News of the day 23 June 2016
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Tourists in Majorca and the Balearics should mostly now know about the introduction of the tourist tax on 1 July.

Tourist tax

Government gives final approval for the tourist tax

The possibility of a tourist refusing to pay would be like going to a car repair garage and not wanting to pay VAT, says tourism minister Barceló.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The joint National Police-Guardia Civil operation was another success in the fight against drugs' trafficking.


Drugs' operation led to 25 arrests

More than one hundred officers raided 21 properties and seized 4,000 grams of cocaine.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The road will be closed for the whole of the summer.

Puerto Pollensa

Cifre attacks new road closure in Puerto Pollensa

Tots have drawn attention to the fact that traffic has been closed from the yacht club roundabout in the direction of Alcudia.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

This is the area of Puerto Alcudia that the ports authority wants to develop.


Town hall report opposes Puerto Alcudia plan

The report warns that the development would be in breach of a 2004 agreement that regulates municipal use of the old Gesa area.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Holiday / Lifestyle

Letters to the editor

Letters to the Editor

The referendum, Puerto Pollensa's cracking promenade and the proposal for a Majorcan airline.

Edition of 23 June 2016