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Andrew Ede
Andrew Ede

Background in business publishing. Started an online blog about Mallorca in 2005, which went daily in 2007, covering culture, environment, history, politics, tourism and more. Became a regular contributor to the Bulletin in 2010 before joining the staff a few years later.

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Calvia sunlounger assistants misappropriated 21,000 euros

They will avoid prison if they repay the money within two months.

Andrew Ede 06/10/2022 09:55

Majorca tourism

American travel agents to hold annual conference in Mallorca

Something of a coup for Mallorca, as this conference has always been held in Miami.

Andrew Ede 06/10/2022 07:17

Hotels

Five Mallorca hotels in Condé Nast best in Spain

Traveller magazine lists seventeen hotels for Spain; five are in Mallorca.

Andrew Ede 05/10/2022 19:34

Latest headlines

430,000 euros for Palma's Sant Sebastià concerts in January

The last three concert nights for the Saint Sebastian fiestas have been affected.

Andrew Ede 05/10/2022 13:50

Latest headlines

Podemos call for 70,000 empty homes to be made available for housing

Podemos still want a two-year residency requirement before being able to buy a property.

Andrew Ede 05/10/2022 11:46

Latest headlines

National Police honour Meliá hotels' founder

Gabriel Escarrer Juliá was awarded a National Police merit medal on Tuesday.

Andrew Ede 05/10/2022 08:34

Latest headlines

Trial starts of three accused with causing the death of a Dutch tourist in Mallorca

Carlo Heuvelman was brutally and fatally attacked in Playa de Palma in July 2021.

Andrew Ede 04/10/2022 16:48

Majorca tourism

Balearic government will buy low-category hotels

Ten million euros have been allocated to this in next year's budget.

Andrew Ede 04/10/2022 14:59

Majorca tourism

Mallorca August tourism close to 2019 figure

The Balearic Islands were again the leading Spanish region for foreign tourists.

Andrew Ede 04/10/2022 09:40

Latest headlines

Work on the Palma tram will start in 2023

Full agreement with Brussels for financing the tram has yet to be reached.

Andrew Ede 04/10/2022 08:58

Latest news

Another 'cold drop' on its way

Thursday is when the depression is forecast to bring the heaviest rain.

Andrew Ede 04/10/2022 08:20

Latest headlines

Police pressure drives squatters out of bank branch

But there are other one-time bank branches in the city that attract squatters.

Andrew Ede 04/10/2022 07:52

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20 million euros for the Palma tram and tax benefits for the Balearics

The special economic regime for the Balearics finally seems to be a reality.

Andrew Ede 03/10/2022 16:19