News of the day 4 July 2018
News / Latest headlines


Fresh fears of strike action at the airport

Runway operators and staff at Palma airport are threatening strike action.

Humphrey Carter

Summer work


Number of people out of work in the Summer continues to fall

The service sector is driving the fall in unemployment although construction industry still struggling.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter



Small shopkeepers want summer sales to be delayed

The association of small to medium sized traders, Pimeco, yesterday submitted a proposal to the government that the summer sales be delayed in future until the middle of August.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Palma airport


More winter flights into the UK this year

Norwegian announced its winter flight programme and it is going to include Gatwick, from where it operates low cost trans Atlantic flights to the United States.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter



75% travel discount expected this month

Top level meeting in Madrid yesterday to resolve the dispute.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Sunday Interview

Council of Majorca to honour female British explorer

Humphrey Carter talks to Nina Parrón Mate, the Council of Majorca’s Director General for Equality who will be paying tribute to the great British palaeontologist Dorothea Bate.

Humphrey Carter

News / Comment



“The Conservatives appear to be on track to self destruct over Europe...”

Jason Moore

Holiday / Lifestyle

Letters to the editor

Letters to the Editor

The EU migration chaos continues.

Edition of 4 July 2018