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Nigel Davies

Catalonia not seen major hiccup to Spain austerity drive

Nov 26 2012

MADRID The secessionist drive in Catalonia is a political headache for Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy but it is unlikely to derail his austerity measures as the central government's cash lifeline for the region will force it to comply.

Catalonia not seen major hiccup to Spain austerity drive

Nov 26 2012

MADRID The secessionist drive in Catalonia is a political headache for Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy but it is unlikely to derail his austerity measures as the central government's cash lifeline for the region will force it to comply.

Immigrants and youth drive Catalan independence movement

Nov 24 2012

BARCELONA, Spain Independence for Catalonia may seem like romantic folly to outsiders. The Spanish region must reach back to the Middle Ages to find historic grounds for a separate territory.

Immigrants and youth drive Catalan independence movement

Nov 24 2012

BARCELONA, Spain Independence for Catalonia may seem like romantic folly to outsiders. The Spanish region must reach back to the Middle Ages to find historic grounds for a separate territory.

Spain promises to spare needy from eviction after suicides

Nov 12 2012

MADRID Spanish Economy Minister Luis de Guindos promised on Monday that no needy family will go homeless over mortgage arrears, responding to public fury at a homeowner's suicide as she was being evicted.

Spain promises to spare needy from eviction after suicides

Nov 12 2012

MADRID Spanish Economy Minister Luis de Guindos promised on Monday that no needy family will go homeless over mortgage arrears, responding to public fury at a homeowner's suicide as she was being evicted. | Video

Spanish parties tackle eviction reform after suicides

Nov 12 2012

MADRID Spain's main political parties will tackle eviction law reform on Monday after a homeowner's suicide provoked public fury and accusations that politicians and banks are complicit in de facto "murder". | Video

Spain buys time with bond auction, sells long-term debt

Nov 08 2012

MADRID Spain showed on Thursday that investors will buy even its long-term debt, with a successful bond auction that completed its 2012 issuance programme, giving the government breathing room to hold out before requesting international aid.

Spain buys time with bond auction, sells long-term debt

Nov 08 2012

MADRID Spain showed on Thursday that investors will buy even its long-term debt, with a successful bond auction that completed its 2012 issuance program, giving the government breathing room to hold out before requesting international aid.

Spain buys time with bond auction, sells long-term debt

Nov 08 2012

MADRID Spain showed on Thursday that investors will buy even its long-term debt, with a successful bond auction that completed its 2012 issuance programme, giving the government breathing room to hold out before requesting international aid.

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