This Thursday, at the general press conference of the presidential spokesperson, Gabriela Cerruti assured that the country is in the “process of reducing inflation”. He also answered whether Alberto Fernandez would travel to Qatar in 2022. The spokesperson’s statements were widely discussed and questioned on social networks.
Regarding the variation in prices in Argentina, after four months of inflation above 6%, the government wants INDEC to announce a record CPI that is below that figure on Thursday.
Implementation of the Fair Price Program, seasonality and decline in meat consumption will be variables for this indicator. In this regard Cerruti said: “We are entering the process of reducing inflation, we all who go to the supermarket notice this.”
Furthermore, when asked about the Qatar 2022 World Cup final and whether Alberto Fernández’s government has plans to receive the team at home, the presidential spokesman assured that “all in the government are the same as Argentina, Sunday with a good portion of our thoughts and heartsMany thanks to this wonderful team, to the technical management, to those who made it happen, what an achievement. The President and we are all waiting to see what happens. Decisions will be taken.”
However, Cerruti was evasive when it came to answering about the result of the Argentine team. “Football and politics don’t mix”He pointed and said: “The players are getting it done. The government does not interfere, it has nothing to do with it, and we are not interested in mixing football and politics. We believe that the public It is to be enjoyed, it is a moment where the best values are evident and we are all enjoying it.
With regard to the possible visit of Alberto Fernandez to the final against France, taking into account his good relations with French President Emmanuel Macron, who is already in Doha and has met his country’s team, the spokesperson made a specific refrained from answering and said he still “No decision has been made.”