President Armengol in the centre. Vice-President Barceló second right and Miquel Ensenyat, the president of the Council of Majorca, far right.
With the words of the acting prime minister, Mariano Rajoy, still ringing in their ears, Balearic government representatives were in attendance at Fitur yesterday. The politics of the event had been given a thorough airing by Rajoy at the forum for tourism leadership prior to Fitur's opening. Though he didn't specifically mention the tourist tax, his references to obstacles and barriers being placed in front of tourism most definitely alluded to it.