa Romero Ramos

Spanish nurse recovered from Ebola

The Spanish nurse Teresa Romero is now recovered from Ebola after she tested negative twice for the virus. She tested negative for the virus on Sunday, but in order to…

guardia civil british criminal

British criminal arrested in Madrid

The supposed leader of a criminal narcotics organisation was wanted by Belgian authorities for bringing 155 kilos of cocaine into Belgium in 2011. Guardia Civil received information that the 47 year…

Airport LPA

Gran Canaria becomes airbase for Ebola transport

The UN has asked the Spanish Foreign Ministry for permission to make use of Gran Canaria airport as a base for transport to the Ebola-hit countries in Africa. United Nations…

From rain to spain

From rain to Spain

Two cyclists from UK are due to arrive in Benalmádena this week after a 2.000 mile ride for charity. Paul Kearns and Steve Tindall started from Baildon in West Yorkshire…

Health Minister Ana Mato

Health minister asked to resign

Hospital workers gathered outside Madrid’s hospital to express their concerns about their own safety. Health workers in Spain are in panic over the lack of training and lack of equipment…

Kebab

Horse, chicken and turkey found in kebabs

6 of 25 kebabs that were supposed to be made of beef contained 60% chicken. The Spanish consumer organisation Organización de Consumidores y Usuarios (OCU) has analyzed 25 kebabs in Madrid. In 24 of…

Manuel García

Spanish nurse infected by Ebola

Treated the two infected priests at the Carlos III Hospital in Madrid and was infected herself. The woman had felt slightly ill since Tuesday last week and was hospitalized today with a high…

dolphin

The noise from oil drilling can harm whales

The test drillings outside the Canary Islands can create noise of up to 180 decibels that can harm whales and dolphins in a large area. The scientific reports that Repsol was using to apply…