News of the day 25 August 2017
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Airbnb says its part of the solution to problems of mass tourism.

Holiday rentals

Airbnb calculates losses of 550 million euros because of rentals legislation

Airbnb accuses the regional government of protecting a model of mass tourism created by hotels.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Calvia police are to keep closer control of electric scooters.


Town hall responding to Magalluf electric scooter complaints

Electric three-wheel scooters are said to be proliferating and posing risks to pedestrians.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The burned out coach.


Calas de Mallorca airport coach destroyed by fire

The incident occurred around quarter past four this afternoon.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The proposal is for a Balearic police force like Catalonia's Mossos d'Esquadra.


Balearics police force not on government's agenda

Under the Balearics statutes of autonomy it would be possible to form a separate police force.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The Fonts Ufanes in Campanet.


Concessions for new wells suspended for six months

No new wells for the time being and special safeguard for reserves from the Fonts Ufanes springs.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


Fall in EU worker numbers

There should be concern over the fall in number of EU workers.

Jason Moore

Edition of 25 August 2017