Category Archives: Spain

Spain’s record unemployment rate

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Stratfor: The Eurozone’s Political Challenge

Stratfor Europe analyst Adriano Bosoni discusses the daunting economic and political challenges facing the eurozone, particularly Spain and Italy. For more analysis, visit: http://www.Stratfor.com (click here if video is not observable)

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Spain’s Unemployment Rate Increases to 26%

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Daily Interest Rate Monitor – January 10

Note the big move down in Italy and Spain’s bond yields. LONDON, Jan 10 (Reuters) – Spain’s benchmark bond yields fell to 10-month lows on Thursday after Madrid kicked off its challenging 2013 funding programme with a strongly bid auction … Continue reading

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Stratfor: Options and Conditions for a Spanish Bailout

Stratfor Europe analyst Adriano Bosoni discusses the financial assistance options that the European Union could provide Spain and the conditions they would include. For more analysis, visit: http://www.Stratfor.com (click here if video is not observable)

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Catalonia’s Election

BARCELONA, Spain — Voters in Catalonia delivered victory to separatist parties in a regional election on Sunday, raising the likelihood that Spain’s most powerful economic region will hold an independence referendum that Madrid has vowed to block. But even as … Continue reading

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Catalonia’s High Stakes Election

http://www.euronews.com/ It is the final day of campaigning in the regional assembly elections in Catalonia, a campaign that has become increasingly acrimonious and personal. The stakes could not be higher for Madrid, as Spanish unity is on the line because … Continue reading

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Stratfor: Spain’s Geographic Challenge

Stratfor explains how Spain’s geography has played a role in the balance between its central government and autonomous regions. For more analysis, visit: http://www.Stratfor.com (click here if video is not observable) 

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Spain’s Rajoy enjoys mixed victory in regional vote – AJ

ILBAO, Spain — Voters in Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy’s northwestern home region of Galicia have given their support to his handling of the economy, but those in the turbulent Basque region handed a major victory to nationalist and separatist … Continue reading

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Spain’s Rajoy Delays Bailout Request

Conditionality is political poison in Spain on the receiving end and in Nor Euro without it.  Therein lies Europe’s conundrum. (click here if video is not observable)

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