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Unemployment hits six year low

Spain’s official unemployment rate has fallen below 20% for the first time in six years. Figures from the National Statistics Institute (INE) for the third quarter put joblessness at 18.91%, bringing to an end the longest period in the last 40 years when more than


Staff evacuated after factory gas leak

Staff were evacuated, and a 500m cordon set up after a gas leak at an ice cream factory in Arafo in Tenerife. Emergency services were called to the Kalise factory, after a refrigeration unit broke down and started leaking ammonia gas. Staff at the factory