News of the day 29 August 2016
News / Latest headlines

Emergencies

Family of four killed in road accident by Rancho Grande

The accident occurred at around ten to three this afternoon (Monday).

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Environment

Majorca is suffering its worst drought for the past ten years

Water reserves are just 44 per cent at a time when the island is breaking all tourism records and demand for water is at an all-time high.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Economy

Balearics have slipped four places in GDP ranking since 2000

By 2015 the Balearics were still above the national average of GDP per inhabitant but only by something over 1,000 euros, rather than the more than 4,000 euros in 2000.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Beaches

Beaches taken over by superyachts

A beach was taken over by what was in effect a private party, with large designer umbrellas and their accompanying loungers.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Property

Douglas drops asking price for his Majorcan home

The 247-acre estate originally went on sale two years ago for £41 million but offers for £34 million are now being considered.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment

Comment

Trading hours in Palma

Shops in the centre of Palma need to change their business outlook.

Jason Moore

Sport / Other Sports

Real Mallorca

Mallorca get a draw in Cadiz

Cadiz 1 - Real Mallorca 1

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

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