News of the day 22 July 2016
News / Latest headlines


Primark prepares to open Palma store in September

A total of 252 staff have been recruited from 4,000 applicants and this will be Primark's forty-second store in Spain.

Humphrey Carter


UK tourist spending in Spain forecast to fall by 12%

The UK being outside the common European aviation area will have an impact on airlines such as Ryanair and easyJet.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Lighthouses might now become refuges

There is renewed talk of conversion: not into hotels but into refuges like those in the Tramuntana mountains which the Council of Majorca manages.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Rainbow Warrior now in Palma

Rainbow Warrior is one of the 720 yachts that have gone through STP Shipyard Palma so far this year.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


May and Rajoy offer some cheer

"It was a welcome reassurance from the British and Spanish government."

Jason Moore

Edition of 22 July 2016