Portugal GDP finally returns to 2008 levels

Portugal GDP finally returns to 2008 levels

Portugal’s economic history of economic growth over the last 20 years has been one of mediocrity regularly punctured by the truly awful. The global economic crisis that began in 2008 was pretty tough for most countries in the world, but the Portuguese economy...
EU gravy train keeps on rolling for Portugal

EU gravy train keeps on rolling for Portugal

One benefit of being one of the poorer countries in Europe is that the EU keeps on throwing more money at Portugal, most of which is directed at businesses of all sizes who can contrive a means of fitting into a category deemed worthy of subsidising. Generally...
World Leading Companies Move to Porto & Lisbon

World Leading Companies Move to Porto & Lisbon

There are some big companies setting up technology hubs in Porto and Lisbon, including Mercedes-Benz, Google and Amazon. The Portuguese Government has bent over backward to create a more business friendly environment for foreign companies, costs are typically low...