Marbella is to receive a 11.5 million euro incentive from the Ministry of Tourism, Trade and Sports. The cash is aimed at supporting the city’s efforts to increase tourism, as the Marbella receives Government tourism cash injectionMinistry believes that Marbella is the centre of Costa del Sol tourism and any benefits felt there will also be felt in surrounding towns.

The Marbella Tourism Plan will receive the biggest cash injection of around 9 million euros; this is in addition to 4 million already in place from a 2006 agreement.

Only six cities in the country are to receive the tourism boosting incentive money, the others being Jaen, Jerez, Granada, Malaga and Sevilla.

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