News of the day 13 December 2017
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Biel Barceló (right) with President Armengol, Vicenç Thomas and Pilar Costa in parliament yesterday.


Barceló foreign trip creates new government crisis

Biel Barceló's trip to the Dominican Republic last week was paid for by Globalia, and he is accused of having violated the government's ethical code.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Finding a space to park at Inca Hospital can sometimes be impossible.


More car parking planned for Inca Hospital

At present there are 394 spaces in all at the hospital, which are simply not enough.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The folk dance festival used to bring a great deal of colour as well as some marvellous performances.


Folk dance festival to be revived next year

The festival ceased in 2011 after the death of one of its main promoters, Tomeu Ensenyat.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Getting evidence of a theft from a taxi.


Additional security for Palma's taxi drivers

There have been thirty thefts from taxis in the past month or so and two knife attacks during the year.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Biel Barceló earlier today defended his trip to the Dominican Republic.


Barceló quits over "paid" Caribbean trip

Vice-president and tourism minister Biel Barceló resigned on Wednesday because of a scandal surrounding a recent trip to the Dominican Republic.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


Economic joy

I would say that Majorca is on course for a fantastic festive period.

Jason Moore

Sport / Other Sports
Chris Froome riding by Pollensa Bay in 2016.


Froome faces tough questions after positive Vuelta test

The 32-year-old Briton, who rides for Team Sky and is currently in Alcudia for training, says he has done nothing wrong.

Martyn Herman and Alan Baldwin

Edition of 13 December 2017