Latest Chamber News
Lisbon, 23rd November 2016
Portuguese Chamber at Portugal Exportador
The Chamber team were out in force at the recent Portugal Exportador one-day show at Lisbon’s International Congress Centre on Wednesday 23rd November. Chamber members Effigest and Harwood Hutton joined us to meet and advise dozens of Portuguese companies looking to export their goods and services to the UK in the coming months. Chamber members WWA Consultants also sent relevant material to the show and are happy to advise Portuguese companies in the IT and retail sectors wishing to build their UK business.Read more...
London, 16th November 2016
Companies join forces with Portuguese Chamber to promote moving to Portugal
London, November 16th, at the Millennium Hotel on Sloane Street in Knightsbridge saw some of Portugal’s leading names in property, law, tax advice and currency exchange join the Portuguese Chamber of Commerce in the UK for a full day event promoting the benefits of moving to Portugal to UK residents. The event was organised by the Portuguese Chamberand sponsored by Blevins Franks, Fine & Country Algarve, EDGE International Lawyers and Premier FX. In depth information was provided to guests by speakers from each of the sponsor companies with morning and afternoon seminar sessions followed by Portuguese wine and canapés. The focus of the seminar was the benefits of Portugal’s NRH (non-habitual residence) tax scheme and how it applies to UK nationals. Brexit was one of the major topics covered, with speakers dispelling concerns over the future status of British nationals in Portugal under the scheme.Read more...
Algarve, 10th November 2016
Stephen Hammond MP speaks at the Chamber's Algarve Gala Dinner
Over 100 guests gathered at the Conrad Algarve hotel in Quinta do Lago to hear Stephen Hammond, a leading Conservative MP and Chairman of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Portugal in the British Parliament, outline his thoughts on Brexit and his hopes and fears for the future.Read more...
London, 2nd November 2016
New Portuguese-owned restaurant Caco & Co has recently opened in London W12.
New Portuguese-owned restaurant Caco & Co has recently opened in London W12 9B.
The Caco&Co venue in Shepherd's Bush, 116-118 Askew Road, London W12 9B is a new Mediterranean restaurant concept inspired by an iconic bread made in the Portuguese island of Madeira called "Bolo do Caco". This bread is beautifully and simply made by hand with love, sweet potato flour, sea salt and water, and adds a special flavour to the fish and meat served with it.Read more...
London, 26th October 2016
The Chamber’s 2016 Gala Dinner at London’s Royal Automobile Club.
Over 120 guests attended our 2016 Gala Dinner on 25th October, with dozens of our members and their guests flying in from Portugal to attend the dinner.
Our guest of honour and keynote speaker was the newly-arrived Ambassador of Portugal, Manuel Lobo Antunes, and among our specially invited guests were Tim Loughton MP, Rodney Berkeley of the Department of International Trade, and senior representatives from AICEP Portugal Global, Bloomberg, and Canning House, a.k.a the Hispanic & Luso Brazilian Council.Read more...
24 January 2017
Monthly Networking drinks at Villandry St James SW1
21 February 2017
Monthly Networking drinks at Villandry or Caco and Co, Farringdon
14 March 2017
Monthly Networking Drinks (Place to be confirmed)
24 March 2017
Algarve Spring Networking Lunch at Wild Fire, Vilamoura, Portugal