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Shocking 74% Increase in Electric Scooter Accidents!

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Sant Antoni 365: The Ultimate Year-Round Travel Destination

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know – The Sant Antoni Town Council has participated in the tourism fair Fitur 2024 to promote the campaign ‘Sant Antoni 365. A sun all year round’, aiming to position the town as a year-round destination. – The campaign focuses on promoting the town in northern Spain leveraging […]

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Airport Security Revolution: Easy Travel Ahead!

In a significant change to airport security procedures, Spanish airports, including Ibiza, will implement high-resolution 3D scanners in 2024. These advanced scanners will allow passengers to keep liquids and laptops in their bags during security checks, making travel more convenient and efficient. The new technology aims to enhance security while reducing passenger hassle. 5 Things […]

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PP Rally in Ibiza Slams Sánchez Government in Protest

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know – The People’s Party of Ibiza held a large event on the Conté Rosselló pedestrian street. – Local mayors signed a manifesto “in defence of equality” as a measure against Pedro Sanchez’s government. – Many PP members and allies were present, as well as some former public […]

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Booking joins forces to combat illegal holiday rentals

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know Collaboration announced between the Balearic government and Booking to combat illegal holiday rentals. The partnership aims to detect and eliminate pirated rental offers through data sharing and access to platforms. The agreement is a pilot project that will serve as a precursor to upcoming European regulations to […]

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Ibiza and Formentera sign deal with Booking.com

News Roundup Content: The president of the Balearic Government, Marga Prohens, has announced an agreement with Booking.com to fight against illegal accommodations in the islands. 5 Things You Need To Know – Booking.com and the island councils will share information about illegal accommodations – Airbnb has a similar agreement with the Council of Ibiza, but […]

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Vice President of Government Demands Action from State

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know – Antoni Costa, the vice president of the Govern, is pressing the Spanish Government for the continuation of the 75% resident discount for air and sea transport. – Costa is advocating for additional funding for the indemnity for civil servants of the General State Administration and the […]

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BREAKING: Education Minister’s Plan to Tackle Teacher Shortages

News Roundup Antoni Vera announces the first technical insularity meeting in Ibiza to address teacher vacancies and housing issues. 5 Things You Need To Know – Antoni Vera visited several schools in Ibiza and announced the first technical insularity meeting for the island. – The meeting will address issues such as teacher vacancies, housing, and […]

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President of Balearic Islands Government’s Bold Action Plan

News Roundup Content: President of the Balearic Government, Margalida Prohens, attended the constitution of the Water and Response and Adaptation to Climate Change Council. Two meetings were held to address the need for water management in the face of climate change. 5 Things You Need To Know – President Prohens attended the establishment of the […]

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Unmissable Fun Day in Ibiza this Weekend!

News Roundup A music and child activities day will be held in plaza de sa Graduada in Ibiza, Spain this Saturday to liven up the area during traffic restrictions. Several cultural activities are also planned for this weekend. 5 Things You Need To Know – A music and child activities day is scheduled for Saturday […]

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Massive Cliff Collapse Sparks Urgent Safety Measures

News Roundup La Dirección General de Costas del Govern balear esperará a la evaluación de los técnicos del Ayuntamiento de Sant Josep de los terrenos afectados por el desprendimiento de tierra en un acantilado de Porroig antes de tomar medidas técnicas. 5 Things You Need To Know – Técnicos de Emergencias y de Costas acudieron […]

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Massive £100 Million Investment to Transform Ibiza Port in Next Four Years – Record Breaking Cruise Season Predicted!

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know Initial approval from the Eivissa City Council of the Special Plan of the city’s port at the end of December allows the Port Authority of the Balearic Islands to invest more than 100 million euros in port facilities over the next four years Eivissa’s port saw 3.5 […]

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The 150 Most Influential People in Spanish Tourism

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know – Sergestur has released the fifth edition of the list “The 150 most influential professionals in the Spanish Tourism Sector”. – The selection criteria are knowledge, experience, reputation, and social and personal responsibility. – Among the influential personalities on the list are Alicia Reina, Abel Matutes Prats, […]

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Spanish Woman Arrested for Fatal Hit-and-Run in Ibiza

News Roundup A 43-year-old Spanish woman has been arrested in Ibiza for driving under the influence, hitting a 74-year-old woman, and fleeing the scene. 5 Things You Need To Know – The woman was arrested for reckless homicide and two counts of driving offenses – She was found thanks to the help of witnesses who […]

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UGT Union demands action from Balearic Government!

