Etiqueta 'Unemployment'
He noted that 70% of the jobs created in the third quarter were taken by foreigners

London Fair

Spain's job creation sped up during tourism's bumper summer

The service sector led job creation thanks to a strong summer season in Spain with tourism returning to pre-pandemic levels.

MDB Digital06/11/2023 00:01

Unemployment in Spain.


Spain's unemployment rises to 15.33% in Q2

The National Institute of Statistics said in a statement that just over a million people lost their jobs during the quarter.

Reuters28/07/2020 15:24



Balearics leads fall in unemployment

The total number of people officially registered as out of work in the Balearics stood at 38,866 at the end of May.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter05/07/2017 00:00

The employment situation is improving but it is very much linked to seasonal demand.


Eleven per cent drop in Balearic unemployment

"We are talking about miserable salaries and people still being unable to make ends meet."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter28/04/2017 00:00

A warm welcome for Canaries president Fernando Clavijo from President Armengol last week.


Fines, financing and bad management: the week in Majorca

The tourism ministry was relishing the opportunity to add significantly to government coffers through revenue from fines, the Canaries joined forces with the Balearics to pressurise Madrid into giving them better deals, unemployment was up and Palma town hall admitted it had a problem with its management.

Andrew Ede04/12/2016 00:00

Jobs of a permanent nature are still easy to find than temporary ones.


Unemployment rises as tourism season ends

Compared with 2015, though, the unemployment rate looks rather better, as there were 10,337 fewer people on the register.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter03/11/2016 00:00

Tourism creates a great number of jobs, but too many of them are temporary.


Balearics continue to have lowest unemployment rate in the country

Unemployment across the country is the lowest for six years, but as in the Balearics jobs are often short-term and seasonal.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter27/10/2016 00:00

A Caritas soup kitchen in Ibiza.


Action demanded on Balearic poverty and unemployment

There is too much dependence on the tourism sector, which doesn't create quality employment.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter15/10/2016 00:00

People wait outside an employment office in Ibiza.


Record fall in Balearic unemployment

The unemployment figures will give the acting prime minister, Mariano Rajoy, a boost going into the June general election.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter02/06/2016 00:00


Balearic unemployment down in February

Though unemployment was down in eleven regions, nationwide there was a rise in the February rate.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter02/03/2016 00:00

An earlier start to the season will mean more jobs.


Year starts with a fall in Balearic unemployment

The number unemployed in January was over 1% lower than in December, with 811 leaving the unemployment register.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter02/02/2016 00:00

Unemployment in the Balearics rises but doesn't everywhere


Unemployment in the Balearics rises but doesn't everywhere

The actual number of registered unemployed people in the Balearics, as of November, was 77,187.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter02/12/2015 00:00

President Armengol addresses parliament today.


Taxing higher earners needs to be done, says Armengol

Jaume Font remarked that recent summer seasons have all finished with conclusions of having been the best ever, yet "unemployment continues all the same".

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter10/11/2015 00:00

Social income scheme will cost 20 million euros


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

Balearic unemployment went up in September


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

Tourism is the basis for Majorca and Balearic economic performance.


Balearics the strongest performing tourism economy

The Balearics is the Spanish tourism region with the highest ratio of employment creation.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter20/08/2015 00:00