Not all Spain is in Dire Straights.

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markwilding
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Not all Spain is in Dire Straights.

Postby markwilding » Fri Jan 11, 2013 5:39 pm


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Re: Not all Spain is in Dire Straights.

Postby gus-lopez » Fri Jan 11, 2013 7:19 pm

" Unlike most cities in Spain and Europe, Bilbao is virtually debt-free. During the years of prosperity in the early part of this century, the city, under the administration of Iñaki Azkuna, steadily reduced its debt until it was paid off in 2011." :clap:

Well done to the man & a lesson in how all councils/regions/governments should conduct there finances. Although it is common-sense ,& how the vast majority have to balance there own income /expenditure It won't happen though.
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Re: Not all Spain is in Dire Straights.

Postby ajtg1952 » Fri Jan 11, 2013 9:11 pm

I also like the way they run their national football team!!

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Re: Not all Spain is in Dire Straights.

Postby Lavanda » Sat Jan 12, 2013 7:16 am

So it can be done. There is, actually, some hope for the economy and for sense. Good start to the New Year. It's also encouraging that there's a prize-giving body out there that can recognise merit (after the Obama Nobel Peace Prize, etc, etc a person could be forgiven for thinking the entire world had gone crazy). :D

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Re: Not all Spain is in Dire Straights.

Postby scampicat » Sun Jan 13, 2013 7:00 pm

Well done, that man with the Basque name that I can't spell or pronounce. Let's hope there are more where he came from!


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