Employers plead for cut in red tape

March 3, 2008

The CEOE employers association is pressuring the Canarian government to implement an EU initiative designed to reduce the amount of red tape industry has to deal with. The European Commission has said it would like to see a 25 per cent cut in red tape by 2012 continued »

Arona Recycling

March 3, 2008

 Arona Council’s environment department has set up collection points at the municipality’s cultural centres for recycling mobile phones and used printer, fax and photocopier cartridges. continued »

Hunters Protest

March 3, 2008

Tens of thousands of hunters marched through the centre of Madrid on Saturday to protest against new rules on hunting aimed at protecting the environment.
The new law places restrictions on where people can hunt and bans the use of lead buckshot in wetland areas, where it is believed to poison thousands of birds and other wildlife every year. continued »