An unlikely Portuguese dessert is on its way to becoming as ubiquitous as the croissant.
Congratulations! Last March 14th, our past president and honorary member Dr. Rodolfo Lavrador as well as Outsystems were distinguished with the AmCham Tribute 2018 awards.
New opportunities for the American and Portuguese Youth, to train, study in both countries, as part of a new Program created.
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.