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Eurodrops new home delivery service in the Canary Islands, all your favorite foods delivered direct to your door

Thu, 10/08/2020 - 17:53
Due to this year's crisis, Europ Foods has brought forward the introduction of their parallel company, in order to facilitate the demand i


Thu, 10/08/2020 - 17:53
The Canary Islands currently have the most favourable epidemiological data in Spain with an incidence rate of 42 cases per 100,000 inhabitants…

Tenerife Carnival in Santa Cruz is cancelled for 2021

Thu, 10/08/2020 - 14:53
Santa Cruz de Tenerife will not celebrate the next edition of Carnival in the way we have been used to celebrating it for the last 60 years…

Four more boats carrying 51 migrants arrive in the south of Gran Canaria

Thu, 10/08/2020 - 11:53
The boats were located off the coast of the south of Gran Canaria and all occupants were transferred to the Arguineguín dock...

Will La Palma host G20 tourism summit next year?

Thu, 10/08/2020 - 11:53
The Minister of Tourism has put forward the island for next year’s summit, continuing to promote the Canaries as a safe destination...

Arona puts new police station project in Parque La Reina out to tender

Thu, 10/08/2020 - 11:53
The new Local Police base will have an area of 5,000 square metres and make quick response easier to a highly inhabited area...

Drilling starts at the Erjos tunnel which will complete the islands ring road

Thu, 10/08/2020 - 08:53
Yesterday the ‘Robo-drills’ began work on the longest tunnel in the Canary Islands, linking Erjos and Santiago del Teide, and completing the islands r

Nigerian woman stopped at Tenerife south airport with 75 drug capsules inside her body

Thu, 10/08/2020 - 08:53
Agents were alerted to the presence of the passenger at the airport, who was flagged up after previous suspicions...

Covid update: Active cases go down again with only 110 new cases

Thu, 10/08/2020 - 08:53
The Ministry of Health announced that they have detected 34 new outbreaks

The Cabildo de Tenerife turns green in support of ostomized people

Thu, 10/08/2020 - 08:53
The Tenerife Ostomy Association says that there are more than 3,200 people in the Canary Islands with colostomies...

Riu reopens the Buenavista hotel in Tenerife after a full renovation

Wed, 10/07/2020 - 23:50
The Riu hotel chain has announced the reopening of the Buenavista in Playa Paraiso in Adeje, after a complete refurbishment...

Covid measures have cost the Social Security 13 billion euros so far

Wed, 10/07/2020 - 17:48
The largest item corresponds to the exemptions of social contributions for companies by ERTE with a cost of over 5 billion euros…

Man found dead in motor-home in Las Galletas in Tenerife

Wed, 10/07/2020 - 17:48
Neighbours and friends of the man called emergency services after not seeing him for several days…

The lottery ‘ONCE’ gives out 350,000 euros in prizes in Gran Canaria

Wed, 10/07/2020 - 17:48
Ten lucky tickets receive 35,000 euros each from last night’s draw…


Wed, 10/07/2020 - 17:48
One of the UK's most wanted fugitives was arrested by police at Puerto Colon in Playa de las Americas earlier today…

The flu vaccination campaign will begin on October 15th in the Canary Islands

Wed, 10/07/2020 - 14:47
Influenza is one of the infectious diseases of acute respiratory transmission with the highest incidence in the Islands…

The rain chose La Palma!

Wed, 10/07/2020 - 11:46
Although the rains were not excessively strong, they were also felt in Tenerife, La Gomera and Gran Canaria, and flights had to be diverted...

Canary Islands expected to suffer big drop in property prices

Wed, 10/07/2020 - 08:46
BBVA’s research anticipates that it will be one of the regions with the greatest contraction in price, due to its dependence on tourism and the high p

Disaster as catamaran hits rocks and starts to sink

Wed, 10/07/2020 - 08:46
The Port of Caleta de Sebo was full, so they chose to anchor in the Salado Bay, which turned out to be a bad decision...

Covid update: Only 75 new cases and over 3 times as many discharges

Wed, 10/07/2020 - 08:46
There were 240 medical discharges yesterday as follows