News of the day 14 December 2015
News / Latest headlines

Tourism

Palma takes off as city destination for Europeans

“Eighty-five per cent of existing housing stock - a total of 48 hotels - is of the highest category."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Environment

Madrid asked for vast marine reserve off Soller

The regional government envisages an area of some 5,000 hectares along a coastal stretch in the Tramuntana from Ses Puntes in Soller to Morro d’en Llobera in Escorca.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Fairs and fiestas

Christmas fairs in Majorca 15-20 December

Christmas markets are being held every day in Inca, Palma, Port Adriano, Puerto Portals and Santa Ponsa.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Playa de Palma

Government still demanding Playa de Palma state funding

Vice-President Barceló is reiterating the Balearic demand for 78 million euros: 63 million of which remain outstanding.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Education

First Nadal Foundation centre opens

Offering a complementary educative programme, the centre uses sport as its main means of bringing about personal integration and development as well as inspiring values of respect, excellence and fellowship.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment

Comment

Festive period

“The festive period on the island is fantastic, shame more people don’t enjoy it."

Jason Moore

Sport / Other Sports

Real Mallorca

Tactical suicide sinks Mallorca in just 70 seconds

Real Mallorca, after going ahead after 90 seconds, lost 2-1 away at Tenerife on Saturday night when the home team scored two second-half goals in 70 seconds.

Monro Bryce

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