News of the day 23 March 2016
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Tourism

Busiest and longest tourist season in decades starts this weekend

Come 1 May, 100 per cent of hotels will be open. Moreover, there will be no post-Easter slump in business this year.

Humphrey Carter

Nóos trial

Matas wanted Nóos because of its links to the Royal Family

Estaràs told the Palma court today that contracting the Instituto Nóos was a "priority" as it would lead directly to projects linked to the Royal Family.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Refugee crisis

Council of Majorca to make available 88,000 euros for Chios refugees

President Miquel Ensenyat said that the reaction of Majorcan society has been exceptional and demonstrated that Majorca is a place of solidarity.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Police

Union attacks the "alarming" absence of police in the Balearics

Though the union is expressing concerns about police strength, it was stepped up today at key transport points in Palma.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment

Comment

Tourist tax

"The Balearic government have managed to introduce a tax with no problems ..."

Jason Moore

Holiday / Lifestyle

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Letters to the Editor

What about a ballot as to how the tourist tax should be spent?

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