The cartel of the producers led by Francis Puig, brother of the President of the Generalitat, Ximo Puig, and the Adell Bover brothers, has been sanctioned by the Generalitat Competitors Fee for agreeing on costs to win a À Punt contest. Comunicaciones del Ports, Francis Puig’s firm, has been sanctioned with 16,801 euros, whereas Canal Maestrat and Kriol Comunicacion, of the Adell Bover, with one other 26,103 euros.
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Competitors has estimated that there was an settlement to agree costs and thus distribute three of the numerous the À Punt correspondence contest in three areas of Castellón.
As well as, Competitors, contemplating that it’s a very critical offense, has despatched the decision to the State Contracting Board for it to determine whether or not these corporations are excluded from future contracts with public administrations.
This case was uncovered by LAS PROVINCIAS and the 91-page file consists of even WhatsApp conversations from the businesses concerned by which costs are negotiated, they’re conscious of the method they usually even surprise if there’s a chance of conserving the heaps. The cartel of the producers can also be being investigated within the courts for help to the promotion of Valencian.
The file, to which ABC has had entry, displays the dialog between these liable for Comunicacions, a Francis Puig firm, and Kriol y Comunicacions, of the Adell Bover, and that the producers had details about the competition earlier than it was revealed on the state contracting platform. Within the WhatsApp conversations intervened, it’s acknowledged how on the finish of 2018, weeks earlier than the competition was revealed, the sanctioned businessmen had been already speaking about what costs to set to compete and to distribute the correspondent’s heaps.
As well as, they warned that you needed to be attentive to the opposite corporations, like Miraelpardalet, who could possibly be eligible for one of many heaps that they may win.
In the course of the course of, once they had been caught in the midst of the value pact maneuver, Francis Puig withdrew voluntarily of the method whereas the 2 Adell Bover corporations had been lastly excluded by À Punt.