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Francina Armengol and Pedro Sánchez.


Sánchez priorities coincide with those of the Balearics

The Balearics, PSOE believe, provide a "valid model" for a left-wing national government pact.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter02/06/2018 00:00

President Armengol at the opening of the Palma Boat Show yesterday.


"This is the most important event in the history of the boat show"

President Armengol: "The size of the show this year is a clear indication of just how key the nautical industry is."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter28/04/2018 00:00

President Armengol with other politicians and recipients of awards at the gala event for Balearics Day at the Palacio de Congresos.


Armengol highlights "internal federalism" on Balearics Day

Balearics Day recognises "where we have come from and how we have worked together for 35 years".

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter01/03/2018 00:00

President Armengol once more stated the case for federalism yesterday.


Armengol calls for federalism in reform of the Constitution

"Why can we not advance down a federal road, live in diversity and celebrate a state that is rich in cultures, languages and history?"

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter06/12/2017 00:00

President Armengol and Vice-President Barceló in parliament yesterday.


Armengol defends Barceló and tourism policies

Marga Prohens (PP) on the tourist tax: "You want tourists' money, but without tourists this will be impossible."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter21/11/2017 00:00

Podemos members of the Balearic parliament making a point.


Armengol rejects PP "radical" accusations

"It is worrying and regrettable to see that Armengol is increasingly radicalised and ever more separated from the political line of the socialist party."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter07/11/2017 00:00

King Felipe with Balti Picornell.

Royal Family

Armengol says the King fully understands Balearic problems

The president of the Balearic parliament, Baltasar Picornell, said that he was very happy to have met the King.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter28/07/2017 00:00

Francina Armengol speaking ahead of the new parliamentary season in the Balearics.


Armengol calls for responsibility as parliament reconvenes

The president was also predicting that there will be "intense debate" over holiday rentals' legislation.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter30/01/2017 00:00

President Armengol making her Constitution Day address. Maria Salom looks on.


Armengol calls for new federal constitution

A constitution for the "new generations" is required, one with federal criteria that will redirect the "Catalonia question".

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter06/12/2016 00:00

Maria Jose Maciá, territorial director for the Balearics of Banco Santander; Carmen Serra, president of Grupo Serra, (publishers of the Bulletin); Balearic president, Francina Armengol; Rami Aboukhair Hurtado, country head Spain, Banco Santander; and Paula Serra, director of the TV and radio arm of the Serra Group, who interviewed Armengol on stage during the event.


Balearic President: Keep up the good work to ensure growth

Armengol said that now was the time to invest in the islands because of the good economic conditions and low interest rates.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter18/02/2016 00:00

Balearic President Armengol: leader of a left-wing coalition.


Armengol: follow our lead and form a left-wing coalition

Balearic president believes that new government in Madrid can be formed without the Partido Popular.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter18/01/2016 00:00

Marga Prohens of the PP, who criticised President Armengol's New Year message for being unrealistic.

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New Year and what's in a city's name: the past week in Majorca

New Year celebrations and incidents, a city's name and an American in Majorca: just some of the themes over the past week in the Bulletin

Monitor03/01/2016 00:00

President Armengol with Vice-President Barceló and, in the background, minister for the presidency, Marc Pons (left) and education minister, Martí March.


Armengol proud of change since becoming president

Vice-President Barceló observed that "the force awakens" and proclaimed that "the force be with us".

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter18/12/2015 00:00

Vice-President Barceló, President Armengol and Finance Minister Cladera at the press announcement of the draft of the tax.

Tourist tax

Tourist tax will cost between fifty cents and two euros

Tourist accommodation charges between 50 cents and 2 euros per person and per day. Children below 14 years exempt. Residents will have to pay in tourist accommodation. If stay is for health reasons it can be reclaimed. Cruise passengers will also pay.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter14/10/2015 00:00

President Armengol, characterised as having been “kidnapped by radical partners”.


PP rubbish government’s one hundred days performance

Prohens denounced the “inconsistency, instability, arrogance and vengefulness” of the government’s early days in office.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter10/10/2015 00:00

Armengol calls for a united front


Armengol calls for a united front

Armengol stressed the importance of there being a clear sense of unity in appealing for greater financial resources from the state.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter09/10/2015 00:00

Francina Armengol


Armengol to demand a higher deficit ceiling

"Outrageous" that the Balearic budget for 2016 should have a deficit ceiling of 0.3%.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter01/09/2015 00:00

President Armengol with King Felipe at the Marivent.

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President Armengol hails King Felipe’s “respect"

The Balearic president, Francina Armengol, yesterday praised the “significant gesture” by King Felipe to receive leading politicians at the Marivent Palace.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter31/07/2015 00:00