A search and rescue operation is underway off the coast, after one small boat made land earlier, and two more were spotted about 35 miles off the coast of La Manga. An aircraft from the Customs Surveillance Service has been joined by a Search and Rescue helicopter from the Salvamento Maritimo, searching for two boats some 35 miles off the coast of La Manga on Monday night. The Guardia Civil are also involved in the search operation, using their SIVE equipment that monitors the waters of the country from land, on this occasion looking for the boats believed to...Read More
Day: October 1, 2018
There’s good news for property owners in Torrevieja, in that the local government has announced that the IBI property tax (colloquially referred to as SUMA), will not increase in 2019. According to the councillor for finance on Torrevieja council, José Hurtado, there is “enough margin” so as to not raise the current property tax rate in the municipality, the IBI, known locally as the SUMA on account of that being the name of the collection agency employed to receive the funds. Therefore, the tax rate for 2019 will be the same as this year, and that, “we will be...Read More
Another new signing for CD Torrevieja. CD Torrevieja has signed a deal to bring Andrey Bezhonov (Moscú, 1995) to the Club, after an agreement was reached by both parties. Bezhonov will play in the left mid-field position although he can also play on the right side of the pitch as well. He stands out as a quality player, for his speed and his superb attacking ability. The Russian player comes to Torrevieja from the Catalan Preferente league, where last season his team, Can Vidalet CF, finished in third position. Before that he played with Anzhi, Dinamo Bryansk and Khimik...Read More
Only taxis registered in the Region of Murcia will be permitted by law to collect passengers arriving at the International Airport of Corvera. This is in accordance with the national law (Royal Decree 1225/2006) that regulates terrestrial transport. The law states that only professionals from an airport’s municipality will be allowed to lend their service at the airport so long as there are enough licenced taxi drivers in that area. The airport, which is located in the district of Corvera, belongs to the municipality of Murcia, which is serviced by 289 licenced taxi drivers – more than enough to...Read More
For the design conscious, or those just looking for a bargain, Alicante is the place to be for the next few weeks, with a varied timetable of events to suit all With an ambiance to rival fashion-focused locations such as Paris, Milan or Rome, Alicante will play host to the most beautiful designs of the moment for the next couple of weeks, starting off with the Mercado Diseno Alicante. The old bus station on Plaza Seneca is the location, the 5th, 6th and 7th of October the dates, for a range of items for the home, from lighting to...Read More
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