News of the day 28 December 2019
News / Latest headlines
Only in 6 municipalities do users of solar energy receive any subsidy


Solar power pays, but not everywhere

In five of the six municipalities, the bonus represents an IBI reduction of 50% during the first three years but they have to ask their town hall to pay it.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Manacor Hospital


Innovative procedure at Manacor Hospital

Precise and minimally invasive treatment can be applied in highly complex lesions, constituting an effective and safe alternative to conventional surgical treatment.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Krista Hyer


British Empire Medal for founder of Cancer Support Group Mallorca

President of the Cancer Support Group in Majorca, Christine Hyer, is among nine UK nationals in Spain named in the New Year Honours List.

Humphrey Carter

The Balearic stand at the World Travel Market in London


Council of Majorca tourism promotion plan expected in the new year

There have been seventy promotional initiatives aimed at both the main and established tourist markets as well as emerging markets.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Cor de Pollença choir

What's On

What's on in Majorca on Saturday / Sunday

Christmas concerts in Palma, Campanet and Puerto Pollensa and the Festival of the Standard at Sencelles and Sineu.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Views of the Tramuntana mountain range


Good morning from Majorca

A risk of high winds in some areas but otherwise a lovely, sunny day.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Archive image of a patera arriving in Santanyi


Illegal immigrants at liberty for now due to lack of space

The national government delegation says that it expects spaces at the detention centres to be available in the next few days.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment

Frank Talking

Twixt Christmas and New Year!

Some people had stayed up all night to be at the front of the queue on Boxing Day morning.

Frank Leavers


Will Spain get it done?

Spain could have a government by Three Kings, or face another election.

Humphrey Carter

Sport / Real Mallorca
Real Mallorca coach, Vicente Moreno, continues to do a fantastic job

La Liga Football

V.A.R. ruling spoilt a great year for Real Mallorca

Let’s get back to human error and let’s get back to discussing the referee’s dubious parentage over a few beers after the game!

Monro Bryce

Edition of 28 December 2019