News of the day 8 March 2016
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Tourist tax

Government accepts citizen participation in tourist tax

Alberto Jarabo said that there has been movement on prioritising environmental projects and on a formula for distributing tax revenue on a territorial basis across the islands.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Employment

Hotel jobs bonanza this season but questions remain

Hotels within the federation will be creating between 5,500 and 6,000 new jobs this season.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Palma

Palacio convention centre will generate 20 million euros

The Palacio will generate 20 million euros revenue from some 20,000 visitors who will represent some 50,000 tourist stays.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Society

Balearic parliament backs stronger equality measures

The statement went on to say that a critical point has been reached in respect of gender equality.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

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Europe

“I am no longer certain that Britain will not leave the European Union ...”

Jason Moore

Edition of 8 March 2016
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