Good morning from Majorca
Sunny but windy across most of Majorca on Tuesday. Highest temperature registered was in Son Servera with 24.7ºC.
Companies with debts refused ICO credits
Banks accused of denying ICO loans to Balearic companies with debts.
Parents warned against breaking restrictions for children
Police warn that they will not be so lenient in future with parents who break the new regulations for children during the State of Emergency.
Coronavirus figures stabilise
Ministry of Health optimistic as coronavirus figures stabilise in the Balearic Islands.
Next week will be a scorcher!
Hot, sunny weather predicted for Majorca from Friday until Tuesday.
Unemployment increased by almost 50,000 in the first quarter
The real impact on employment wasn't felt until the week leading up to the declaration of the state of alarm.
A Taste of Honey
Beekeepers in Majorca will start collecting the first honey of the season in a couple of weeks.
EU governments risk clash with EU exec in bid to save tourism season
Customers must have the right to choose between a cash refund or accepting a voucher for a future package holiday.
One death in Minorca but no new coronavirus cases
For the fourth consecutive day, no new cases have been recorded.
Shop 'til you drop
Internet sales soared by 200% during Easter week compared to the same time last year.
State of alarm
Arrested after colliding with a police car
Stopped and fined for breaching the lockdown, half an hour later ...
Gender-based violence reports have fallen during lockdown
There has been an increase in other forms of domestic violence.
Bars and restaurants
PP wanting Palma terraces' rethink
Bars and restaurants are likely to face further expense because of health requirements.
44 parks and green spaces reopen on Wednesday
Bellver Forest, Parc de ses Estacions, La Ribera Forest and Parque Sa Riera will reopen on Friday.
Balearic tourism minister meeting Tui directors
Iago Negueruela said that the Tui directors are "in permanent contact" with the German government.
State of alarm
Sánchez sets out de-escalation plan for "new normality" by end-June
Spain's de-escalation plan. Formentera will be at Phase One before the other Balearic Islands. Phase One for the rest of the Balearics will start on 11 May.
Balearics the first Spanish destination for Tui when it resumes operations
A schedule is being drawn up, but it will obviously depend on decisions regarding travel.
“The biggest crisis in Europe in recent years and the EU is on the sidelines.”
Time for the big test
Looks like we have some green shoots, so let’s see how fit we’ve got ourselves.
The Good Life
Caught in the act again, I am digging through some of the seed pots to see if I can see any signs of life.
Focus on cars
Here’s a selection of graphic images of cars to make you salivate at the thought of those mountain roads winding their way through the Tramuntana.
Masters of their destiny: Revolt of the Brotherhoods
There's no real evidence to suggest that the revolt in Majorca was in some way coordinated with what happened in Valencia.
Gratitude is an attitude
It would seem that the benefits of practicing gratitude are nearly endless.
Spotlight On Soller
Local News From The Soller Valley
There is light at the end of the tunnel but no-one can give us a time frame right now.
Soccer-Former Liverpool striker Robinson dies aged 61
Robinson stayed in Spain after his playing career and became a respected television commentator, pundit and presenter.
Travel Has Never Been So Important
it occurred to me that the Week in Tourism column in the Bulletin might seem a little odd. If there is no tourism, how can there be a column?