Tag: Spain

Spanish PM visits Barcelona, criticises regional chief

Torra requested a meeting with Sanchez during his visit to see security forces in Barcelona,  but it was not immediately clear if this would...

Spain trade deficit falls 3.6pc to July y/y

Spain's trade deficit fell 3.6pc in the first seven months of the year compared to the same period. In July, the deficit decreased 23.4pc...

Four years of political instability in Spain

Spain will hold a repeat general election in November. Mariano Rajoy's PP won the most seats but lost its absolute majority in Spain's 350-seat...

Death toll from Spain floods rises to five

More than 3,500 people have been evacuated from their homes, the interior ministry said. Authorities urged people in the area not to drive and...

Bank of Spain raises 2019 growth forecast on domestic demand

MADRID: The Spanish economy should grow at a higher pace this year than previously expected after a solid first half, with strong domestic demand likely...

Iker Casillas to announce retirement from football today

Former Spain goalkeeper Iker Casillas would announce his retirement from professional football just weeks after recovering from a heart attack. (more…)

Spain to issue up to 9.25bn euros in debt this week

Spain will sell between 6.75 billion euros and 9.25 billion euros ($7.56 billion and $10.36 billion) of debt at two scheduled auctions this week, the...

Spain’s April jobless falls by 2.81pc m/m to 3.2mn

The number of people in Spain registering as jobless fell by 2.81 percent in April from a month earlier, or by 91,518 people, leaving 3.2

Spain allows migrant rescue boat Open Arms to leave port

BARCELONA: Rescue charity ship Open Arms received the green light to set sail from the port of Barcelona on Wednesday but will not be allowed...

Spain March final CPI 1.3pc vs 1.1pc in February

Spanish national consumer prices rose 1.3 percent year-on-year in March according to data from the National Statistics Institute on Friday, in line with Reuters poll...