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  1. News - World - ANALYSIS

    Catalonia grows in distance from Spain

    Posted Nov 27th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... spain Catalonia's leader Artur Mas says the powerful region's economy can stand tall in Europe without Spain. But could Spain survive without Catalonia? The prospect of an independent Catalonia of 7.5 million people lying to the northeast of Spain seems distant, with Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy's government vowing to block any referendum. In a snap election on Sunday, ...

  2. Business - Economy - ANALYSIS

    Half-way to lost decade, Europe’s growth task as tough as ever

    Posted Jun 21st 2013, 11:39am by Reuters

    ... of vulnerable member states if necessary has averted the threat of a break-up of the single currency. Spain has wiped out a current account deficit that had reached 10.6 per cent of GDP by 2008. Greece ... rising fast up the political agenda. It stands at 62.5 per cent in Greece, 56.4 per cent in Spain and more than 40 per cent in Italy and Portugal. Economically, the scourge is a further drag ...

  3. News - World - ANALYSIS

    Educated with a dead-beat job the unseen legacy of Europe’s crisis

    Posted Jun 26th 2013, 03:04pm by Reuters

    ... as engineers and chemists. In Spain, if you work at a Starbucks, you are lucky Laura Higueras, 24, who studied chemistry at Universidad Autonoma in Madrid Borjars’ situation is a reflection ... of billions of euros. While European politicians are focused on the deepening scourge of youth unemployment, which in countries such as Greece and Spain has topped 50 per cent, they are also starkly ...

  4. Business - China Business - ANALYSIS

    Mouton dressed as a scam: fakes plague wine market

    Posted Jun 10th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... know wines, you can tell, but not a lot of Chinese do." Last year's 10 per cent surge in wine imports over 2011 was led by Spain, which accounted for 36 per cent of cheaper bulk wine ...

  5. Business - Economy - ANALYSIS

    Barred by Wal-Mart, Bangladeshi clothes suppliers feel left on the shelf

    Posted Jun 07th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... to influence the business decisions of any other companies. But several retailers and brands, including Spain's Inditex, owner of the apparel chain Zara, said they had followed up with their own ...



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