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

Dengue mosquito report.

Healthsection  has given this Wednesday that they have controlled, but not eradicated the presence in Fuerteventura of the Aeges aegypti mosquito

Bookings 25% down

Canary Islands are calling for a whopping  €100million government investment ‘to make the destination more competitive’ and stop holidaymakers flocking to other destinations.

Jet Fuel Sprayed on Luggage

Bristol Airport travellers' holidays ruined as jet fuel is sprayed on luggage minutes after TUI flight lands in Fuerteventura

Illegal Immigration Marriage

Officers of the Policia Nacional this week arrested a British citizen and two Spanish citizens in Fuerteventura who allegedly held three marriages of convenience

Electric Car Subsidy!!!

The Government of Fuerteventura wants to encourage more drivers to use non-polluting cars, and is now offering up to 2000 euros for individuals who want to buy an electric car.

Ministry of Defence confirmed the flag will be lowered

The Spanish flag will fly at half-mast on all military buildings including the Ministry of Defence in Madrid to commemorate the death of Christ this Holy Week.

New Site of Scientific Interest in Fuerteventura??

The Municipality of La Oliva in Fuerteventura has asked permission to declare El Saladar de Bristol as a Site of Scientific Interest. 

La Oliva reinforces Surveillance of Motorhomes

Only 29 camping permits have been processed for the four zones camping in La Oliva. And therefore there are no caravans scattered on the coast as in previous years. However, the city Council warns that it will not allow the parking of motor homes.

Jet2 Upgrade - New Service

Holidaymakers in selected hotels in Gran Canaria and Fuerteventura can now take advantage of this smart service, which makes your flight home quicker, easier and more convenient.

Loggerhead turtles

The Government of Fuerteventura this week arranged for the release of five loggerhead turtles or Carettacaretta from the beach of Cofete, but these turtles had been previously fitted with transmitters that are connected via satellite.

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