Etiqueta 'Balearics'


Armengol "proud" to return free health care to immigrants

Francina Armengol has said that she is proud to have been able to return the health card to illegal immigrants.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter21/08/2015 00:00


Balearic firefighting budget up in 2015

Andalusia, for example, has over four million hectares of forest, while the Balearic Islands between them have just 223,000.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter20/08/2015 00:00


Balearics the strongest performing tourism economy

The Balearics is the Spanish tourism region with the highest ratio of employment creation.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter20/08/2015 00:00

Tourist tax

Government wants to charge tourist tax at airports and ports

The government explains that the option of charging at points of entry would create a more equitable system.

Andrew Ede18/08/2015 00:00


Low-cost passengers boom in the Balearics

Traditional airlines had very similar figures for the first seven months, moving 20.63 million passengers, a much lower percentage increase though - up 1.6%.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter17/08/2015 00:00


15% of people in the Balearics are phone addicts

Addictive behaviour, previously impossible, is now being displayed because of new technologies and smartphones in particular.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter17/08/2015 00:00

Meteor shower

Spanish skies to see best meteor shower in years tonight

Stay up late or even rise early as some of the best showings occur just before dawn.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter11/08/2015 00:00


Exceptionally high levels of waste in Balearic waters

Following the article on Sunday which highlighted how Andratx resident Elisabeth Ceulen and her family have taken to cleaning up rubbish not just on the streets but also on beaches.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter10/08/2015 00:00


Government 860 million euro debt to be repaid in 2016

860 million includes over 200 million euros of interest, though the total figure is subject to possible change.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter07/08/2015 00:00