JOBLESS RATE FALLS TO 15.08% IN SPAIN

JOBLESS RATE FALLS TO 15.08% IN SPAIN

Spain's unemployment rate was 15.08 percent in August, down from 15.19 percent in July, the Labor Ministry's National Employment Institute INEM said Wednesday.

The jobless rate in the year-earlier month was 16.34 percent.The number of unemployed people, as measured by job seekers registered at the INEM offices, fell by 17,876 in August from July, to total 2,346,453.