Spain’s economy returns to growth as IMF predicts one of biggest GDP rebounds of 2022

Spain’s economy returns to growth as IMF predicts one of biggest GDP rebounds of 2022

Spain's economy rebounded into growth in the second quarter of 2021, data showed on Friday, two days after the International Monetary Fund forecasted that Spain’s GDP growth next year will be among the highest in the developed world.

‘We can hit 45 million’: Spain sticks by tourism target despite UK travel restrictions

‘We can hit 45 million’: Spain sticks by tourism target despite UK travel restrictions

RANKED: Where are workers’ salaries highest and lowest in Spain?
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RANKED: Where are workers’ salaries highest and lowest in Spain?

Spain’s flagship department store El Corte Inglés posts record losses

Spain’s flagship department store El Corte Inglés posts record losses

EXPLAINED: How Spain plans to raise its minimum wage by as much as €250

EXPLAINED: How Spain plans to raise its minimum wage by as much as €250

A homage to 10 classic Spanish bars and restaurants that have closed down due to the pandemic

A homage to 10 classic Spanish bars and restaurants that have closed down due to the pandemic

Spain trims GDP forecast for 2021 as Covid restrictions and record snownall hit economy

Spain trims GDP forecast for 2021 as Covid restrictions and record snownall hit economy

Spain’s GDP fell slightly less than expected in 2020

Spain’s GDP fell slightly less than expected in 2020

Not as good as forecast: Bank of Spain cuts 2021 economic outlook

Not as good as forecast: Bank of Spain cuts 2021 economic outlook

Why Spain’s luxury ham makers are feeling the pandemic’s pinch

Why Spain’s luxury ham makers are feeling the pandemic’s pinch

Unemployment in Spain hits four million for first time since 2016

Unemployment in Spain hits four million for first time since 2016

Spain’s PM eyes €11 billion aid package for struggling companies and self-employed

Spain’s PM eyes €11 billion aid package for struggling companies and self-employed

Spain’s AENA, world’s biggest airport operator, flies into the red

Spain’s AENA, world’s biggest airport operator, flies into the red

Pandemic lockdown sees Spanish factories post worst slump since 2009

Pandemic lockdown sees Spanish factories post worst slump since 2009

Spain’s economy shrinks by 11 percent in coronavirus crisis

Spain’s economy shrinks by 11 percent in coronavirus crisis

Where in Spain have the most jobs been lost in the coronavirus?

Where in Spain have the most jobs been lost in the coronavirus?

ERTE: Spain extends furlough scheme until May

ERTE: Spain extends furlough scheme until May

‘Too little, too late’: Spain’s plan to help struggling restaurants and bars slammed

‘Too little, too late’: Spain’s plan to help struggling restaurants and bars slammed

Spain to invest €600 million in artificial intelligence in plan to transform economy

Spain to invest €600 million in artificial intelligence in plan to transform economy

Spanish banks Sabadell and BBVA scrap merger plan

Spanish banks Sabadell and BBVA scrap merger plan

BBVA and Sabadell in merger talks to create Spain’s second-biggest domestic bank

BBVA and Sabadell in merger talks to create Spain’s second-biggest domestic bank

Why Spain is the only country in Europe where taxes are rising during the pandemic
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Why Spain is the only country in Europe where taxes are rising during the pandemic

Spain considers extending furlough scheme until year’s end

Spain considers extending furlough scheme until year’s end

40,000 and counting: How many of Spain’s bars and restaurants will be lost?

40,000 and counting: How many of Spain’s bars and restaurants will be lost?

Spain extends measures to protect tenants and homeowners

Spain extends measures to protect tenants and homeowners

Tourism in Spain to be hit hard as economy set for deep recession

Tourism in Spain to be hit hard as economy set for deep recession

Spain announces €3.75 billion boost for car industry

Spain announces €3.75 billion boost for car industry

Protests as Nissan announce Barcelona factory closure with loss of 3,000 jobs

Protests as Nissan announce Barcelona factory closure with loss of 3,000 jobs

Coronavirus: Spain announces €3-billion universal basic income scheme

Coronavirus: Spain announces €3-billion universal basic income scheme

Spain to reopen to foreign tourists from July

Spain to reopen to foreign tourists from July

Coronavirus: Protests and political tension grip lockdown Spain

Coronavirus: Protests and political tension grip lockdown Spain

Museums, hotels and bars to reopen in Madrid, Barcelona

Museums, hotels and bars to reopen in Madrid, Barcelona

Spanish economy shrinks by fastest rate on record

Spanish economy shrinks by fastest rate on record

Spain’s jobless rate jumps to 14.4 percent amid coronavirus crisis

Spain’s jobless rate jumps to 14.4 percent amid coronavirus crisis

How coronavirus is hurting Spain’s farmers and fishermen

How coronavirus is hurting Spain’s farmers and fishermen

Wanted: Foreigners and unemployed to work on Spain’s farms and boost agriculture during coronavirus crisis

