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Continental drift

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Elections in the UK, France and Germany have major implications for the European Project, for economic growth, and for market sentiment. It has become a truism to say that Western markets today are hypersensitive to political events. The UK’s referendum result last year pushed sterling to a 31-year low against ... Read More »

Nautifest 2017

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Our first Nautifest event took place at The Boathouse Restaurant in Palma from 20th–23rd April, with the main event being the Crew & Superyacht Services Show on Friday 21st April. The show attracted a total of 46 exhibitors, covering most aspects of the crew and Superyacht services industry, and included ... Read More »

Perini Navi restructures

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Perini Navi restructures, appoints Lamberto Tacoli as CEO – By Fulvia Venturi Faper Group, the holding company founded by Fabio Perini that encompasses Italian shipyards Perini Navi and Picchiotti, signed a partnership agreement with Fenix Srl, the company belonging to Italian entrepreneur Dino Tabacchi’s family. The partnership involves a capital ... Read More »

The Palma Superyacht Show 2017

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This year’s Palma Superyacht Show, running alongside the Palma Boat Show was probably the most successful yet in terms of attendance and the number of yachts on show. Starting on Friday 28th April through to Tuesday 2nd May, the crowds flocked through the doors, especially on the Sunday and Monday. ... Read More »

When life gives you lemons

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When life gives you lemons – By Gena Fraser Breast cancer survivors in Mallorca have been getting together to share their experiences and raise awareness for the illness and most importantly the vital need for women (and men) to check themselves regularly for any changes in their breast tissue. Several ... Read More »

Referred Pain

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Referred pain is pain which is felt in a part of the body away from the cause/stimulus of the pain. Here are a few examples, Myocardial infarction (heart attack) which is caused by a lack of oxygenated blood supplying the heart muscle, can bring about referred pain into the left ... Read More »

America’s Cup Latest

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Later this month, we will know which Team has won the Auld Mug. One man who knows a thing or two about the America’s Cup is Ben Ainslie, who was largely responsible for Team Oracle’s victory last time round. Here, he gives his thought’s on where the competition stands. “Continual ... Read More »

2017 Palma Superyacht Cup: 21st-24th June 2017

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“Competitive yacht racing, a relaxed informal social programme and the perfect location for superyachts – it does not get any better!” The Superyacht Cup is the longest running superyacht regatta in Europe, a favourite with yacht owners, friends, captains and crew who visit Palma de Mallorca annually for the four ... Read More »