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know UGT Baleares has requested the Balearic Government to implement measures to retain public service workers. The union has criticized the government for taking unilateral measures without proper negotiation. They have called for an agreement on social dialogue and the improvement of work conditions for healthcare workers in […]

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Former Podemos councillor to take taxi driving test

News Roundup Content: The former Mobility Councillor of Vila, Aitor Morrás, will take the taxi driving test next February 15 in Ibiza. 5 Things You Need To Know Content: – Aitor Morrás, from Unidas Podemos, will take the taxi driving test next February 15 in Ibiza. – Morrás used to be in charge of the […]

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Excavator clears land for new football stadium in Ibiza

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know An excavator has started removing vegetation from the land in Ca n’Escandell, near the school of Can Cantó, where the Ibiza City Council plans to build the new football stadium of es Putxet. The council has also put out to tender, with a budget of just over […]

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Massive Increase in Teacher Hires to Cover Short-Term Absences

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know – The Conselleria d’Educació in Baleares will hire 10 teachers to cover short-term absences in public primary schools. – The hiring process will take place on January 16, 2023. – Seven teachers will work in Mallorca, two in Ibiza, and one in Menorca. – The purpose of […]

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500 Weeks of Economic, Business and Tourism News

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know – El Económico, a weekly publication focused on economy, business and tourism, has reached 500 weeks of existence. – The publication has been a witness to the economic evolution of the Balearic Islands, from a recession to growth and then a sudden halt due to the COVID-19 […]

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Socialist Party celebrates vindication of former councillor

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know – Aída Alcaraz, exconcejala socialista, has been acquitted of allegations of harassment by the Local Police. – The PSOE confirmed that this is the second and final acquittal by the Second Section of the Provincial Court of Palma. – The PSOE accuses the PP of using the […]

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Ibiza and Formentera unite for Human Rights

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know – Ibiza and Formentera are participating in the lighting of the towers and watchtowers of the Mediterranean for Human Rights 2024. – The lighting will take place at 13:00 at various locations, including Baluarte de San Bernat, Torre de sa Sal Rossa, Torre de ses Portes, Faro […]

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Young YouTuber warns of impending storm in Spain

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know – Jorge Rey, a young meteorologist, warns of the arrival of a storm that will affect Ibiza and Formentera. – The weather will be unstable in the Cantabrian area, extending to the Iberian system, and will later bring precipitation to the central and southern parts of the […]

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First Baby of 2024 Born at Formentera Hospital

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know – The first two births of 2024 in the Hospital de Formentera have been announced, Salman and an unnamed baby, both born on January 6th. – Salman, weighing 3.67 kg, is the second child of Salima and Abdeslam, both from Morocco, and was born in normal birth […]

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Storm and Cold Front Hits Ibiza and Formentera

News Roundup The cold weather brought to Ibiza and Formentera has led to the activation of a yellow alert for wind and coastal phenomena for the Pitiusas. 5 Things You Need To Know – The State Meteorological Agency has activated a yellow alert for wind and coastal phenomena in the Pitiusas. – The weather will […]

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Unemployment in the Balearic Islands at Record Low

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know – Only 3,162 people are registered as unemployed in the Pitiusas, a record low. – The number of long-term unemployed people has decreased to 857, close to pre-pandemic levels. – Ibiza saw a decrease in unemployment across all sectors: agriculture, construction, hospitality, and commerce. – A total […]

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Shocking report reveals water quality crisis in Balearic Islands

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know 44 of the 87 groundwater bodies in the Balearic Islands do not meet the conditions for good status Main concerns are excessive presence of nitrates and chlorides, mainly due to agricultural activities In Mallorca, 18.8% of groundwater bodies are in poor condition for nitrates, and 32.8% for […]

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Reyes Magos Parade in Sant Josep: All You Need to Know!

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know – The Three Kings will visit all the parishes in the municipality of Sant Josep, starting with activities in Caló de s’Oli. – Melchior, Gaspar, and Balthasar will arrive by boat and lead a procession through the town, delivering gifts to children in Sant Agustí and Sant […]

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Struggles of Police in Ibiza Revealed: Click to Read More!

