Etiqueta 'Economy'

Economy

An innovation future for the Balearic economy

IBClusters is a strategic, non-profit organisation which brings together innovation clusters on the islands, the Majorca Chamber of Commerce and the University of the Balearic Islands.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter31/10/2015 00:00

Economy

Over 30% of Balearic jobs are in the tourist industry

31.1% of all those in work in the Balearics are employed in the tourism sector, way above the national average of 13.5%.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter31/10/2015 00:00

Finance

2016 budget will be the Balearics highest ever

Represents “a turn to the left” which “will redistribute wealth and diminish inequalities”.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter29/10/2015 00:00

Tourism

Foreign tourist spending in the Balearics continues to rise

Foreign visitors to the Balearics have so far spent nearly seven per cent more than last year.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter27/10/2015 00:00

Tourism

Business tourism up 9%; worth nearly €4.4 billion

Spain received a total of 4.31 million business tourists last year or 6.6% of the total, representing a 6% increase over 2013.

26/10/2015 00:00

Banking

CaixaBank Q3 profit up 26 per cent to 288 million euros

The profit fell short of an average forecast of 307 million.

23/10/2015 00:00

Tourism

Almost a quarter of all tourists to Spain came to the Balearics in September

In September, there were 7.2 million tourists, which was up by 2.2% over 2014, with the UK providing the most.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter22/10/2015 00:00

Employment

The Balearics outperforms national employment market

Unemployment in the Balearics for the third quarter was down by 13.6% (14,000).

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter22/10/2015 00:00

Employment

Employment opportunities for Balearic youth increase

In the Balearics, where there was one of the highest proportions of ni-nis last year, the number is down by six points.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter20/10/2015 00:00

Economy

Spanish budget may break EU guidelines

Spain has left behind recession and is now growing at one of the fastest rates in the euro zone, according to official figures.

14/10/2015 00:00

Economy

Economic recovery helps mainland tourism to Balearics

Soria describes the summer’s tourism as having been “extraordinary” with “millions of consumers”.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter13/10/2015 00:00

Economy

Social income scheme will cost 20 million euros

The social income will ensure that all families in the Balearics are able to cover the cost of basic necessities.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter09/10/2015 00:00

Tourism

Cycling tourism worth more than 150 million euros

The most recent information indicates that in the past year some 160,000 cycling tourists came to the island.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter09/10/2015 00:00

Tourism

Spain promotes shopping tourism to prolong season

Deputy prime minister calls for a boost in shopping tourism to end the "seasonal nature" of the sector.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter07/10/2015 00:00

Economy

Economic growth from tourism well above other growth

The GDP contribution from tourism rose by almost 3% to 12,000 million euros, the fourth consecutive year of growth.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter06/10/2015 00:00

Employment

Balearic unemployment went up in September

Across Spain as a whole, unemployment was up in September by 0.64%, giving a total unemployed figure of 4,094,042.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter02/10/2015 00:00

Economy

Fears over the state of the Spanish economy after Catalan vote

“Spain’s long-term success depends on maintaining both economic and political equilibrium.”

29/09/2015 00:00