News of the day 14 December 2017
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Politics

Santiago lined up as new vice-president

The current minister for social services and cooperation, Fina Santiago, has a good relationship with President Armengol. A former mayor of Santa Margalida, Toni Reus, may head the list to become tourism minister.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Transport

Niki ceases operations

Some twenty Niki flights have been operating daily between airports in Germany and Austria and Majorca.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Politics

Barceló insists that he made the decision to resign

Podemos are wanting input into Barceló's successor as tourism minister and in "influencing, redirecting and redefining policies".

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Transport

Soller Tunnel toll may be eliminated next week

A decision of the Balearic High Court has opened the way for the Council of Majorca to remove the toll barriers.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Environment

Albufera at risk because of "saturation" in tourism areas

Environmentalists GOB have been complaining about deterioration in Albufera for years.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Business

Bright future for Majorca's conferences sector

"Majorca has all the ingredients to become a leading MICE destination for the European market."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Science

Two asteroids given Majorcan names

It is expected that there will be an official event to mark the naming of the asteroids.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment

Comment

Cab drivers

Local cabbies need to have more security and it is a police problem.

Jason Moore

Edition of 14 December 2017
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