Michel Temer authorizes transfer of R $ 4 million to Parintins Festival

The estimate is that the Parintins Festival will inject R $ 54 million in the local economy.
15/06/2016 15h14 - Updated 15/06/2016 15h27
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Interim President Michel Temer authorized the release of $ 4 Millions, through the Ministry of Culture, for the realization of the Parintins Festival. The information, which had already been advanced by the Minister of Culture, Marcio Cale, on Tuesday, It was confirmed on Wednesday (15) to members of associations of Guaranteed and Capricious bois, by Amazon lawmakers in Brasilia. The Parintins Festival will take place on 24, 25 e 26 of June.

Backstage, information is that parliamentarians from the Federal Amazonas bench in Brasilia, among them Senator Omar Aziz (PSD), They gathered last week with President Michel Temer, and to invite you to attend the event, They addressed the difficult situation that the associations were facing to make the Festival, since they had lost sponsorship of the State, and private sector companies.

Even with the difficult economic situation, it is believed that the festival can help move the Amazon economy, that is plummeting in recent months. The estimate is that the Parintins Festival will inject R $ 54 million in the local economy, with the prospect of attracting around 70 thousand tourists.

Even so, most parliamentarians who were with President, afraid to talk about it because they believe it will be frowned upon by the people, since health in the state goes through a delicate moment.

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