The Economy and Finance Adviser of the Basque Government, Carlos Aguirre, has declared that the Basque Government does not hope a decrease of unemployed in Euskadi during 2012, but he hopes that the trend will change at the third quarter of the year. According to him, the unemployed will be about 10.8 per cent in 2012,; 0.3 per cent minus than in 2011.
These words has been said by him while he was presenting the budgets of the exercise 2012 for the Basque Country, which he hopes vote them at the Basque Parliament at 23 of December.
He has said that with these Budgets the government wants to create employ, giving warranty to the social services and help to the budget stability. He has defended that the Basque economy has gone out from the recession, but it is still very weak to create employ.
The Budget Project is about 10.449 millions €, a decrease of one per cent respect the budget of 2011. The consolidated budget will be an amount of 11.354 millions €, an increase of 0.5 per cent respect to the 2011 year.
He has noted that will be necessary to increase the public incomes to get stability the budget, and in this sense he has said that the Basque society has to do a bigger effort to get all goals for go out quickly from this crisis.
The Government is thinking to do something with the sale of publics property situated in Bilbao, Vitoria-Gazteiz and Donostia, and so to get more incomes for face this hard crisis.