Making the news headlines in Barcelona today are the following stories:
LA VANGUARDIA (Castilian / Catalan)
The PP wants to make medicines more expensive according to income and the Government has backed the co-payment scheme in Catalunya; the Government will approve the termination of 27 public enterprises in an attempt to restructure the State; Barcelona defender Eric Abidal is to undergo a liver transplant and Barcelona will find out who their Champions League quarter-final opponents are later today.
EL PERIODICO (Castilian / Catalan)
Minister of Industry, Energy and Tourism, José Manuel Soria has announced that electricity prices will rise from April 1st but consumers will not be burdened with the increase; Barcelona are opening a debate about the future of the Camp Nou, unsure whether to modernise the current stadium or built a new one on nearbly land.