News of the day 20 October 2016
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UK tour operators warning Spanish hoteliers not to be greedy

"The short term fast buck doesn’t last forever and Majorca should have more foresight by now."

Humphrey Carter

José Ramón Bauzá, now a senator, doesn't seem to have much support in the Balearics.


Bauzá seeking support to become national tourism minister

Ex-Balearic president José Ramón Bauzá is being put forward as a possible national tourism minister.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The area where the Viva hotel will be.


Magalluf's first five-star hotel opening in 2017

Viva Hotels will be opening the Viva Zafiro Palmanova & Spa on the Avenida Saboners.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The Constitutional Court ruling means Balearic legislation will need rethinking.

Animal welfare

Court annuls Catalonia bullfighting ban

The court's decision does have an impact on proposed Balearic legislation to ban bullfighting.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


Gibraltar and the EU

For once Spain has something Gibraltar wants - EU membership.

Jason Moore

Edition of 20 October 2016