News of the day 13 February 2019
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Sales of new homes amounted to 17.5% of the total.


Three per cent drop in home sales

The 15,427 transactions last year were still high, despite the decrease.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Palma had almost 840,000 passengers in January.


Son Sant Joan registered highest passenger increase in January

The 19% increase in Palma created a record number of passengers for a January.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

President Armengol and tourism minister Bel Busquets among those at the booze tourism summit.


Palma summit considers booze tourism

Scrapping happy hours, increasing the price of alcohol, restricting hours for the sale of alcohol; some of the ideas.

Humphrey Carter

"The Balearics will continue to be very strong and be the top destination."


Spain and the Balearics are readjusting prices

Abta say that holiday bookings in the UK are "holding up pretty well".

Humphrey Carter

Edition of 13 February 2019