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Portugal china maker VAA dishes out shares to support global push

07 Dec 2018

LISBON Portugal's leading fine china maker Vista Alegre Atlantis (VAA) has launched a secondary share offering to significantly increase its free float and support what it sees as strong growth opportunities in Europe, the Americas and Asia.

Portugal china maker VAA dishes out shares to support global push

07 Dec 2018

LISBON, Dec 7 Portugal's leading fine china maker Vista Alegre Atlantis (VAA) has launched a secondary share offering to significantly increase its free float and support what it sees as strong growth opportunities in Europe, the Americas and Asia.

China hails 'mutual respect' as loops Portugal into belt initiative

05 Dec 2018

LISBON China will always stick to "mutual respect" in its efforts to deal with global challenges, President Xi Jinping said on Wednesday in Lisbon, where he signed agreements to link Portugal to Beijing's belt and road initiative.

Presidente Xi quer aprofundar parceria com Portugal, reforçar projectos

04 Dec 2018

LISBOA, Dec 4 A China quer aprofundar a parceria estratégica com Portugal, reforçando os projectos actuais e as trocas comerciais, visando criar novos pontos de crescimento e benefícios mútuos, disse o presidente chinês Xi Jinping.

Portugal's EDP expects $10 billion Three Gorges bid to run into 2019

03 Dec 2018

LISBON A $10 billion bid by China Three Gorges for EDP-Energias de Portugal will run into next year because of the regulatory hurdles still to be cleared, the Portuguese power utility's chief executive said on Monday.

Portugal banks accelerate NPL reduction-Cenbank

27 Nov 2018

LISBON, Nov 27 Portuguese banks have accelerated their reduction of bad loans and are on course to solve the problem soon, even though their comparative NPL ratios still far exceed the European average and are higher than in Italy, the deputy head of the central bank said.

Web Summit helping Lisbon to 'reboot' as tech start-up hub, says founder

05 Nov 2018

LISBON Web Summit, Europe's biggest technology conference, is helping to stoke a "reboot" of Portugal's capital city as a start-up hub as the country continues its emergence from a crippling debt crisis, the event's founder said.

Exclusive - Eurogroup's Centeno confident of budget deal between Rome and EU

22 Oct 2018

LISBON Eurogroup head Mario Centeno said on Monday the latest messages from Rome and the European Commission over Italy's 2019 budget are "very positive" and he expects agreement to be reached on the blueprint.

Exclusive: Eurogroup's Centeno confident of budget deal between Rome and EU

22 Oct 2018

LISBON Eurogroup head Mario Centeno said on Monday the latest messages from Rome and the European Commission over Italy's 2019 budget are "very positive" and he expects agreement to be reached on the blueprint.

Altice Portugal wants to move into financial services - CEO

17 Oct 2018

LISBON The Portuguese unit of telecoms firm Altice is actively discussing expanding into financial services in 2019 and is in talks with two banks about how to do it, the company's chief executive Alexandre Fonseca said.

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