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Tourism in Mallorca

The Week in Tourism

The government’s “relaunch of tourism” plan

Tourism may not have been foremost in the government’s thinking in the early days of the crisis, but it has increasingly been pushed up the agenda.

Andrew Ede05/06/2020 00:10

Richard Branson

London Fair

Virgin target the Balearics

If Virgin does start operating to the island it would be a dream come true for founder Sir Richard Branson.

Jason Moore05/11/2019 14:48

Double Decker London bus promoting Majorca.


Britons to get a taste, feel and touch of Majorca in London

Council of Majorca is hosting a one-off pop up event in central London while a double decker bus will be advertising Majorca on a city centre route.

Humphrey Carter18/10/2019 09:45

Thomas Cook collapsed last month


Former Thomas Cook boss defends record, pay after firm's collapse

Thomas Cook's management said a deal was possible until the final hours before the company failed.

Reuters15/10/2019 13:50

Meeting on Thursday at the Balearic government's headquarters.

Thomas Cook crisis

Hoteliers to get Thomas Cook tourist tax

Thomas Cook employees are to receive special payments from the government.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter03/10/2019 19:03

Thomas Cook offices in Palma


UK to copy Germany with new law after Thomas Cook collapse

The government will look at how to deal with future travel firm collapses - though a review was already carried out after Monarch.

Agency26/09/2019 11:09

British tour operator Thomas Cook declares bankruptcy


Neckermann bankruptcy another blow

It is understood that some hotels in Majorca are looking at closing early for the season, i.e. by the end of this month.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter25/09/2019 13:24

Thomas Cook employees in Palma


Thomas Cook employees in Palma unlikely to be paid

The employees are therefore faced with losing their jobs and their pay for September.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter25/09/2019 11:01