Nuno Artur Silva: “Support for the media is not in the front line”

Nuno Artur Silva recognizes that the fragility of media companies, in Portugal as in the rest of the world, worries him and says that the issue is being taken seriously in the European Union. But it also recognizes that supporting these companies is not a priority at this stage.

Even before the covid-19 pandemic created chaos in the business world, also affecting media groups, some organizations in the sector asked the Government for a package of measures to support the media. The advance purchase of advertising, worth €15 million, was one of the responses given by the Government, but the expectation that there would be other measures never materialized.

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