We discussed the progress being made in the matter and the traders delivered the statutes of the new Association constituted
This week the first deputy mayor of Pliego, Maravillas Martínez, went with the president of the Association of Merchants Pliego, Antonio Vélez Valiente, and partner Antonio Torro, to meet with the General Director of Commerce of the Autonomous Community, Francisco Abril , where they transmitted the impulse that is being made to the local commerce of the municipality.
Velez explained to the Director General that the Association of local merchants is beginning a new stage, with almost 50 partners that are carrying out different actions to boost and boost the retail trade of the municipality, as well as the need to delve into important issues such as the schedules".
In addition, the plebian delegation took to the Directorate General of Commerce the statutes of this Association for inclusion in its directory, a requirement for these entities to qualify for the various grants offered by the Regional Government.
In this line, the Director General explained that this year will be eligible for two lines of subsidies for the modernization of small businesses.
For Maravillas Martínez, "the local business is more alive than ever in Pliego." From the Town Hall we are working with the Association in this new stage with actions the campaign that was carried out at Christmas, which was well received by the citizens, as well as reforms in the market of supplies and a fluid communication for the improvement of different issues.We consider that from other public administrations they should also collaborate with local merchants, for which we have invited the General Director of Commerce to come to Pliego to know this reality firsthand. "
Source: Ayuntamiento de Pliego