What does the leftist Pedro Castillo want to do as president of Peru? What is your economic project to transform this country of 32 and a half million inhabitants? Their economic spokesman, Pedro Francke, denies any affinity with the Venezuelan model, as well as that they are going to expropriate or nationalize companies, as they have been accused during the campaign.
“We have nothing to do with the Venezuelan proposal, we will not carry out expropriations, we will not carry out nationalizations, we will not carry out generalized price controls, we will not carry out exchange controls. that make them unable to buy and sell and get the dollars out of the country -Francke says-. There is a change, yes, because we want the popular economies to improve and that this be the priority of our Government, employment, the economy of families, the economic issue is the priority of our Government. “
More tax collection
“In Peru very little is collected and that is why we have a health that does not have ICU beds, or doctors, or medicines and has left 180 thousand dead, the highest mortality in the world in our country, so we have to strengthen tax collection“.
“The profitability of the mining business will be very good in the next few years and we we want there to be a better national dialogue so that there are fewer social conflicts, more respect for the environment and we can have a sustainable development of mining investment and favorable for the development of the peoples “.
The Uruguayan model is “very interesting”, but Uruguay is very different from Peru
“I think there have been experiences of the left in Latin America. But of course, Uruguay, super interesting, but Uruguay is a country so different from Peru, Let me explain myself, much smaller, without these ethnic and social fractures, in a much smaller territory, with an educational level and productive development, a much higher level, so of course it is interesting, But to think that what was done there can be transferred here, some things we can learn, but in essence when one sees the whole we are very different“.