Congrats on all the winners at the World Travel Awards Grand Final 2018 in Lisbon. Special shout out to Portugal for winning the ‘World's Leading Destination’, Madeira heralded ‘World's Leading Island Destination’ and for the Turismo de Portugal that was also named ‘World's Leading Tourist Board’.
Some of the news coverage on the 2018 Gala as well as the Economic forum
Check out the article from New York Times describing how it defied austerity, reaching successful results.
See here the full video from the Gala, with all the presentations included.
See below the video of the visit of Portugal's President, Dr. Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa at the White House with the US President Donald Trump
The video news coverage by RTP on the Portugal Economic Forum in June 2018 and the Portugal US Chamber of Commerce 2018 Gala
In the world of startups, as off today Lisbon, US and $360 Millions investments are now possible.
Lisbon has now climbed to fourth in a global list of the best places to start a new business, according to freelance marketplace PeoplePerHour's Startup City Index, making it one of the most desirable locations for entrepreneurs to start their new businesses.
June is the Month of Portugal in the US, with celebrations across almost 60 cities in 12 states, celebrating 900 years of Portugal.
More and more production firms choose Portugal for their unique light and landscapes and a revamped 25-40% cash-rebate scheme.
According to internations.org Portugal is part of the top 10 countries as most welcoming for Expats
The Volkswagen Group makes Lisbon a software development center for 300 IT specialists to assist further digitalization of the group.
Legislative Alert! H.R.5173 - A.M.I.G.O.S Act - Advancing Mutual Interests and Growing our Success Act Bill Introduced in the House of Representatives 03/06/2018
"Where else could I have all this? In February?" asked the retired Swiss investment banker sitting inside Fabrica Coffee Roasters on Lisbon's Rua da Flores, gesturing towards the sunny street outside.
Giving his first interview since taking office last August, US ambassador George Glass has said that relations between the two countries are currently at an “all time high”.