New Secretary of State for Tourism Nuno Fazenda said this Wednesday that he would consider an order signed by his predecessor, Rita Marquez, to the company he would work for, acting “in line” with what the prime minister had said. minister in parliament.
“Everything has already been said on this topic, today in Parliament and, therefore, we will act according to what was said todaynamely the prime minister,” said the official on the sidelines of the inauguration of the president of the Porto Tourism Association, Luis Pedro Martins, in Porto.
Nuno Fazenda suggested that he would re-evaluate “fitness with what was done at the time”. Therefore, he added,we will review and evaluate with all naturalness, with all calmness and basically follow the guidelines of what was said in Parliament today.”
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Despite insistent demands from journalists, the Secretary of State declined to comment further. “What the Prime Minister said today is quite appropriateI won’t add anything else,” he assured.
This Wednesday, the Prime Minister showed the government’s willingness to revise an executive order signed by the former secretary of state for tourism about the company he will work for, responding to a call from the BE coordinator.
“If the question you are asking is: go there and check again if this establishment is really worthy of tourist use, of course it doesn’t cost me anything to do it again, ask the Minister of Economy and the Sea for the new Secretary of State to re-evaluate. depending on the facts established by the Institute of Tourism,” said António Costa Catarina Martins during the general policy debate in the Assembly of the Republic.