The ambassador of Spain in Brazil, Mr. Fernando Garcia Casas, received members of the press on the morning of October 8th for a press conference, held at the official residence, in the “Setor de Embaixadas Sul” (South Embassies Sector).

The ambassador spoke with journalists and professionals of media outlets.

The meeting was organized by the Embassy’s Press Counselor, Ms. Maria Del Carmen Batres Rodríguez, and was attended by journalists and representatives of media outlets.

Press Counselor at the Embassy of Spain, Ms. Maria Del Carmen Batres Rodríguez.

Ambassador Fernando Garcia Casas provided various facts during the meeting, including that Brazil is the 4th destination in the world for Spanish investments and that there are several Spanish companies operating in the country, including Santander, Prossegur, Iberia and Mafra. He said that Brasília will be the Ibero-American capital of culture in the year 2022. He reported on his country’s humanitarian support to Brazil, including the donation of 1500 basic food baskets to the Central Única das Favelas, in addition to support for security campaigns.

Ambassador of Spain, Mr. Fernando Garcia Casas, presented social actions of his government in Brazil.

Regarding the Amazon forest, the ambassador said that he accompanied the Brazilian vice president, Mr. Hamilton Mourão, on visits to that region. Regarding Mercosul, the ambassador said that the Spanish government would like Brazil to be part of the agreement between Mercosul and Europe. Ambassador Fernando Garcia Casas answered questions from journalists and highlighted the upcoming actions of his government in Brazil, including the holding of the “Amazon em Loco” event, in November in the city of Belém, in the Brazilian state of Pará. He also said that his country’s Secretary of Commerce will arrive in Brazil in the last week of October and that in December they will hold the Business Forum in the city of Recife.

Journalists were also informed of the embassy’s cultural actions, including the launch of several books.

Also in relation to the economy, the ambassador sees an economic recovery in Brazil with the first six months of 2021 being much better than last year. Tourism between the two countries will also be renewed with the possible resumption of international flights in 2022.

Spanish Ambassador to Brazil, Mr. Fernando Garcia Casas and CEO of THE GUIDE Business Consultancy, Mr. Pedro Paulo Moreira.

The journalists thanked the ambassador for the friendly reception and also for the books given during the event, one of them about the legends of the Amazon, in Portuguese and Spanish.

  Spanish Embassy’s Press Counselor, Ms. Maria Del Carmen Batres Rodríguez and representative of THE GUIDE, Mr. Aleksandar Balinda.

THE GUIDE congratulates Ambassador Fernando Garcia Casas and the Spanish Embassy’s Press Counselor, Ms. Maria Del Carmen Batres Rodríguez, for the success of the press conference!

THE GUIDE informs that for free coverage of diplomatic events, the invitations should be sent to:

Mr. Pedro Paulo Moreira
President Director
THE GUIDE Business Consultancy
SGAN, Quadra 601, Lote H, sala 66, Ed. Ion, Asa Norte, Brasília DF, CEP 70830-018

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