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know – David Pola, the leader of the sindicate CEP, is working to address the issues faced by police officers in Ibiza. – The CEP is focused on improving the salaries and working conditions of National Police officers in Balears. – The cost of living in Ibiza is […]

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Government Announces Seven New Marine Protected Areas

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know – The Ministry for the Ecological Transition has designated seven new marine protected areas in Spain, including the Ibiza Channel, which will be part of the Natura 2000 Network. – Oceana has contributed to this designation through scientific data from expeditions in different parts of the country. […]

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BREAKING: Over 23% of Population Vaccinated

News Roundup A summary of the vaccination rates for flu and Covid in the Balearic Islands. 5 Things You Need To Know 23.28% of the target population has received the combined flu and Covid vaccine in the Balearic Islands. The coverage for the combined vaccination is 6.46% for those aged 5-59, and 34.07% for those […]

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Town council gives up coastal land for money

News Roundup Content: The town council of Sant Josep has decided to renounce 504 square meters of coastline land in exchange for half a million euros, despite having the opportunity to conserve a part of the original coast habitat. 5 Things You Need To Know – Town Council of Sant Josep renounced to 504 square […]

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Hospital Can Misses Welcomes New Oncologist, Dr. Diego Iglesias

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know – The Medical Oncology Department at Hospital Can Misses has a new oncologist, Dr. Diego Iglesias, previously from the Medical Oncology Service at the Hospital Universitario Son Espases. – The appointment was published in the Boletín Oficial de las Islas Baleares (BOIB), and the Medical Oncology Service […]

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Over 200 Under-30s Benefit from Tax Relief in Balearics

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know Más de 200 jóvenes menores de 30 años de Baleares se han beneficiado de la supresión del impuesto por la compra de la primera vivienda habitual El ahorro medio obtenido por cada joven es de 20.000 euros Se han beneficiado seis personas con una discapacidad del 33 […]

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Ibiza Building Fire Caused by Electric Scooter

News Roundup A patinete eléctrico caught fire in a building in Ibiza, causing a minor to be treated for smoke inhalation. 5 Things You Need To Know – A patinete eléctrico caught fire in a three-story building in Ibiza – The fire resulted in a minor being treated for smoke inhalation – The fire was […]

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Papa Noel surprises hospitalized children with special gifts

## News Roundup ### 5 Things You Need To Know – Papá Noel visited the children at Can Misses hospital in Ibiza to deliver gifts. – The meeting took place in the paediatric ward, where he visited the children in their respective rooms. – Children of varying ages, including 7-year-old Sofía, 1-month-old Bruno, and twins […]

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¡Mujer afortunada gana el quinto premio de la Lotería de Navidad en Ibiza y revela sus planes para repartir aún más premios! ¡Entérate de todos los detalles de esta historia emocionante!

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know Quinto premio number 86007 was sold in Ibiza and is worth 60,000 euros per series First prize number 88008 was won and the number was called at 13:16 hours. The prize is worth 4,000,000 euros The second prize number 58.303 is worth 1,250,000 euros and was sold […]

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Shocking animal abuse scandal exposed on Ibiza farm

News Roundup 5 Things You Need to Know – The Servicio de Protección de la Naturaleza inspected an agricultural estate in Talamanca, Ibiza, where 160 cages with 55 hens and 142 fighting cocks were found. – The animals had injuries, amputations, and signs of abuse, and the caregiver did not have the required veterinary certificate. […]

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Massive Luck Strikes in Madrid with 2.59 billion euros up for grabs in the 2023 Christmas lottery- Check if you’re a winner now!

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know – The Theater Real in Madrid will host the annual Christmas Lottery Draw on December 22, with 2.590 million euros in prizes. – People in the Balearic Islands play less than those in other regions, with an average spend of 41.66 euros per person. – Winners are […]

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Police arrest Algerian migrants smuggling ring in Ibiza

News Roundup Summary: Three individuals of Algerian origin have been arrested by the National Police of Ibiza, accused of being part of a criminal organization dedicated to transporting migrants by boat from Algeria to the island. 5 Things You Need To Know – Three individuals of Algerian origin were arrested for allegedly transporting 16 Algerian […]

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Mayor backtracks on street name change!