Wanted: Foreigners and unemployed to work on Spain’s farms and boost agriculture during coronavirus crisis

€200 billion bailout: Spain’s pledge to buffer economy (and freeze mortgages) during coronavirus crisis

€200 billion bailout: Spain’s pledge to buffer economy (and freeze mortgages) during coronavirus crisis

Spain plans to hike taxes on rich and companies in draft 2021 budget

Spain plans to hike taxes on rich and companies in draft 2021 budget

Spain’s unemployment rate leaps to 16 percent amid coronavirus crisis

Spain’s unemployment rate leaps to 16 percent amid coronavirus crisis

Spain launches plan to woo workers who left during crisis

Spain launches plan to woo workers who left during crisis

Unemployment in Spain dropped 6.17 percent in 2018

Unemployment in Spain dropped 6.17 percent in 2018

Spain is about to raise the minimum wage by a whopping 22 percent

Spain is about to raise the minimum wage by a whopping 22 percent

Catalonia orders rent cuts to save bars and restaurants closed in pandemic

Catalonia orders rent cuts to save bars and restaurants closed in pandemic

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

‘Working poor’ abound in Spain despite economic recovery

‘Working poor’ abound in Spain despite economic recovery

ANALYSIS: How new virus restrictions are dealing a fresh blow to Spain’s economy

ANALYSIS: How new virus restrictions are dealing a fresh blow to Spain’s economy

No economic risk for Spain from Catalan dispute: IMF

No economic risk for Spain from Catalan dispute: IMF

Spain’s debt rating gets another upgrade

Spain’s debt rating gets another upgrade

S&P upgrades Spain’s rating to ‘A-‘ citing growth

S&P upgrades Spain’s rating to ‘A-‘ citing growth

Retirees protest across Spain over ‘shameful’ pensions

Retirees protest across Spain over ‘shameful’ pensions

Spain’s property market just recovered to pre-crisis levels

Spain’s property market just recovered to pre-crisis levels

Spain’s De Guindos in line for ECB job after Irish candidate withdraws

Spain’s De Guindos in line for ECB job after Irish candidate withdraws

MEPs raise concerns over de Guindos as ECB candidate

MEPs raise concerns over de Guindos as ECB candidate

Spain ups growth forecast as Catalan fears ease

Spain ups growth forecast as Catalan fears ease

Seven facts that show the dark reality of Spain’s economic recovery

Seven facts that show the dark reality of Spain’s economic recovery

Spain’s credit rating gets upgrade thanks to rosier economy

Spain’s credit rating gets upgrade thanks to rosier economy

Spanish foreign minister says Catalan crisis cost ‘€1 bn’

Spanish foreign minister says Catalan crisis cost ‘€1 bn’

