Results for Spain
- Spain's Unemployment Falls, and Rajoy's Prospects Rise
Spain’s unemployment rate fell to its lowest level in four years, according to official figures released on Thursday, lifting Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy’s chances of winning a December general election in which joblessness is one of the critical issues ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 10/22/2015 - 19:35 - 0 comments
- Italy Report: Major amendments to insolvency and restructuring law
Italy has a modern and competitive legal system to face not only insolvency, but especially, the financial crisis. In order to further improve the present regulations, on 28 January 2015, the Italian Ministry of Justice established a Commission which ...
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- Madrid Aims To End Austerity With ‘Budget Of Recovery’
Madrid has sought to draw a line under austerity, setting out a budget proposal that includes tax cuts, higher salaries for public workers and more spending on education, defence and diplomacy. In a sign of the country’s return to economic strength, mini ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 08/25/2015 - 20:33 - 0 comments
- Spain Outperforms Rest Of Eurozone's Big Four Amid Greek Debt Crisis
leading the way, was consistent with growth continuing at about 0.4% per quarter. However, the fragility ... Eurostat, showing a 0.6% drop in retail sales growth in June. The drop in spending was sharper than the ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 08/05/2015 - 20:41 - 0 comments
- Bankia Eyes Fresh Capital In 2016
Bankia will look to fortify its balance sheet in 2016 through the issuance of subordinated debt instruments including Additional Tier 1, signalling another step forward for the bailed-out Spanish lender, Reuters reported. "There is no urgency and I ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 07/30/2015 - 21:25 - 0 comments
- Franco-Spanish Rail Operator TP Ferro Files For Creditor Protection
TP Ferro, the company that runs a high-speed rail link between Spain and France, filed for protection from creditors after failing to reach a debt restructuring agreement, its French co-owner said, Reuters reported. Construction firm Eiffage, which owns ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 07/19/2015 - 08:48 - 0 comments
- Costly Spanish ‘Ghost Airport’ Receives Only One Bid at Auction
One of Spain’s “ghost airports”—expensive projects that were virtually unused—received just one bid in a bankruptcy auction after costing about €1.1 billion ($1.2 billion) to build, The Wall Street Journal reported. The buyer’s offer: €10,000. Ciudad ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 07/19/2015 - 08:50 - 0 comments
- Country Reports Winter 2014/15. Updates from Latvia, Spain, France and Romania
After two years of fierce debate a major package of amendments is going to enter into force on 1 March 2015 in Latvia. The most controversial are those relating to personal bankruptcy. Firstly, after the sale of the debtor’s dwelling that served as c ...
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- Banco Popular To Sell €451 Million Worth Of Spanish Property
Banco Popular is preparing to sell €451 million euros of real estate assets in Spain as international investors return to the country’s property market, the Irish Times reported. The bank’s portfolio includes 1,753 homes in Madrid, Barcelona, Toledo ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 05/25/2015 - 21:44 - 0 comments
- Spain and Portugal Can Cope With Grexit
If anyone was going to blink over Greece, one might think it would be Spain or Portugal—the two countries widely considered most at risk if Greece leaves the eurozone. Indeed, both saw a slight rise in their borrowing costs last week at a particularly bl ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 05/03/2015 - 21:14 - 0 comments