Spain Jobless Claims Down Less Than Forecast in June Amid Growth

The number of Spaniards without a job fell by 329,397 over the past 12 months, with 94,727 fewer people registered as out of work in June alone, the Spanish Labor Ministry said Thursday.

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Spanish jobless claims fell less than forecast in June, a crucial month for summer hiring, signaling the country’s battered labor market continues to lag economic recovery.

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