News of the day 5 January 2016
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The special court house which has been set up.


Princess Cristina will sit next to the press in Nóos trial

The court will be considering allegations of a plot to divert public funds through companies created by the princess’s husband and his business partner.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Some of the drugs seized.


Arrests break up Palma drugs gang

The operation was kept open, with the gang seemingly looking to widen the radius of its distribution.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The Secretary of State for Employment, Juan Pablo Riesgo.


Unemployment falls by almost 10% in the Balearics

Registered unemployment in the Balearics fell last year to 75,784 unemployed.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Fairs and Fiestas

Kings' parade lights up Palma

Thousands have turned up in Palma for the parade of the Three Kings.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Demand is greatest for moorings in Colonia Sant Jordi.


Over 4,000 people on the waiting list for a mooring in the Balearics

The government is attempting to “debug” this waiting list and is confident that in 2016 the nineteen ports in all will find their lists being revised.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


The new Mallorca

“The massive new investment for Real Mallorca should be welcomed...”

Jason Moore

Edition of 5 January 2016