Etiqueta 'Fijo discontinuo'
Chambermaid in a Mallorca hotel

Latest headlines

Average Balearics salary below the national figure

An explanation for this lower average is the high number of employees on 'fijo discontinuo' contracts.

Andrew Ede23/06/2022 09:26

The unions are now saying that it is this, plus inflation, which has caused a slowdown in bookings.

Comment

Comment: And for those not returning to work?

The special Covid benefits regime for fijo discontinuo employees ends today.

Andrew Ede31/03/2022 09:53

A waiter in Menorca

A waiter in Menorca

Good prospects for the tourism season, but the start will be uneven across Mallorca.

Josep Bagur Gomila 24/02/2022

Balearic government meeting with business and union leaders

Balearic government meeting with business and union leaders

Meeting between government, business and union representatives on Monday.

Jaume Morey 21/02/2022

Balearic government meeting with business and union leaders

Latest headlines

Government wants 'fijo discontinuo' staff back at work in April

A good number of 'fijo discontinuo' employees will be back at work in March, but the government wants them all to be back no later than Easter.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter21/02/2022 19:38

Mallorca bars and restaurants subject to restrictions

Mallorca bars and restaurants subject to restrictions

Restaurants associations want direct financial aid from the government.

Miquel À. Cañellas 24/12/2020

President Armengol of the Balearics and the national minister of employment, Yolanda Díaz

President Armengol of the Balearics and the national minister of employment, Yolanda Díaz

Francina Armengol and Yolanda Díaz in Palma on Tuesday.

Miquel À. Cañellas 22/12/2020

Employment

Government hails historic agreement for 'fijo discontinuo' workers

There is to be an extraordinary benefit for employees with fijo discontinuo contracts.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter29/09/2020 14:55

Employment

Fijo discontinuo "bonuses" to last until October

The fijo discontinuo social security bonuses should allow more hotels to open.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter03/07/2020 20:50

Iago Negueruela, employment minister.

Employment

Record "fijo discontinuo" employment in the Balearics

A positive aspect of fijo discontinuo is that there are more employees with this type of contract actively working in the low season.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter24/11/2019 04:01

Employment

Tourism industry alarm at state budget failure

The low-season 50% cut in social security contributions for "fijo discontinuo" employees is likely to cease.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter15/02/2019 19:10