Over 8million foreign passengers so far

‘The Canary Islands’ received 1,110,148 foreign passengers in August, 147,273 more

Over 8million foreign passengers so far

San Roque Hospitals and Las Palmas events

The City of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria and Grupo Hospitales San Roque have signed

San Roque Hospitals and Las Palmas events

Lopesan planting trees for Veneguera

The Cabildo of Gran Canaria and the company Costa Veneguera Lopesan Group

Lopesan planting trees for Veneguera

The Canary Weekend tips 19-21 August

Blessed as we are with the warm August weather, another weekend approaches.

The Canary Weekend tips 19-21 August

Gran Canaria small game hunting season

Hunting on Gran Canaria, and other islands, is still a popular  traditional activity

Gran Canaria small game hunting season

Mogán Mango & Avocado & wine

On Sunday, 4 september the Mango and Avocado agricultural fair

Mogán Mango & Avocado & wine

Fishing licenses on Gran Canaria

Lots of people enjoy fishing either inland or in the waters around Gran Canaria.

Fishing licenses on Gran Canaria

64 migrants rescued at sea from open boat

A patera (open boat) was located Monday on its way to the Canary Islands 

64 migrants rescued at sea from open boat

Perseid meteor shower over Gran Canaria

The Perseid meteor shower peaking this week is thought, particularly from Gran Canaria

Perseid meteor shower over Gran Canaria

Two minors detained for Puerto Rico thefts

Guardia Civil in Puerto Rico have detained two Spanish youths, aged 14 and 16

Two minors detained for Puerto Rico thefts

National investigation of poisoned baits

A nationwide operation dubbed ‘Antitox’ throughout June brought together

National investigation of poisoned baits

The Canary Weekend tips 15-17 July

Water is a main theme right now, especially with Calima winds and temperatures of 38˚+

The Canary Weekend tips 15-17 July

UK Government ‘Brexit’ webpage

British nationals looking for advice on travelling and living in Europe, following the EU referendum

UK Government ‘Brexit’ webpage

Expomeloneras road to Hospital San Roque

The City of San Bartolomé de Tirajana has today (Tuesday 11 July) opened the road

Expomeloneras road to Hospital San Roque

New ‘Las Palmas Experience’ bus ticket

The new tourism product entitled the ‘Las Palmas Experience‘ now includes entry 

New ‘Las Palmas Experience’ bus ticket

Funding for planned Parque Aeroportuario

The Cabildo de Gran Canaria are seeking European funding to build

Funding for planned Parque Aeroportuario

Final Cabildo go-ahead for new water park

The Cabildo de Gran Canaria has once again provided the Loro Parque group 

Final Cabildo go-ahead for new water park

Drownings increase in The Canary Islands

37 people have already drowned within the first six month of 2016 in the Canary Islands.

Drownings increase in The Canary Islands

130,000 have no access to broadband

The Cabildo of Gran Canaria has proposed that within four years the entire island territory

130,000 have no access to broadband

New shopping centre in Puerto Rico

Construction of the new shopping centre in Puerto Rico, announced last year

New shopping centre in Puerto Rico

Mock major incident emergency simulation

A major incident simulation has been scheduled today by AENA, the Spanish State Airport Authority

Mock major incident emergency simulation

Fiesta del Carmen Mogán, 7-31 July

Fiesta del Carmen is one of the most hotly anticipated celebrations of the year, 

Fiesta del Carmen Mogán, 7-31 July

Maspalomas Costa Canaria Soul Festival

The Soul Festival Maspalomas Costa Canaria returns to the beach in San Agustín

Maspalomas Costa Canaria Soul Festival

High court lifts Siam Park suspension

The Canary Islands High Court of Justice has revoked the ruling which provisionally 

High court lifts Siam Park suspension

New Canarian health cards being issued

The Canarian Health Service expects to print two million new health cards 

New Canarian health cards being issued

Newsbrief: Man detained at airport for using false documents after stop off in Las Palmas

Policia Nacional detained an eighteen-year old, of Albanian nationality, and without previous police records, at Gran Canaria airport for an alleged crime of forgery. He identified himself at the airport with a Greek identity card

Spanish General Election Results 2016

Yesterday’s second round General Elections saw the conservative Partido Popular 

Spanish General Election Results 2016

Finca Condal Museum exhibition opens

The southern Gran Canaria municipality of San Bartolomé de Tirajana have extended

Finca Condal Museum exhibition opens