Spain launches plan to woo workers who left during crisis

Spain launches plan to woo workers who left during crisis

Spain's Socialist cabinet on Friday approved a plan to persuade some of the roughly one million workers who left the country during its 2008-2013 economic slump to return home.

Brain drain: Spain wants to woo back skilled workers who left due to crisis

Brain drain: Spain wants to woo back skilled workers who left due to crisis

Elderly deaf and dumb couple face eviction over son’s debt

Elderly deaf and dumb couple face eviction over son’s debt

Fastest economic growth in Spain since crisis

Fastest economic growth in Spain since crisis

Urban allotments thrive in crisis-hit Spain

Urban allotments thrive in crisis-hit Spain

Greece faces D-Day as bailout talks resume

Greece faces D-Day as bailout talks resume

Spain is ‘open to’ Greece bailout negotiations

Spain is ‘open to’ Greece bailout negotiations

Optimistic PM raises Spain’s growth forecast

Optimistic PM raises Spain’s growth forecast

Workers get a raise after 3 years of frozen wages

Workers get a raise after 3 years of frozen wages

Only 5 percent of Spain’s bank aid recovered

Only 5 percent of Spain’s bank aid recovered

Spain’s shoe sector shines in black economy

Spain’s shoe sector shines in black economy

Santander profits jump with economic recovery

Santander profits jump with economic recovery

PM: Recovery threatened by political instability

PM: Recovery threatened by political instability

Spain’s ‘Indignants’ combat eviction trauma

Spain’s ‘Indignants’ combat eviction trauma

Nearly 100 families lose homes each day in Spain

Nearly 100 families lose homes each day in Spain

Eight cool things the crisis did for Spain

Eight cool things the crisis did for Spain

Bleak 2015 outlook for crisis-hit Spaniards

Bleak 2015 outlook for crisis-hit Spaniards

UK-style ‘pound shops’ launch in crisis-hit Spain

UK-style ‘pound shops’ launch in crisis-hit Spain

Spain grows by 0.5 percent in third quarter

Spain grows by 0.5 percent in third quarter

Public debt to top 100 percent of GDP in 2015

Public debt to top 100 percent of GDP in 2015

Hard-hit Spaniards more generous than ever

Hard-hit Spaniards more generous than ever

Spanish industry hits its stride with growth spurt

Spanish industry hits its stride with growth spurt

Poverty trap: Crisis takes toll on Spain’s kids

Poverty trap: Crisis takes toll on Spain’s kids

500,000 Spaniards have given up job hunt

500,000 Spaniards have given up job hunt

Spain’s employment rate third worst in EU

Spain’s employment rate third worst in EU

Brussels cautious on Spain’s ‘mild recovery’

Brussels cautious on Spain’s ‘mild recovery’

Spain’s households get 25 percent richer in 2013

Spain’s households get 25 percent richer in 2013

36.3%: Andalusia has EU’s highest jobless rate

36.3%: Andalusia has EU’s highest jobless rate

Young Spaniards scrape by in ruthless London

Young Spaniards scrape by in ruthless London

Spain’s jobless numbers dip in March

Spain’s jobless numbers dip in March

Economy to grow for 3rd straight quarter: Minister

Economy to grow for 3rd straight quarter: Minister

Jobs ministry trumpets ‘strong’ monthly figures

Jobs ministry trumpets ‘strong’ monthly figures

Spain still has work to do on jobs: Barack Obama

Spain still has work to do on jobs: Barack Obama

Spain grows 0.3 percent in fourth quarter of 2013

Spain grows 0.3 percent in fourth quarter of 2013

Jobless figures drop 107,570 in December

Jobless figures drop 107,570 in December

‘No Job Land’ film shows Spain’s crisis misery

‘No Job Land’ film shows Spain’s crisis misery

Spain declares two-year recession officially over

Spain declares two-year recession officially over

Spanish PM calls time on austerity policies

Spanish PM calls time on austerity policies

Judge acquits Prestige crew over Spain oil spill

Judge acquits Prestige crew over Spain oil spill

Ten reasons you might not see Spain’s crisis

Ten reasons you might not see Spain’s crisis

Spain’s wealth divide widest in Europe: Charity

Spain’s wealth divide widest in Europe: Charity

Spanish wages set for fall: Business leaders

Spanish wages set for fall: Business leaders

‘Austere’ Spain racks up record debt levels

‘Austere’ Spain racks up record debt levels

Protest songs rock Spain’s crisis-hit youth

Protest songs rock Spain’s crisis-hit youth

‘There is no quick fix for Spain’s problems’

