MIL OSI-C. Region: Latin/Latin America
Source: the Republic-of-Brazil-2
The OIL IN the NORDESTEInformação in the bulletin, as prepared by the board and presented at a meeting at the Civil House, in which the MTur and was present
During a visit to Porto de Galinhas on Friday (may 25), the minister announced a$ 200 million, and by the middle of the Fungetur, to ensure that the resources of the enterprises affected by the environmental disaster. Photo: Vagner Vargas/MTurRepresentantes of the Ministry of Tourism, attended the meeting for this Thursday (the 31st), at the Civil House of the Presidency of the Republic, updated, official information on the impacts of the oil spill on the beaches of the north-east. The meeting was also attended by the representatives of the ministries of Environment, Defence, Mining and Energy, Health, Agriculture, Livestock and food Supply, and in the fields of Science, Technology, Innovation, and Communication, in addition to the brazilian National Agency of Sanitary Surveillance (Anvisa), and the Navy.At that time, the Ministry of Health has reported that “up to now, there is no evidence of contamination, which poses a risk to the health of the public, and there is no restriction as to trade or travel to the affected areas”. The body has reiterated that: “the impact on the health of the public is low, in spite of the magnitude of the event. It starts with the premise that the exhibition is timely, and that the event is going to be handled in the short-to-medium term.This Thursday (the 31st), the Ministry of Tourism has published a new notice of registration to the financial institutions and development agencies, from companies interested in operating in loans to companies in the industry, through the General Fund for Tourism (Fungetur). The goal is to take advantage primarily of micro and small businesses in the areas impacted by the oil on the coast of the northeast.The initiative follows the announcement made by the prime minister, Marcelo, Alvaro Antonio on Friday (may 25), in the state of Pernambuco, and when he announced the release of$ 200 million of the Fungetur, to ensure that the resources of the enterprises affected by the environmental disaster. The MTur participate in all discussions related to the case, in order to assess the impact on the segment. In the Folder that reinforces the work carried out by the Federal Government to monitor, clean up, and establish responsibility for the incident.Already there was a gathering of more than 2 million pounds of debris from beaches in brazil’s northeast, as well as the protection of large threatened areas in the north-east. To date, there have been employed over 3,100 men, with 54 Organizations, Military personnel, 19 ships, 3 helicopters, and the 80 cars in the u.s. Navy, the 28 teams of the port state control, and a 6 aircraft from the Brazilian Air Force (FAB), as well as 5-thousand military personnel, 140 vehicles, the Brazilian Army (EB). Also included in this work, 140 the servers in the Low 40’s in the ICMBio, and a total of 440 employees of Petrobras, as well as state and municipal bodies.
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