News of the day 2 November 2015
News / Latest headlines

Tourism

British Ambassador thanks holiday industry for promoting ‘safe behaviour’ among young Brits

The UK travel industry’s #TakeYourPic campaign, aimed at 15 to 30 year olds, encouraged young visitors to Magalluf and San Antonio to choose between a #holidaywin and a #holidayfail.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Education

School building investment fallen by 87% in six years

“The new team at the (education) ministry knows what needs to be done but is not doing so, only talking about first analysing the situation."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Business

Sale of new cars increases in the Balearics

The total number of new cars and four-by-fours that were sold reached 26,634, 27 per cent up on the previous year.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Tourist tax

Barceló confirms that tourist tax will come into force on 1 May next year

Barceló said that he was not too concerned about the effects of the tourist tax on the UK tourism market.

Jason Moore

News / Comment

Comment

Gibraltar and the Falklands

The Spanish are like a dog with a bone when it comes to Gibraltar.

Humphrey Carter

Sport / Real Mallorca

Real Mallorca

Ten-man Mallorca survive at Leganés

Real Mallorca and Leganes played out an instantly forgettable and drab 0-0 draw at the Butarque stadium in Madrid on Sunday night.

Monro Bryce

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