‘There is no quick fix for Spain’s problems’

Spain’s ‘black’ economy worth 20 percent of GDP

Spain’s ‘black’ economy worth 20 percent of GDP

Jobless dig for work in Spain’s farmland

Jobless dig for work in Spain’s farmland

Spain sees record drop in jobless numbers in June

Spain sees record drop in jobless numbers in June

Spanish MPs unite for EU economic showdown

Spanish MPs unite for EU economic showdown

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Borrowing costs rise on back of China growth fear

Judge frees bank boss after court rejects probe

Judge frees bank boss after court rejects probe

IMF predicts ‘possible’ Spanish recovery

IMF predicts ‘possible’ Spanish recovery

Spain’s millionaire club grows despite crisis

Spain’s millionaire club grows despite crisis

Economy minister touts ‘closer to zero’ growth

Economy minister touts ‘closer to zero’ growth

Budget minister flags end to five-year crisis

Budget minister flags end to five-year crisis

‘We demand a change to austerity policies’

‘We demand a change to austerity policies’

Spanish debt soars despite contested cuts

Spanish debt soars despite contested cuts

EU heavyweights tackle youth jobless crisis

EU heavyweights tackle youth jobless crisis

Key credit agency talks down Spanish recovery

Key credit agency talks down Spanish recovery

Spain’s foreign minister slams Greek TV closures

Spain’s foreign minister slams Greek TV closures

Spanish consumers cut spending as crisis bites

Spanish consumers cut spending as crisis bites

Catalonia eyes aid for ‘poorly nourished’ kids

Catalonia eyes aid for ‘poorly nourished’ kids

Bank boss faces jail time in Florida takeover row

Bank boss faces jail time in Florida takeover row

Brand Spain seeks boost with Brussels fiesta

Brand Spain seeks boost with Brussels fiesta

Spaniards stop saving as daily struggle grows

Spaniards stop saving as daily struggle grows

‘If you are working in the EU, you are at home’

‘If you are working in the EU, you are at home’

Spain’s socialists open door to policy talks

Spain’s socialists open door to policy talks

‘The unemployed are not just numbers’

‘The unemployed are not just numbers’

Spain wins extra time from EU in deficit war

Spain wins extra time from EU in deficit war

Europe launches attack on youth unemployment

Europe launches attack on youth unemployment

Spain fears brain drain as graduates eye exit

Spain fears brain drain as graduates eye exit

Catalan clubbers swap food for fiestas

Catalan clubbers swap food for fiestas

Fifty crisis-hit families to get free holidays

Fifty crisis-hit families to get free holidays

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Spanish banks seized 40,000 homes in 2012

Spain’s students cut class in budget protest

Spain’s students cut class in budget protest

‘That’s like Paris Hilton founding convents’

‘That’s like Paris Hilton founding convents’

‘Nobody wants to be like Spain now’

‘Nobody wants to be like Spain now’

‘We can’t have Europe’s youth not working’

‘We can’t have Europe’s youth not working’

EU snubs socialist anti-crisis plans for Spain

EU snubs socialist anti-crisis plans for Spain

Spanish leaders hail ‘lower’ jobless rate

Spanish leaders hail ‘lower’ jobless rate

Spanish PM defends ‘smoother’ deficit plans

Spanish PM defends ‘smoother’ deficit plans

Spain reins in ‘unruly’ regional banks

Spain reins in ‘unruly’ regional banks

Brussels casts doubt on Spain’s deficit plans

Brussels casts doubt on Spain’s deficit plans

Spain’s top brass close ranks in austerity row

Spain’s top brass close ranks in austerity row

Top offical attacks ‘austerity backdown’

