Tag archive for ‘spain’
By Michael Walsh On Monday, November 28th, 2011

Don’t Panic, Don’t Panic Just Yet

Channel 4 TV was not irresponsible when it set out a ‘what if’ scenario should the collapse of the euro in an EU member state trigger a chain reaction leading to the currency’s collapse. Certainly it is speculative More...

By Ana Nivtova On Monday, November 22nd, 2010

As Ireland Gets Rescued, All Eyes on Portugal and Spain, Who’s Next to Collapse?

As the Irish banks are due to be rescued with up to 100,000 million euros in bailout funds, economists, investors and financial experts are turning their eyes on Portugal and Spain, asking “Who’s next?” An More...

By Ana Nivtova On Tuesday, November 16th, 2010

Ireland Bailout Within 2 Weeks, Portugal in 1 Month says RBS

The public debt crisis sweeping the European Union could be moving into decisive moments. The British governement controlled RBS (Royal Bank of Scotland) is betting on a bailout for Ireland in less than 15 days More...

By Michael Walsh On Saturday, June 5th, 2010
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Turmoil in Europe Predicted

Major insurers that specialise in providing cover against the effects of political unrest throughout Europe have seen a spike in the number of enquiries they receive. The Greek capital has already suffered deaths More...

By Michael Sorense On Thursday, April 29th, 2010

Debt rating of Spain suffers downgrade

Spain follows Greece’s footsteps into a severe debt crisis as Standard and Poor’s rating agency cut Spain’s debt rating following a possible further deterioration of Spain’s budgetary position. Spain’s More...

By Michael Walsh On Saturday, March 27th, 2010

Harnessing the Mediterranean for Peace

The futurist devoted his life to promoting a scheme that would see the building of vast hydroelectric dams spanning the Mediterranean Sea. Global friction today would have been greatly reduced had one man’s vision More...

By Michael Sorense On Thursday, December 17th, 2009

Germany and Spain to return unused swine flu vaccines

Germany and Spain have announced an interest to reduce total swine flu vaccines deliveries as well as potentially even returning unused supplies back to manufacturers, given the low response from the general population More...

By Rajat Anand On Monday, November 9th, 2009

Unemployment in Spain up 2.6 percent

Unemployment in Spain grew for a third successive month as it went up by 2.6 percent in October. According to reports by the Spanish National Institute of Statistics, unemployment was on the rise as the number More...

By Rajat Anand On Friday, August 14th, 2009
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Germany, France return to growth in Q2; Europe on course for recovery

Germany and France, euro region’s two largest economies, returned to growth in the second quarter which may bail Europe out of its worst recession since the Second World War and help in global economic recovery. More...

By Adrian Santana On Wednesday, July 15th, 2009

Burberry says 1Q revenue down 4 per cent

Burberry Group Plc, the UK luxury goods company, announced that first quarter revenue dropped by 4 per cent in the three months to June 30, as a result of a fall in wholesale revenues. The luxury goods firm said More...