The employer our a deep preocuapción by referendum illegal and calls for a political solution
The Board of Directors of Spanish Confederation of Business Organizations (CEOE), who held this morning a meeting virtually centred in situation of Catalan, showed a "profound concern for situation created by referendum illegal in Catalonia and ir impact on business confidence and investment in Catalonia and in rest of Spain".
In a brief statement of three points, representatives of employers emphasize that y support "all actions that are deemed necessary to carry out with aim to enforce law". Also, have underlined that "entrepreneurs are always with law and by strict compliance of laws and Spanish Constitution, as well as international legislation, especially European Union, which are best guarantees of legal certainty essential for competitiveness of our companies".
finally, pose an urgent political solution: "There is a political problem of great magnitude that must be addressed with utmost urgency and sense constructive in that it does not affect social coexistence and economic prosperity. The non-resolution would negatively impact all areas".
The meeting, which had created a lot of excitement for this issue, we focused on an intervention long president of Catalan employers, Fomel del Treball, and vicepresidented and CEOE, Joaquim Gay de Montellá, who gave him word of president, Juan Rosell. Gay de Montellá took stock of situation and told x-ray of Catalan business. In business landscape of community, large companies and multinationals have shown ir general opposition to secession, while in smes re is a deal of appreciation similar to that which is in Catalan society.
Precisely, employer catalanadifundió a press release at end of July in which calidicaba n intention of convening a referémdum illegal "coup d'état jurrídico", contrary to right of national is international to declare unilaterally independence of Catalonia. In addition, he argued that political problem posed by " legitimate claim of Catalan recognition of ir uniqueness within Spanish State, must find its solution by means of negotiation and within respect of principles of democracy and legality. A negotiation which should I go with offers and will of waivers by both parties”.
More or less same message that has been tarsladado this morning and that, in addition to Gay de Montellá, said rest of vicepresdientes and several members of board of directors. All stressed need for unity of Spain, negative impact that would have on economy of country, and Catalonia and contacting to find a political solution, especially from 1 of October.