The jobless rate in the U.K. fell to just over four percent. This is the lowest it has been since 1975. Weekly earnings rose over two percent compared to last year and higher than last month’s increase.
The Spanish economy continues a three-year recovery that is leaving its peers behind. Household expenditures came close to doubling to 0.7 percent in three months with strong job creation, which grew to 0.9 percent, according to the National Statistics Office.