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The Moncloa strikes in ambiguity in order to not cloud the negotiation with Junts. A public and specific rejection of the demand to impose fines is averted

Carlos Body, Minister of Economy
Carlos Body, Minister of Economy, has made his debut within the Council of Ministers.Alberto Di Lolli / @adilolliWORLD
  • Politics Junts calls for that the PSOE high-quality corporations that refuse to return to Catalonia to help the Government’s decrees

TIC Tac. TIC Tac. When the stress will increase, when time runs out, the sound of the clock fingers begins to be heard loudly. It occurs with all the pieces: signings, negotiations… And it occurs to the Government, which sees how the three decrees which are voted on this Wednesday within the Congress. Hence, for days there was an in extremis negotiation with its companions, as a result of a few of those that raised Pedro Sánchez They now threaten to place its stability in test. One of these matches is collectivelywhich amongst its calls for, along with wanting the decrees to be withdrawn and negotiated with earlier than presenting them once more, locations as a situation to facilitate this match level of the coalition will high-quality corporations that refuse to return to Catalonia to help the Government’s decrees.

Government and Junts are in full negotiations. Hence, in La Moncloa they measured their phrases very fastidiously to keep away from snubbing the formation of Carles Puigdemont and be left with out the oxygen, within the type of seven votes, that they want. The independentists demand PSOE approve a plan that enables sanctioning corporations that fled Catalonia after the unlawful referendum of 2017 by a reform of the Capital Companies Law.

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The Government, within the midst of negotiations, measures. Try to say, with out saying. “If something has characterized and characterizes this Government, it is that it always gives legal security to our companies,” he has clarified. Pilar Alegra, spokesperson for the Executive, after the assembly of the Council of Ministers. A public and specific rejection of Junts’ request is averted.

A line, that of sliding shifting in ambiguity, which has additionally used Carlos BodyMinister of Economy, and who debuted in his first cupboard assembly after occupying the place he left Nadia Calvio after his departure to European Investment Bank. “The stability and security of the legal framework are fundamental. And that is where we are going to find ourselves. Institutional trust is key to guaranteeing the growth and sustainability factor.”

The pact already contains encouraging the return

This ambiguity, this saying however not saying in order to not cloud delicate negotiations with Junts, which aren’t being easy, has motivated the ministers to have been requested and cross-examined on a number of events, demanding extra readability. A query about whether or not they ponder the proposal to impose these sanctions on corporations that Puigdemont calls for. Waste makes an attempt. Balls publicly out of Corps: “A clear commitment on the part of the Government is to continue guaranteeing that legal framework of trust that gives security to companies, to businessmen. They will find us there.”

The place conveyed by the Government is that they’re extra in favor of constructive initiatives than detrimental ones. That is, go extra within the course of incentives in order that corporations can set up themselves or return to enterprise. Catalonia that of the sanctions to which they’ve left or don’t need to return. Socialist sources additionally see sanctions as inapplicable and go for incentives. But all the pieces is being talked about and negotiated.

It is value remembering that within the political pact that PSOE and Junts sealed for Sánchez’s investiture it was specific that “the essential elements of a plan will be agreed upon to facilitate and promote the return to Catalonia of the headquarters of the companies that changed their location to Catalonia.” different territories lately”.

The socialist spokesperson in Congress, Patxi Lpez, has been somewhat clearer defending this path. He stated that the PSOE is “open” to negotiating Junts’ demands, that the dialogue is underway, but has limited the framework to the fact that any incentive for companies to return to Catalonia has certain requirements. “We are speaking with Junts about how we will handle to facilitate this return of corporations,” he stressed.

Specifically, López has stated that these incentive measures for the return of companies must be based on “three bases”: “make it simpler for corporations to return”; “compliance with the Capital Companies Law”, and “assure authorized certainty”.