Latest Chamber News
London, 23rd August 2016
The unfortunate cost of a homemade will
John Cato, from UK-based Cato Solicitors - who are members of the Portuguese Chamber of Commerce in the UK, describes the cross border legal mess caused by a homemade will and emphasizes the importance of having both English and Portuguese synchronised wills.
London 29th June 2016
The Chamber was surprised by the UK’s recent Brexit vote, but we are keen to reassure all our members that the UK is open for business as usual and we are confident that, once this initial period of uncertainty has passed, much clearer information will be available.
In the coming weeks and months, the Chamber intends to gather together the ‘Brexit’ information that may affect our member companies and circulate it, either via events or regular briefing notes, to ensure that your business decisions regarding the UK will be made based on fact, not fiction. We are here to help and stand ready to answer any questions you may have.
London, 10th June 2016
Conference "Business in Portuguese – Meet Business Leaders from Portuguese-Speaking Countries”
The Portuguese Chamber organised the second Business in Portuguese conference and networking lunch on Wednesday 8th June at the European HQ of Bloomberg in London.
Our conference partners were Bloomberg, the world-leading news and financial data organization, and the Business Confederation of the Community of Portuguese-Speaking Countries (CE-CPLP).
The conference discussed business opportunities in the Portuguese-speaking countries of Angola, Brazil, Cape Verde, Equatorial Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Mozambique, Portugal, Sao Tomé and Timor with an audience of 150+ potential investors from the City of London.Read more...
London, 24th May 2016
Portuguese Chamber event during London Technology Week 2016
The Portuguese Chamber of Commerce is organising an event for Portuguese companies looking at the UK to expand. This will be a seminar held at Blick Rothenberg on the 20th June 2016 (the first day of London Technology Week), from 4.30pm to 7.30pm. The seminar will cover tech investment in the UK, information and advantages of setting-up a tech company here, and 2 case-studies.Read more...
London, 16th May 2016
Business in Portuguese conference at Bloomberg on 8th June 2016
The Portuguese Chamber is organising this half day conference and networking lunch on Wednesday 8th June from 9am to 2pm.
The conference will present business opportunities in Portuguese-speaking countries (Angola, Brazil, Cape Verde, Equatorial Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Mozambique, Portugal, Sao Tomé, Timor) to potential investors in the City of London.
Our conference partners are Bloomberg, the world-leading news and financial data organization, and the Business Confederation of the Community of Portuguese-Speaking Countries (CE-CPLP).
The Portuguese-speaking (Lusophone) countries across the globe cover a land mass the size of Canada and contain over 290 million people. The investment opportunities in Brazil, Angola and Mozambique, in particular, are outstanding.Read more...
London, 3rd May 2016
Portuguese Chamber Corporate member Blick Rothenberg releases a updated version of the guide "Establishing a Business in the UK"
Our Corporate member Blick Rothenberg releases a comprehensive guide that provides information on tax, accounting and commercial issues that overseas businesses need to consider when looking to set up operations in the UK.Read more...
26 September 2016 - Portuguese Chamber Monthly Networking Drinks, The Villandry Café, London SW1
30 September 2016 - Portuguese Chamber Algarve Autumn Networking Lunch, Xenia Resaurant in Dunas Douradas, Almancil, Algarve
11 October 2016 - Portuguese Chamber Monthly Networking Drinks, Venue TBC
25 October 2016 - Portuguese Chamber Annual Gala Dinner, Royal Automobile Club, London SW1
10 November 2016 - Portuguese Chamber Annual Algarve Gala Dinner, Hotel Conrad, Quinta do Lago, Algarve