News Roundup Content: The mayor of Sant Josep, Vicent Roig, announced during a press conference that the name of the Margalida Roig ‘Llogat’ street will be maintained and not changed. The council had offered the family of the renowned local daughter to name the future footbridge after her, but it has been declined. The decision […]

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Entire Population of Balearic Islands Eligible for Free Flu Vaccination

News Roundup The Conselleria de Salud has opened the flu vaccination campaign for the entire population of the Balearic Islands from the age of six months. Appointments can be made by calling Infosalut Connecta or using the Cita Previa Govern app. 5 Things You Need To Know Vaccination campaign against the flu has been opened […]

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Red Cross Project Assists Over 1,700 Migrants

News Roundup The Prepi Emergency First Response Project for Immigrant Populations of the Red Cross has assisted 1,713 people arriving in the Balearic Islands since the beginning of the year. 5 Things You Need To Know Cruz Roja has assisted 1,713 immigrants in 105 interventions in Mallorca and Ibiza. The assistance is provided to those […]

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Colombian man caught with pink cocaine facing jail

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know – H.F.G.V. is on trial for being found with almost a hundred grams of a substance known as “tucibi” in his vehicle. – The substance he had with him was a mixture of caffeine, ketamine and MDMA, with very low purities, making it essentially pink caffeine. – […]

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Ibiza’s 2024 Budget Approved with Controversial Tax Cuts

News Roundup 5 Things You Need to Know – The Ibiza City Council has approved its 2024 budget, totalling 87.65 million euros, representing a 14.2% increase from the previous year – The budget includes a 1 million euro reduction in the Property Tax (IBI), which has drawn criticism from the opposition – The budget also […]

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New Ibiza Sewage Treatment Plant Almost Ready!

News Roundup A new water treatment plant in Ibiza is expected to be completed by June, according to the Director General of Water at the Ministry of Ecological Transition. 5 Things You Need To Know – The director general of the Ministry of Ecological Transition announced that the new water treatment plant in Ibiza should […]

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Taxi sector in Balearic Islands unites against Uber chaos

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know Taxi sector in the Balearic Islands united against the impact of Uber and VTC services on the Islands’ mobility. Support for the proposal of a new law to regulate taxis and VTC services in the Balearic Parliament. Accusations of Uber not respecting the current legislation, supported by […]

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Bird expert explains stunning aerial acrobatics of starlings

News Roundup News about the spectacular flock of starlings near the ses Salines Natural Park. 5 Things You Need To Know – The starlings protect themselves from predators by flying in sync and making loud noises. – There has been an increase in starling migrations to urban and peri-urban areas. – Large groups of starlings […]

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Supermarkets Adapt Opening Hours for Christmas Sunday Shopping

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know – Supermarkets on the island of Ibiza will adjust their opening hours for Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve. – Hipercentro will open on the 24th from 8:30 am to 7 pm and will remain closed on the 31st of December. – Eroski Ses Païsses will open […]

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Architect Studio Wins Contract for Ibiza Cultural Centre

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know The Centre de patrimoni cultural immaterial Ses nou Rodades de Ibiza, sponsored by the Consell de Ibiza, will have 2,200 meters of space and a budget of 3.3 million euros The project will be completed in seven months, and a new public competition will be held for […]

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Best Experiences to Gift Your Kids this Christmas

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know – Instead of giving children lots of gifts at Christmas, give them experiences, large or small. – Ideas for experiences that may inspire you to carry out others with greater or lesser budget include: visiting a farm in es Figueral, feeding animals at Can Musson, and a […]

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Government resolves 2.3 million in rental assistance payments

News Roundup The Govern in Spain has recently approved payments of 2.3 million euros to 1,150 beneficiaries for rental support. 5 Things You Need To Know – The Govern has approved three new payment resolutions for rental aid in 2021, totaling 1.07 million euros to 564 beneficiaries. – A total of 10.1 million euros has […]

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Politicians Clash Over Constitution Interpretation in Ibiza

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know – Vicent Marí, President of Consell de Eivissa, and Enrique Sánchez Navarrete, director insular of the Estado General Administration, gave speeches regarding the interpretation of the Constitution. – Both stressed the importance of values, unity, and concordance in society, as well as the need to recognize equal […]

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Top Cardiologist Set to Retire – What’s Next for a Medical Pioneer?

