News of the day 14 February 2017
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Financial penalties for Son Espases company are coming down

The company which operates the non-clinical parts of Son Espases Hospital has accumulated penalties amounting to 3.4 million euros since the hospital opened in 2010.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Urban planning

Palma residents not wanting any more kiosks

If it was up to them, the residents federation wouldn't grant any more licences for kiosks.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Weather compensation claims exceed eight million euros

The highest amount being claimed out of a total of 8,473,397 euros is one of almost 2.5 million by Manacor.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Court rules in favour of employee suspended for wearing a hijab

Acciona has the right to appeal the ruling at the Balearic High Court.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Taxi-driver protests set to bring Palma to a halt today

The protests are due to last from 11.00 until 13.30. Both culminate with marchers and drivers gathering in front of the presidential headquarters.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Costa Nord to be managed by Valldemossa town hall

Putting Costa Nord into private hands was unsuccessful. It was apparently impossible to make a profit.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


"Ill" son stabs mother, attacks brother in Palma

"My son has stabbed me" were the first words the victim told the emergency call centre operators

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Police in Palma checking that dog owners comply with bylaws

Infringements can result in fines from 60 euros up to 3,000 euros.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Falling debris injures pedestrian in Palma's calle Olms

Eyewitnesses said that it sounded like an explosion.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Edition of 14 February 2017