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Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter
Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Weather

Majorca on amber alert for rain

Heavy rain is now expected to fall in all parts of the Balearics from around midnight (Tuesday night).

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter 29/09/2015 00:00

Education

Urgent measures introduced for school meals in Balearics

Next year there will be a significant increase in the budget for school meals.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter 29/09/2015 00:00

Business

Young entrepreneur winner to visit Silicon Valley

“I hope that your projects become a reality. We need entrepreneurs and we need jobs.”

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter 29/09/2015 00:00

Retail

Steady increase in Balearic retail sales

This was the fifth highest regional growth in the country, Valencia having been out in front with 6.1%.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter 29/09/2015 00:00

Northern News Spotlight

Santa Margalida reverses bullfighting declaration

The town was now "not in favour of anything nor against anything"

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter 29/09/2015 00:00

Northern News Spotlight

The nuns of Puerto Pollensa leave after 100 years

Hundreds of former pupils gathered in the church square to participate in an emotional farewell.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter 28/09/2015 00:00

Tourism

A quarter of all tourist spend in August was in the Balearics

The survey suggests that the Balearics was the region of Spain that attracted most tourist spending in August - 2,364 million euros.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter 28/09/2015 00:00

Cala Millor

Cala Millor beach closed because of swarm of bees

There were beachgoers, once the situation was being controlled, who were only too happy to take selfies with the bees in the background.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter 28/09/2015 00:00

Society

Proud to be from the Balearics and Spain; new survey

When asked about identity with the Balearics as opposed to their own individual islands or the “Catalan Lands,” 63% of Majorcans identify with the island, 35% with the Balearics and a mere 2% with the Catalan Lands.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter 28/09/2015 00:00

Weather

A rainy few days for Majorca

Majorca looks to be in for some potentially wet weather until at least Wednesday (30 September).

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter 27/09/2015 00:00

Northern News Spotlight

Ironman brings an economic benefit of over eight million euros

Alcudia town hall wants a more detailed study into the economic impact of the Ironman events that are staged twice a year.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter 27/09/2015 00:00

Real Mallorca

Real Mallorca 0 - Huesca 1

The taxi may well be pulling up for coach Chapi Ferrer.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter 26/09/2015 00:00

Employment

140,000 employed in tourism industry, increase of 5%

The Balearic tourism sector employed an average of just under 140,000 people between June and August,

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter 25/09/2015 00:00

Education

New schools needed for increasing Balearic population

“Inadequate, deficient and with serious problems related to facilities”.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter 25/09/2015 00:00

Charity

You can have your cake and eat it!

Scores of people gathered at Mood Beach today for a massive coffee morning with all the proceeds going to local cancer charities.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter 25/09/2015 00:00

Property

Spectacular growth in Balearic property sales

The sale of homes in the Balearics during the second quarter rose by a whopping 30.1% compared with sales from April to June 2014.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter 24/09/2015 00:00

Finance

Balearic government claims 240 million euros of unpaid road-building investment

Montoro acknowledged that the Balearics have suffered from an underfunding that the system of regional financing has failed to correct.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter 24/09/2015 00:00

Religion

Fray Junipero: the new Majorcan saint

He defended their dignity, “protecting them from many who had abused them,” the Pope said of the new saint.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter 24/09/2015 00:00

Tourist tax

ABTA to write to Balearic government over tourist tax

"The introduction of the tax will not come about through “imposition”.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter 23/09/2015 00:00