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Horse meat is confirmed

The Director General of Consumer Affairs has confirmed that traces of horse meat have been found in two of three lots of burgers seized a few weeks ago from the Canary Islands. The two batches which proved positive were from Tenerife and Fuerteventura. The third was from Lanzarote but tests have not yet concluded.

Oil tax could go to the Canaries

  The Spanish Government is being urged to introduce a bonus tax on oil finds and give the money to the area where drilling is taking ...Full Article

Council closes “Radio Rambla”

  Budget cuts have led San Juan de la Rambla to close its municipal radio station.   The local council has decided to close down “Radio ...Full Article

79 dead and 77 injured

  Flight from London Heathrow crashes in south of Gran Canaria while coming into land.   British Consulate welcomes successful crisis exercise involving military authorities and ...Full Article

Hotel managers facing the sack

Fourteen hotel managers in the south of Tenerife are facing the sack following a controversy over foreign students used as staff. Their dismissal has been provisionally ...Full Article

Waiting lists “far beyond” legal limits

  Health cuts are said to be having a disastrous effect on waiting lists in the Canary Islands. Latest statistics show patients are facing a lengthy ...Full Article

Tenerife holds its own on tourism numbers

  Tourism chiefs believe Tenerife is still overcoming the economic crisis after ending 2012 with nearly five million visitors. The final total of 4,903,497 is lower ...Full Article

La Orotava seeks new tourism status “Gran Afluencia” BID

  La Orotava is to bid for official status as an important attract of tourism. The local council feels this will benefit all traders and help ...Full Article

Adeje’s new face of shopping

  Adeje is to get two more commercial centres which will transform the face of tourists shopping in the south. One of them is to occupy ...Full Article

Hunt for Arsonists leads to arrests

  Tenerife has sent out a very clear warning to anyone who starts a forest fire, either intentionally or through reckless behaviour. Last summer, there was ...Full Article
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