Etiqueta 'Investiture'

Politics

Prime minister "not throwing in the towel"

Pedro Sánchez was in Palma on Wednesday for his meeting with King Felipe.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter07/08/2019 18:32

Politics

Balearic PSOE deputies defy party line as Rajoy becomes prime minister

The final vote was 170 yes - made up of the PP, Ciudadanos and Ana Oramas of the Coalicion Canaria - with 111 no and 68 abstentions.

Andrew Ede30/10/2016 00:00

Politics

Balearic government under pressure following Rajoy investiture decision

Podemos may press demands, such as an increase to the tourist tax, in return for continuing to support the Balearic government.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter24/10/2016 00:00

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Royal silence and illegal rentals: the past week in Majorca

Princess Cristina didn't answer prosecution questions, Brexit and expats, trouble in the national parliament and holiday rentals: some of the themes of the week in the Majorca Daily Bulletin.

Monitor06/03/2016 00:00

Politics

Sánchez fails for a second time to become prime minister

The result was almost exactly the same as it had been with the first vote on Wednesday: 219 votes against, but 131 in favour.

Andrew Ede04/03/2016 00:00