News of the day 12 January 2023
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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

Minorcan economist Eduardo Robsy

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Former government housing director questions the sense of a foreign buyer ban

"I would be surprised if it (a foreign buyer ban) had a significant impact."

Andrew Ede

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Morgan Freeman just loves Sandro restaurant in Palma! Second visit in three days

"We concluded that we had a great impromptu lunch at this unpretentious restaurant..."

Jason Moore

Mallorca's raccoon population is growing fast.

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Raccoons going wild in Mallorca

Experts admit they have no idea of how many are roaming the island.

Humphrey Carter

Germans worried about losing out to the Americans.

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Germans in a flap over Americans flocking to Mallorca

“Are the Yanks stealing our sun beds on Mallorca?”

Humphrey Carter

Marga Prohens, leader of the Partido Popular in the Balearics

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Opposition keep up the attack against foreign home-buying ban

Marga Prohens says that government housing policies have been "populist, radical and ineffective".

Andrew Ede

Court appearances in Mallorca

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Three arrests for robberies over the Christmas period

The Guardia Civil believe there could have been as many as 39 break-ins.

Andrew Ede

News / Celebs
Holiday / Hotels
Hotel investment in the Balearics


Balearics led hotel investment in 2022

The Balearics rate very highly in terms of health security, air connectivity and quality.

Andrew Ede

Holiday / Travelling
Balearic holidays are going to cost more for Britons.


Britons to be charged an extra six quid to visit the Balearics this year

The objective is to identify individuals who pose security threats before they are able to travel to the Schengen area.

Humphrey Carter

Holiday / Attractions
Weather / Temperatures
Albufereta, Pollensa Bay, Mallorca


Friday's weather in Mallorca

Mallorca weather forecast for January 13; change on the way?

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Sport / Other Sports
As world number two, Nadal will be top seed on his 18th trip to the Australian Open.

Other Sports

Undercooked Nadal targets number 23 at Melbourne Park

"He has a big chance to win the Australian Open."

Edition of 6 January 2023