News of the day 18 November 2016
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Armed forces

Flagship of the Spanish navy makes debut visit to Palma

The Juan Carlos I, a multi-purpose amphibious assault ship, is being escorted by the frigate Victoria as it heads into the Mediterranean for a series of training exercises.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Salom appointed national government delegate in the Balearics

Salom stressed that she will work hard to make the islands very safe and will do so thanks to Spain having "extraordinary security forces".

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


First phase of Porreres exhumation concludes this weekend

Procedures for the second phase will now be initiated. This will require the dismantling of almost 50 niches and two pantheons.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Palma investing almost six million on jobs

PalmaActiva has, since the current administration took office, so far given a second opportunity to be employed to more than 300 people.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Citizens' consultation for Tramuntana management has begun

Participants identify positive and negative aspects of the current situation regarding the Tramuntana and come up with proposals for improvement.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


Spain’s domestic violence problem

Spain really has got to get a grip with the problem of domestic violence.

Humphrey Carter

Edition of 18 November 2016