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know – Ismael Laplaza, jefe de Cardiología del Hospital Can Misses, se jubila siete meses después de cumplir los 65 años. – Deja tras sí un servicio de Cardiología con falta de médicos y hace un llamamiento para mejorar las instalaciones y servicios. – Ha negociado la incorporación […]

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Association Celebrates 25 Years with Heartwarming Recognition

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know – Apneef celebrated their 25th anniversary with a gala, attended by over 200 people. – The association recognised the efforts of parents raising children with special needs and two young members who are examples of effort and overcoming adversity. – Awards were given to organisations such as […]

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Christmas Market in Sant Josep Full of Surprises and Activities – You Won’t Believe What’s Happening! Click Here for Full Programme

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know Mercado de Navidad de Sant Josep del 1 de diciembre al 7 de enero, de lunes a viernes de 17.00 a 22.00 horas y sábados, domingos y festivos de 12.00 a 23.00 horas. El Viernes, 1 de diciembre, el alumbrado de Navidad en Sant Josep incluirá la […]

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City Council Approves Controversial Housing Agreement

News Roundup News relating to the agreement to adapt the municipality to the urgent housing decree from the Balearic Government. 5 Things You Need To Know – The Ibiza City Council approved an agreement to facilitate the conversion of existing commercial spaces into homes in eight different areas. – Exceptions to this proposal are found […]

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Rare baby goats births bring hope for endangered species

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know Two small pitiusas goats were born at the Formatgeria Es Collet in Manacor. This is an important initiative to recover an endangered dairy goat species. There are only around 200 of these goats in the world, with many of them in Mallorca. The goats are described as […]

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New Ibiza Stadium Project Slashes Costs in Half

News Roundup A new football and rugby stadium project in Ibiza is going public. The cost of the construction will be reduced from over 8 million to 3.9 million. 5 Things You Need To Know – The new stadium project has gone public. – It will house different facilities in eleven prefabricated modules. – The […]

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Unbelievable Autumn Sky in Ibiza – Toni Pomar

**News Roundup** ### 5 Things You Need To Know – Temperatures in Ibiza will remain stable until Friday, with maximum values between 20 and 21 degrees and minimums between 9 and 14 degrees. – There is a 35% chance of rain on Thursday afternoon and a 55% chance on Friday. – The wind intensity will […]

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Discover the Ultimate Christmas Fun in Ibiza Now!

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know Christmas celebrations start in Ibiza A wide variety of activities and events for all ages Fairs, Christmas markets, music shows, circus, and stories telling events on different days Exhibitions, magic shows, international basketball league, and some children’s activities will also be part of the festive program Free […]

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Tragic discovery in Ibiza cave leaves investigators baffled

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know – A man’s body was found dead in a cave in Ibiza. – The police confirmed the deceased person was a local resident who lived in the cave. – The police and local firefighters were called to the scene by a passerby. – The man’s body was […]

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Shocking revelation in Lía’s animal abuse case

News Roundup Content: A new report from Sant Antoni shares updates on Lía, a dog in an alleged animal abuse case. 5 Things You Need To Know Content: – On November 10th, 2023, the Sant Antoni police department made a fourth inspection and found Lía tied with a muzzle on her apartment balcony. – The […]

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Family of young doctor tragically lost needs your help

News Roundup Andres Felipe Cabezas dies after attempting to swim in s’Ullal de na Coloms, Ibiza. Family and friends start a social media campaign to raise funds to repatriate his body to Colombia. 5 Things You Need To Know – Andres Felipe Cabezas died after attempting to swim in s’Ullal de na Coloms, Ibiza – […]

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Protest in Ibiza as Town Hall undermines 25N

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know – Feminist associations in Ibiza have accused the City Council of scheduling events at the same time as the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women. – The feminist groups are demanding a schedule change to avoid conflicting with the planned concentration for November 25th. […]

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Shocking Statistics: Four Women Attacked in Ibiza

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know – The Office of Women on Ibiza has assisted four women victims of group sexual assaults, all committed by men. – 33 out of 43 sexual assault victims experienced individual assaults, while the other four were group assaults. – Only two of the four cases have been […]

