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Pedro Sánchez announcing new measures to address inflation

Spanish government announces new anti-crisis measures

Cut in electricity bill VAT, help for the self-employed, increase in pensions ... .

Andrew Ede

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Good housekeeping: don´t get carried away with spending, says Bank Governor

To help companies and households cope with the COVID-19 pandemic, the Spanish government approved up to 140 billion euros in state agency ICO credit lines in 2020.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Construction work in Palma, Mallorca

1,200 new affordable homes for Palma

Prices will range between 150,000 and 200,000 euros.

Andrew Ede

Rockefeller's disco in Cala Major, Mallorca

Cala Major assault "without apparent motive"

Police looking for "a short man with a bald head and glasses".

Andrew Ede

Tourist who had a fight in Camp de Mar, Mallorca

Tourist treated after Camp de Mar hotel fight

He then smashed his mouth when he dived into the sea.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

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Spanish economy continues to struggle.

Spanish economic growth slows

Earlier this month, the Bank of Spain lowered its growth forecast.

Marta Serafinko24/06/2022 10:48

Sign for no swimming in Palma, Mallorca

Appeal against Palma Bay faecal spills court ruling

This concerns the environment ministry and an alleged failure to sanction the municipal services agency.

Andrew Ede24/06/2022 08:52

Palma town hall building, Mallorca

Palma town hall official charged with stealing fines cash

He was arrested on Wednesday and charged with embezzlement of public funds.

Andrew Ede24/06/2022 07:51

Sant Joan fiestas in Palma, Mallorca

The return of the magic of Sant Joan Eve

People took to the beaches, while demons ran with fire.

Andrew Ede24/06/2022 07:24

The cruise ship Celebrity Edge docked in Palma

Find out which cruise ships are in Palma's port today

There are three cruise ships due in port: Silver Dawn, MSC Meraviglia and Celebrity Edge.

Christina Buchet24/06/2022 07:00

Pressure on Balearics hospitals on the rise.

Covid hospital pressure on the rise in the Balearics

1,421 people have died from Covid in the Balearics so far.

Humphrey Carter23/06/2022 14:54

Malta is the only EU country that has a total ban on abortion.

U.S. woman cleared to leave Malta for Mallorca after being refused abortion

Couple due to be airlifted to Palma today.

Humphrey Carter/Reuters23/06/2022 13:42

Many taxis are camping out at the airport for the dream ticket client.

Taxi nightmare in Palma

400 cabs off the roads due to a lack of drivers.

Humphrey Carter23/06/2022 12:12

Emergency services at an accident in Palma, Mallorca

Palma worker dies after falling from a roof

The accident occurred on the Son Castelló industrial estate.

Andrew Ede23/06/2022 11:16

Palma is the most expensive capital in Spain to buy property

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Flats with terraces in the Balearic Islands, an increasingly expensive luxury

The pandemic has opened our eyes to the outdoors, creating an imperative need to connect our home with the open air.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter23/06/2022 10:42

Chambermaid in a Mallorca hotel

Average Balearics salary below the national figure

An explanation for this lower average is the high number of employees on 'fijo discontinuo' contracts.

Andrew Ede23/06/2022 09:26

Palma, Mallorca

Balearics have the highest percentage of rented homes in Spain

Getting on for 40% of homes were bought by foreigners in 2021.

Andrew Ede23/06/2022 07:53

The Eleanor Roosevelt fast ferry

Find out which cruise ships are in Palma's port today

Another slow day at Palma's port with ferries docking as no cruise ships are scheduled.

Christina Buchet23/06/2022 07:00

War of words over island's top beach

War of words over island's top beach

"Should be stripped on national park status...."

Jason Moore22/06/2022 13:03