News of the day 21 February 2017
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The SFM industrial action has been off and on for months.

Industrial relations

Rail workers to strike for 24 hours on same day as taxi drivers

The next round of industrial action will include a 24-hour strike from midnight on 6 March.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Iñaki Urdangarin will learn on Thursday if he has to go to prison immediately.

Nóos trial

Supreme Court appeal for recovery of Nóos funds

The Balearic attorney's office is to lodge an appeal which will seek to recover the 2.3 million euros that were paid to the Instituto Nóos.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Magalluf's hotel stock has been transformed, but bars, shops and other businesses are lagging way behind.


Businesses in Calvia's "mature zones" not taking up grants

Grants are available to modernise and renovate premises in "mature" zones.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Sa Pobla was very badly affected by the floods.


Government allocating two million euros for farm aid

The environment and agriculture ministry estimates that 30% of annual agricultural production in the Balearics has been lost.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Bach Cycle concerts continue this Saturday

The concert by the BACHrroc Ensemble will be at Santa Tereseta Church in Son Armadans, Palma this Saturday at 20.30.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


Taxi dispute

Taxi drivers say that most of their cash comes from lucrative airport fares.

Jason Moore

Edition of 21 February 2017