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Unemployment falls in Spain during July to 3.77 million

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1.18 million workers remain in ERTE temporary redundancy situations. Unemployment in Spain fell by 89,849 in July (-2.33%), the first decline since the start of the pandemic, to a total of 3.77 million unemployed. The beginning of summer has given a welcome boost to economic activity in Spain after the economic paralysis of lockdown, although […]

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Spanish house price data published in Q2 2020.

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The SPI House Price Index Tracker plots the progress of the six most-watched house price indices in Spain, and brings them together in one chart. Some of these indices are updated monthly, and some quarterly with a delay of several months, making them somewhat tricky to compare purely on the basis of publication dates. Then, […]

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State of alarm – what does this mean?

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Spain is activating the first of its three state of emergency levels, which allows the government to restrict movement among other measures. The Spanish government is due to declare an “estado de alarma” across the country this Saturday after a special Cabinet meeting. The mechanism unlocks a range of drastic measures the government could use […]

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Prime market activity

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Strong property market activity and growth is being experienced in five of Spain’s key cities, giving potential buyers a renewed sense of confidence, according to new analysis. The highest residential prime property prices are in Madrid where values increased 9.7 per cent during the year to March 2019, and are 50.1 per cent higher than […]

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Spain’s ski season kicks off in style

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If the weather conditions hold, this ski season promises to be a long one. Autumn snowfalls have meant that resorts are opening early, with Masella in Girona in the northeastern region of Catalonia getting a head start as usual; this year its lifts powered into action on November 13. But despite all the signs of […]

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