News of the day 9 March 2017
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Tourism

Positive noises for German tourism in Berlin

Environmentalists GOB, no strangers to making an intervention at the Berlin fair, chose the first day to denounce the negative effects of tourist saturation.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Beaches

Cala Mesquida beach being restored after oil spill

There was a leak in the electricity cable that connects Majorca and Minorca in October last year.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Transport

Flat-rate flight tariff would cost Madrid twice as much

The flat-rate flights would cost Madrid an estimated 40 million euros a year.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Infrastructure

Cost savings from Sa Pobla water monitoring system

A monitoring system for the town's water network will be paid for by the Council of Majorca.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Tourism

Tourism minister plays down "tourismphobia" anxieties

"Tourismphobia" is evident in only two regions - Catalonia and the Balearics.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Education

Students strike against education law

The education law, introduced by the Partido Popular government at the end of 2013, has always been controversial.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Transport

Proposal for taxi-driver referendum on government plans

The document the government wants representatives to sign is so "ambiguous" that only the whole sector can decide.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Transport

Parliament opposes investment that will increase flight capacity

Aena has announced that there will not be any increase in the number of flights.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Motorcycling

A royal classic comes to Palma

Royal Enfield has opened its first exclusive showroom in the city.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Sport / Other Sports

Badminton

Alcudia welcomes the para-badminton world

The VI Spanish Para-Badminton International tournament being held in Alcudia until Sunday.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Edition of 9 March 2017
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