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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 “uncivic tourism”. Police believe they are winning the war against drunken behaviour and serious crime after doubling the number of arrests during this holiday season compared to ...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 ...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 ...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 ...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 ...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, ...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 ...Full Article

Hashish found in bottles inside fuel tank

Drug traffickers try all sorts of ways of trying to smuggle in their illegal wares into Spain. However, police weren’t caught out when they became suspicious ...Full Article

Couple holding hands struck by lightning

A Swiss couple were injured, one of them seriously, after being struck by lightning at a tourist spot. The man and woman, aged 44 and 53, ...Full Article

Spanish generosity as bone marrow donations soar

Spain continues to demonstrate its solidarity, this time in terms of bone marrow donation. As at the end of July, Spain had close on 340,000 bone ...Full Article
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