Spain to leave EU’s deficit ‘sin bin’ next year: Rajoy

Spain to leave EU’s deficit ‘sin bin’ next year: Rajoy

Explainer: How the independence drive has stalled the Catalan economy

Explainer: How the independence drive has stalled the Catalan economy

Rajoy pledges economic boost if ‘normalcy’ returns to Catalonia

Rajoy pledges economic boost if ‘normalcy’ returns to Catalonia

Catalonia crisis could impact Spanish economic growth: European Commission

Catalonia crisis could impact Spanish economic growth: European Commission

Spanish economy grows despite Catalan crisis

Spanish economy grows despite Catalan crisis

Catalonia uncertainty could lead Spain to cut 2018 growth forecast

Catalonia uncertainty could lead Spain to cut 2018 growth forecast

Ratings agency warns of Catalan recession if crisis drags on

Ratings agency warns of Catalan recession if crisis drags on

August unemployment increase highest for years in Spain

August unemployment increase highest for years in Spain

What recovery?  Economic rebound bypasses Spain’s poorest neighbourhoods

What recovery? Economic rebound bypasses Spain’s poorest neighbourhoods

IMF raises 2017 growth forecast for Spain to 3.1 percent

IMF raises 2017 growth forecast for Spain to 3.1 percent

Spain is well on the road to recovery

Spain is well on the road to recovery

La Liga brings boost to Spanish economy

La Liga brings boost to Spanish economy

EU warns Spain over high deficits

EU warns Spain over high deficits

Spain notches up steady economic growth

Spain notches up steady economic growth

Spain’s unemployment rate rises for first time in a year

Spain’s unemployment rate rises for first time in a year

‘New era’ for Spanish investments in Brazil

‘New era’ for Spanish investments in Brazil

Spain bumps up its growth forecast as tourism and exports thrive

Spain bumps up its growth forecast as tourism and exports thrive

Spanish PM backs economy minister for Eurogroup head

Spanish PM backs economy minister for Eurogroup head

The road to recovery: Spanish growth outstrips most of Europe

The road to recovery: Spanish growth outstrips most of Europe

Ten months with no govt yet Spain’s economy still growing

Ten months with no govt yet Spain’s economy still growing

Spain unveils ‘Recovery and Resilience’ rescue plan to create 800,000 new jobs

Spain unveils ‘Recovery and Resilience’ rescue plan to create 800,000 new jobs

Just how bad will Spain’s recession be in wake of coronavirus crisis?

Just how bad will Spain’s recession be in wake of coronavirus crisis?

Pizza delivery falls victim to Spain’s political instability

Pizza delivery falls victim to Spain’s political instability

Spain has no govt but its economy is still growing

Spain has no govt but its economy is still growing

Spanish economy continues to grow despite lack of govt

Spanish economy continues to grow despite lack of govt

Spain wins reprieve on deficits from EU

Spain wins reprieve on deficits from EU

Santander bank plans to slash up to 1,200 jobs across Spain

Santander bank plans to slash up to 1,200 jobs across Spain

Number of Spaniards residing in UK leaps 77% with crisis

Number of Spaniards residing in UK leaps 77% with crisis

Spanish unemployment figures rise in February

Spanish unemployment figures rise in February

Record tourism brings boost to Spain’s economic recovery

Record tourism brings boost to Spain’s economic recovery

Rajoy’s Spain: From the edge of the abyss to the road to recovery?

Rajoy’s Spain: From the edge of the abyss to the road to recovery?

The Spain drain: Number moving abroad increases despite recovery

The Spain drain: Number moving abroad increases despite recovery

Spain eases spending constraints as ‘reward’ following years of austerity

Spain eases spending constraints as ‘reward’ following years of austerity

‘Deeper reforms needed in Spain to seal long-term economic recovery’

‘Deeper reforms needed in Spain to seal long-term economic recovery’

Spain’s much-vaunted economic recovery masks lingering jobs crisis

Spain’s much-vaunted economic recovery masks lingering jobs crisis

Spain retirees battle against ‘unfair’ back taxes on foreign pensions

Spain retirees battle against ‘unfair’ back taxes on foreign pensions

Spanish growth outstrips stalled eurozone partners

Spanish growth outstrips stalled eurozone partners

Varoufakis warns Spain could ‘become Greece’

Varoufakis warns Spain could ‘become Greece’

Recovering Spanish banks see profits rise

Recovering Spanish banks see profits rise

Fastest economic growth in Spain since crisis

Fastest economic growth in Spain since crisis

Black economy clouds Spain’s recovery

Black economy clouds Spain’s recovery

Top Cuban official pays visit to Spain

Top Cuban official pays visit to Spain

Spain expected to be a top job creator in 2016

Spain expected to be a top job creator in 2016

Spain’s unemployment drops for fifth month

Spain’s unemployment drops for fifth month

Bright outlook for Spain as growth forecast raised

Bright outlook for Spain as growth forecast raised

IMF optimistic on Spain’s economic recovery

IMF optimistic on Spain’s economic recovery

Workers get a raise after 3 years of frozen wages

Workers get a raise after 3 years of frozen wages

Spain world’s second best for work-life balance

Spain world’s second best for work-life balance

May marked record drop in Spain’s unemployed

May marked record drop in Spain’s unemployed

Road to recovery? Poor get poorer in Spain

Road to recovery? Poor get poorer in Spain

Gap widens between Spain’s rich and poor

Gap widens between Spain’s rich and poor

Biggest fall in April jobless for two decades

Biggest fall in April jobless for two decades

Only 5 percent of Spain’s bank aid recovered

Only 5 percent of Spain’s bank aid recovered

Job creation? The truth behind Spain’s figures

Job creation? The truth behind Spain’s figures

Spain’s economy growth jumps in first quarter

Spain’s economy growth jumps in first quarter

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 sees increase in first quarter jobless

