EDP invests €1.5Bn in offshore energy

Portugal’s energy giant EDP is to invest €1.5Bn in offshore wind energy. It will do this through Ocean Winds to provide up to 17 GW of reenable capacity in the ocean. According to the news agency Lusa, EDP’s CEO Miguel Stilwell d’Andrade, said: “We are going to invest around 1,500 million euros in renewable projects […]

CVM to invest €140M TO 2024

The Brazilian group CVM, Construções Vila Maior, is to invest €140 million to 2024 in 15 residential housing buildings. The project will create 825 homes, of which 425 are currently being built, while work on the other 400 will begin by the end of the first quarter of 2023. The group’s goal — it operates […]

Minister threatens resignation over airport chaos

The Minister of Internal Administration, José Luís Carneiro, has threatened to resign if there is further chaos at Lisbon’s Humberto Delgado International Airport. In an interview with Público, the minister who took office in January, stressed a “contingency team was ready to come online” when the last queues built up — and if the SEF […]

Government set for surplus in Q1

Economists expect that the government will make a budget surplus for the first quarter of the year. This is because of improved economic activity and a reduction in expenses from the pandemic. The National Statistics Institute (INE) released the budget balance for the first quarter of the year on Friday (today). After a deficit of […]

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Spotlight on The 2022 Sovereign Portuguese Art Prize!

The Sovereign Portuguese Art Prize aims to benefit artists living in Portugal or of the Portuguese diaspora by putting them on a world stage, whilst raising funds for disadvantaged children using expressive arts as a means of education, communication and engagement in Portugal.

This initiative is promoted by our Chamber Corporate member the Sovereign Group, and the award is set to be the biggest annual art prize in Portugal.
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