Etiqueta 'Majorca'

Retail

Three-year moratorium on large retail outlets

Garrido observed that this precautionary measure is one that affects the whole of Majorca’s land.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter27/08/2015 00:00

The 2016 season already forecast to be as good as the current one.

Tourism

Hotels turning down exclusive contracts for 2016

The tour operators want such contracts in order to ensure they have the maximum number of beds available next summer.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter25/08/2015 00:00

Puerto Pollensa's pinewalk.

Tourism

Puerto Pollensa's beach the most photographed in Spain

The three most popular beaches with smartphone snappers are to be found in the bays of Pollensa and Alcudia.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter25/08/2015 00:00

Jacqueline Tennant remains found in Tramuntana

Police

Jacqueline Tennant remains found in Tramuntana

The Guardia Civil has confirmed that the human remains found yesterday afternoon are those of Jacqueline Tennant.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter24/08/2015 00:00

Rent a car in Palma. But how much road tax is the city getting from these vehicles?

Taxation

Majorca losing road tax from hire cars

It is unfair that cars use resources on the islands but that taxes are paid to a municipality on the mainland

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter24/08/2015 00:00

The past week in The Bulletin

Latest headlines

The past week in The Bulletin

Records being broken left, right and centre, the local economy on a high, all was glowing last week, except when it rained.

Monitor23/08/2015 00:00

Tourism

Tourist tax

The battle lines are already being drawn up as local hoteliers look to block plans by the Balearic government to introduce the controversial tourist tax.

Jason Moore22/08/2015 00:00

Comment

"Record season? I will keep the champagne on ice for now..."

I am always rather sceptical when I see reports of a record summer season with visitor numbers reaching a record high.

Jason Moore21/08/2015 00:00

Eco-tax

Letters to the Editor

Eco-tax. "Sadness and astonishment is what I feel, as a Majorcan citizen, on reading the Viewpoint by Jason Moore about the spending and some points of view of the Bulletin’s readers regarding the eco-tax."

20/08/2015 00:00

The Port of Soller.

Environment

Fishermen seek larger marine reserve off Soller

The town hall in Soller has asked the regional government to support the creation of a marine reserve off the Soller coast.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter19/08/2015 00:00

Artist's impression of how the finished complex should look.

Palacio de Congresos

Public control of Palma convention centre proposed

"It is worth 60 million euros. This is the cost of the work and the land. Selling it for 40 million means it is 20 million cheaper. The politicians decide, but I’m talking maths."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter19/08/2015 00:00

The presentation of the campaign.

Cala Ratjada

Campaign for greater civic responsibility in Cala Ratjada

Capdepera’s town hall has launched a campaign called "Pla Bon Dia" (the hello or good morning plan).

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter19/08/2015 00:00

Comment

The beauty of Majorca

It is such a shame that the more problematic resorts such as Magalluf and the Playa de Palma get all the publicity, mostly bad, when there are so many other areas of the island that are both scenic and trouble free.

Jason Moore19/08/2015 00:00