News of the day 24 October 2016
News / Latest headlines


Foreign investment soared in the first half of 2016

Over half of the foreign investment was in hotels, and much of it was German money.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Traffic fines up, road deaths up

Speeding was the most common reason for traffic fines. Deaths on the roads, although up, are nothing like on the scale they once were.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Balearic government under pressure following Rajoy investiture decision

Podemos may press demands, such as an increase to the tourist tax, in return for continuing to support the Balearic government.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Cannabis use on parliament's agenda

The government supports therapeutic use of cannabis.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


A good act by PSOE

If Rajoy forms a government it will be thanks to the socialists.

Jason Moore

Sport / Real Mallorca

Real Mallorca

Vazquez reprieved as Jesus saves in 1-0 win

Real Mallorca, after a fast and furious second half, finally overcame a poor but stubborn Alcorcon from Madrid 1-0.

Monro Bryce

Edition of 23 October 2016