News of the day 28 January 2018
News / Latest headlines
Reports piled up at the Palma mercantile court.


Cases being dismissed because of lack of court personnel

The court reports include valuations of vehicles, jewellery and property of all kinds.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Still taking months to get building licences in Palma.


Delays persisting in the issuing of Palma building licences

"The electronic administration is in diapers. We are working with systems from the nineteenth century."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Rachel Oldfield.


"We need to educate people about winter in Majorca, it’s paradise"

Rachel Oldfield, a client services manager for a leading global British luxury villa and concierge company in Majorca, talks about her work.

Humphrey Carter

Mercedes Garrido, responsible for the rentals map. Biel Barceló announced he would be staying on as a member of parliament.


Greeks bearing tourist tax: the week in Majorca

The Balearics were taking on the Greeks over the tourist tax; there was much discontent with a map; employment was at an all-time high; and there was a spot of weather.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Son Servera's almond fair is this Sunday (4 February).


What's on in Majorca: 29 January-4 February

Son Servera has its almond blossom (and almond products) fair on Sunday. Llubi's Siurell fiesta is on Saturday (people dress up like the siurell figures). The great Czech-born pianist Alfred Brendel is at Palma's Sa Nostra Centre on Wednesday. Sergio Dalma, one of Spain's leading recording artists, who has topped the album charts on eight occasions, is at Palma's auditorium for two nights - Friday and Saturday.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


The citizens might just take control

The PP are planning on sticking with Rajoy at the next general election, I think the PP need to clear the decks.

Humphrey Carter

Sport / Real Mallorca
A win for Mallorca in a very wet Valencia.


Mallorca defy conditions to go six points clear

Atlético Saguntino 1 - Real Mallorca 2

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Edition of 28 January 2018