Spain sees renewed investor confidence: Minister

Spain's economic meltdown started with the bursting of the real estate bubble in the wake of the financial crisis caused by the failure of US investment bank Lehman Brothers in 2008.

Spain earmarks $4.67 bn for job creation

The investment, which will be co-financed by the European Social Fund, is part of the 2013-16 Entrepreneurship and Youth Employment Strategy.

Spain’s jobless rate at 17-year low, crosses 5 mn mark

Spain's unemployment rate rose to the highest level since the end of 1996 in the third quarter of 2011 with little hope of job creation.