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In a morning conference, together with President Andrés Manuel López Obrador, Graciela Márquez, Secretary of the Economy, reported that of the goal of 307,557 million pesos, only 44,721 have been dispersed.

From the goal of 3 million 928 thousand 537 credits to be delivered, between April and December of this year, 740 thousand 709 have been placed.

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These are loans to companies, mortgage loans, that is, for the acquisition, purchase or improvement of housing and loans for workers, “he said.

Márquez recalled that the Credits to the Word program, in which the necessary requirements for access are minimized, has one million supports, of 25 thousand pesos each, to be paid within three years and three months of ‘Grace’.

To date, this program has 317,345 beneficiaries.

We are confident that we will complete the goal of one million credits in the coming weeks, “he said.

He recalled that the beneficiaries for these credits have already been chosen and it is expected that cases of Covid-19 will decrease so that they can be delivered without agglomerations in the banks.

“These credits were created to mitigate the effects of Covid-19 but above all to strengthen companies, families, and workers, and that with this we begin a vigorous recovery,” said the Secretary.

The head of the IMSS, Zoé Robledo, and the head of the Tandas de Bienestar program, Rocío Mejía, detailed the details of the loans to the floor that have been delivered and those pending delivery.

The credits described by Robledo are delivered to small companies registered with the IMSS and that did not dismiss employees (both with a 6% rate) and the Tandas at zero rate.

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