Friday, November 27

The Generalitat includes in its budgets the expansion of the Petrer 2 health center

Petrer 2 Health Center. INFORMATION The mayor, Irene Navarro, has reported that the Ministry of Health has included the expansion of the Petrer 2 health center in the project of Budgets of the Generalitat Valenciana for 2021 which was presented last Friday in the Valencian Courts. The Department has set aside € 600,000 for next year, out of a total budget of around three million euros. The rest, about 2.4 million euros, has been scheduled to be included in the budgets for 2022. It will involve the complete reform of the existing 991 m² center and an approximate extension of 1,760 m². ...

Germany has a European agreement with Biontech in the coming days

The coronavirus vaccine developed by Pfizer Reuters The German Minister of Health, Jens Spahn, said Tuesday that he assumes that The European Union (EU) will soon close an agreement for access to the vaccine developed by the German company BionTech and the American pharmaceutical company Pfizer. "We are counting on that in the next few days we will close a final agreement," Spahn said during a press conference together with Google's vice president for Central Europe, Philipp Justus, in which both presented the collaboration between the search engine and the health portal of the German government. ...

The payment of the Renove Plan aid could be extended until next June

The Renove Plan offers aid for the purchase of vehicles. EP The Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Tourism foresees that the payment of the aid of the Renove Plan for the purchase of more efficient vehicles be extended during the first six months of next year. This was stated this Tuesday after the publication in its electronic headquarters of the form to upload the supporting documentation required to complete the application for aid from Renove, a form that allows you to attach the necessary documents to validate the credit reservation previously made. ...

The Síndic de Greuges recommends intervening the residence for the elderly in Altabix de Elche

The Altabix residence for the elderly, in Elche. Antonio Amorós The Síndic de Greuges has recommended to the Department of Equality and Inclusive Policies that the residence for the elderly in Altabix, in Elche, be intervened, after noting several irregularities in the management of the concession company. After an extensive report, the first recommendation made by the Síndic de Greuges, Ángel Luna, is that "immediately and as head of the center" the Ministry "ensure the correct management of the center, designating, on a temporary basis, to civil servant staff to take charge of this task, solving the lack of comprehensive geriatric care ”. ...

Why the official map of Argentina has more water than land

Veronica SminkBBC World News, Argentina5 minutesImage source, i-stockCaption, The South American country changed its cartography and the new map (which you can see a little below) has given much to talk about.Argentina is a huge country: the eighth largest in the world by area.However, its nearly 2.8 million square kilometers (km2) of American continental surface occupy only half of the new map of the country, presented last August by the government of Alberto Fernández.Most of the official map of Argentina shows Water.More specifically of an enormous extension of the South Atlantic Ocean, which now dominates, in dark blue, the center of the new cartography.It's about the call Argentine continental shelf, a natural extension of the territory under the sea that extends about 6.5 million ...

Spanish Marta Nieto, nominated for best European film actress for ‘Mother’

The Murcian actress Marta Nieto has got one nomination for best actress at the 33rd edition of the European Film Awards for her role in the feature film 'Madre' by Rodrigo Sorogoyen. The reading of nominations took place this afternoon in Seville within the framework of the 17th Seville European Film Festival, although this year, due to the pandemic, the press conference of the European Film Academy was telematic. The favorite films for these awards, which will be delivered in an online ceremony on December 12 from Berlin, are the Polish 'Corpus Christi', by Jan Komasa, 'Another...

A dolphin is born in the Oceanogràfic in the middle of confinement

The bottlenose dolphin Virkin gave birth at the end of last May, in full confinement, a small creature that months later has been "baptized" by the caregivers team as Kai - sea or ocean in Hawaiian - and can be seen in the Oceanographic Dolphinarium since it begins to move already in the large pool. The new mom had had a veterinary and behavioral monitoring constant during the 12 months that the pregnancy lasts, since all kinds of tests were performed: ultrasounds, routine blood samples, general physical examination, weight control up to 6 months on the scale and subsequently measurement of body contours, auscultation, cytologies blowhole and feces, ...

New restrictions in Alicante and the Valencian Community: all current measures

The new restrictions in Alicante. ALEX DOMÍNGUEZ The Valencian Community has been incorporating new restrictions in recent weeks to stop the expansion of the coronavirus pandemic in the provinces of Alicante, Valencia and Castellón. The measures have been gradually incorporated in the last month and, as a result, some citizens have doubts about which ones are still in force. It is for this reason that a group of students from the Polytechnic University of Valencia (UPV) have developed the free tool "QueCovid.es"in which, by entering th...

Biden wants face masks mandatory in all 50 states

Biden implores Americans to wear face masks 4:29 (CNN) — While health officials agree that masks help prevent the spread of COVID-19, state and local governments have varied widely in their implementation of mask rules. Now President-elect Joe Biden wants to change that. Biden's office has published plans that his administration intends to implement at the beginning of his term. And one is a national order for the use of masks "working with governors and mayors." Most states already have some kind of mask-wearing mandate, but some don't have a state rule, either leaving it as a recommendation or giving local officials the authority to implement it or not. These are the states that do not have statewide mask ...

The Alcoy Campus of the UPV prepares for the XVII Science Week

Presentation of the Science Week. The Science Week of the Alcoy Campus of the Polytechnic University of Valencia (UPV) returns for another year. In this XVII edition, which will be held from November 16 to 26, all lectures will be given female scientists on topics as diverse as sport algorithms, humor, new materials, marketing, archeology or expert information on Covid-19. The main novelty of this edition is that all activities can be followed through the youtube channel campus official from anywhere in the world. Registration to follow the conferences can be done at semanaciencia.alcoy.upv.es ...