News of the day 12 April 2016
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Housing crisis in Pollensa because of holiday rentals

Finding an apartment to rent in Pollensa, a town which has long been one of the principal destinations for holiday rentals, is now almost impossible.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Animal welfare

PP seeking banning exemption for Fornalutx bull-run

One of the motions is seeking to declare the “correbou” bull-run in Fornalutx as being Balearic intangible cultural heritage.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Catalonia shares concerns over Mediterranean oil prospecting

Consideration was given to the drafting of the law on a Mediterranean free of prospecting, something that is due to be placed before Congress.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Tourist tax

Call for tourist tax delay for unregulated apartments

There is an inconsistency if there is a demand for tourist tax payment when properties themselves are not regulated by law.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


EU referendum

Brexit: No guarantees from PM for expats 

"If we vote to leave, however, we simply cannot guarantee that those benefits we enjoy as members of the EU will remain in place."

Humphrey Carter

News / Comment


Complete madness

"This European Union referendum madness has hit the British economy ..."

Humphrey Carter

Edition of 12 April 2016