News of the day 17 June 2023
News / Latest headlines
Vox and the Partido Popular in the Balearics meet for negotiations

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New Balearic parliament due to sit with no agreement yet for government

The situations at the Council of Mallorca and Palma town hall are clearer.

Andrew Ede

German tourist leaving the courts in Palma, Mallorca

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Tourist arrested for punching hotel director in Arenal

Police detained the tourist after he had boarded a flight to Germany.

Andrew Ede

Test launch of Spanish startup PLD Space's first suborbital reusable "Miura 1" rocket

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Spain aborts test rocket launch

Europe's efforts to develop capabilities to send small satellites into space are in focus after a failed orbital rocket launch by Virgin Orbit from Britain in January.


Jaime Martínez was sworn in this morning.

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Jaime Martínez sworn in as the new mayor of Palma

He promised to approach the responsibility with “self-reliance, a vocation for public service, humility and dialogue”.

Humphrey Carter

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Top holiday destination has a new mayor

Eight years of socialist rule have come to an end.

Jason Moore

Holiday / Lifestyle

Daily Horoscope

What does your horoscope say about you today: Saturday, June 17

We may be too foggy to handle things effectively today...

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Holiday / Beaches
The spectacular beach at Es Trenc.


Where you can get naked in Mallorca

Mallorca has a number of nudist beaches

Humphrey Carter

Holiday / Travelling
TUI's Marella Voyager cruise ship is in the Port of Palma today


Find out which ships are in port today

There are two cruise ships scheduled to visit Palma today

Cathy Caliz

Spanish students arriving for holidays in Mallorca

Majorca tourism

Mallorca losing appeal for Spanish students' holidays

Increasingly expensive, and there is "total harassment from the institutions".

Andrew Ede

Weather / Latest news
Pollensa Bay, Mallorca with Hotel Formentor (as was) in the background

Latest news

Sunday's weather in Mallorca

The forecast for Mallorca for Sunday, June 18.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Island life / Living
Richard Thompson is the first British mayor in the Balearics.


The Brighton-born first British mayor in the Balearics is sworn in

“I want to create a more inclusive approach, one of collaboration and distributive leadership.”

Humphrey Carter

Sport / Real Mallorca
Kang In Lee (C) will be hard to replace.

Real Mallorca

Kang In Lee to join Asensio at P.S.G.

Why don’t we have a women’s team in place at Real Mallorca.

Monro Bryce

Edition of 16 June 2023