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Spain on course for another record-breaking year as tourism soars

Spain is on course for another record as the number of visitors this year is expected to hit 80 million with expenditure of 84 billion euros. The Ministry of Energy, Tourism and the Digital Agenda estimates that the number of inbound tourists to Spain will increase by approximately seven per cent in the fourth quarter of 2017 and that ...Full Article

Massive haul of cocaine found in removals lorry

Police on the Costa del Sol intercepted 101 kilograms of cocaine hidden inside second-hand furniture and destined for London. The drugs were found when a removals lorry was stopped ...Full Article

Police warning over clandestine sale of drugs after major operation

The Spanish Civil Guard, in conjunction with Interpol worldwide, has intervened about 4,507,050 doses of counterfeit drugs, including enhancers of sexual function and muscle mass. The operation has resulted ...Full Article

Tourism leaders in Mallorca still want ban on alcohol offers

Tourism leaders in Magaluf are once again calling for a ban on alcohol in all-inclusive hotels, happy hours, free bars and two-for-one offers to help in their fight against ...Full Article

Nigerian women forced to work as prostitutes under death threats

National Police agents have disarticulated an organisation of Nigerian origin dedicated to the trafficking of women for the purpose of sexual exploitation. As a result of the operation, five ...Full Article

Palma capital losing its identity because of mass tourism, residents claim

Mallorca’s capital of Palma is in danger of becoming a theme park unless something is done to stop the mass influx of tourists. The claim comes as a second ...Full Article

Spanish DAESH suspect shared scenes of death sentences

Another DAESH suspected has been arrested following liaison between the police in Belgium and Spain. The 26-year-old man, of Spanish nationality and Moroccan descent, was arrested in Zaventem (Belgium), ...Full Article

Spain wants to end “tourist seasons” in favor of all-year holiday appeal

Sustainable tourism is the way forward for Spain which will seek to promote an all-year-round season. Minister for Energy, Tourism and Digital Agenda, Álvaro Nadal, attending the annual meeting ...Full Article

Spanish unemployment level continues to fall despite September blip

The number of recorded unemployed at the State Public Employment Services rose in September by 27,858 people on the previous month. Over the last eight years, the average number ...Full Article

Police warn about bank ATM machine frauds

Police have issued a warning about customers who use a bank machine which might have been tampered with. They say organised gangs are using all sorts of ploys to ...Full Article
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