Portugal reforms tourism with role for its embassies

Portugal’s C&I industry is facing a shake up after Portugal’s Prime Minister announced major tourism infrastructural reforms. Speaking at the World Travel and Tourism Council summit in Vilamoura, José Manuel Durao Barroso said he planned to involve the country’s overseas embassies in promoting the tourism sector. ICEP (Portuguese Tourist Board) conference and incentive manager Henrique de Moser confirmed there were plans for the NTOs to work more closely with the embassies, but said it was too early to know what the implications would be for the UK office.

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