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Govern Balear Proposes Controversial Housing Changes in Ibiza

News Roundup Content: Ibiza and Santa Eularia want to limit the application of a new decree on urgent housing matters that allows for changes in building heights and the use of commercial spaces for residential purposes. 5 Things You Need To Know – Ibiza and Santa Eularia seek to limit the new housing decree. – […]

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Emergency search operation in Ibiza – young worker missing

News Roundup A young man went missing in the Avenc de na Coloms cave in Ibiza, sparking a rescue operation involving firefighters, the Guardia Civil, and other emergency teams. 5 Things You Need To Know – The missing man is a 28-year-old worker at 061 – The rescue operation involves firefighters, the Guardia Civil, and […]

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Complete chaos in Ibiza as 50 passengers stranded

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know – Half a hundred passengers and half a dozen cars stranded in the port of Ibiza due to strong winds – The closure of part of the port affected the operations of the ‘Castaví’ ferry – The decision to close this part of the port has been […]

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Ibiza MICE Summit 3rd Edition: Huge Success!

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know – The Ibiza MICE Summit was successfully held with more than 150 attendees, showing that the MICE sector has bounced back after the pandemic. – The President of Consell d’Eivissa, Vicent Marí, highlighted that the incentives and congress sector is an opportunity to diversify and improve the […]

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Breaking: Major Drug Trafficking Network Busted in Ibiza

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know – A network of drug trafficking in Ibiza and different parts of the Peninsula was intervened by the Civil Guard today. – The operation led to the arrest of 6 suspects with more arrests expected and the seizure of luxury vehicles, cash, drugs (primarily cocaine) in multiple […]

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Popular Party Extends Call to Protest Socialists!

News Roundup Content: The article talks about the political tension between the Partido Popular (PP) and the socialists led by Pedro Sánchez. The PP has been calling on disenchanted socialists to join them in peaceful protests against the amnesty deal for a fugitive negotiated by Sánchez. ### 5 Things You Need To Know – The […]

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First ever Red Potato Omelette Contest in Ibiza!

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know – The first Concurso de Tortilla de Patata Roja de Ibiza will be held on November 11th at Mercat Vell. – The event is open to both locals and visitors who are interested in cooking. – Each team will receive 10 kilos of potatoes, but the rest […]

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Discover Santa Eulària: The Ultimate Year-Round Travel Destination!

News Roundup The Ayuntamiento de Santa Eulària is attending this year’s World Travel Market in London with the aim of strengthening its image as a year-round destination with a variety of high-quality offerings. The council wants to attract “slow travel” enthusiasts who seek friendly environments, medium to high-level accommodation, and cultural, scenic, culinary, and sports […]

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Breaking News: 5,381 children in Ibiza and Formentera eligible for flu and COVID-19 combo vaccine!

News Roundup A total of 5,381 children in Ibiza and Formentera can get vaccinated against the flu starting today, according to the Balearic Health ministry. This marks the beginning of the vaccination campaign for children in the islands, with a target population of 39,344 children, out of which 2,226 are eligible to receive the combined […]

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Shocking Emergency! 69-year-old Woman Rescued by Firefighters

News Roundup A 69-year-old woman with morbid obesity had a medical emergency this morning at 8:25 am that required the assistance of firefighters to evacuate her from her home in Sant Antoni and then transfer her to the hospital. 5 Things You Need To Know A 69-year-old woman with morbid obesity had a medical emergency […]

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Shocking Reveal: Nautical Clubs Provide Free Sports and Social Services in Balearic Islands!

News Roundup A delegation from the Association of Nautical Clubs of the Balearic Islands (ACNB) visited the Consolat de Mar and urged the President of the Balearic Government, Marga Prohens, to recognize the social and sporting work carried out by these non-profit clubs. The meeting aimed to highlight the importance of these clubs in ensuring […]

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Breaking: Hospital Hires Second Oncologist in Less Than a Month

News Roundup A second oncologist, Dr. Blanca Sánchez, has been appointed at Can Misses Hospital in less than a month, according to the Balearic Minister of Health, Manuela García. The addition of a second oncologist demonstrates that changes are being made in the health area of the Pitiüses, especially after the new Balearic government declared […]

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Spanish Bishops Promise Compensation to Abuse Victims

News Roundup After a meeting of the Spanish bishops, it has been announced that they will collaborate with a compensation fund recommended by the Ombudsman, as long as it compensates all victims of abuse in society, not just those of the Church. 5 Things You Need To Know: – The Spanish bishops have agreed to […]

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Santa Gertrudis Fiestas to feature Musical Project Ressonadors!

