Thursday, September 16, 2021
Home Business Spain's budget deficit narrowed in April for first time since pandemic hit...

Spain’s budget deficit narrowed in April for first time since pandemic hit By Reuters


© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Spain’s Treasury Minister Maria Jesus Montero attends a session at Parliament in Madrid, Spain, February 12, 2019. REUTERS/Juan Medina

MADRID (Reuters) – The Spanish government’s budget deficit narrowed in April for the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic hit the country, Budget Minister Maria Jesus Montero said on Tuesday.

Her ministry is due to release the official budget deficit data for April in the coming weeks.

Spain’s public deficit, including the central government, social security system and regions, but not including town halls, widened to 1.29% of gross domestic product in the first three months of the year from 0.94% in the first quarter of 2020.

Disclaimer: Fusion Media would like to remind you that the data contained in this website is not necessarily real-time nor accurate. All CFDs (stocks, indexes, futures) and Forex prices are not provided by exchanges but rather by market makers, and so prices may not be accurate and may differ from the actual market price, meaning prices are indicative and not appropriate for trading purposes. Therefore Fusion Media doesn`t bear any responsibility for any trading losses you might incur as a result of using this data.

Fusion Media or anyone involved with Fusion Media will not accept any liability for loss or damage as a result of reliance on the information including data, quotes, charts and buy/sell signals contained within this website. Please be fully informed regarding the risks and costs associated with trading the financial markets, it is one of the riskiest investment forms possible.





Source link

RELATED ARTICLES

‘Broken Hearts’ Again in Gold as U.S. Retail Sales Trigger Metal’s New Crash By Investing.com

© Reuters. By Barani Krishnan Investing.com - It can’t prosper much on soft inflation; neither can it survive an economy rebounding on strong retail...

Defense expert on aggressive China, U.S.-U.K.-Australia security pact

An increasingly aggressive and assertive China contributed to the formation of a new trilateral security partnership among the U.S., the U.K. and Australia,...

Two-week deadline: Supreme Court slams govt for ‘cherry-picking’ names for tribunal appointments

“We are a democratic country. You have to follow the rule of law,” the CJI said said, while warning the government of initiating...

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

- Advertisment -

Most Popular

‘Broken Hearts’ Again in Gold as U.S. Retail Sales Trigger Metal’s New Crash By Investing.com

© Reuters. By Barani Krishnan Investing.com - It can’t prosper much on soft inflation; neither can it survive an economy rebounding on strong retail...

Defense expert on aggressive China, U.S.-U.K.-Australia security pact

An increasingly aggressive and assertive China contributed to the formation of a new trilateral security partnership among the U.S., the U.K. and Australia,...

Two-week deadline: Supreme Court slams govt for ‘cherry-picking’ names for tribunal appointments

“We are a democratic country. You have to follow the rule of law,” the CJI said said, while warning the government of initiating...

Canadian Pacific clinches $27-billion Kansas City Southern deal as rival bows out By Reuters

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A Canadian National Railway train travels westward on a track in Montreal, February 15, 2015. REUTERS/Christinne Muschi/File Photo By Greg...

Recent Comments