News of the day 15 January 2016
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Nóos trial

Government wants royal scandal cash back

The Balearic government is looking to recover the almost 2.9 million euros of public funds related to the current Nóos trial.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Builders predicting recession because of government policy

“It is illogical to take measures which only succeed in frightening away investors and creating a feeling of legal uncertainty in the Balearics.”

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Balearics is the second busiest cruise destination

By the end of November last year, Balearic ports had handled 773 cruise liners and 1.7 million passengers.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Over a third of young Spaniards drive under the influence

Young drivers are not so "politically correct" when it comes to practising on the roads what they say they believe in.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Fairs and Fiestas

The night of fires: Sant Antoni Eve in Majorca

Your comprehensive listing (as comprehensive as possible) of what's going on for the greatest fiesta night of the Majorcan calendar: Sant Antoni Eve.

Andrew Ede

News / Comment


Confusion all round

"The coalition Balearic government needs to consult"

Humphrey Carter

Edition of 15 January 2016