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Tax Break bids to bring in the Big Earners?

Andalusia announces ending of wealth tax, making the region attractive to high earners In a surprise but welcome move, the Andalusian Regional Government announced that as from Wednesday September 21, wealthy residents and non-residents (second home-owners in the region) will no longer pay wealth tax (el impuesto de patrimonio). Andalusian

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The winning image

Pretty as a Picture!

Throughout the summer, keen photographers from the Costa Blanca, Costa del Sol and Mallorca were capturing moments, memories and landscapes and submitting them to Specsavers Ópticas for their summer photography competition. Nearly 100 high quality entries were received, showing what a beautiful country Spain really is. The winner was Patricia

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Don’t hit the Paws button! The Doggie Disco is back!

If your Spaniel is a Soul Boy, your Beagle a Bee Gees fan or your Dachshund has a thing for Donna Summer , don’t miss this year’s Doggie Disco! Back for a second year after the huge success of the first edition, the event raises both money and awareness of

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Spain pays its respects to HM The Queen

The recent passing of HM Queen Elizabeth has been marked by an outpouring of dignified respect from around the World. In Spain, HM King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia visited the British Embassy in Madrid to sign the Book of Condolence. Spanish PM Pedro Sanchez also paid his respects. The

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Club Med opening

Club Med Magna Marbella hosts official inauguration

More than 300 guests from around the world gathered at last night’s inauguration of Club Med Magna Marbella. The two days event was attended by Henri Giscard d’Estaing, President of Club Med, Marbella mayor, Ángeles Muñoz, as well as the French Ambassador to Spain, Jean Michel Casa, and other local

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Marbella on Tour!

“Brand Marbella” will be hitting the road this autumn as the city embarks on a promotion drive Marbella will be present at important events such as the French tourism fair IFTM Top Resa, the IGTM golf event in Rome, and the influential WTM (World Travel Market) in London. Marbella tourism

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Starlite finishes 2022 season as Mayor praises economic impact

Starlite Catalana Occidente festival brought the curtain down on its summer season yesterday as Marbella mayor, Ángeles Muñoz, praised the positive impact that the music festival has had on Marbella Consulting firm PwC reported that this year’s festival was attended by more than 360,000 people, generated €315 million and created

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Arctic Monkeys kick off Cala Mijas Festival Tonight!

Brit indie music legends Arctic Monkeys are amongst the acts appearing tonight as the first Cala Mijas Festival opens today The band, whose hits include “”I Bet You Look Good on the Dancefloor“, “”Do I Wanna Know?” and “Arabella”, are due on stage after 10pm and are one of the

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The stuck Audi in BAnus

More Marbella Motor Madness!

Summer 2022 will be remembered as the holiday season when driving rules went out of the (tinted) window Marbella motorists were treated to binkini clad bimbos on car roofs Brainless in Banus!, Uber drivers on the pedestrianised paseo Utter Uber madness! and an all round disregard for the rules of

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