News of the day 18 March 2022
News / Latest headlines
Air Europa plane

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Air Europa to get 100 million euros loan from Iberia

For now, the loan means that Iberia will have the option of a 20% stake in Air Europa.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Volunteer taxis drive Ukrainian refugees to Spain

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A 40 hour journey to safety

"A warm welcome on their arrival in Spain..."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Beautiful Raixa.

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Refuge on the Raixa finca will cost 3.6 million euros

The new refuge will become part of the network of shelters on the Dry-Stone Route.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Architect plan for Gomila in Palma, Mallorca

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Welcome to the new-look Plaza Gomila in Palma

The project's backers are the Camper Group, best known for their footwear.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Scene of a shooting in Porreres. Mallorca

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Four years demanded for owner who shot and killed robber

This is the case of 82-year-old Pau Rigo, who shot and killed a robber at his property in Porreres.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The safe destination defence was thus being produced once more.

Majorca tourism

A good or a bad war, minister?

What do you think the Mallorcan tourist season will be like in 2022?

Andrew Ede

Palma International Boat Show 2022

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Record participation anticipated for this year's Palma Boat Show

April 28 to May 1, the dates for the 2022 Palma International Boat Show.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Urban art in a Palma, Mallorca car park

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Urban art mural in Palma's Avenidas car park

This is the latest art embellishment in a municipal car park.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Intensive care remains at low risk.

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Covid figures for Friday

Number of active cases has risen

Malorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The story of Maiden - the boat that took the Whitbread Round the World Race by storm.

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World famous and record breaking British yacht Maiden docks in Palma

At 24 years of age, Edwards managed to get hold of a boat – the Maiden, built in 1979 – and recruited 12 women

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment
Es Pontàs


Comment: Mallorca good for health

Thinking of moving abroad? Mallorca could be your best bet.

Humphrey Carter

The hauliers are clearly suffering because of the cost of fuel.


Comment: Pay the hauliers - and who else?

The hauliers are clearly suffering because of the cost of fuel.

Andrew Ede



Santa Ponsa - More than just the luck of the Irish

St. Patrick’s Day in Santa Ponsa was born in the 1970s.

Andrew Ede

Commonwealth Service at Westminster Abbey in London


Unyielding Home Office can’t soften its stance

Donald Trelford's view on the Home Office's attitude to Ukrainian refugees.

Donald Trelford

Holiday / Lifestyle


Formentor, a rich and biodiverse area to focus on

The facts: in recent decades, the waters of the Formentor peninsula have experienced a significant decline...

Save the Med

What's on / Films
The Batman – Main Trailer


Films in English from Friday 18 March

Take a look at all the films in English that you can watch in Palma.

Christina BuchetFrank Leavers

What's on / Coming soon
"Let It Down"

Coming soon

Things to do in Mallorca this weekend

Get ready! This weekend comes with a lot of exciting stuff to do.

Christina Buchet

Weather / Latest news
Temperatures with little change or slight decrease.

Latest news

Mallorca Weather Forecast for Friday

You can keep up to date with the weather across the island here.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Sport / Other Sports
Rafa Nadal vs Nick Kyrgios Highlights | Indian Wells 2022 Quarter-Finals


Nadal beats Kyrgios in thriller at Indian Wells

If Nadal can win, he will move into a tie with Novak Djokovic for the most Masters 1000 titles with 37.


UEFA Champions League 2021/22 Quarter-finals and Semi-finals Draw


Holders Chelsea to face Real Madrid in Champions League, Man City v Atletico

The quarter-final first legs take place on April 5-6.


Edition of 18 March 2022