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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 set to halve borrowing costs in 2017 as "junk" label fades
Reuters
The fact that Portugal has far less outstanding bonds than neighbouring Spain and Italy has also compressed yields as investors struggle to find bonds with the ECB buying up a large chunk of the market through its asset purchase scheme. But the trend ...

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US investor opens office in Lisbon, seeks to snap up assets
Reuters
But he has now opened an office in Lisbon and is looking at investment opportunities, including real estate and technology companies. Portugal is seeing a boom in property and its technology sector is growing, not least thanks to Web Summit - one of ...

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Portuguese economy better than expected

While most countries have confirmed their economies suffered heavily at the hands of the global economic slowdown which started last year, Portugal this week learnt, contrary to initial expectations, that its economy had not contracted last year in relation to 2007, as had been widely predicted in provisional estimates.

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2009.03.14
Portugal improved in 2009 Index of Economic Freedom

Portugal's economic freedom score is 64.9, making its economy the 53rd freest (out of 183 countries) in the 2009 Index. Its score is 1 point higher than last year, reflecting improvements in five of the 10 economic freedoms, particularly financial freedom. Portugal is ranked 25th out of 43 countries in the Europe region, and its overall score is above the world average.

2009.03.10
OECD Review of Budgeting in Portugal

The review of budgeting in Portugal was carried out at the request of the Portuguese authories and concentrates on the national government only.
The objective of OECD budgeting peer reviews is to provide a comprehensive overview of the budget process in the country under examination, to evaluate national experiences in the light of international best practice, and to provide specific policy recommendations.

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2009.03.09

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Portugal Economical Snapshot 2010
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2010.12.28