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This news is translated from the Spanish Press unless otherwise indicated.

The law and letting on the island...

Beware if you rent property:

At this present time any properties built on land classified as touristic will not be granted a holiday let licence.

Employment Training for the Unemployed - Cabildo involved Projects SCE

Sixty unemployed people in Fuerteventura participate in three Training and Employment Projects (PFAE) to obtain a work experience in masonry work, painting in front and services of bars and restaurants during the next 12 months.

Ortega still looking for a satisfactory solution with the REE line Fuerteventura

 The Minister of Industry of the Government of the Canary Islands, Pedro Ortega, held a new meeting on the 16th Feb, with the CEO of Red Eléctrica de España (REE), Juan Lasala, to find a Satisfactory alternative to the layout of the new line of 132 kilovolts in Fuerteventura.

The airports of the Aena network in the Canary Islands operated more than 3,300 ambulance flights in 2016

The eight airports in the Aena network in the Canary Islands operated a total of 3,300 ambulance flights in 2016, including movements of airplanes for the transfer of organs and medical equipment for transplantation.

The alleged murderer of an Argentine journalist in Fuerteventura claims that "it was an accident" during an erotic game

The alleged murderer of an Argentine journalist in Fuerteventura, who responds to the initials of FDC, has assured before the judge of the Court of First Instance and Instruction number 6 of Puerto del Rosario, Ana Moreno, that the death of the young woman "was a Accident "during an erotic game.

Three injured in a frontal collision in Fuerteventura

A crash of two cars in FV-2, at kilometer 40 (Morro Jable, Pájara municipality) left three injured on Thursday, one critic (a 65-year-old man) and two (a man and a woman ) injured but of a less serious nature.

Weather warning. Sunday 12th February.

The General Directorate of Security and Emergencies of the Canary Islands Government has extended the alert for rains and strong winds.

These alerts correspond to the yellow warning for rain, wind and coastal phenomena of the State Meteorological Agency for Saturday, which will become orange from Sunday by strong winds and coastal phenomena.

21 candidates for Miss Germany 2017 parade through Fuerteventura

The 21 candidates for Miss Germany 2017 are currently in Fuerteventura, one of the previous stops of the entourage of the competition before the final that will take place next February 18 in the Europa Park of the German city of Rust.

An eclipse will obscure the full moon this week on February 11

The full February moon, also known as the snow moon, will coincide this year with a lunar eclipse during the early hours of February 11.

Birth at the Zoo.

Oasis Park Fuerteventura has extended its family of giraffes, the largest in Europe, with the birth of two new offspring of this species, which is currently at high risk of extinction.

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