A record summer for tourism helped push unemployment in Spain down to 18.9%, the lowest in nearly seven years in the three months to September.
Mariano Rajoy is heading towards a second term as Spain’s Prime Minister, after Socialists agreed not to block his latest bid to form a government.
Spain’s economy will expand by more than 3 percent this year according to the acting economy minister Luis de Guindos.
Spain's government has reportedly admitted it will never get back much of the more than 50 billion euros used to bail out the countries' banks according to a report the newspaper El Pais.
Spanish unemployment rose for the first time in five months in August as a bumper tourism season ends.
The number of people registered as out of work in Spain fell by 2.23 percent in July from a month earlier, fuelled by a bumper tourist season.
Spain's economy is expected to grow this year by 2.9 percent according to acting Economy Minister Luis de Guindos.
Tourism jobs boosted the number of people in work in Spain in June. The total of registered unemployed fell to its lowest level since September 2009.
The referendum in the UK on whether to leave or remain in the European Union has dominated the news headlines over recent weeks.
Seasonal factors meant the number of people registered as unemployed in Spain fell in April by 83,599, but remains above four million where it has been for since 2010.
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