News of the day 23 April 2024
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After years of demanding proper regulation of the sector, estate agents in the Balearics celebrate new law

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After years of demanding proper regulation of the sector, estate agents in the Balearics celebrate new law

"All kinds of opportunists have proliferated and for the most part have avoided or ignored the laws."

Andrew Ede

Image of the Llucmajor motorway with significant traffic jams

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Significant traffic jams on the access roads to Palma

Traffic is also slowing down at the Palacio de Congresos de Palma.

MDB Digital

View of the entrance of Freixenet, a Cava producer, in Sant Sadurni d'Anoia, near Barcelona

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Cava producer Freixenet plans to furlough 80% of workforce due to drought

The measure is expected to become effective in May, and the company did not specify how long the layoffs would last.

MDB Digital

National Police in Palma, Mallorca

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Mother arrested for leaving her son home-alone for several weeks

Neighbours called the police because the boy was banging on doors in the middle of the night.

Andrew Ede

Calvia mayor Juan Antonio Amengual holds the Englisg flag with British Vice Consul Racheal Watkins.

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Saint George celebrations get under way in Calvia

The Mayor of Calvia Juan Antonio Amengual thanked the English for all their support for Calvia over the years.

MDB Digital

Holiday / Lifestyle
I’ve worked with some very challenging owners

Ship to Shore in Mallorca

Sailing dreams: From Palma to adventure

Portuguese sailor, Agata Paula Barbosa de Freitas Pereira is looking for a sailing yacht to join in Mallorca as chef, deckhand, race crew, stewardess or delivery crew!

Erica Lay

Daily Horoscope

What does your horoscope say about you today: Tuesday, April 23

Taking responsibility for our emotions and practicing good boundaries can help us avoid unnecessary drama

MDB Digital

Holiday / Beaches
Magaluf, Mallorca


Magalluf and other Calvia resorts without beach services

A reason for the delay, according to the town hall, was the cyberattack in January.

Andrew Ede

Holiday / Travelling
The Marella Explorer 2 is on of the ships visiting Palma today


Find out which ships are in port today

There are four cruise ships scheduled to visit Palma today

Cathy Caliz

Holiday / Attractions
40th Edition of the Palma International Boat Show


Mallorca events: What's On from Friday to Sunday

April 26-28: Alcudia's Feria de Abril with equestrian shows, flamenco, and music. The 40th Palma International Boat Show; rockabilly; classical music; Pollensa's wine fair; and St. George celebrations continue in Palmanova.

Andrew Ede

Weather / Latest news
Snow in Mallorca for Saint George's Day

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Snow in Mallorca for Saint George's Day

The Balearic Islands' State Meteorological Agency forecast cloudy spells with intermittent showers, intensifying at night with the possibility of robust showers, small hail, and thunderstorms.

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Pollensa and Alcudia bays, Mallorca

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Wednesday's weather in Mallorca

The forecast for Mallorca for Wednesday, 24 April, 2024.

Andrew Ede

Sport / Real Mallorca
Sevilla FC - RCD Mallorca

Real Mallorca

Mallorca gift Sevilla two goals 2-1

Nothing much else happened in the first half and the game looked to be heading for a 0-0 scoreline, and a valuable point for Mallorca.

Monro Bryce

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