Tour operators are trying to pressurise hoteliers into offering discounts.
The Week in Tourism
Easter had genuinely come to herald the start of the season.
Maria Frontera, president of the Mallorca Hoteliers Federation, and Iago Negueruela, Balearic tourism minister
Maria Frontera of the Mallorca Hoteliers Federation and Iago Negueruela on Thursday.
The Mallorca Hoteliers Federation now says that it supports the government's tourism law.
Is the Balearic government's tourism decree an electoral ploy?
The government has introduced its tourism decree and the hoteliers federation is expressing its anger about it.
Maria Frontera stated the hoteliers' opposition to the decree last Friday.
"One week you agree and the next, you don't."
The Mallorca Hoteliers Federation held its general assembly on Wednesday.
Use of tourist tax revenue has become "distorted", while the government is anticipating European funds for tourism investment in 2022.
The pandemic and Thomas Cook - challenges faced by Maria Frontera.
“There is a lot of alarm and concern, because the entire tourist season is at stake.."
"We are confident that the second emitting market for the Islands will be reactivated at the end of June.."
Meliá CEO, Gabriel Escarrer: "We would like to reiterate our request to the Spanish Government to prioritise vaccination of Tourism Sector workers..”
All travellers returning to Germany by air from the Balearic Islands must submit a negative PCR test.