News of the day 30 November 2017
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Tourism just keeps on increasing. But for how much longer?


Balearics foreign tourism has increased six per cent

In October there was an increase in tourism of just over one per cent.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Son Fornés in Montuiri, one of many prehistoric sites in Majorca.


Talayotic heritage to be celebrated for Majorca Day

There are to be guided tours of Talayotic sites this month.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Sant Joan has holiday rentals but doesn't have hotels.

Holiday rentals

Appeal against Sant Joan holiday rental rubbish tax

The rubbish tax has in some instances gone up by more than 400%.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Traffic congestion in and around Palma is likely to mean no more large retail developments.


Inca and Manacor earmarked for commercial centre growth

Traffic impact will be decisive in determining whether developments of 700 square metres or more can go ahead.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Tuesday's robbery was the second in two years.


A million euros worth of jewellery stolen from Puerto Portals shop

The Guardia Civil suspect that the three robbers were part of a highly professional gang from eastern Europe.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


Holiday homes

Why do successive regional governments continue to try and outlaw holiday home rentals?

Jason Moore

Edition of 30 November 2017