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June 30, 2020 Poor transparency, statutes to be rewritten. Pope Francis commissioned the Fabbrica di San Pietro, placing it under the protection of the apostolic nuncio Mario Giordana.

In a note from the Holy See Press Office, the appointment was made after the recent promulgation of the Motu Proprio "On transparency, control and competition in the award procedures for public contracts of the Holy See and the Vatican City State". "In this delicate task - continues the note - the Commissioner will be assisted by a commission.

This choice also follows a report from the offices of the Auditor General, which led, this morning, to the acquisition of documents and electronic devices at the technical and administrative offices of the Fabbrica di San Pietro. The latter operation was authorized by decree of the Promotor of Justice of the Court, Gian Piero Milano, and of the Adjunct, Alessandro Diddi, after informing the Secretariat of State ", he concludes.