The Canary Awards – May 6th, Puerto Rico

60 Businesses, Community Organisations and Individuals were shortlisted by English speakers

The Canary Awards – May 6th, Puerto Rico

Norwegian to fly Gran Canaria to Americas

Norwegian airlines plan to fly to America from the Canary Islands. The decision

Norwegian to fly Gran Canaria to Americas

Exquisite royal shrimp stars at ‘Gran Canaria Me Gusta’ food fair

The “exquisite” royal shrimp, raised ecologically 

Exquisite royal shrimp stars at ‘Gran Canaria Me Gusta’ food fair

The new €50 banknote in circulation

The new €50 bank note, the fourth in the Europa series, came in to circulation on 4 April.

The new €50 banknote in circulation

More than 1m visitors to Gran Canaria

Gran Canaria received 383,000 international travellers in March, an increase of 4.2%

More than 1m visitors to Gran Canaria

Guardia Civil remove Tauro Beach bathers

The Guardia Civil have, according to reports this Friday morning, removed around 200 people 

Guardia Civil remove Tauro Beach bathers

Canary Islands rents rose more than 6%

Rental properties in the Canary Islands, in March, averaged 94 square meters costing 

Canary Islands rents rose more than 6%

Centre for Initiatives & Tourism on Land Law

Opinion Article by Fernando del Castillo y Benítez de Lugo, president of the CIT

Centre for Initiatives & Tourism on Land Law

Tourist favourites on Gran Canaria in 2016

Gran Canaria beaches were the main tourist attraction visited by travellers who chose the island

Tourist favourites on Gran Canaria in 2016

Avocado cultivation areas increased 58%

Spain is the main avocado producer in Europe. Most of the avocados grown

Avocado cultivation areas increased 58%

Nayra reopens as hotel in Playa del Inglés

The old bunglalow complex, Nayra, located on Calle Irlanda in Playa del Inglés

Nayra reopens as hotel in Playa del Inglés

Airline news: UK to Gran Canaria with Jet2

Gran Canaria airport will have two new links with the UK starting from April

Airline news: UK to Gran Canaria with Jet2

Attracting blue & green economy investors

The ‘Best in Gran Canaria’ brand group have earmarked €600,000 to attract investors

Attracting blue & green economy investors

Gran Canaria airport, a leader this summer

Spanish Airport Authority, AENA, have predicted that Gran Canaria Airport will generate the most 

Gran Canaria airport, a leader this summer

Newsbrief: End of high EU roaming charges in sight, to begin June 2017

A European Union political agreement between the representatives of the European Parliament, the European Council and the European Commission has been announced as a final achievement that looks set to finally make proposals for the so-called “roam-like-at-home” project start working as of 15 June 2017

Orange €2.6 million fiber optics plan in SBT

The mobile network operator Orange España has begun deployment of a state-of-the-art fiber

Orange €2.6 million fiber optics plan in SBT

Gran Canaria’s best ever tourist numbers

After receiving over 4.2 million visitors in 2016, Gran Canaria officially recorded

Gran Canaria’s best ever tourist numbers

Lopesan plan yet one more shopping centre

Lopesan Group, the largest native hotel chain on Gran Canaria, have said

Lopesan plan yet one more shopping centre

International Tourism Fair FITUR 2017

FITUR, The International tourism trade fair, touted as the global meeting point

International Tourism Fair FITUR 2017

Executive tourism training, Maspalomas

The Hispanic American College (HAC) of New York are to hold a senior managerial course

Executive tourism training, Maspalomas

Cabildo believes Perez accusations “insane”

  The Cabildo of Gran Canaria have described as “insane” accusations from the mayor

Cabildo believes Perez accusations “insane”

President’s challenge:- Authorise water park

The President of the Cabildo de Gran Canaria, Antonio Morales, has hit back

President’s challenge:- Authorise water park

Mogán Council’s 7 IGTE project proposals

Mogán Town Council has submitted seven project proposals to the Government

Mogán Council’s 7 IGTE project proposals

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

Lopesan planting trees for Veneguera

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

Lopesan planting trees for Veneguera

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

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