Etiqueta 'Independence'
The Balearics could have a say in how its ports and airports are run


An independent Balearics

“It is highly unlikely that it will ever happen, but I think it could work.”

Humphrey Carter08/07/2022 07:00

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Letters to the Editor

Our readers have sent letters about unemployment in Spain and Scotland Independence.

06/07/2018 00:00


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


Independence week in Majorca

Catalonia, some of it, was wanting independence; Més took a view on Balearic independence and also found the legal system taking an interest in party members; the tourism minister was not entirely reassuring; Monarch went under; the rural world was having a spat; and Majorca contributed to a Nobel Prize.

Andrew Ede07/10/2017 00:00


A push for independence

Catalonia is pushing ahead with its independence referendum from Spain... eventhough the central administration and the judiciary say that the whole process is illegal.

Jason Moore06/07/2017 00:00

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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


Call for Barceló to resign following independence march

Barceló, the Circulo Balear says, was at the head of a march for “pan-Catalan separatism” in which a banner declared “from autonomy to sovereignty”.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter01/01/2016 00:00


Catalan stalemate

“It was a stalemate in the Catalan poll; no overall winner and no overall loser”

Jason Moore28/09/2015 00:00


Catalonia: Stick with Spain, says minister, as does Julio Iglesias

Pro-independence politicians, the singer said, should "understand a little more that they can reach a much better agreement with the national government".

24/09/2015 00:00


Catalan independence would mean exit from the euro zone, says Bank of Spain chief

Uncertainties and tensions over the election are affecting Catalan and other Spanish banks.

22/09/2015 00:00


Spanish banks warn of Catalonia independence risks

Spain’s two main banking lobby groups AEB and CECA, whose members include Santander, BBVA and Barcelona-based Caixabank, warned secession could force lenders to consider leaving the region.

19/09/2015 00:00


PM Rajoy says they will battle to the end

Catalonia holds regional elections on September 27 in which separatists are trying to win a majority of representatives in parliament to push their independence drive forward.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter15/09/2015 00:00


Spain prepares for another Catalan independence push

This election could be the break the Catalan independence movement has been waiting for.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter03/09/2015 00:00