Portugal investigates houses purchased by Isabel dos Santos

Portugal is said to be investigating house purchases by Isabel dos Santos – daughter of the former long-term Angolan president Eduardo dos Santos – as the 46-year-old wanted for questioning in Angola over the Luanda Leaks dossier has posted a happy snap of herself and her husband posing on Valentine’s Day outside the Tan Mahal […]

Property associations fight back over Golden Visa scrap plans

Property associations in Portugal are to launch a charm offensive to persuade the Portuguese government to modify plans to scrap Golden Visas in return for property investment in Lisbon and Porto. The government argues that the scheme was originally introduced to kick-start Portugal’s ailing property market in 2012 when it was introduced but says that […]

Algarve gears up for Marina de Vilamoura International Boat Show

The Algarve’s Marina de Vilamoura will host the Marina de Vilamoura International Boat Show from 6-14 June. The event, which has run annually since 1999, will attract all kinds of boats and yachts, both new and second hand, by land and by sea, as well as sales reps for all brands, accessories, equipment and integrated […]

Portugal offers subsidised post-Brexit healthcare for UK tourists

In a bid to offset the effects of Brexit on the economy, Portugal is to offer subsidised healthcare to UK tourists. It is one of several new measures proposed by the Portuguese government in an effort to minimise disruption to Portugal’s Algarve tourist-reliant economy. The British are by far the largest International group of holidaymakers […]

Boavista Golf and Spa
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Boavista Golf Resort opened in January 2002 and quickly became established as one of the Western Algarve’s premier resorts. With an exceptional 18-hole championship course it is one of the Algarve’s most beautifully manicured courses, bordered by properties all designed to harmonize with the land’s natural contours.
I'll be back soon, given the good feedback I got from all the meetings and visits I made. No doubt the UK is a market that Mindol wants to bet on. - Starting in the UK 2019
Miguel Cunha
International Sales Manager, Mindol
It was indeed an excellent opportunity to socialise and network. So many interesting people – including the selected speakers.
Congratulations for the excellent organisation and elegant choice of venue. - London Gala Dinner 2019
Ramiro Salgado
Partner at ReB Solutions
Thank you for the Algarve Networking Lunch. Everything was so well organised.,..The food was just perfect; so was the company which I enjoyed. - Algarve Networking Lunch 2019
Maria Fernanda Allen
Founder of Portuguese Language Consultants
I want to say that last night’s network had such a great ambiance. I could tell from everyone I spoke to, they were having such a great time but also, networking (hoping successfully). Thanks to all of you for empowering the Chamber to help all of us progress in our business - Monthly Networking Drinks 2019
Jose Contreras
Partner, Saint Michel Consultancy