Spain sees increase in first quarter jobless

Andalusia is worst region in EU for unemployment

Andalusia is worst region in EU for unemployment

Spain still holds one of highest deficits in EU

Spain still holds one of highest deficits in EU

Unemployment falls in ‘best ever’ data

Unemployment falls in ‘best ever’ data

Spain pressures Athens ahead of Berlin meet

Spain pressures Athens ahead of Berlin meet

Grim economic times for 80 percent of Spaniards

Grim economic times for 80 percent of Spaniards

Jobless drop in February biggest since 2001

Jobless drop in February biggest since 2001

Corruption bigger worry than terrorism in Spain

Corruption bigger worry than terrorism in Spain

It’s official: Spanish economy is growing

It’s official: Spanish economy is growing

‘Spain has achieved the impossible,’ insists Rajoy

‘Spain has achieved the impossible,’ insists Rajoy

‘Spain to create half a million jobs in 2015’: PM

‘Spain to create half a million jobs in 2015’: PM

Spain leads tough stance on Greece

Spain leads tough stance on Greece

Spanish consumer prices accelerate fall in January

Spanish consumer prices accelerate fall in January

Spain well on road to recovery, says EU

Spain well on road to recovery, says EU

FOCUS: IMF praises Spain’s ‘virtuous circle’

FOCUS: IMF praises Spain’s ‘virtuous circle’

Spain to create 1 million jobs in 2 years: PM

Spain to create 1 million jobs in 2 years: PM

Rajoy: Spanish economy will take off in 2015

Rajoy: Spanish economy will take off in 2015

PM steps back from ‘crisis is over’ comments

PM steps back from ‘crisis is over’ comments

Rajoy promises fresh economic reforms

Rajoy promises fresh economic reforms

New car sales surge in Spain

New car sales surge in Spain

Spain grows by 0.5 percent in third quarter

Spain grows by 0.5 percent in third quarter

Could 1 and 2 cent euro coins soon be scrapped?

Could 1 and 2 cent euro coins soon be scrapped?

Emigration threatening Spain’s economic growth

Emigration threatening Spain’s economic growth

Spanish industry hits its stride with growth spurt

Spanish industry hits its stride with growth spurt

Summer love: PM sings praises of economy

Summer love: PM sings praises of economy

Spain’s debt soars with coronavirus pandemic to highest level in 20 years

Spain’s debt soars with coronavirus pandemic to highest level in 20 years

Bullish Spain bumps up growth forecasts

Bullish Spain bumps up growth forecasts

Slow but steady: Spain’s economy keeps growing

Slow but steady: Spain’s economy keeps growing

ERTE: Spain extends furlough scheme until end of January

ERTE: Spain extends furlough scheme until end of January

Spaniards working longer and earning less

Spaniards working longer and earning less

Spain grows 0.4 percent from January to March

Spain grows 0.4 percent from January to March

Spain confirms fastest growth in six years

Spain confirms fastest growth in six years

Fitch upgrades Spain credit rating

Fitch upgrades Spain credit rating

Spain records highest growth figure in six years

Spain records highest growth figure in six years

Moody’s backs Spain’s ‘improving’ economy

Moody’s backs Spain’s ‘improving’ economy

Less tax and more jobs: PM promises Spain

Less tax and more jobs: PM promises Spain

Half of Spain’s job ads pay less than €1K/month

Half of Spain’s job ads pay less than €1K/month

Foreign investors return to revitalized Spain

Foreign investors return to revitalized Spain

Ratings agency upgrades Spain outlook

Ratings agency upgrades Spain outlook

Spaniards wary on economic growth: Poll

Spaniards wary on economic growth: Poll

€10 billion typo sends Spanish debt soaring

€10 billion typo sends Spanish debt soaring

Spain eyes backward step into UK timezone

Spain eyes backward step into UK timezone

‘Sick man’ Spain woos back wary investors

‘Sick man’ Spain woos back wary investors

Madrid hails export-led recession ease-up

Madrid hails export-led recession ease-up

Spain slashes spending in public sector overhaul

Spain slashes spending in public sector overhaul

IMF urges reforms as Spanish exports soar

IMF urges reforms as Spanish exports soar

Spaniards choose job security over high wages

Spaniards choose job security over high wages

Spain posts first trade surplus since 1971

Spain posts first trade surplus since 1971

Spain’s economy shrinks in first quarter

Spain’s economy shrinks in first quarter

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

‘Stopgap’ or life saver?: Italy’s scheme to help the self-employed survive the coronavirus crisis

‘Stopgap’ or life saver?: Italy’s scheme to help the self-employed survive the coronavirus crisis