The president of Aragon, the socialist Javier Lambán, presented this Wednesday in Madrid an agreement with Amazon that implies, not just a "good positioning at the technological level", but it will also be "an occasion to demonstrate the ability and ambition of Aragon to be in a privileged position to lead the field of digital economy," Lambán explained.
"The project will be processed as Aragón General Interest Plan (PIGA), whose final approval could be concluded in August 2020 ", confirmed the president of Aragon in his speech.
In the presentation ceremony he had the presence of representatives of AWS, belonging to the Amazon company, in addition to Vice President Arturo Aliaga, and the advisors of Economy and Vertebration of the Territory of the Government of Aragon, Marta Gastón and José Luis Soro respectively.
Pilar Torres, Director of the Public Sector of AWS In Spain and Portugal, he explained that the agreement makes Aragón one of the "regions in which AWS has a presence in terms of infrastructure."
Lambán has explained, at the end of the conference, that this agreement involves the creation of jobs, in addition to putting the autonomous community "in the 21st century regarding the digital age". With regard to the financing of the project, Lambán explained that Amazon "will not receive any subsidy, they simply acquire their land," he concluded.
About the pre-agreement between PSOE and United We Can
"I am in a cloud," Javier Lambán said before the media when asked about the pre-agreement between PSOE and United We can announced yesterday Pedro Sánchez and Pablo Iglesias.
The Aragonese president has supported the secretary general of the PSOE, and has affirmed the "urgent need" what's up "form government." "I have no objection to the lines that I have seen that will mark the future government program," Lambán explained.