Top offical attacks ‘austerity backdown’

May Day: ‘Austerity is ruining and killing us’

May Day: ‘Austerity is ruining and killing us’

Spanish PM pleads for patience on reforms

Spanish PM pleads for patience on reforms

Jobless anger boils over in Madrid protest

Jobless anger boils over in Madrid protest

Spain’s jobless rate hits record six million

Spain’s jobless rate hits record six million

Spanish PM hints at ‘smaller cuts’ in 2013

Spanish PM hints at ‘smaller cuts’ in 2013

Restaurant draws diners with free taxi offer

Restaurant draws diners with free taxi offer

How the crisis is helping Spain

How the crisis is helping Spain

Homeless crisis hits Spain’s educated elite

Homeless crisis hits Spain’s educated elite

Alpine airport lands just four visitors in March

Alpine airport lands just four visitors in March

IMF warns Spain against ‘too much austerity’

IMF warns Spain against ‘too much austerity’

Spanish PM talks crisis with Pope Francis

Spanish PM talks crisis with Pope Francis

EU hands Spain stark warning on debt

EU hands Spain stark warning on debt

‘First quarter of 2013 will be less bad’: Minister

‘First quarter of 2013 will be less bad’: Minister

Spaniards ‘worry most about jobless rate’

Spaniards ‘worry most about jobless rate’

Young Spaniards give up on job hunting

Young Spaniards give up on job hunting

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Spanish treasury gets bond auction boost

Spanish PM targets 2014 as turnaround year

Spanish PM targets 2014 as turnaround year

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Spain eyes EU leeway on deficit targets

Newspaper pulls ‘Merkel like Hitler’ column

Newspaper pulls ‘Merkel like Hitler’ column

Gap widens between Spain’s rich and poor

Gap widens between Spain’s rich and poor

PM to ‘correct’ economic outlook as debts spiral

PM to ‘correct’ economic outlook as debts spiral

Ratings agency warns of Spanish time bomb

Ratings agency warns of Spanish time bomb

Spain’s public debt hits record high

Spain’s public debt hits record high

Spanish homeowners hail EU eviction vote

Spanish homeowners hail EU eviction vote

Students take to streets over funding cuts

Students take to streets over funding cuts

Tempers flare as Madrid job show flops

Tempers flare as Madrid job show flops

‘A megacasino could let the mafia into Spain’

‘A megacasino could let the mafia into Spain’

‘Bad bank’ makes good start on debt sell-off

‘Bad bank’ makes good start on debt sell-off

Spain slaughters horses as crisis bites

Spain slaughters horses as crisis bites

Investors back Spain with bond spree

Investors back Spain with bond spree

Spanish air force spends big on VIP catering

Spanish air force spends big on VIP catering

Workers stage demos in 60 Spanish cities

Workers stage demos in 60 Spanish cities

Museums paint grim picture as crisis bites

Museums paint grim picture as crisis bites

Spanish bond sale reaps rich rewards

Spanish bond sale reaps rich rewards

Spain banks don’t need more rescue cash: EU

Spain banks don’t need more rescue cash: EU

Budget minister snubs possible new cutbacks

Budget minister snubs possible new cutbacks

Spanish PM Rajoy touts low deficit figure

Spanish PM Rajoy touts low deficit figure

Ada Colau: Fighting on the home front

Ada Colau: Fighting on the home front

Spanish cities set for anti-austerity protests

Spanish cities set for anti-austerity protests

Spanish doctors: ‘Your health is being sold’

Spanish doctors: ‘Your health is being sold’

Spain’s town hall staffers fear salary cuts

Spain’s town hall staffers fear salary cuts

Tyre fires spook famous Spanish ghost town

Tyre fires spook famous Spanish ghost town