News of the day 5 February 2016
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Fairs and Fiestas

Carnival in Majorca

Sunday is when Palma stages its parades.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


New technological programme for boosting trade and commerce

It is one designed to enable the retail sector in particular to adapt to changing consumer demands while also promoting technological innovation and emphasising local trade.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Government expecting more compensation claims because of planning decree

Nineteen developers were affected by legislative moves by the former PSOE-led administration and most of the cases remain unresolved.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Balearics registered second highest tourist spend increase in 2015

The British were responsible for spending the most in December: 708 million, an increase of 19%.

Humphrey Carter

Animal welfare

Parliament to debate the future of bullfighting next week

The campaign can now count on the support of 32 of the 53 municipalities in Majorca that have declared themselves against bullfighting plus the Council of Majorca, which has made a similar declaration.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


Tourist Tax

“This summer some tourists will pay the tax others will not...”

Jason Moore

Holiday / Lifestyle
Edition of 5 February 2016