Mercedes and the promotion of Mallorca
It is estimated that the Mercedes exhibition will have an economic benefit of 20 million euros.
New organisation to further boost Mallorca's conferences and exhibitions sector
Council of Mallorca and Palma town hall now involved with promotion.
Palacio de Congresos in Palma, Mallorca
A German conference at the Palacio de Congresos that has just taken place.
Conferences and exhibitions a winter boost for Mallorca
The number of visitors may not be huge, but they have a positive impact on tackling seasonality.
Exhibition at Palma's Palacio de Congresos
Exhibition and conference business came to a halt in March.
Loss of 100 million euros because of conference cancellations
The conference and exhibitions sector hopes for some normality by June.
Palacio de Congressos loses millions over Covid-19
The Palacio de Congresos in Palma estimates Covid-19 has cost an estimated 15 million euros in lost revenue.
Palacio de Congresos anticipating its best year yet
Palma's Palacio de Congresos is attracting ever larger conference and exhibition events.
Low-season tourism on the increase
"There are more hotels open, higher occupancy and better economic activity."
Hotels booming because of Palacio "bleisure" tourism
Occupancy of city-centre hotels is at unprecedented levels.
Bright future for Majorca's conferences sector
"Majorca has all the ingredients to become a leading MICE destination for the European market."
Tourist tax differences overshadow grand Palacio opening
Gabriel Escarrer Julià called on the government to show greater rigour and consensus in tackling issues such as holiday rentals and tourismphobia.
Parliament turns down hotel modernisation extension
The tourism committee also rejected a proposal that the Royal Family should be excluded from the official opening of the Palacio de Congresos.
Meliá keeping Magalluf hotels open until December because of congress
The automobile congress in the autumn will need hotel places for some 18,000 people.
British ambassador to speak at Bulletin breakfast at Palma convention centre
The British ambassador, Simon Manley, will be speaking at a Bulletin breakfast at the new Melia hotel at Palma's Palacio de Congresos tomorrow.
Meliá Palma Bay Hotel welcomes its first guests
The first guests of the new four-star superior hotel in Palma have arrived.
Opening day for the Palacio
Today is a momentous day for Palma, Majorca and the industry that has evolved to be known as MICE - meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibitions.
First Palacio event will be in mid-April
The first clients for the hotel will arrive on 3 April, when it is expected that sixty rooms will be occupied.
Fourteen events programmed this year for convention centre
President Armengol said that the Palacio is something of which all the citizens of the Balearics should be proud.
Conferences and exhibitions
Palma's Palacio company is finally making money
The Palacio de Congresos company is now taking in a minimum of 5,000 euros a day from the rent being paid by Meliá.