Category : Canary Islands

by Buzzers - 4 days ago

All The Islands Are Now at Level 1

The Government of the Canary Islands this Thursday lowered the Covid alert level on the island of Fuerteventura, which was the only one that remained at 2, while it has kept all the others at 1, including Lanzarote and La Graciosa . "The entire archi...

by Buzzers - 1 week ago

Approved The Third Dose for Those Over 70 years

Those over 70 years of age in Lanzarote and the rest of Spain will be able to receive a third dose of the Covid-10 vaccine from next October 25. This reinforcement injection has been approved by the Public Health Commission, dependent on the Ministry...

by Buzzers - 2 weeks ago

Sánchez Announces 200 Million Euros for La Palma

The President of the Government, Pedro Sánchez announced this Sunday that the Council of Ministers next Tuesday will approve a package of measures, for a total amount of 200 million euros, for the reconstruction of the island of La Palma as a result...

by Buzzers - 2 weeks ago

More Than 1,000 Properties Affected by the Volcano

The eruption of the volcano on La Palma continues to increase day by day and the damage caused since last September 19th, when the process began in the Cabeza de Vaca area has now affected 1,005 buildings, of which 870 are completely destroyed and 1...

by Buzzers - 2 weeks ago

The Moment the Lava Arrived in the Sea

Ten days after the eruption began, the lava flow from the volcano has washed ashore after razing hundreds of houses and forming a slowly spreading river of lava. Tuesday afternoon it had overcome the last obstacle on the mountain of Todoque....

by Buzzers - 3 weeks ago

The Lava Flow Continues To The Sea

The lava from the 'Cumbre Vieja' volcano has covered a total of 258 hectares since the eruption began on Sunday, September 19, and has already destroyed 686 buildings , according to satellite monitoring of the Copernicus program of the European Union...

by Buzzers - 3 weeks ago

Binter Stops Operating in Southern Tenerife

The airline Binter has also stopped operating at the Tenerife south airport due to the ash emitted by the La Palma volcano, which "has worsened considerably," as the company explained this Friday through a statement. With this, Binter no longer oper...

by Buzzers - 3 weeks ago

La Palma is Now Facing a Housing Shortage and Economic Ruin

In the Aridane valley, on the western side of La Palma, lava flows devastate houses and banana plantations. This is catastrophic. Half of the area is affected ”, explains Miguel Rodríguez, one of the island's small banana producers who are still tryi...

by Buzzers - 3 weeks ago

A House Saved From The Lava

The eruption of the Cumbre Vieja volcano on La Palma is leaving more than shocking images of how the lava engulfs the houses in the area as it passes, some in a few minutes. The magma, which has already destroyed more than 160 homes, is heading into...

by Buzzers - 1 month ago

La Palma Volcano Erupts

The volcanic eruption started this afternoon, around 3.10pm, in the Cabeza de Vaca area, in the municipality of El Paso, on La Palma, just when the seismic activity on the island had reached the maximum since the beginning of the swarm a week ago....

by Buzzers - 1 month ago

Construction Warns of The Lack of Qualified Workers

21,388 people are listed in the Canary Islands as job seekers in the construction sector. This number of unemployed has fallen by 10% in the last year by almost 2,400 people. In a few months, when the European funds arrive, the pull in the sector...

by Buzzers - 1 month ago

Changes In Covid Alert Levels

The Government of the Canary Islands has published this Monday, in an extraordinary BOC, the decree law that brings together all the measures to contain the Covid pandemic. In addition, it includes changes in all alert levels , expanding the number o...