News of the day 19 January 2017
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Majorca will be packed out again this summer.


Another summer of "saturation" for the Balearics

The hoteliers blame illegal rentals for there being saturation and evidence of so-called "tourismphobia".

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Evidence from the Mahjong gambling den.


Police raid Mahjong gambling den

The police found 21 people - 16 men and five women - who were involved in gambling amounts up to 10,000 euros.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Interior minister Juan Ignacio Zoido with Maria Salom.


Security is key to Balearic tourism success says government delegate

Security has been and is key to the islands and must be strengthened as much as possible.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

There are now improved inspections of horses in Palma.

Animal welfare

Horse carriages' stop will be moved from Palma's Conqueridor

A switch in location has to take account of the volume of tourists and concerns that horses might be frightened.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Tourism minister Barceló speaking during the Fitur presentation of the Palacio de Congresos.


Everything in place for Palacio de Congresos April opening

In around four years, the Palacio will have had more than 77,000 visitors and generated over 21,000 million euros.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


Trump card

For the British government, Trump could become their trump card.

Jason Moore

Edition of 19 January 2017