News of the day 22 August 2015
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The former president, José Ramón Bauzá.

Public finances

Government bank debt almost doubled under the PP

The current government is faced with a total debt that is almost 3,000 million euros higher than four years ago.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Some 600 health cards have so far been returned to immigrants.


Threat of EU fines because of immigrants' health cards dismissed

References to threats of fines by the EU are "cowardice".

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Anxiety over some fiesta fireworks' displays because of conditions.


Capdepera fireworks can go ahead

The go-ahead has been given to fireworks displays in Capdepera and Alcalfar (Sant Lluís, Minorca), following an initial rejection of permission by the regional government.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


Tourist tax

The battle lines are already being drawn up as local hoteliers look to block plans by the Balearic government to introduce the controversial tourist tax.

Jason Moore

Sport / Real Mallorca


Alcorcón 2 : 0 Real Mallorca

Mallorca lose away in first match of the new season.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Edition of 22 August 2015