Archives for September 2012

September 30th, 2012

Each day, we record the popularity of every Spanish property advertised on Kyero. We measure how fresh and complete the advert is, and how visitors interact with it. This week, thousands of new properties were advertised on Kyero.com. Here's this week's top Spanish Holiday Rental properties - as voted by you. Properties for rent ...

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September 29th, 2012

Each day, we record the popularity of every Spanish property advertised on Kyero. We measure how fresh and complete the advert is, and how visitors interact with it. This week, thousands of new properties were advertised on Kyero.com. Here's this week's top Spanish properties - as voted by you. Properties priced under €250,000 €6,000 Alaro, Mallorca 2 ...

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September 28th, 2012

According to a recent study by DBK consultants, more than 80% of Spanish hotels have implemented energy saving plans, while in the past two years 25% have hired an outside firm to prepare a plan for saving energy. Specifically, 19% of energy savings plans contracted with specialist companies have already been ...

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September 28th, 2012

Spending on Social Security contributory pensions amounted to 7,444.1 million euros in September, which is 4.4% more than in the same month of 2011, the Ministry of Employment and Social Security reported this week. Of this amount, more than 5,079 million euros corresponded to the payment of monthly retirement pensions (+5% ...

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September 27th, 2012

The Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Christine Lagarde, has urged politicians around the world to take advantage of the opportunities the latest political decisions offer, in order to implement actions which will achieve a decisive change in the global crisis. "This time we need a sustained recovery, ...

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September 27th, 2012

The credit rating agency Standard & Poor's (S & P) said this week they expect the Spanish economy to contract by 1.8% this year, and by 1.4% next year, compared with their previous estimate, in July, of 1.7% for 2012 and 0.6% for 2013. The figures are more pessimistic than ...

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September 26th, 2012

Through the Directorate-General of Administrative Modernisation, Procedures and Promotion of e-Government, the Spanish Government is taking part in the European Stork 2.0 project (Secure idenTity acrOss boRders linKed 2.0) to facilitate borderless digital living and mobility by citizens of the European Union by leading a work package on defining common ...

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September 26th, 2012

According to the latest report by Randstad, the confidence of the Spanish in maintaining their current employment has increased in recent months, with only three out of ten being afraid of losing their job, which is the lowest ratio of 2012. In addition, fears over continuing in their current company has ...

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September 25th, 2012

Internet access is already a reality for 32.5% of the world’s population, according to a report released on Monday by the UN, which lists Iceland, Norway, the Netherlands, Sweden, Luxembourg and Denmark as the only countries with more than 90% of their inhabitants connected to the network. In the International Telecommunications ...

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September 25th, 2012

Overnight stays in hotels in Spain registered a decline of 2.1% in August, despite the record increase in the number of foreign visitors. 40.8 million bookings were made in the eighth month of the year, which was 2.1% less than the same period of 2011, due to the fall in ...

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September 25th, 2012

Hotel Bookings Down 2.1% in August Top Spanish Holiday Rentals This Week on Kyero Top Spanish Long Term Rentals This Week on Kyero Top Spanish Properties This Week on Kyero New Mortgages Down 17.5% Year-on-Year Loan Default Rate Nearing 10% Castilla-La Mancha to Promote Rental of Unsold Homes “Stock” House Prices Fell 14.4% in Q2 In Spanish property ...

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September 24th, 2012

Now, every week, we'll be publishing the most popular holiday rentals in Spain. Each day, we record the popularity of every Spanish property advertised on Kyero, including holiday rentals. We measure how fresh and complete the advert is, and how visitors interact with it. Here's this week's top Spanish Holiday Rental properties - ...

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September 24th, 2012

In a new weekly post, we can present to you the most popular long term rentals on Kyero.com. Each day, we record the popularity of every Spanish property advertised on Kyero. We measure how fresh and complete the advert is, and how visitors interact with it. Here's this week's top Spanish Long term ...

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September 24th, 2012

Each day, we record the popularity of every Spanish property advertised on Kyero. We measure how fresh and complete the advert is, and how visitors interact with it. This week, thousands of new properties were advertised on Kyero.com. Here's this week's top Spanish properties - as voted by you. Properties priced under €250,000 €30,000 Velez Malaga, ...

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September 24th, 2012

In August Spain received 7.9 million international tourists, which represented a 5% increase over the same month of 2011 and marked a new monthly record, according to the tourist border movements survey, Frontur, released on Friday by the Ministry of Industry. The number of foreign visitors exceeded the 7.7 million achieved ...

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