Etiqueta 'Employment contracts'
Temporary contracts far outweigh permanent ones


Over 80% of employment contracts are still temporary

The inspections need to keep on top of the situation in order to ensure that employment agreements are kept to.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter08/09/2019 04:01

Construction workers


Record numbers of foreign workers

There has been an improvement in the employment status of foreign workers.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter03/09/2019 04:01

Employment minister Iago Negueruela presenting information about this summer's inspections.


Positive employment trend despite number of fraudulent contracts

Employment conditions for over 6,000 workers improved through getting a permanent contract or an increase in hours.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter21/11/2017 00:00

A lengthening of the season means that employees with "fijo discontinuo" contracts are going back to work earlier.


Tourism demand is meaning more "fijo discontinuo" contracts

The main unions are not celebrating. A record tourism season should have had a more positive impact on the labour market.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter23/01/2017 00:00

There have been more than 300,000 temporary contracts in the Balearics this year.


Workers on temporary contracts should receive greater compensation

The European Court of Justice concluded that Spanish law is discriminatory as temporary staff are not being treated the same as staff on permanent contracts.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter22/10/2016 00:00