They also highlighted theeffort of the comprehensive health and safety operations within the framework of the season. From Operativo Sol and the actions of care and awareness carried out by the Directorate of Roads, the safety of all tourists is promoted”.
Objective: 10 million tourists
On Tuesday, the Minister of Production Augusto Costa gave a press conference in which he assured that more than 2,765,000 tourists have already traveled through the different tourist destinations in the province of Buenos Aires, a figure about 20% higher than the last five years.
“We already know that it will be the best season in a decade, it will allow us to reach and exceed 10 million tourists in the season, which means more work and, above all, recovering much of what was lost during the pandemic”, highlighted the Minister, who today participated in the meeting in Chapadmalal.
Another issue that the governor Axel Kicillof put on the table was the vaccination campaign which, as he repeatedly pointed out, is what allows the summer season to be sustained in the midst of the third wave of coronavirus and with record contagion figures.
Lastly, jointly addressed the emergency situation due to the heat wave that affects the entire province of Buenos Aires and that caused power outages and blackouts in several areas of the Buenos Aires territory, especially in the suburbs. Yesterday, the Governor had held a meeting with his emergency committee on this issue.
Large table for the Axel Kicillof team
The meeting was attended by the chief of staff, Martin Insaurralde; government ministers, Cristina Alvarez Rodriguez; of work, Maria Ruiz Malec; of Women, Policies on Gender and Sexual Diversity, Estela Diaz; and environment, Daniela Villar.
The Ministers of Production, Science and Technological Innovation, Augusto Costa; of agrarian development, Javier Rodriguez; Community Development, Andres Larroque; of Justice and Human Rights, Julius Alak; of security, Sergio Berni; of health, Nicholas Kreplak; of Habitat and Urban Development, Agustín Simone; and transportation, Jorge D´Onofrio.
Also the president of the Cultural Institute, Florencia Saintout; the president of the Provincial Bank, Juan Cuattromo; the executive director of ARBA, Cristian Girard; the General Counsel of the Government, Santiago Perez Teruel; the head of the Buenos Aires Chamber of Deputies, Federico Otermin; Vice President of the Chamber of Deputies Carlos “Cuto” Moreno; Y Federico Thea.