Axarquía – Costa Tropical Edition

Hopes for relaunch of tram service

THE government team in the Velez-Malaga Town Hall has not thrown in the towel in its attempt to get the tram service, which was...

Exhibiting town’s rich history

TORROX Town Hall, within the great commitment of the government team to enhance its historic centre, has installed a plough, donated by Salvador Jurado,...

Safe from the summer sun

THE Área Sanitaria Este Malaga-Axarquia is to carry out the campaign ‘Verano Saludable en la Axarquia’, with the objective of informing the population about...

Spanish Government Expects Councils in Malaga Province to Share Surpluses

MAYORS across Malaga Province have been very vocal about the agreement reached between the Spanish Government and the Spanish Federation of Municipalities and Provinces...

Singer creates a memorable night

ON Saturday, August 1, Pasión Vega presented her latest album “Todo lo que tengo” to a full house as part of "La Caña Flamenca...

Police launch segway surveillance

VELEZ-Malaga Town Hall has presented the incorporation of four segway vehicles for the Policia Local, with the aim of equipping them with new tools...

Alzheimer’s plan to be accelerated

THE plenary session of Rincón de la Victoria Town Hall has approved the proposal by the Department of Social Welfare and The Association of Alzheimer's...

Is it written in the stars?

RINCON de la Victoria Town Hall, has organised an introduction to astronomy activity that will take place in the Parque Arqueológico del Mediterráneo. The event will be...

Free bus vouchers for local travel

COUNCILLOR for the Elderly of Nerja, Elena Gálvez, and the Councillor for Transport, Francis Arce, has announced that free bus vouchers are now available...

Powerful plug-in performance

GERMAN giants BMW has launched a new, more powerful plug-in hybrid version of the 5 Series called the 545e xDrive. The xDrive shares the same plug-in hybrid powertrain...

Speedy summer tour – Motoring News

THE new GR Yaris is breaking cover in the UK over the last few weeks with a summer tour of Toyota retailers. The thoroughbred performance...

Importance of Medical Insurance during the Time of COVID-19

The entire world is facing the mayhem created by the COVID-19 pandemic and is dealing with the disruptions of unimaginable proportions. Coronavirus cases globally...

Regulation of Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin in Europe

Hello everyone! All of you are well aware of the term cryptocurrencies, which are the most common and useful terms nowadays. It is an...

Road test: SEAT Arona  

SEAT’s Arona may be mainstream compared to larger, more upmarket SUVs but is perfectly suited to smaller roads and city commutes.  Its more compact size allows for the best of...

Points-scoring and name dropping 

“Thank God I am not like other people!” I doubt if even arch-egoist Donald Trump has said this aloud in so many words – at least in...

A perfect marriage of style and performance

THE LC Coupe is one of the most striking and innovative cars Lexus has built, its elegant and powerful styling widely acclaimed as a...

Do you have a portable pet? If not, need sitters? 

Some pets are portable on holidays, and some are not.  While some pets are easy to take with us, whether we are going on a...

Powerful and unique performance

LAMBORGHINI presents the new Sián Roadster: a limited edition, open-top hybrid super sports car engineered around the iconic V12 engine, with unique hybrid technologies...

Players of newly promoted FC Cartagena are striving to stay at...

The prize of promotion to the Second Division has left the players of FC Cartagena reluctant to leave the club. THE prestige of playing in...

Losing a legend

THE Spanish goalkeeper Iker Casillas, who became a legend with Real Madrid and the Spanish national team, has announced his retirement from football on Tuesday, August 4,...

Malaga FC Give Season Ticket Holders Three Options Over Closed Door...

THE management of Malaga FC have issued a formal statement with regards to the possibility of refund of the cost of season tickets when...

FOOTBALL: Arsenal beat London rivals Chelsea to win the FA Cup!

Arsenal beat London rivals Chelsea to win the FA Cup inside an almost empty Wembley on Saturday afternoon. Mikel Arteta's side came from behind to...

Odds Are Already In Place For The 2020/21 Premier League Season,...

The Premier League closed its 2019/20 season off on Sunday and there was a lot that needed settling on the day, with the race...

Martinez Stunning Goal completes Inter Milan`s Win over Napoli

Inter Milan forward Lautaro Martinez came off the bench to score an impressive solo goal and complete a 2-0 win over Napoli. Substitute Lautaro Martinez's...

England Win 3rd Test against West Indies

England beat the West Indies by 269 runs to claim a series-clinching win in the third Test at Old Trafford on Tuesday. Victory saw England...

Real Madrid Star Tests Positive for Coronavirus

A Real Madrid star has tested positive for the coronavirus which brings fear to the future of the footballing industry in Spain. Mariano Díaz...

Next Seasons Football Matches to be Played with Much Reduced Crowds

The whole of the next football season in England could be played in front of reduced capacities says, senior government adviser. Crowd sizes at matches...

Importance of Medical Insurance during the Time of COVID-19

The entire world is facing the mayhem created by the COVID-19 pandemic and is dealing with the disruptions of unimaginable proportions. Coronavirus cases globally...

