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Transport

Taxi drivers clash with police in Madrid Uber protest

"We are taxi drivers, not terrorists," chanted protesters when they clashed with National Police.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter30/05/2017 00:00

Transport

Taxi drivers resume airport services after confrontation with "pirates"

There was chaos at the airport as tourists were caught up in the confrontation between taxi drivers and the "microbus" operators.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter25/05/2017 00:00

Transport

Taxi drivers critical of Armengol for not meeting them

The main outcome of yesterday's meeting was the announcement of further protest action on 6 March.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter18/02/2017 00:00

Transport

Taxi-driver protests have less impact than had been predicted

The regional director-general for transport believes that, given the number of passengers using the airport, there will be no "disaster" for taxi drivers.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter16/02/2017 00:00

Traffic chaos.

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Taxi drivers bring chaos to the centre of Palma over airport to resort bus service

Hundreds of taxi drivers protested through the streets of Palma this morning to protest against plans to introduce an airport to resort bus service.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter15/02/2017 00:00

Transport

Taxi-driver protests set to bring Palma to a halt today

The protests are due to last from 11.00 until 13.30. Both culminate with marchers and drivers gathering in front of the presidential headquarters.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter14/02/2017 00:00

Transport

Government not yielding to taxi driver pressure

The taxi drivers have announced that there will be no night services over Easter.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter01/02/2017 00:00

Transport

Taxi drivers planning to bring roads to a standstill

The most drastic of the measures being proposed is to flood main roads across Majorca and streets in Palma with cars.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter31/01/2017 00:00

Transport

Taxi drivers determined to protest against resort buses

Calvia taxi drivers have expressed their displeasure with the plan, as services will go to Magalluf and Santa Ponsa.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter24/01/2017 00:00

Transport

Taxi drivers planning protests against tourist resort buses

The taxi drivers argue that the bus services are unnecessary, that they will duplicate services already available and put at risk the employment of over 2,000 people.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter12/01/2017 00:00

Police

Palma police on the point of rebelling

The town hall's councillor for public safety has had - on two occasions - to convince officers to not go ahead with protests.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter14/02/2016 00:00

Bullfighting

Protest against Palma bullfight

Some one hundred demonstrators gathered outside Palma's bullring, the Coliseo Balear, yesterday evening.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter07/08/2015 00:00