News of the day 12 August 2016
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GOB stage a protest against Balearic government tourism policies.


Business and unions against limits on tourist numbers

Environmentalist group GOB accuses the tourism minister and the government of engaging in "outrageous propaganda".

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Controls to come on drinking at Palma airport?


Més looking to tackle air travel drunkenness

Margalida Capellà says this would not be an initiative against tourists or against the British but against the whole notion of drunken tourism.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Getting a taxi can at times mean a long wait.


No increase in Palma taxi-drivers' hours of working

Palma's transport councillor Joan Ferrer had already pretty much ruled out an increase in hours and he has now confirmed this.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Fiestas are to be the focus for posters against sexual abuse.


Fiestas at the centre of campaign against sexual assault

"For fiesta, Majorca free of sexist aggression. No, and that's that!"

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


Taxi turmoil

Can’t get a taxi in Palma? Looks like we’re in for a long wait.

Humphrey Carter

Holiday / Lifestyle

Letters to the editor

Letters to the Editor

If it is true that the Majorcan children repeatedly score low attainment in core skills and subjects in the present public education system, why are the parents not creating more protest?

Edition of 12 August 2016