More than a quarter of Spain's foreign tourists stayed in the Balearics in October.
The cruise operators' association is making clear that the tourist tax may well result in Balearic ports being dropped from cruise itineraries.
Endesa would prefer to demolish the old power station entirely.
Podemos were demanding an audit of the tourism ministry; there was a less than convincing explanation about how the tourist tax is spent; matters were heading towards the courts and Brussels; and the lights went on in Palma.
The town hall hopes that spending half a million euros will solve car parking problems.
Bus frequencies will increase by almost 50% and the total length of routes will increase by a similar amount.
Work on the Plaza Reina María Cristina in Arenal will cost 520,000 euros.
An archaeologist was called in to assist the Guardia Civil's forensics squad.