News of the day 6 March 2020
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Business

Design that is Made in Mallorca

The Made in Mallorca exhibition is at Es Baluard in Palma next week.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

A docotor is getting dressed inside an ambulance.

Coronavirus

Home attention teams for coronavirus patients are ready

If patient circumstances permit it, home attention will be given.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Nautical

Astilleros Mallorca activities in Palma will treble

The shipyard will move to a new location on the Moll Vell in Palma.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Weather in Majorca

Weather

Good morning from Majorca

Cold, wet and windy in Majorca on Friday.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Agriculture

Some almond tree varieties found to be resistant to xylella

Olive tree varieties display no difference in terms of resistance; almond varieties do.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The faithful line up to kiss the statue of Christ at La Sang in Palma.

Health

Church takes action over coronavirus

The coronavirus crisis is having a huge social and economical impact in the Balearic Islands.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Peter Eisenmann remodeled old buildings and built many new ones on Es Fangar estate.

Property

Eye-watering price tag for Es Fangar estate

Es Fangar estate has a hefty price tag.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

2nd day of demonstrations at Intermodal Station in Palma.

Transport

2nd day of demonstrations at Palma Intermodal Station

Protestors stage a second demonstration at the Intermodal station in Palma.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Terrace enclosure removed from Plaza Major.

Tourism

Bars and restaurants fight back over terrace laws

Restaurateurs in Palma are planning to hold a referendum to try to overturn the ban on terrace enclosures in the city.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Environment

Water reserves increase despite dry February

Water reserves in Majorca at the end of February were 71%.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Weather

This February was the warmest in Spain for 55 years

The average temperature in February was three degrees higher than normal.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

More strong winds forecast in Majorca.

Weather

Cold, wet and windy all weekend

Majorca cold, wet and windy all weekend

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Passeig de Sagrera, Palma.

Weather

Palma City Council issues warning to pedestrians

Weather warning shuts down pedestrian promenade in Palma.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Tourism

Council of Majorca preparing Berlin tourism promotion

The Council of Majorca will be meeting tour operators and staging a special promotion in Berlin.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Ibiza confirms first coronavirus case.

Health

Ibiza confirms its first coronavirus case

Ibiza confirms first coronavirus case.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment

Viewpoint

Terrace battle

“The covered terraces are a life-saver during the winter months...”

Jason Moore

Viewpoint

Majorca is cooking

There may be plenty of negative chatter going on but something is stirring in Palma.

Humphrey Carter

Holiday / Lifestyle
Sinfonía nº47, Haydn - Ensemble Tramuntana

What's On

What's on and Films in English on Friday / Saturday

Tonight Ensemble Tramuntana will perform with other artist's Mozart's Requiem. The new films in English are now showing. Check times and locations. Find out which fairs are this weekend.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Novel coronavirus Covid-19 outbreak in Italy

The Doctor is Calling

Update on Coronavirus

Take personal sensible steps to protect yourself.

Dr Jonathan O'Keeffe

Sport / Real Mallorca
Mallorca - Valencia

La Liga Football

Squeaky bum time on the horizon for Mallorca

I know it’s still early March and there’s a lot of football to be played (12 games) but a glance at the La Liga table shows a gaggle of four teams who will spend the next 12 weeks fighting for survival.

Monro Bryce

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