Why are so many Brits in Spain putting their trust in...

By Sam Kelly, Managing Partner, Chorus Financial Why are so many Brits in Spain putting their trust in Chorus in 2020? Just a few years ago Chorus Financial...

European news in brief

BELGIUM NEWS Code Red TRAVELLERS from Belgium arriving in Norway will have to spend 10 days in quarantine from August 1 upon arrival in the country....

New Deal Between Chinese Finance Group and Spanish Home Delivery Company

CHINESE owned Union Pay International, said to have the world’s largest customer base, has entered into an agreement with Barcelona delivery group Glovo. Founded in...

European Investment Bank Helps to Charge Spain’s Green Vehicles

THE European Investment Bank (EIB) and Spanish energy company Endesa are joining forces to promote electric mobility in Spain. To this end, the EU bank...

International SIPP or QROPs for pension transfers?

By Sam Kelly, Managing Partner, Chorus Financial International SIPP or QROPs for pension transfers? Firstly, to explain what these both are for those unfamiliar with the terminology. An...

How Manufacturing Is Advancing in Europe

Throughout the European Union, around 30 million people are employed in the manufacturing industry. This represents 2.1 million different enterprises – and close to...

7 Best Ways Investing $1000 & Make Money

Many of us think whether it is possible to make a quick money at just $1000. We would say yes, it is. Want to...

How exactly do Chorus build market leading investment portfolios?

By Sam Kelly, Managing Partner, Chorus Financial Brits living in Spain will inevitably seek some kind of financial advice. That could be a basic pension or investment...

It’s up to us – by columnist Nicole King

SO much has gone on this past week and so much more yet to come. Yesterday Inserta Andalucia signed the contract for the apartment...

Pets like Spot need a house-sitter

YOU may have finally booked a staycation for a change of scene, so likely you’ll need a pet-sitter. While travel restrictions are easing, we...

Carrots or crisps?

BACK in 1981, Thatcher’s Employment Secretary Norman Tebbit - every inch as abhorrent a creature as she was - responded to the then unemployment...

After the eruption – by columnist John Sharples

I USED to live on the island of Tenerife. I loved the place. I had homes in both the north and south of the...

The world we live in is a strange place

I DON'T like the new normal and, as many of my friends will tell you, I wasn’t that partial to the old normal! If...

 Can he fight tax agency? Legal advice from David Searl

Q. Since 2015 I have kept a file on the UK-Spain tax treaty of 2013 and the controversy about declarations of civil service pensions,...

New bankruptcy and insolvency service

LITIGATION AT White Baos Abogados we have extensive experience in defending the rights of our clients before the Spanish courts, especially in civil jurisdiction. Such activity...

Scallops in pastry by celebrity chef Steven Saunders

WHAT could be nicer than a delicious hand-dived scallop wrapped in buttery pastry and baked in the oven.  I am not 100 per cent certain...

It’s extremely precarious

ON the eve of Eid, which is loosely the Muslim equivalent of Christmas, the British government announced they were relocking down selected areas of...

BREAKING NEWS: Spanish Region in the Costa Blanca put on Standby...

The Euro Weekly news understands that Villajoyosa on Spain's Costa Blanca is preparing for lockdown tonight after a massive spike in coronavirus cases was...

Torrevieja inventor designs a new mask system to help prevent COVID-19...

A talented local inventor from Torrevieja has designed a new facial protection screen in order to help people against potential COVID-19 contamination. LUIS Alberto, who...

Almost 2,000 New Cases Recorded in Spain Over the Last 24...

The Ministry of Health has confirmed that in the last 24 hours Spain has recorded a total of 1,895 new positives cases. This is...

Spain Surpasses UK and Regains Top Spot for European Country with...

According to figures released by John Hopkins University, Spain, with 309,855 COVID cases, has now overtaken the United Kingdom and is becoming the Western...

Policía Nacional arrest businessman for exploiting workers

A businessman was arrested by Policía Nacional officers after they were notified of several alleged working malpractices being perpetrated. THE arrested person, aged 30, and...

For the First Time in Spain’s History the Nightlife Industry Goes...

For the first time in Spain’s history, the nightlife industry has decided to go on strike. This Friday nightlife venues in the capital city...

Confinement on the cards if Covid-19 infections continue to rise in...

VILLAJOYOSA mayor has warned drastic measures such as ‘confining the town’ will have to be taken if coronavirus infections continue to rise. AN increase in...

Hopes for relaunch of tram service

THE government team in the Velez-Malaga Town Hall has not thrown in the towel in its attempt to get the tram service, which was...

Spain’s Leading Matador Gets One Up the Buttocks to The Delight...

Spain’s leading matador, Enrique Ponce, has been gored by a bull during his latest fight in the Puerto de Santa Baria bullring. The bull...

Golf Tournament Halted as Surrey Grass Fire Spreads

Fire crews are tackling a grass fire in Surrey which is larger than 40 hectares and has spread to a nearby golf course. Play at...

