News of the day 19 October 2015
News / Latest headlines


Overcrowding in the Balearics: a top environmental worry

As to those who should solve these environmental problems, almost a half of respondents said that politicians should be responsible.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Palma Son Sant Joan airport.


Calls to stop privatising Balearic airports

The Balearic Socialist Party today announced that it intends to table a motion in parliament to halt the privatisation of local airports.

Humphrey Carter


Briton arrested after car chase

Eventually the driver crashed into a number of large rubbish containers along Joan Miro.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

President Armengol and tourism minister Biel Barceló.

Tourist tax

Government to begin round of eco-tax talks

The ultimate aim is to obtain the maximum level of consensus within the tourism industry over the tax.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Work on the cabling in Puerto Alcudia prior to its suspension in March.

Northern News Spotlight

Parliament to discuss Alcudia high-voltage cabling

As the period of suspension is almost up, parents have been pressing to have a meeting with President Armengol.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


Madrid cash

“The Balearics deserve a better funding deal from the central administration...”

Jason Moore

Sport / Real Mallorca
Javi Ros is mobbed after heading in the equaliser.

Real Mallorca

Mallorca rescue a point at Mirandes

The Palma side produced the mother of all comebacks to salvage a point.

Monro Bryce

Edition of 18 October 2015