Marjal – am afraid the temptation to be able to boast takes a great higher priority.
Pedro Alberto Cruz, the regional councillor for Culture and Tourism in Murcia said:
“it is the most important project undertaken in the region ever”.
Note the “ever”.
Whether it makes financial sense or not is irrelevant. It’s all about prestiege, prestiege, prestiege. Rather like the UK holding the Olympics in 2012. They reckon it will take the Greeks at least two generations to pay for the Olympics they held in 2004.