News of the day 21 January 2018
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Employment minister Iago Negueruela.


Greater use of Catalan by government bodies to be made law

Not all officials and ministers are fluent in Catalan. The employment minister, Iago Negueruela, is one of them.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Where the Ses Fontanelles centre would go, if approval were ever to be given.


Ses Fontanelles licence request is turned down again

The project for the Ses Fontanelles commercial centre in Playa de Palma is an ongoing saga.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The cavallets for Sant Sebastià in Pollensa.


Pollensa celebrates Sant Sebastià

Sebastian is mainly a Palma celebration. Pollensa is one of only a few other places where there are notable celebrations.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Miquel Fluxá (Iberostar), Juan José Hidalgo (Globalia), Gabriel Escarrer Julia (Meliá) and the Cuban tourism minister, Manuel Marrero.


Records in Madrid: the week in Majorca

Another record tourism season was being forecast; the Council of Majorca generated more confusion with its rentals zones; and the pine of Pollensa provoked a review of health and safety.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Symphonic Rhapsody of Queen at Palma auditorium.


What's on in Majorca: 22-28 January

After all the mayhem of the Sant Antoni and Sant Sebastià fiestas, Majorca draws breath for once. A quiet week, though it won't be quiet at Palma's auditorium on Saturday where the staggering Symphonic Rhapsody of Queen is one of the week's highlights.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


Population fall

While I believe that the number of foreign residents living on the island has fallen, I doubt that the fall is so pronounced.

Jason Moore

Sport / Real Mallorca
3-2 for Mallorca in the derby against Atlètic Balears


Mallorca win local derby

Real Mallorca 3 - Atlètic Balears 2

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Edition of 21 January 2018