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More than 22% of Spaniards lived in poverty in 2013: Data

More than 22 percent of people in Spain were living in poverty in 2013, the year the country`s recession officially ended, new official data showed Tuesday.

Spanish economy grows by 1.4% in 2014

Growth accelerated in the fourth quarter to 0.7 percent from 0.5 percent in the third quarter, according to provisional figures from the National Statistics Office.

Spanish economy shows signs of getting back on track

The number of people registered as unemployed in 2014 dipped by 253,627 to 4.45 million, the labour ministry said this week.

Bleak 2015 for Spaniards still engulfed by economic crisis

Behind the iron door of a ground floor flat in Madrid`s working-class suburb of Vallecas around 30 people have gathered as Veronica Hidalgo announces she will be evicted from her home in 2015.

Spanish economy expands by 0.5% in Q3: official data

Spain`s economy grew by 0.5 percent in the third quarter from output in the previous three months, initial data showed on Thursday in a further sign of recovery from recession.

Spain claws back 28 bn euros in fraud crackdown

Spain has clawed back 28 billion euros ($37 billion) since launching a crackdown on tax fraud two years ago in a bid to fix public finances, the government said on Tuesday.

Spanish economy expands by 0.6% in Q2

The Spanish economy, the eurozone`s fourth-largest, grew by 1.2 percent over 12 months, following four consecutive quarters of expansion.

Moody's raises Spain rating outlook to stable

Moody's has raised its rating outlook for Spain to "stable" from "negative", citing signs of real improvement in the economy and government finances.

Spain confirms exit from recession

Spain Thursday said it has technically escaped a two-year recession by posting feeble growth in the third quarter, but with an unemployment rate still towering at 26 percent.

Spain exits recession, raising timid hopes for Europe

Spain inched out of its two-year recession with timid growth in the third quarter, the country`s central bank said on Wednesday, fuelling fragile hopes of a broader eurozone recovery.

Spanish debt to near 100% of GDP in 2014

Spain's public debt will reach 99.8 percent of the gross domestic product at the end of 2014, totaling some 1.05 trillion euros (about USD 1.41 trillion), the government has announced.

Economy contracted in second quarter: Bank of Spain

The economy contracted 1.8 percent on a year-on-year basis, the Bank of Spain Economic Bulletin said.

Spain will emerge stronger from economic crisis: Rajoy

Spain will emerge stronger from the economic crisis and will return to prosperity, Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said ahead of the Iberian Summit.

Spanish economy will recover in 2014: Mariano Rajoy

Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy called Wednesday for staying the course on the reforms implemented by his government and said that adjusting the deficit target had avoided "the strangulation" of society.

Spain's economy contracts

The Spanish economy contracted 0.50 percent in the first quarter, the Bank of Spain said.

`Spain's recession could continue into 2014'

The economic recession that has affected Spain since 2011 could continue into next year despite forecasts that the Spanish economy could grow 0.80 percent over the next year, the European Commission said Wednesday.

Spain's GDP to contract

Spain would suffer a GDP reduction of between 0.5 and 0.6 percent in the first quarter of 2013, said Spanish Economy Minister Luis de Guindos.

Bankruptcies rise in Spain

Families and firms in Spain declaring bankruptcy rose by 27.1 percent in 2012 in comparison with 2011, according to data published by the Spanish National Institute of Statistics (INE).

Spain will revise 2013 economic forecast: Rajoy

Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said Wednesday that his government will almost certainly revise its economic outlook for 2013.

Spanish annual inflation at 2.8%

Spanish annual inflation stood at 2.8 percent in February, 0.1 point higher than the previous month, the Spanish National Institute of Statistics (INE) said here.