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Minibus driver at Palma Airport with a group of German tourists

Arenal minibus driver says German tourists took his keys

He was recorded having a fight with a group of German tourists.

Andrew Ede

Waiter in Menorca

Majorca tourism

Outgoing Balearic tourism minister hits back at his critics

"When they say that they prefer less intervention, what they mean is that they prefer lower salaries and more temporary contracts."

Andrew Ede

The seven euro supermarket anti-wrinkle cream which is causing a sensation

It is also suitable for all skin types, making it versatile and accessible to a wide range of users.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Luxury tourism brings private jets to Mallorca

Your weekly news catch up in Mallorca

This week we talk luxury: tourist spending, foreign buying and watches. New administration scrapping projects, promi¡ses in Calvia and tourist numbers and illegal lets.

Andrew Ede

Mallorca nominated in five categories at the World Travel Awards

Mallorca nominated in five categories at the World Travel Awards

"The island continues to be a world reference in tourism..."


Maya Jama braves the Mallorca weather.

Stormy start for Love Island with Mallorca on extreme weather alert next week

If contestants have to sit out the storms, they will not be allowed to use their mobile phones.

Humphrey Carter

Redevelopment of the Paseo Marítimo in Palma, Mallorca

British-owned club on Paseo Maritimo to be demolished

The club is due to be demolished as part of the redevelopment of the Paseo Marítimo.

Andrew Ede

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Medication and poison seized by police in Mallorca

Manacor woman jailed for attempting to poison her children

The woman tried to commit suicide after poisoning the children.

Andrew Ede31/05/2023 16:55

Spain told not to lurch to the far right by PM

Most recent opinion polls have put the conservative People's Party (PP) ahead of the Socialists, but shy of a full parliamentary majority, meaning they will likely have to negotiate a coalition with the anti-immigration and anti-abortion Vox party.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter31/05/2023 16:28

Initiative for smoke-free terraces at bars and restaurants in the Balearics

Ban on smoking on Mallorca bar terraces expected to be lifted "imminently"

Originally a Covid measure, the ban was extended under the umbrella of remaining Covid regulations.

Andrew Ede31/05/2023 16:00

Guardia Civil in Mallorca

Wave of robberies from Alcudia holiday villas

Robberies have been occurring when the occupants are there.

Andrew Ede31/05/2023 09:26

Estate agent window across from the parliament building in Palma, Mallorca

Property sector expecting the new government to deliver on promises

More developable land, different types of housing ... just two measures the property sector wants.

Andrew Ede31/05/2023 07:29

Inflation eases in May to 3.2% due to lower fuel prices

It is also due to moderation in the price of food and non-alcoholic beverages.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter30/05/2023 14:08

Marga Prohens of the Partido Popular, who will become the next president of the Balearics

Partido Popular to govern alone; Vox "will not put a spanner in the works"

Negotiations are likely to see Vox staying out of the government but entering the Council of Mallorca administration.

Andrew Ede30/05/2023 09:01

High-occupancy vehicle lane in Palma, Mallorca

New government will scrap 80 km/h speed limit on ring road

The PP have immediate priorities for the government, the Council of Mallorca and Palma town hall.

Andrew Ede30/05/2023 08:12

Waiting for a taxi in the rain.

It's not fare. Palma taxi problems mount

Situation is getting out of control

29/05/2023 16:20

Local elections 2023 results

Balearic election update

Find out who is in and who has left.

Jason Moore29/05/2023 11:31

PSOE in Pollensa, Mallorca will lead the next administration

Pollensa bucks the trend and moves to the left

Martí March, education minister since 2015, will be the new mayor.

Andrew Ede29/05/2023 09:25

A great night for the Partido Popular.

Tears of joy in Andratx as Mayor secures a majority

"First time that any one party has gained an overall majority...."

Jason Moore29/05/2023 09:15