News from Spain
Tourism inspectors have slapped fines totalling more than half a million pounds on 32 hotels in Mallorca for overcrowding.
Private home owners in Mallorca who rent their properties out to holidaymakers will face fines of up to 30,000 euros if they breach new administration rules.
The Spanish Government has approved the Royal Decree on the reduction of consumption of plastic bags.
Hotel leaders in Benidorm are calling for urgent action after warning they are leaking Brits and in danger of losing a big slice of their main holiday market.
Spain’s Interior Minister, Juan Ignacio Zoido, has announced an increase in police presence in tourist areas within the Safe Tourism Plan for the summer campaign this year.
The Civil Guard has dismantled the largest synthetic drug laboratory in Spain.
It was party-time for the British Embassy in Spain as the world joined in celebrations for the Royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.
Spanish police made the discovery on the Costa del Sol and it took them five hours to find all the drugs which amounted to 170 kilos.
Benidorm is the latest Spanish holiday resort to get tough on anti-social behaviour, with the local council declaring: “We just won’t tolerate it!” The warning to rowdy ...Full Article
The Spanish Government is guaranteeing the rights of supplementary pensions if a worker changes company.