URGENT ¥¥¥ Spain PM to speak Saturday on corruption scandal: govt

Spain's Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy will speak out on Saturday after being named in a scandal over alleged undeclared payments in his party that has threatened to destabilise him, his deputy said.

"The prime minister will make his position known tomorrow," Deputy Prime Minister Soraya Saenz de Santamaria told a news conference, insisting that the government had "great stability".