Posts Tagged 'Spain'

Isidoro Álvarez, good person … and chairman of “El Corte Inglés”

16th September, 2013 – Article previously published in El Confidencial Digital

“El Corte Inglés” is an essential pillar that supports the Spanish economy and society. Spain is impossible to understand without “El Corte Inglés”.

The September 14, 2014 he died a good man, an extraordinary human quality. From Carme Chacon (PSOE) Alberto Ruiz Gallardón (PP), all have praised the human virtues of who was a good man: strength, discipline, hard work, dedication, loyalty and above all humanity, a word that ...

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2013-2023, decade of economic stagnation for Spain

—Google translation—

The latest economic forecasts of the International Monetary Fund and OECD are very consistent. Both indicate that Spain started in 2013 a decade of economic stagnation. The first five years, Spain will see how the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) continues to decrease and the unemployment rate continues to rise.

Only in 2013 we expect a million more unemployed. The unemployment rate, as a percentage of the active population (Labour Force Survey data or EPA) raise two points. The source of ...

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