News of the day 2 May 2016
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Reservoir capacity is improving because of spring rains but desalination plants will be at full capacity.


Services could be overstretched this summer

Water and electricity supplies, sewage-plant capabilities, beach overcrowding, road congestion, rubbish collections: these are some of the issues.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Maria Munar arriving for a court hearing.


Council has received only a fraction of 12 million owed for corruption case

The former leadership of the now defunct Unió Mallorquina (UM) party has only paid the Council of Majorca 115,000 euros.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Certain hotel staff on "fijo discontinuo" contracts started work earlier this season.


Employment returning to pre-recession levels

Proof of this lies with the fact that the earlier tourism season has increased the number of employees who have "fijo discontinuo" contracts on the employment register.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


Election Part 2

"Political parties need to get their act together in the second general election ..."

Jason Moore

Sport / Real Mallorca
Oriol and Ortuño not enjoying themselves.

Real Mallorca

Anxiety grows after 0-0 bore draw

Real Mallorca remain in serious relegation trouble after playing out an underwhelming La Segunda stalemate against second top Alaves.

Monro Bryce

Edition of 1 May 2016