For the second consecutive year, the regional Department on Agriculture and Environment, in collaboration with the Municipal Department on Environment of Calp, held today the campaign "Recycle your appliances" in the town, an initiative that aims to raise awareness of the importance of recycling our electrical and electronic equipment and appliances.
The Tourism Municipal Department of Calp, led by Jan Van Parijs, estimates that the town has registered an increase in tourist occupation around 6% in relation to last year, a figure that is the result of the valuation of various indicators handled by the department.
The Town Council, in collaboration with the Associació de Moros i Cristians, has announced the 14th National Photography Contest for the Moors and Christians Festivities, the 41st National Poster Contest for Festivities and the Children and Junior Poster Contest.
Aware of the importance of training and innovation in the business world, the Calp Town Council organizes a new edition of the Innovative Communication Meeting, a platform to share experiences, motivate and reveal the tools to improve communication in the business sector. This year the meeting has a new format as it is held during two days, on the 4th and 10th of November in the Auditorium of the Cultural Centre of Calp.
The Autonomous Government of Sustainable Economy, Productive Sectors, Trade and Work has published the aids to finance the fixed costs of registration in the Social Security Special System for Self-employed people and Freelances within the Program of Promotion of Self-employed Work in the Valencian Region, for the 2017 fiscal year.
On the occasion of the World Tourism Day, which was held yesterday, the Municipal Department on Tourism of Calp, headed by Jan Van Parijs, has announced a campaign to promote the town as a destination for tourist cycling. For this purpose, the municipal department has commissioned new logos and has registered the brand "Calpe. Cycling destination" with which it intends to promote the conditions and infrastructures presented by Calp, making this town an ideal place for this type of sport.
Calp driver Daniel Tomás and his co-driver Luís Crespo, both from the Sobrevirats team, were awarded a second place in the III Rally Ciutat de Xixona celebrated last weekend. The continuous braking problems suffered by the driver's vehicle in the mountain sections caused a slowdown in the competition. The support team Premorac, with Toni Ivars in front, tried to solve the problems of the car; even so, Daniel Tomás won the victory in the group N.
The artist Ely Romero, captivated by her father's paintings, began playing with oils in Madrid, when she was 20 years old. There she painted her first pictures of landscapes, which she gave as a present.
It was in the city of Gijón, between 2004 and 2006, when she followed the graphic artist Verónica García-Ardura, an opportunity that, according to Romero, helped her to discover her love for the classics, the cult of the body and the face.