Marbella to imitate Dubai and allow modern skyscrapers

Marbella council has voted to allow skyscrapers of up to 50 stories to be built in the iconic town. Up to five of the massive tower blocks will be permitted. “Can you imagine Dubai but with lush palms, homes with sea views but hidden from sight, all under one amazing mountain?” enthuses councillor for urban planning Pablo Moro as he announced the changes. Well… no, but I can some prat trying to turn Marbella into Continue reading Marbella to imitate Dubai and allow modern skyscrapers

Messi’s Dad implicated in money laundering scam for drug lords

The father of Barcelona FC starJorge  Messi is implicated in a massive drug money laundering scam, using the foundation his son setup to help disadvantaged kids, according to El Mundo. You’ll remember that Messi was arrested earlier in the year accused of tax evasion. It seems that the thing is even larger than him fiddling his taxes – his Pa seems to have been hanging out with the wrong sort.