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Tech boom lifts Lisbon

A magnet for tourists, Lisbon is now enjoying an unprecedented bonanza of foreign investment in other sectors, driven primarily by tech.

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Lisbon's tech love-in shows no signs of slowing

Lisbon's status as a European tech hub is growing and growing, with international investors flocking to the Portuguese capital.

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Lisbon mayor looks to keep tech momentum moving

Lisbon’s mayor discusses the city’s solutions to business challenges.

Portuguese tech creates FDI boom

Portugal records 15-year high in greenfield tech projects.

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Sun, sea and techs in Madeira

Foreign investors are taking advantage of abundant opportunities in upmarket tourism as well as a burgeoning tech sector on Madeira. 

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Madeira vice-president eyes fiscal independence from Lisbon

The vice-president of Madeira’s regional government tells fDi about the island's struggle to gain financial independence from Portugal. 

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Madeira looks to keep tax advantage

Madeira offers a white-listed preferential tax regime conducive to long-term, productive investments. 

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Inside fDi: how soft factors can influence FDI's hard sell

Countries that can display positive 'soft factors' – such as social peace and tolerance – will stand out to foreign investors. 

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Braga makes the most of its tech talent advantage

With its university, businesses and government working in close harmony, Braga has transformed itself into a tech hotbed. Now it is eyeing an international stage.

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Overseas investors help Évora's elevation

The Portuguese city of Évora is emerging as a hub for aerospace and business services. 

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