ZP orders Almeria AVE put back by one year

And so it takes place. ZP’s massive cutting of public expenditure will affect the Almería AVE line, Minister of Development José Blanco announced last night. 6,400 million euros of public spending on public works is being slashed. The Ministry will be announcing in a few days which contracts, even ones already signed, will not be honoured. As funds initially earmarked for the project will be reduced, the completion date for the line will be put Continue reading ZP orders Almeria AVE put back by one year

We struggle on…

The fellow in charge of the CONSEJO AUDIOVISUAL DE ANDALUCÍA (Audiovisual Department of Andalucia), a department of the Junta de Andalucia, is Francisco Cervantes Bolanos (info). He owns half of a company called Hermanos Cervantes Gutierrez, S.L., according to his public declaracion de bienes. And what does Hnos Cervantes Gutierrez S.L. do? Why, it’s an Audio Visual Company that works in Seville for the public administration. I leave you to draw your own conclusions.

Public officials declare their assets online

What a lovely website. https://ws037.juntadeandalucia.es/riibp/publica/buscaracp.do It shows you the publicly declared assets of “high-ups” in the public administration, as they are required to do by law. So, for example, we can see that our old friend Luis “bulldozer” Caparros, of Prior fame, owns three rather crummy and cheap houses and a bit of land. DATOS PERSONALES Y PROFESIONALES DEL DECLARANTE PRIMER APELLIDO: CAPARRÓS SEGUNDO APELLIDO: MIRÓN NOMBRE: LUIS DENOMINACIÓN CARGO: DELEGADO PROVINCIAL EN ALMERÍA CONSEJERÍA: Continue reading Public officials declare their assets online

Junta will spend “hundreds of millions” in Almeria

Aren’t we good little boys and girls, all voting PSOE in the last elections. So we now get “hundreds of millions” spent on us. The Junta de Andalucia, for the first time ever, will hold a Governing Session in Almeria, where they intend to announce a vast quantity of cash will be spent in an orgy of giving over the next few years, above and beyond the normal budget, in order to alliviate the current Continue reading Junta will spend “hundreds of millions” in Almeria