News Roundup El proyecto musical Ressonadors protagonizará las fiestas de Santa Gertrudis, que comenzarán el 4 de noviembre y terminarán el 26. Entre los actos destacados se encuentran la celebración del 15 aniversario de Ressonadors con la actuación previa de Morning Drivers, el décimo aniversario de La Movida con la actuación de Tam Tam Go! […]

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Inclusivity in Sports: How One Athlete is Breaking Barriers

News Roundup: DJ Jordi Morales García Shares Experience in Paralympic Sports with Students 5 Things You Need To Know: – Jordi Morales García, a top-level Paralympic table tennis player, spoke to over 140 primary school students about his experience in sports and the relationship between ability and disability. – Morales, who was born with spina […]

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Jubilados de Ibiza y Formentera decepcionados con la falta de ofertas de viajes Imserso este invierno

News Roundup: Ibiza and Formentera retirees who want to enjoy the trips offered by Imserso this winter are facing the “worst year” in terms of offers. According to travel agencies, direct flights have been severely limited, with only a little over half a dozen available. This is in contrast to Mallorca, where retirees can travel […]

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CEO Blames Illegal Offer for Tourism Problems in Eivissa

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know Palladium Hotel Group CEO, Jesús Sobrino, blames illegal offerings for the negative aspects of tourism and emphasizes the need to control them. Sobrino states that there is no need for more tourist accommodations in Ibiza, as the infrastructure is already overwhelmed during the high season. Sobrino advocates […]

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PP and VOX accused of ‘bartering’ with children’s education

News Roundup A federation of parent associations in Ibiza accuses political parties of “negotiating” with the education of their children. The federation opposes the language negotiations between the People’s Party (PP) and VOX, stating that education should not be influenced by political interests. They believe that the education system should ensure knowledge of both official […]

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New Traffic Lights Installed in Ibiza – You Won’t Believe What They’re For!

News Roundup The Ibiza Road Infrastructure Department has started installing traffic lights at three problematic points on the island’s road network: the pedestrian crossing at Can Negre, the junction in the center of Jesus heading towards Cala Llonga, and the access to the National Police on the EI-10 highway. 5 Things You Need To Know […]

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Russian Warships Resurface Off Spanish Coast: Shocking Discovery

News Roundup Spanish Navy locates Russian warships off the coast of Galicia 5 Things You Need To Know Two Russian warships, a tugboat named Sergey Balk and a Krasnodar class submarine were initially located by the Spanish Navy near Ibiza. After being detected in the Mediterranean, the Spanish patrol boat Centinela sailed towards the northern […]

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Un evento gastronómico que no te puedes perder

5 Things You Need To Know – The Fira des Calamar, the main event of the Sant Carles festival, began this week and will take place on October 28th. – The festival includes a gastronomic fair with prizes for the best recipes, live music, activities for children, and tapas tasting in the streets of the […]

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Find Out Why Celebrities Are Flocking to Beso Beach

News Roundup Empresas. Rafa Viar and his wife, Angie López, created the brand Beso Beach, which attracts celebrities. Their next opening will be in December in Sierra Nevada. This family business, in partnership with the CEO of the Mallorcan hotel chain Meliá and tennis player Rafa Nadal, is preparing for an ambitious expansion. Beso Beach […]

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Shocking Corruption Scandal Rocks Sant Josep Ayuntamiento!

