The Prime MinisterMario Draghi met today a Palazzo Chigi the mayor of Naples, Gaetano Manfredi. This was announced by the Presidency of the Council.
The funds for the city, the share of the pnrr, the financial situation of Naples and the budget red. These are some of the main topics at the center of the interview. The meeting took place in the early afternoon, after Draghi responded to Manfredi’s request, summoning him to Rome. Manfredi brought all the problems he talked about during the election campaign to the premier’s table, including an investment framework for Naples and measures to make the city capable of attracting private investments.
Today’s meeting, it is emphasized, is the first concrete step in establishing a direct relationship between Draghi and the former university minister, which Manfredi organized to truly place Naples at the center of the national policy of a government that has not so far been so inclined to the South on many issues. Draghi instead showed great affection for Naples, giving Manfredi a strong willingness to support the government in policies for the city. Draghi and Manfredi greeted each other, with the mayor promising updates to the prime minister on the measures and the need for support.