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WTIP database Updated
More than 60 indicators in the WTIP database were just updated. It is recalled that the update takes place every three months, based on information gathered from various entities.
2010.12.28
WTIP database updated!
More than 60 indicators in the WTIP database were just updated. It is recalled that the update takes place every three months, based on information gathered from various entities
2009.07.23
Newsletter 7/2009 – Special Edition Municipalities: Santa Maria da Feira
WTIP has just released the latest newsletter Special Edition dedicated to Santa Maria da Feira. For further information, please click here.
2009.06.08

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Portugal Raises Over €260 Billion In Panda Bonds  South EU Summit

Portugal is the first eurozone country to tap into China's bond market. Investor demand was strong for 3-year notes with a yield of 4.09%

Hyatt to Launch in Portugal, Eyes Expansion & RevPAR Growth  Yahoo Finance

Hyatt Hotels Corporation H announced that its affiliate inked a franchise deal with Realtejo – Hotelaria e Turismo, S.A., to develop the first Hyatt branded hotel in ...

Maersk invests €1.5M in Portuguese hot startup HUUB which uses AI to manage logistics fashion tech platform  Silicon Canals

HUUB has raised around €1.5 million funding in a new investment round led by Maersk's Corporate Venture unit Maersk Growth.

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Vila Verde and Amares prepare technological park with 100 hectare

Next to the river Homem a business park with 100 hectare dedicated to technology, innovation and knowledge is planned by the municipalities Vila Verde and Amares, involving several partners of the region.

2007.07.31
Portugal makes a strong option on the qualification of human resources
The secretary of state for Employment and Vocational Training, Fernando Medina, emphasised that the qualification of human resources through the programme "Novas Oportunidades" (New Opportunities) and vocational training are the main tasks of the next National Strategic Reference Framework (NSRF). There are already 250.000 people enrolled in the initiative "Novas Oportunidades". 70% of the resources of the Operational Programme for Human Potential of the next NSRF will be allocated to the re-qualification of human resources.
2007.06.20
Special Funding for investments in Tourism

On 5th June 2007 the Portuguese government signed a protocol with 15 banks for an opening of a credit of 120 million Euros, appointed to the support of feasible tourism related projects which fulfil the objectives of the National Strategic Tourism Plan (PENT).

View Plano estratégico nacional do Turismo (In Portuguese) (3,29 MB)
2007.06.05

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Economic Short-term Synthesis March 2007 – Statistics Portugal (in portuguese)
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2007.04.30
European Innovation Progress Report Portugal 2006
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2007.04.11
Renewable Energy Country Attractiveness Indices report
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2007.03.26