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The big freeze finally took a grip in the Balearics today with Majorca being worst hit by the snow.
In the Tramuntana between five and 10 centimetres were reported while elsewhere above 100 metres, snow fall was between two and five centimetres.
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Spanish tour operators face difficulties in being able to market places in Majorca's hotels during the high summer.
Hotel places have been snapped up by British, German, Swiss and Scandinavian tour operators.
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Leading chefs in Majorca have reacted with astonishment to the decision of a Palma judge that a chef should pay 6,000 euros compensation because of a response made to a customer on TripAdvisor.
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There were fewer inspections of holiday rental properties last year, but the 148 which were made resulted in an increased number of proceedings. 
The ministry anticipates there being fines' revenue this year of almost 7.3 million euros, roughly ten times as much as last year.
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The announcement of five summer season bus services for direct routes from the airport to certain tourist resorts seems certain to result in protests by taxi drivers that will start next month.
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.
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It is one of the most anticipated of events during the Sant Antoni fiestas - the climbing of the pine (Pi de Sant Antoni) in Pollensa's Plaça Vella
The climb proved to be a great deal easier than last year, when the pine was so greased up that it took an age for there to be a victor.
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Roads were closed and children were told to stay at home from school as freezing temperatures hit Majorca yesterday and snow even fell in Palma. The sunshine island has become the freezing isle!
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Snow is probable at sea level tomorrow, the Aemet meteorology agency having warned of occasional showers accompanied by storms and hail, with snowfall down to 100 metres in areas and lower in others.
The cold front, which has been dominating Majorca's weather since last Friday, is due to last for most of the week.
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The period for the holiday rentals' legislation public consultation ends on Tuesday
The period for the holiday rentals' legislation public consultation ends on Tuesday.
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The Council of Majorca fire service and Ibanat, the environment ministry's nature agency, issued notification around half six this evening (Sunday) of a forest fire in the area of Miner Petit between Campanet and Pollensa. 
The fire is a level zero risk, but tackling it is not easy.
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Investment this year in the five state ports in the Balearics - Palma, Alcudia, Mahon, Ibiza and La Savina - has been set at 42.3 million euros. 
The number of cruise ship stopovers in Palma this year is set to increase by nine per cent.
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