Spain's economic recovery - glass half full or half empty? https://storify.com/Edwardhugh/spain-s-economic-recovery …
Spain's tourism sector continues to grow, but not as rapidly as previously.
Euro devaluation helping Spanish exports which hit record in March (+12.5% y-o-y).
Spain's annual deflation rate weakened further in May, falling to -0.3%.
Spain's current account balance continues to improve. March 946 million euros vs -594 million euros March 2014.
PSOE to spend two months choosing a candidate for Prime Minister for the general election. H/T @elespanolcom
Huff Post Spain reports one of its reporters has been assaulted at the anti-Podemos demonstration in central Madrid.
About 200 people at the anti-Podemos rally in central Madrid: "Communists out!".
Home Office tweets that 19,000 attempts were made to enter Spanish North Africa cities of Ceuta and Melilla in 2014.
Immigrant boat with 28 on board missing somewhere between Morocco and Spain.
Most insane Eurozone chart at the moment (modest setback due to higher CPI).
WTF - Unemployed in Europe are now resorting to taking unpaid fake jobs that exist in a "parallel universe" http://mobile.nytimes.com/2015/05/31/business/international/in-europe-fake-jobs-can-have-real-benefits.html?referrer= …
Cameron and Merkel clash over Fifa president Blatter http://sunpl.us/6014hrSj
Growth oriented austerity is complete nonsense. Mein Treffen mit Larry. http://www.welt.de/finanzen/article141660017/US-Top-Oekonom-warnt-Deutschland-vor-Realitaetsverlust.html … via @welt
Pound’s Election Honeymoon Over as Focus Shifts to EU Referendum http://bloom.bg/1cp05Y4
German bonds seen resilient as #Greece talks produce false dawns. 10yr Bund yields drops <0.5% http://bloom.bg/1eFnjuC
Frederik Ducrozet retweeted
52% of #Greece Apr depo outflows were in banknotes, their circulation incr by €13.3 bln since Dec corresp to 42.3% of withdrawals. #banking
Keep Talking Greece retweeted
Greek bank deposits hit decade low as bailout talks continue http://bit.ly/1Bw6IhM via @euobs #EUpol
Checking lists of tax dodgers a slow process http://dlvr.it/B23CGy
Greece and creditors seek breakthrough as clock runs down http://ekathimerini.com/4dcgi/_w_articles_wsite1_1_29/05/2015_550534 …
As it stands, the
#euro zone is a mechanism for divergence among its members, not convergence http://www.cer.org.uk/publications/archive/bulletin-article/2015/how-will-eurozone-cope-next-downturn …
The Greek Analyst retweeted
Greek Interior Minister Voutsis: "We believe that we can and we must have a solution and a deal within the week". (@Reuters) #Greece
Graeme Wearden retweeted
Jack Lew on Greece at #g7finance: too much time spent unproductively since January, serious talks from both sides needed, sooner the better
Pakistani immigrants row their dinghy, which was drifting out of control, in rough seas between Greece and Turkey,
Spot the difference: Daily Mail alters @HanRobs' article on refugees/holidaymakers in Kos, #Greece. No reason given.