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The environmentalists have been vandalising trappings of the wealthy in Ibiza


Tourism protests: This time they are different

The anti-tourism protests that occurred in Mallorca a few years ago had a degree of coordination in that they mainly involved agitators like Arran, who also had a political agenda due to close links with Catalan independence groups.

Andrew Ede24/07/2023 17:37

Maria Jose Aguiló (top right) at a meeting with the government in January 2018.


Hoteliers want tourism minister who knows the subject

The executive vice-president of the Majorca Hoteliers Federation yesterday called on the new government to give the tourist tax a "clear purpose".

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter28/05/2019 19:08

Partido Popular say tourism is not a government priority


Partido Popular say tourism is not a government priority

Tourism minister Bel Busquets has been explaining why there is a lower budget for tourism next year.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter09/11/2018 14:43

Biel Barceló, no longer tourism minister.


Biel Barceló: Disappointment and sadness

Biel Barceló believes that Bel Busquets will take to the job of tourism minister "perfectly".

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter21/12/2017 00:00

The Més and PSOE negotiators who arrived at agreement on Busquets on Saturday.


Bel Busquets is new Balearic tourism minister

The PSOE messages cannot disguise the fact that they were reluctant to accept Busquets.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter17/12/2017 00:00

Biel Barceló speaking yesterday.


Barceló insists that he made the decision to resign

Podemos are wanting input into Barceló's successor as tourism minister and in "influencing, redirecting and redefining policies".

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter14/12/2017 00:00

Tolo Sbert, pictured here to the left of Tolo Cursach, was in contact with the tourism director-general.

Cursach affair

Barceló called on to clarify Cursach favouritism claim

Suggestions are that the tourism director-general, Pilar Carbonell, expedited a case in respect of MegaPark.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter03/10/2017 00:00

Airbnb and the tourism ministry: cordial talks.

Holiday rentals

Airbnb waiting for "legal interpretation" of rentals legislation

The manager of public relations for Airbnb Spain and Portugal met the tourism ministry yesterday.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter31/08/2017 00:00