News of the day 9 April 2024
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Palma, one of the cities where the suspension of the 'golden visa' will be most noticeable

The Balearic capital is one of the most attractive for Russian and Chinese buyers.

MDB Digital

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Italian 'gang' arrested for raping a young woman in Playa de Palma

Relatives of the arrested have traveled from Italy to Mallorca upon learning of the incident.

MDB Digital

Estate agent's window in Palma, Mallorca

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The average price of a home in the Balearics fell by one per cent in 2023

The percentage of sales to foreign buyers dropped by three points.

Andrew Ede

Social Club on Palma's Paseo Marítimo

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Owners of Palma's Social Club hit out at "degrading treatment"

The club has to go as part of the Paseo Marítimo redevelopment work.

Andrew Ede

At the scene of a house fire in Lloseta, Mallorca

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Lloseta house fire deaths - one was suicide

The Guardia Civil have concluded that the mother died of natural causes.

Andrew Ede

Palma is proving extremely popular with foreign property investors.

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End of the Spanish ‘Golden Visa’ sparks fresh calls for a ban on second homes

The Canadian government has banned foreign investors from buying homes in the country until 2027.

Humphrey Carter

Holiday / Lifestyle

Daily Horoscope

What does your horoscope say about you today: Tuesday, April 9

The current astrological alignment can be best used for nurturing our emotional and physical well-being

MDB Digital

A Pyramidal Orchid

Wild Mallorca

Orchids and birds in Mallorca

But my eyes kept getting drawn to ground level to enjoy the orchids.

Neville James-Davies

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


More concerns about Palma Airport parking

There has been a reorganisation of parking for transport operators.

Andrew Ede

Holiday / Travelling
The Marella Explorer 2 is in Palma today


Find out which ships are in port today

There is just one cruise ship docking in Palma today

Cathy Caliz

Weather / Latest news
Record April temperatures on the horizon.

Latest news

Summer comes early to Mallorca

Back to the beaches this weekend in the Balearics.

Humphrey Carter

Palma, Mallorca

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Wednesday's weather in Mallorca

The forecast for Mallorca for Wednesday, the tenth of April.

Andrew Ede

Sport / Other Sports
Spain and N. Ireland to clash at the Son Moix stadium in Palma.

Other Sports

Spain to host Northern Ireland in Mallorca on Saturday June 8

Game is just a week before the start of the European Championships.

Humphrey Carter

Edition of 5 April 2024