Nicola Sturgeon condemns footballers who tested positive for coronavirus after visiting...

The Scottish First Minister has branded footballers behaviour as "unacceptable" after two tested positive and six teammates are self-isolating after they broke rules and...

France is Next on the UK’s Quarantine ‘Hit List’ says Chancellor...

The UK is considering adding France to it's 'Hit List' of un-safe countries and is closely monitoring the situation said a government source. The government...

BREAKING NEWS: Infection Numbers in Scotland Soar Despite Aberdeen Lockdown

Nicola Sturgeon has admitted Scotland's R rate has gone UP to as high as one and warns infection numbers are expected to keep rising...

Retail Parks and Shopping Centres in UK and Europe are Feeling...

OWNERS of shopping centres throughout Europe have suffered considerably from the lockdown and one of the UK based operators, Hammerson has seen profits fall...

UK Job Loss Potential Continues to Mount with WH Smith Latest...

THE newsagent which has grown over the decades since its founding in 1792 is considering shedding 1,500 jobs, more than 10 per cent of...

Monkey see, Monkey Do

ACCORDING to Oscar Wilde, “Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery that mediocrity can pay to greatness” which seems to sum up the way...

Losing a legend

THE Spanish goalkeeper Iker Casillas, who became a legend with Real Madrid and the Spanish national team, has announced his retirement from football on Tuesday, August 4,...

Flights from UK to Portugal on Chopping Board after TUI Cancels...

TUI UK & Ireland, the British division of the international tour operator, has cancelled its holidays to Portugal until August 16. The company has made...

14 Dead and Many injured as Aircraft ‘Splits in Two’ after...

At least 14 people are dead after an Air India Express Boeing 737 carrying 200 passengers skidded off the runway in bad weather at...

Madeleine McCann Main Suspect Christian Brueckner Loses Appeal for Release

The main suspect in the Madeleine McCann case has lost his appeal at the European court of justice for his release.   A future ruling by...

Costa del Sol’s Firefighters (and their pups) Arrive in Beirut to...

Five of Costa del Sol’s best firefighters and four of their specially trained pups have arrived in Beirut to help sift through the rubble....

Residents in L.A Flabbergasted about COVID Protocols in Spain’s Costa del...

A pair of American tourists have been questioning what the COVID protocols in Spain’s’ Costa del Sol is really like. The couple were flabbergasted...

Denmark, Switzerland and Hungary Give Spain the Cold Shoulder

An important number of European countries have decided to establish more restrictive measures in relation to Spain. They give Spain the ‘cold shoulder’ as...

Tik Tok Your Time is Up!! – Donald Trump issues Ban...

US President Donald Trump has unveiled sweeping bans on U.S. transactions with China’s ByteDance, owner of video-sharing app TikTok, and Tencent, operator of the...

BREAKING NEWS: Chinese City in Lockdown with ‘THE PLAGUE’!

Chinese city locks down a neighbourhood and issues epidemic warnings for the PLAGUE! Authorities in a city in the Chinese region of Inner Mongolia have...

Another Country Adds Spain to Travel Blacklist and Enforces Mandatory Quarantine

Hungary is the latest country to add Spain to a travel blacklist as it no longer sees it as a ‘safe destination’. It will...

European news in brief

BELGIUM NEWS Code Red TRAVELLERS from Belgium arriving in Norway will have to spend 10 days in quarantine from August 1 upon arrival in the country....

BREAKING NEWS: Spanish Region in the Costa Blanca put on Standby...

The Euro Weekly news understands that Villajoyosa on Spain's Costa Blanca is preparing for lockdown tonight after a massive spike in coronavirus cases was...

New addition to Mallorca capital bike lane network

PALMA council has added another two kilometres of bike lane to the city’s network. The city administration reported that works on a new €50,000 lane...

Mallorca mobile ITV station to clear backlog

THE Mallorca government hopes a new mobile ITV station will clear a major backlog of appointments which has built up as a result of...

Golf Tournament Halted as Surrey Grass Fire Spreads

Fire crews are tackling a grass fire in Surrey which is larger than 40 hectares and has spread to a nearby golf course. Play at...

BREAKING NEWS: France Records Highest Daily Cases of COVID

The French government says it has recorded 2,288 new confirmed COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hour- which is up 684 cases from yesterday. The...

14 Dead and Many injured as Aircraft ‘Splits in Two’ after...

At least 14 people are dead after an Air India Express Boeing 737 carrying 200 passengers skidded off the runway in bad weather at...

Torrevieja inventor designs a new mask system to help prevent COVID-19...

A talented local inventor from Torrevieja has designed a new facial protection screen in order to help people against potential COVID-19 contamination. LUIS Alberto, who...

One in four children in the Balearics at risk of poverty

AS many as one in four children in the Balearic Islands were at risk of poverty even before the Covid-19 crisis, according to a...

Soller maritime museum welcomes back visitors

THE Soller Maritime Museum has reopened its doors following months of closure due to the Covid-19 pandemic and to allow reform works to be...