News of the day 6 January 2017
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The RACE wants the same rules for drivers and cyclists.


Insurance and points system being advocated for cyclists

Cyclists would be subject to rules related to the use of alcohol and drugs, respect for pedestrians and traffic lights, and the use of mobiles.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The view from BO Hotel, one of Palma's boutique hotels.


December was an excellent month for Palma's boutique hotels

Occupancy rates were high and so were prices - up to 350 euros a night.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Phishing is a growing crime in the Balearics.


Increase in holiday rentals' internet scams

The National Police's economic and technological crimes division has in recent months processed more than 200 complaints.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

An increasing number of teachers in the Balearics are qualified to take classes in a foreign language.


Over 2,000 Balearic teachers can take classes in English

Over 14% of the 14,721 teachers in the Balearics are trained and qualified to teach in a foreign language.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


Speaking your language

It is a pity that more Spaniards do not study a foreign language.

Jason Moore

Edition of 6 January 2017