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know 1. Ayuntamiento de Sant Josep faces corruption allegations: – The mayor, Vicent Roig Tur, of the PP, has mentioned certain urban planning cases given priority by the previous left-wing government, affecting the reputation of the institution. 2. Delay in decision to support the judicial process: – The […]

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British Model Explores the Secrets of Ibiza

News Roundup: BBC to Release ‘Inside Ibiza’ Documentary in 2024 The BBC has announced that a four-part documentary titled ‘Inside Ibiza’, directed by British model, singer, and presenter Zara McDermott, will premiere in 2024. McDermott, who fell in love with the island after visiting in 2019, aims to explore the inner workings of Ibiza, understand […]

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Unleash Your Inner Zombie: Thrilling Halloween Celebration

News Roundup El Departamento de Juventud del Ayuntamiento de Sant Josep ha organizado una serie de actividades para celebrar la festividad de Tots Sants, que incluyen trencades, fiestas de disfraces y el juego ‘Survival Zombie’. Las actividades se llevarán a cabo en varios puntos del municipio en fechas específicas. 5 Things You Need To Know […]

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Model Sandra Gago’s exciting family getaway in Ibiza

News Roundup: Spanish model and businesswoman Sandra Gago, along with her husband, former tennis player Feliciano López, and their son, Darío, enjoyed a family getaway in Ibiza. The couple announced in September that they are expecting their second child, due in February 2024. They spent a day in Cala Jondal, a popular spot for celebrities. […]

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Unbelievable Weekend Activities in Eivissa and Formentera!

News Roundup: Activities and events have increased over the holiday weekend in Eivissa and Formentera. Some of the highlights include village parties in Es Cubells, Cala de Bou, Sant Rafel, and Pilar de la Mola, with activities for all ages. There are also several music events, such as the Soul Food Fest featuring blues legend […]

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UD Ibiza unveils powerful new anthem: Força Eivissa!

News Roundup La UD Ibiza has announced the release of their new anthem, titled ‘Força Eivissa’. The anthem represents the values and traditions of Ibiza and will have two different versions, both in Catalan and Spanish. One version is composed and performed by the group Joven Dolores, while the other is a electronic version created […]

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Game-Changing Infrastructure Projects Coming to Ibiza: Find Out What’s in Store!

News Roundup 5 Things You Need To Know – Construction work for the new access roads to Siesta and Can Ramon in Ibiza will begin next month. – The project includes the construction of a cycle lane, wider sidewalks, and the improvement of the Puig den Fita entrance. – The project has a budget of […]

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Shocking Report Reveals Undervalued Contribution of Women

News Roundup A report titled ‘The Contribution of Women to the Spanish Economy’ aims to provide a quantitative approximation of the economic value of women’s contribution to the labor market and the economy in Spain. The study argues that the additional work performed by women, including domestic and unpaid care work, is not taken into […]

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Discover the Latest Innovation in Ibiza’s Bus Stops!

News Roundup A recent article discusses the installation of information screens at bus stops in Ibiza. These screens will provide real-time information on the arrival times of buses, and will be powered by solar panels. A total of 190 bus stops will have these screens, with priority given to the busiest stops. The screens will […]

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Beware! Invasive Species Taking Over Balearic Ecosystem

News Roundup A recent article discusses the issue of invasive plant species in the Balearic Islands and the efforts being made to control their spread. 5 Things You Need To Know – In addition to invasive snakes, invasive plant species are also affecting the ecosystem in the Balearic Islands. – The Servei de Protecció d’Espècies […]

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Mind-Blowing Performances and Jaw-Dropping Surprises at Sonorama Ibiza

**News Roundup** **5 Things You Need To Know** – Arde Bogotá and DJ Iván Ferreiro were the main attractions at the Sonorama Ibiza music festival. – Los Invaders, La Bien Querida, and Depedro also performed at the festival and were praised by the audience. – Mikel Erentxun’s flight delay caused a schedule change, but he […]

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Heartbreaking farewell to abandoned dog after 8 years

News Roundup A veterinarian from the Animal Protection Center of Sa Coma, Miguel Quiñones Rey, has posted an emotional farewell message to Zeus, a dog who had been in the center for eight years without being adopted. The veterinarian expressed his gratitude for the lessons learned from the dog and the impact it had on […]

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Discover the Luxurious Hotels in Spain’s Leading Collection!

News Roundup: Hoteles en Baleares reciben el sello de lujo de The Leading Hotels of the World 5 Things You Need To Know: 1. The Leading Hotels of the World (TLHW) is a hotel consortium that includes numerous luxury establishments owned by Hotel Representative. 2. TLHW was created in 1928 to offer exclusive experiences to […]

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