IMF Urges Spain To Speed Up Overhaul Efforts

Originally published on June 22, 2011 7:08 am
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STEVE INSKEEP, Host:

NPR's business news starts with the trouble in Greece and in Spain.

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INSKEEP: At the same time, the International Monetary Fund is urging Spain to step up its reform efforts. The government there is carrying out deep budget cuts, and trying to reduce a jobless rate of more than 20 percent. Transcript provided by NPR, Copyright NPR.