News of the day 5 December 2016
News / Latest headlines


Water situation improves thanks to recent rain

Majorca's drought status has been downgraded to pre-alert. Plenty more rain is needed.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Balearic parliament speaker expelled by Podemos

"If they want to expel me, then let them. But do not invent lies."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Business backs government in fight over residents' discount

"These measures are harmful for all businesses, especially small ones, and for competitiveness."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Tourists spent over 10% more up to October

Where the UK is concerned, the results confirm other reports that the referendum aftermath has had little impact on tourism.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


Christmas tourism in Majorca

Last weekend it looked as if most of Majorca had descended on Palma to see the lights and enjoy the city.

Jason Moore

Sport / Real Mallorca

Real Mallorca

Vazquez has to go after Valladolid defeat

Real Mallorca saved their worst home performance of the season until their last game of the year at the Son Moix on Sunday night, losing three-nil to Valladolid.

Monro Bryce

Edition of 4 December 2016