News of the day 20 October 2015
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Tourist tax

Barceló says tourist tax priority will be the environment

Maria José Ribas, a Partido Popular parliamentary deputy, asked the government to rethink its intentions.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Tourist tax

Villa rental businesses fear tourist tax will be unfair

“There are a number of social realities that have to be looked at, but all properties have to abide by the same rules so that there isn’t any unfair competition.”

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Unlimited wifi now available at Palma airport

With the introduction of the new service, some 200 million passengers per year will be able to make use of it.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Employment opportunities for Balearic youth increase

In the Balearics, where there was one of the highest proportions of ni-nis last year, the number is down by six points.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Kate Middleton’s piano teacher brings choir to Majorca this weekend

The choir from the Middleton’s family home in Bucklebury, Berkshire is some 40 strong.

Humphrey Carter

News / Comment


Changing Magalluf

“Hoteliers say that there has been a drastic reduction in youth tourism...”

Jason Moore

Edition of 20 October 2015