Praia, June 22 (Inforpress) – The Minister of Finance and Public Administration said today that the Government spends more than seven percent (%) of the national wealth with personnel expense in a total amount of 32 billion escudos / year.
Olavo Correia was speaking at the opening ceremony of the Workshop “Public Administration focused on Citizens and Businesses”, held in Praia, as part of the the Africa Public Service Day commemoration, which coincides with United Nations Day for the Civil Service.
“It’s a lot of money and it takes counterpart, the return, for people, families and islands. If we want to grow 7% we all have to accelerate the pace, and for that, we need action so that we can achieve the objectives,” he said.
According to the official, this growth must be inclusive and can cover all, because no one can be left out.
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