Wednesday, 13 December, 2017

Joe Duggan (Reporter)

Joe Duggan (Reporter)
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CALVIA company AnySolution has brought the STEVE project to Mallorca, joining 20 other public and private entities across the EU. The project aims to assess and analyse the market demand for electric vehicles while encouraging...

BRIDE-to-be's across the island have gathered at the romantic finca in Son Termes over the weekend for the 24th annual Nuptial Bridal Experience. The three-day event hosted 70 exhibits, 15 workshops for couples planning a...

THE BALEARICS was promoted at London's World Travel Market this week. The London market is one of the most important tourism fairs in the world with more than 50 thousand professionals collaborating. Balearic president Francina Armengol...

THE Catalan crisis has thrown up questions about some of Spain’s leading museums and art collections. Barcelona’s Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya, has seen visitor numbers dip, a spokeswoman confirms. And Catalunya’s museum of medieval...

AMERICAN film director Ari Gold hailed the Evolution Mallorca Film Festival after his movie Song of Sway Lake opened the week-long event. The film,which stars Rory Culkin and Robert Sheehan, follows two young friends’ search...

A TOTAL of four Mallorca millionaires have made this year’s Forbes Rich list. Iberostar president Miquel Fluxà, president of Melia Hotels Gabriel Escarrer, the directors of Riu Hotels Carmen and Luis Riu and Globalia boss...

A BRITISH tourist who bit off part of a man’s ear has been fined €18,000 euros and handed a two year prison sentence. The 29-year-old threatened to kill his Spanish victim after attacking him...

SCIENTISTS from Mallorca university UIB are joining forces with engineers to determine the best strain of olive. Researches want to create an olive that can withstand harsher weather conditions, failing farming models, and the recent...

THE Catalan crisis could see Spain’s economic forecast slashed by 60%, bank chiefs have warned. Bank of Spain bosses also believe fears over independence for the region may send Catalunya into recession. The worse-case scenario would...

CRIME lynchpin Tolo Cursach is being transferred back to prison in Palma… but he won’t get bail. It comes after the judge in his corruption case ruled that the ‘king of the night’ was a...

A HUGE chunk of money from the controversial tourist tax is to be spent on replenishing the Balearics’ underwater posidonia plant. Around one million euros has been put aside to protect the plant that is...

A BRITISH holidaymaker has slammed rental firm Record Go after the Mallorca office overcharged him hundreds of euros for a broken door handle he did not break. The 62-year-old Londoner says he was quoted €114 to...

BRITISH expats who lost up to €20 million in a failed pension advisory firm believe their signatures may have been photocopied onto investment documents. Around 300 Brits, most living in Spain, are battling to retrieve...

Group thought to be responsible for 50 raids on Calvia hotels and homes

Man threatened to kill victim before ripping into his flesh

Deposed Catalan leader and ministers fail to attend court hearing after flying to Brussels

Deposed leader calls on Spanish government to respect Catalan regional election result

'We're keeping all options open', says axed leader's lawyer

Five-stong Palma gang pummel British pair on Paseo Maritimo

Axed leader faces 30 years in jail but could claim Belgian political asylum

Crypt in basilica of Saint Francis undergoes €15,000 restorations

"People think they don’t have the power to change anything. But if we all do something positive it is a big change"

Around 150 Catalan ministers to lose jobs as Rajoy activates Article 155

Courses to start in time for the 2019-2020 academic year

Ocean Dream project led by Royal Club Nautico's Natalia Ensenat

Magaluf event paired Radio One eleven against Yachties team

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