News of the day 3 September 2017
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Biel Barceló (centre) might want to don a tin helmet when he goes to the travel fair in London.


Tourist tax week in Majorca

Condemnation was heaped on the government for doubling the tourist tax; Thomas Cook weren't worried about prices; there were some questionable stats regarding hotel occupancy; and the rentals legislation was "an insult to the citizens' intelligence".

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The troops of King Jaume I versus the Muslims: Santa Ponsa's re-enactment of events in 1229.


What's on in Majorca: 4-10 September

The Santa Ponsa Moors and Christians clash on Saturday. Demons fire-running in Santa Ponsa on Tuesday, in Maria de la Salut on Saturday and in Costitx on Sunday. The Arta fair on Sunday. The street food festival in Port Adriano from Friday to Sunday.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

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Tax in the news

Whatever happens in Majorca is big news in Britain and Germany especially when it involves taxes and tourism.

Jason Moore

Edition of 3 September 2017