José Mendes at the International Club of Portugal

Minister for Mobility says electric car revolution will gain critical mass within three years The electric car will have overtaken sales of traditional internal combustion vehicles in Portugal within three years according to the Secretary of State for Mobility, José Mendes. Addressing a select number of business leaders at a lunch at the International Club […]

Qatar sets sights on Lisbon South Bay investment

Brown field land assets on the south bank of Lisbon’s Tagus River have received a visit from a diplomatic delegation from the Kingdom of Qatar. Led by the Qatar ambassador in Portugal and a group of Brazilian business leaders from São Paulo, the guided visit of former industrial sites in Almada was conducted by the […]

Court authorises CGD to call in €6.6 million debt from Joe Berardo

A Funchal court has given Portuguese State bank Caixa Geral de Depósitos the right to call in a €6.6 million debt from art collector and entrepreneur Joe Berardo. The ruling was made over a series of loans requested from the bank by the entrepreneur which he needed to buy shares in a private rival bank […]

EDP shareholders to decide China Three Gorges takeover bid

Leading shareholders and board members at Portugal’s energy giant EDP will decide today to accept of reject a takeover bid from Chinese power utility China Tree Gorges. Nine questions will be settled at the Board General Assembly meeting which is considered to be one of the most important meetings in the company’s history. The meeting, […]

Boavista Golf and Spa
Spotlight on our Patron members!

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 thought I would send you a (very) belated thank you and well done for the Algarve event, George and I had a great time and made some useful connections. - Algarve Gala Dinner 2018
Christopher Grubb
Corporate FX Risk Management, AFEX
Thank you on behalf of Recactiv for all of your efforts with the investor list and for your time yesterday.
Although it was a first, I believe we will do it again sometime in the future. The Portuguese Chamber is the only official cross business organisation focused on Portugal. - Starting in the UK Programme
Michael E. J. Stagnetto
Business Development, Recactiv
Thank you for an excellent night at the Portuguese Chamber Gala Dinner. Much was achieved and we will be looking to take advantage of the very obvious benefits membership brings - London Gala Dinner 2018
Robert Miller
Ex General Manager, CGD
I just wanted to reach out and say thank you to you and your team. These events are getting better and better and the organisation from all concerned is excellent – thank you. For next year once the dates once confirmed - we will be present - Moving to Portugal Shows and Seminars 31 October 2018
Manish J. Gokani
Head Of UK & Europe, Currencies 4 You