News of the day 7 March 2016
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Tourist tax

Latest tourist tax row over residences for the elderly

Més spokesperson, Toni Reus, has reiterated the party's view that one of the purposes of the "sustainable tourism tax" is social, and that this would therefore include creating places at residences for senior citizens.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Quite cold with occasional showers this week

The outlook for the week is for quite cold weather and fairly breezy conditions.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter



Cycling routes being promoted at Berlin's travel fair

The Council of Majorca will be presenting sixteen cycling-tourism routes at this week's ITB travel fair in Berlin.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


Tourist tax for the right projects

"I thought that the tourist tax cash would be used to improve holiday resorts and not for other projects which should come out of the general Balearic budget ..."

Jason Moore

Sport / Real Mallorca

Real Mallorca

Own goal fuels Mallorca centenary celebrations

Shot-shy Real Mallorca, playing at home in the match to mark 100 years to the day since the club was formally founded, beat ten-man Oviedo 1-0 on Saturday night.

Monro Bryce

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