News of the day 3 December 2015
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Politics

Spain’s ruling party seen winning election but well short of majority

Hard times and disgust with corruption in high places have fuelled the rise of new parties - the liberal, reformist Ciudadanos and  the anti-austerity Podemos.

Environment

Government initiates Dragonera marine reserve process

This area by the island of Dragonera has considerable ecological and fishing value: a 2004 study established that there is high diversity of habitats and species.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Charity

Charity Christmas market in Palma

On Friday, 11 December, at The Boat House on Palma’s Paseo Maritimo (opposite the Auditorium), all will be able to visit the boutique Christmas market and have the chance to indulge in some Christmas shopping.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Employment

Balearic unemployment will fall over the next two years

The Balearics would have the fifth highest unemployment rate in the country next year.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Palma

Palma retailers upset at lack of Christmas lights on streets

Bernat Coll, president of the Pimeco association that represents small to medium-sized retailers, has criticised the absence of lights in several key shopping areas of the city.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment

Comment

Benn 1 Cameron 0

“Cameron should thank Benn for his timely intervention...”

Jason Moore

Holiday / Lifestyle
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