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Spanish tourist attractions may ban selfie sticks to preserve monuments

Tourists visiting two of Spain’s most popular monuments may be banned from taking selfies. Culture experts say there should also be a veto on using mobile phones, flash photography and even trolley-like small suitcases in a bid to prevent damage to the ancient buildings.Full Article

Massive haul of counterfeit clothes and shoes

Police have seized more than 40,000 counterfeit items of clothing and shoes which were sent over from Portugal to flood the Spanish markets, both on the streets and in ...Full Article

Year ends with zero inflation as Spanish prices fluctuate

Inflation in Spain closed 2015 at zero thanks to energy products and non-processed foods. According to data published by the Spanish National Statistics Institute, the Consumer Price Index (CPI) ...Full Article

New report reveals amazing performance of maritime rescue services

The maritime rescue service in Spain has been praised for its outstanding work during 2015 and hailed as “a shining example in Europe.” Minister for Development, Ana Pastor was ...Full Article

Major website sold illegal drugs around the world

Spanish police have taken part in an international operation to dismantle a gang which sold a wide spectrum of drugs via the internet. During the investigation, 6,000 shipments from ...Full Article

Custom officers find live eels in suitcases of Chinese tourists

Police found themselves with a rather slippery problem after opening the suitcases of several Chinese tourists at a busy international airport. Inside, they discovered nearly 50 live eels, still ...Full Article

Driver “cut off his own hand” to falsely claim accident compensation

A 42-year-old farmer who tried to claim more than 300,000 euros by hacking off his own hand and then claiming it had been cut off in a road accident ...Full Article

Spain must press ahead with reforms and path to recovery, says Rajoy

Spain is on the way to stabilty but all efforts must now be made to ensure the path to recovery is consolidated. During an interview on the ‘Herrera en ...Full Article

New contracts up and jobless figure drops again to just over four million

The number of unemployed registered with the Public Employment Services fell by 55,790 in the month of December, 1.34 per cent down on the previous month. Unemployment has now ...Full Article

Eight Brits arrested as part of Costa del Sol cocaine trafficking raids

Eight Brits have been arrested after police caught them red-handed in the act of trying to buy cocaine worth more than 500,000 million euros on the Costa del Sol. ...Full Article
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