News of the day 29 February 2024
News / Latest headlines
For rent sign in Palma, Mallorca

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Real-estate sector slams Spanish government's rent cap system

The Balearic government has said that it won't be implementing the system.

Andrew Ede

The Mallorca Files stars Elen Rhys and Julian Looman.

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Mallorca takes African TV by storm

The Mallorca Files has already been watched in over 80 countries.

Humphrey Carter

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British "Love Boat" sets sail and heads for Palma

Sun Princess is the first ship in the Princess fleet to be powered by Liquified Natural Gas (LNG).

Jason Moore

The suspect was arrested this week and is now on remand.

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Police capture Spiderman thief in their web in Mallorca

All of the robberies were carried out in the neighbourhoods of Son Armadans and El Terreno.

Humphrey Carter

Building in Palma, Mallorca where there was an interior collapse

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El Terreno residents banned from returning home after building collapse

No indication as to when the residents will be able to return.

Andrew Ede

News / Comment
Steve Wright and his show "Steve Wright in the Afternoon".


Remembering the legend: Steve Wright and the evolution of radio

I was of course listening to the radio when I heard the tragic news of his passing.

Richie Prior

Holiday / Lifestyle
Tayana: The decision to leave yachting was spontaneous

Crew focus in Mallorca

From yacht life to shore success in Mallorca

This week I’m chatting to Assistant Yacht Manager Tatyana Martyukhina, whose been based in Mallorca for over 4 years.

Erica Lay

At Minerva Europe we pride ourselves on offering a personal service, tailored to every client.

Yacht Business Focus in Mallora

Yachting expertise anchored in Mallorca

Meet Rory Gillard, originally from the UK, he’s been based in Mallorca for almost 10 years and works for a company offering a one stop shop approach for yacht owners and captains.

Erica Lay

Daily Horoscope

What does your horoscope say about you today: Thursday 29 February

The current planetary energy can be useful for handling important matters or furthering our goals

MDB Digital

Holiday / Hotels
Mounting concerns about water resources this summer.


Could Mallorca be planning on water meters in hotels and saltwater pools?

Almost 350 litres of water is consumed per day per hotel guest.

Humphrey Carter

Holiday / Airport
Be careful what food and drink you take onboard.


Careful not to choke on your flight to Mallorca

You should not bring, for example, a sandwich containing meat or dairy into the EU.

Humphrey Carter

Holiday / Travelling
MSC World Europa cruise ship


Find out which ships are in port today

The MSC World Europa is visiting the Port of Palma today

Cathy Caliz

Airships could be flying between the UK and Mallorca by 2028.


UK airship company kicks off safety approval process for flights to Mallorca

The Airlander could be in service and flying tourists to destinations like Mallorca by 2028.

Humphrey Carter

Weather / Latest news
Thunderstorm in Mallorca

Latest news

Friday's weather in Mallorca

In like a lion - the forecast for the first of March, Balearics Day.

Andrew Ede

Edition of 23 February 2024