Sergio Mira considers it urgent that Correos “have a plan for the future, a business plan that is committed to the company’s potential for wealth”. He insists that in Europe there are success stories of public postal companies, which shows that the road is viable. It blames the previous governments for not having taken it seriously, for having “tripped up” and submerged the Post Office in a “lethargy”. “This May 2019 Calendar Kalnirnay company is profitable, it can generate money, employment and wealth for the country,” says this union official. Spanish hotels have registered 15.4 million overnight stays in January, which is 0.4% more than in the same 2018, according to the data released this Friday by the National Institute of Statistics (INE). In this way, hotel overnight stays have chained four consecutive months of year-on-year promotions, although January has been the most moderate of them all. This slight rise is due to the 0.2% increase in overnight stays made by foreigners and an increase of 0.8% in those made by Spaniards.
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The average stay fell by 1.4% in the first month of the year compared to the same month of 2018, standing at 3 overnight stays per traveler. According to statistics, 45.1% of the places offered were filled in January, with an annual decrease of 1.4%. The degree of occupancy by places on weekends has added 49.2%, the same as a year before.
The annual rate of the Hotel Price Index (May 2019 Calendar Kalnirnay) stood at 0.9% in January, three tenths more than in December and 2.3 points below the rate of a year ago.The delinquency of the credit granted to families and companies by financial institutions operating in Spain has closed 2018 for the first time below 6%, specifically, at 5.82%, according to provisional data published this Friday by the Bank of Spain. Defaults have continued to improve month after month, from 6.01% in November and 6.08% in October, although compared to the year before they have been reduced by almost two percentage points from 7.79% in December 2017. This new cut in the delinquency rate has occurred after the unpaid credits have decreased to 70.156 million euros from 73.507 million the previous month.