News of the day 29 September 2022
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Find out which ships are in port today

There are no cruise ships scheduled to dock in Palma today

Cathy Caliz

Francesco Meloni was detained in Minorca on September 25, 1995

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Giorgia Meloni's father was jailed in Mallorca for drugs trafficking

Giorgia Meloni's father abandoned the family when she was eleven.

Andrew Ede

Olivar market in Palma, Mallorca

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No reductions in income tax in the Balearics

The Balearic government prefers a system of direct aid.

Andrew Ede

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Stuffed by the system and paperwork: the driving licence nightmare in perspective

"The deadline to register your intention to exchange driving licence is now about to expire and must be made online with one of the requirements being your residency ID so we were basically stuffed...."

Jason Moore

Smoking not allowed on bar terraces in the Balearics

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Balearic permanent ban on smoking on terraces moves closer

It is expected that a new national law will allow regions such as the Balearics to introduce a permanent ban.

Andrew Ede

Market in Mallorca

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Low salaries, high cost of living - the Balearics paradox

It all comes down to an economic model in the Balearics that needs to change.

Andrew Ede

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Opening next year on Mallorca. The new super luxury resort

"Six restaurants with menus designed by Michelin stars..."

Jason Moore

Holiday / Travelling
Passengers at Palma Son Sant Joan Airport, Mallorca

Majorca tourism

British and German recession stokes fears for 2023 tourism

"The delicate situation of the British economy and the first signs that Germany is headed for recession are not good news."

Andrew Ede

Holiday / Attractions
Fira Dolça (Sweet Fair), Esporles, Mallorca


What's on in Mallorca on Sunday

The Esporles Sweet Fair; Alaro, Alcudia, Can Picafort, Llucmajor, all with fairs of some kind.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Weather / Latest news
Heavy rain in Mallorca

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Parts of Mallorca now on amber for torrential rain and thunderstorms

The weather alerts for rain and thunderstorms are active from 10pm on Thursday.

Andrew Ede

Weather / Temperatures
Weather alerts for the Balearics, September 29, 2022


Friday's weather in Mallorca

The alerts, amber and yellow, for rain and thunderstorms are in place until 3pm on Friday. Balearic Webcams (

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Island life / Schools


Reception Class Go Camping

Other activities included making tents out of straws and making playdough people

Mallorca International School

Edition of 23 September 2022