While Spain’s economy grows, the dividend goes only to the 60-to-69 age group.
The Spanish GDP surged by 3,2% in 2015 and 2016, making the former ailing economy one of the fastest-growing in the Eurozone. The signs are positive for 2017, with growth surging to 0,8% in the first quarter of 2017.
Unemployment too is dropping, reduced to 18% in the first quarter of 2017, that is, from an all-time high of 27% in 2013.
And wages are surging, if modestly. The average Spanish wage started rising in ...


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