On agriculture and fishing in the Algarve, as promised in second part this exclusive interview to diariOnline South Region newspaper, the deputy elected by the Socialist Party (PS) in the Faro Circle, started by stating that “Our products have quality and value…”.
Luís Graça then confessed that, in a period of confinement, having to stay in Lisbon, but doing what is usual when he is in the Algarve, going to the ‘market / square’ found that “There are also products from the Algarve in Lisbon, which comforted me a lot, both in the area of fisheries and in the area of agriculture and they are valued products, that is, they are products that are sold, identified so that people know about the Algarve… ”Adding that“ the Algarve is the country's second 'port' in terms of fishing, and what Docapesca tells us is that it has not lost value… ”
Completing the Algarve General States, PS Algarve held for the first time a plenary of online activists, in which everyone could see, whose action surprised considering that it was seen by more than 10,000 people.
Regarding the conclusions, Luís Graça started saying that “It is very important that the Algarve has a solid vision, based on technical knowledge, in order to be able to reach the Government now and be able to contribute positively to this economic recovery plan…” adding further that “We have to solve the water problem, we forget about it because it rains…”.
Finally, the president of PS Algarve stressed that “We have to be an environmentally excellent region, if we want to continue to be the best tourist destination in the world, we have to be, from an environmental point of view, a region of excellence…” adding at this point that “Electric mobility, electrification of the railway and connection to the airport …”, among other aspects, are fundamental works for the Algarve to continue to be the best tourist destination in the world in the coming years.
Remember that in first part Luís Graça spoke essentially of the health sector, saying that "We need the Central Hospital do Algarve because …", while in second part pointed out that the "Algarve was decisive in these years when the country grew above the European Union average …".