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Spain News

Spain news in English. A selection of news articles from across Spain, upcoming items of interest and articles of a time sensitive nature.

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 Elle Draper

Spain hires more staff at Drug Agency

Spain hires more staff at Drug Agency

This week 40 vacancies were posted to recruit more staff at the National Drug Agency (Agencia Española del Medicamentos). It comes as part of an initiative to bolster the evaluation and monitoring of drugs ahead of Britain’s exit from the European Union which may see the European regulator leaving London.

 Elle Draper

Two arrested for blackmailing a former employer

Two arrested for blackmailing a former employer

The Guardia Civil have arrested two people for blackmailing a former employer. The pair had demanded €100k to avoid the spreading of sexual images and videos.

 Ayuntamiento de Adeje

Comedy returns to the Adeje stage in September

Comedy returns to the Adeje stage in September

The Adeje department of creative development, under councillor Adolfo Alonso Ferrera, is bringing comedy back to the stage this September for the second year running with the ‘Adeje je je’ festival of laughs, continuing to promote theatre as a tool for cultural enrichment.

 British Embassy Press Releases

Licence stripped from holiday sickness firm

Licence stripped from holiday sickness firm

A firm responsible for pressuring people into making holiday-sickness claims has had its licence stripped by the Claims Management Regulator.

 Elle Draper

Indian government to donate Gandhi statue to Adeje

Indian government to donate Gandhi statue to Adeje

The Indian government has pledged to donate a sculpture of Mahatma Gandhi to the Tenerife town of Adeje.

 Elle Draper

The people of Vélez-Blanco

The people of Vélez-Blanco

This evening (August 18 2017) the people of Vélez-Blanco were celebrated in the unveiling of Alan’s ongoing project to photograph our neighbours within this friendly town that we now call home.

 Elle Draper

Arboleas gets Innovacion 14 approval

Arboleas gets Innovacion 14 approval

This week Arboleas became the first town to receive Innovacion 14, a move that was approved unanimously by the Urban Commission at the Junta de Andalucia.

 Ajuntament de Tossa de Mar

Tossa de Mar rewards tourist

Tossa de Mar rewards tourist

The Belgian tourist Marcel Ceulemans received today a diploma in recognition of his tourist loyalty to Tossa de Mar. The presentation was to recognise his spending 38 seasons in the town.