News of the day 9 August 2017
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UK says EU offers restricted post-Brexit residency rights to Britons

"Their offer only guarantees residence rights in the member state in which a British national was resident at the point of our exit from the EU."



Barceló criticised for having stirred up "tourismphobia"

The travel agencies federation believes that statements by certain politicians have been a cause of the recent spate of anti-tourism protests.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Town halls advised on illegal street selling bylaws

Certain town halls are being seen to be taking action against illegal selling, while others are not.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


High price of grapes may affect wine sales

The price of grapes in Majorca is almost three times what it is in La Rioja.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Electric buses to be trialled in Majorca

Operational issues in Majorca need to be considered, such as how the electric bus copes in hilly areas.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


Now it's anti-tourism stickers on hire cars

More than a thousand stickers have been put on hire cars.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


The green zone

Why does a rural protection group have to be created when we have the tourist tax?

Humphrey Carter

Edition of 9 August 2017