News of the day 27 July 2017
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Playa de Palma by night.


Pickpocket arrested for assaulting Playa de Palma police officer

The police officer required six stitches for a head wound, having been struck on the head by the pickpocket.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Joan Forteza of the residents' federation, which proposed the holiday rentals' ban.

Holiday rentals

Palma approves ban on holiday rentals in apartment buildings

The federation of residents associations in Palma presented a "popular" initiative for a ban, and it was passed at yesterday's council session.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


TV cameraman beaten up by tourists in Magalluf

The cameraman was with the 061 ambulance emergency service at a hotel in Magalluf.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Iberia Handling has a personnel shortage in Ibiza.


Workers for Ibiza airport having to be sent from Palma every day

The problem at Ibiza airport is the consequence of low wages and difficulties with finding accommodation.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The number of abandoned dogs increases during the summer holidays.

Animal welfare

Crowdfunding appeal for new animal refuge

The Animal Defence Association is seeking 20,000 euros for the new shelter.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


Tourist rentals in Palma

Tourists are now reaching parts of Palma they would never have reached before.

Jason Moore

Edition of 27 July 2017