with the Secretary of State for TourismTue Apr 4th 2017 at 12:15
Algarve, Hilton Vilamoura as Cascatas Golf Resort & Spa, R. da Torre d'Água, Lote 4.11.1B, VilamouraAlgarve https://www.myguidealgarve.com/events/bpcc-lunch-debate VISIT WEBSITE
The Secretary of State for Tourism, Dr.ª Ana Mendes Godinho, will be guest speaker at a lunch-debate on 4th April, where she will take attendees through the “365 Algarve Programme”, the plan for the 365 days of the year that includes actions to promote out of season tourism, and will also explain the financial support and incentives for foreign investors as well as for those who already live in Portugal.
With the vast majority of BPCC members in the Algarve having a direct or indirect reliance on tourism, and with seasonal fluctuations still being the region’s main concern, knowing exactly how government supports and promotes this sector is of vital importance to all working and living in this nationally important area.
Many studies suggest that there are ample opportunities to promote the region beyond it’s general perception as a “summertime' holiday destination. It’s business community continues to strive in promoting its year-round attractions. However, there is concern that the “Algarve voice” does not get the hearing it warrants in Lisbon’s corridors of power and that more could and should be done to assist this economically vital region for the good of Portugal as a whole.
Price per person: Members 28€ + IVA and Non-Members 38€ + IVA
If you wish to participate, download and complete the booking form below and return it to the British-Portuguese Chamber of Commerce before 31 March.
Places are limited and bookings will be accepted on first come first served basis.
Those members who have qualified for “early-bird” vouchers by paying their Chamber membership fee promptly may redeem their vouchers for this event (remember, just one voucher per person, per event – advance payments only).
This event is organised by the British-Portuguese Chamber of Commerce and has the collaboration of ANJE – Associação Nacional de Jovens Empresários, and the French-Portuguese Chamber of Commerce.
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