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The tourism sector pressures the Government so that the Imserso arrives on time in autumn
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The tourism sector pressures the Government so that the Imserso arrives on time in autumn

Updated Friday, June 18, 2021 - 02:00The tourism sector urges the government to speed up the deadlines to be able to award contracts for the Imserso travel program, which it intends to launch in October. Last Tuesday the Council of Ministers took the first step to be able to unclog Become Premium from € 1 the first month Take advantage of this limited-time offer and access all web content I want it Are you already Premium? Log in (function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(d.getElementById(id))return;js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="https://connect.facebook.net/es_ES/sdk.js#xfbml=1&version=v2.8&appId=279395918757488&status=true&cookie=true"...
Deaths from Covid rise to 10 and new infections in residences rise to 51 in the last week
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Deaths from Covid rise to 10 and new infections in residences rise to 51 in the last week

Deaths from Covid-19 in nursing homes they have increased from 6 to 10 in the last week, At the same time, infections have increased slightly, going from 49 to 51, according to data published this Friday by the Institute for the Elderly and Social Services (Imserso). According to the updated data as of May 23, consulted by Europa Press, So far this year, 3,790 deaths from coronavirus have been registered in the residences of the Spanish elderly and 17,029 infections. Specifically, in the week of May 17 to 23, 10 deaths from coronavirus have been registered in residential centers for the elderly and 51 infections.By autonomous communities, Of the 10 deaths recorded in the last week...
Prepaid cards, vouchers, discounts in hotels … This is the war of the communities to attract national tourists this summer
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Prepaid cards, vouchers, discounts in hotels … This is the war of the communities to attract national tourists this summer

Updated Friday, May 28, 2021 - 01:45A few weeks before the summer season officially begins, some autonomous communities have already launched tourist vouchers and incentives to reactivate tourism and capture national demand, since international tourists will arrive with a dropper.Is about discounts at the hotels, activities and travel agencies attached to the programs. Most of them are aimed at any Spanish citizen, but there is some region that encourages only its residents, as is the case of the Com Become Premium from € 1 the first month Take advantage of this limited-time offer and access all web content I want it Are you already Premium? Log in (function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d...
Spanish spas revolt against Ione Belarra
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Spanish spas revolt against Ione Belarra

The spa sector has revolted against the decision of the Ministry of Social Rights of postpone the start of the Imserso social thermalism program until October and has called on Minister Ione Belarra to adopt the necessary measures so that the program begins in July. The discomfort that the president of the National Association of Spas (Anbal), Miguel Mirones, has made clear about this matter in Fitur 21 reflects the dependence that this segment has on the state budget, in addition to the "need to improve infrastructure, knowledge, training and marketing", in the opinion of Consell, a consultancy that certifies health destinations.The president of Anbal, who accuses Belarra of "tur...
The Government refuses to increase the seats of the Imserso and opens the door to raise their prices
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The Government refuses to increase the seats of the Imserso and opens the door to raise their prices

The Government does not contemplate, for the moment, the expansion of 600,000 places that the Spanish hotel employers had requested for the vacation program organized by the Imserso for the 2021-2022 campaign. Specifically, entities such as Hosbec, the Benidorm hotel association, had proposed to go beyond the 900,000 beds that the program had in the last year without a pandemic, 2019, to 1.5 million for the next campaign, with the aim of revitalizing the sector in low season after a year and a half closed and in anticipation of a summer at half gas. However, the Minister of Tourism, Reyes Maroto, explained this Monday in a visit to Alicante that no increase in capacity was part of the government's plans, although other demands of hoteliers could be addressed. Cehat resource Maroto re...
Covid deaths in nursing homes fall from 2,390 in January to about 25 in April
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Covid deaths in nursing homes fall from 2,390 in January to about 25 in April

Deaths in nursing homes due to Covid-19 have gone from 2,390 in the month of January 2021 to about 25 in April, which represents a decrease of 98.9%, according to the latest data published by the IMSERSO.In total, since the beginning of the year, A total of 3,778 have died from Covid elderly in residences: 2,390 in January; 1,244 in February; 1,341 from March 1 to 28; and 25 deceased from March 29 to April 25. This decrease coincides with the vaccination strategy in residences.According to the latest available data, in the week of April 19 to 25 there were 11 deaths in nursing homes, which represents a slight increase compared to the previous weeks, when 8 deaths were registered (from April...
The family diversity law will come to Congress in 2022 and will focus on LGTBI and single-parent families
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The family diversity law will come to Congress in 2022 and will focus on LGTBI and single-parent families

The Minister of Social Rights, Ione Belarra, announced on Wednesday that the family diversity bill that her department has been preparing for months It will arrive at the Congress of Deputies in early 2022. With this rule, which Belarra explained will be focused on groups such as "monomarental" and LGTBI families, the Government intends to resolve "the high incidence of situations of vulnerability and risk of poverty and exclusion" in this type of family, said Belarra.The announcement took place in the appearance of the minister this Wednesday in the commission of Social Rights of the Congress, where Belarra expressed her "institutional commitment" with "family diversity" at a time "in which we...
The number of deaths from covid in residences plummets
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The number of deaths from covid in residences plummets

The covid-19 vaccine continues to curb infections and deaths in residences, but still seven elderly people have died from coronavirus in these senior centers in the last week, four of them in Castilla-La Mancha. A figure that collects data from the week of April 12 to 18 and that represents a decrease compared to the 18 deaths in the previous week, according to the report that Imserso began to publish at the beginning of March and that is updated every Friday with the information provided by the autonomous communities. The other three deaths in the last week correspond to Catalonia (1), Aragon (1) and Madrid (1).As reflected in the report, infections have also dropped in a week, ...
Maroto encourages Spaniards to plan their summer vacations and ensures that Imserso trips will resume in September
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Maroto encourages Spaniards to plan their summer vacations and ensures that Imserso trips will resume in September

The minister has assured that there are "enough certainties" that 70% of the immunized population will be reached by the summer and has invited the entire population to start thinking about the destination where they want to spend their vacations this year.The Minister of Tourism, Reyes Maroto.Javier FuentesEFEThe Government plans to resume the trips of the Immersed that were interrupted last year by the pandemic. This has been assured today by the Minister of Industry, Commerce and Tourism, Reyes Maroto, in an interview on the program Red Hot of the Sixth. "This year is done with a special sensitivity because the elderly, with the pandemic, are the ones who have suffered the most," he said. Maroto has also pointed out that "they are the most protected group because they are practically...
Maroto announces that Imserso trips will resume in October
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Maroto announces that Imserso trips will resume in October

The Minister of Industry, Commerce and Tourism, Reyes Maroto, has announced that Imserso trips will be marketed in September to start in October, since they are working on finishing the document and taking it to the Council of Ministers.This has been stated in the program 'Al Rojo Vivo', in which Maroto has assured that it is "a way of rewarding the elderly group", which is "the one that has suffered the most in the pandemic" and is already vaccinated in "70% or 80%".Regarding the vaccination process, the Minister of Industry, Commerce and Tourism has insisted that it is "the best instrument to reactivate travel and the economy", and it is that in Spain almost 10% of the population is vaccinate...