Category Archives: Spain

POTD: España Fuerte!

We are with you our brothers and sisters of  España. (POTD = Picture of the Day)                                                       Source:  Telegraph Advertisements

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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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