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Expansion of Plaza Mayor

The large shopping and entertainment center, the Plaza Mayor, next to IKEA in Malaga will be expanded significantly over the next years. There will be an expansion totaling 30,000 square…

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Train line becomes green trail

Malaga’s first “Via Verde” will be inaugurated later this year. It is a stretch of five kilometers of a disused railway line which is now being restored to a pedestrian…

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Toxic cloud over Barcelona

After an explosion in a factory outside Barcelona, an orange toxic cloud has spread over the city and the government has asked people to stay indoors. It was Thursday morning…

The reported works. Photo: AHSA

Nature reserve endangered

Illegal construction work in the nature reserve Lagunas de La Mata at Torrevieja has been discovered and reported to the police. Environmentalists discovered the construction work while observing the bird…

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Drunk helicopter pilot

A helicopter pilot flying helicopter ambulance in Tenerife was arrested intoxicated by the Guardia Civil just before an emergency. The behavior of the pilot made the staff on Tenerife south…

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Mar Menor water sports recognized

Mar Menor on the Costa Calida was awarded the Banderas Estación Náutica last week because of the wide range of water sports activities. Water sports is one of the activities…

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Gas prices are dropping

The price of gas is expected to fall by up to 20% this year, this assuming that the current trend of low oil prices persist. The average price of a…

The airport of Gran Canaria. Photo: Wikipedia

Norwegian considering the Canary Islands

Low-cost airline Norwegian is considering Gran Canaria and / or Tenerife as a future hub for traffic to the African and American continents. Bjørn Kjos, head of Norwegian airlines, had…

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Illegal cockfights stopped

Guardia Civil has arrested a 37 year old man and 45 others involved in organized cockfights in a warehouse in the Valencia province The arrests came after a tip from…

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Classic vehicles exhibition in Málaga

Last year’s exhibition is now being followed up with “II Retro Auto & Moto Malaga, Salón del vehículo Clasico”, an exhibition of classic cars and motorcycles in Malaga. The exhibition…