by Déborah Coutinho
It’s no news that Portugal is a top choice for foreign investors for the past years. Portuguese government’s initiatives, such as the Golden Visa Program, launched in 2012, and other urban renewal projects have helped to establish Portugal as an attractive destination for foreign companies and investors.
But why is Portugal an excellent option for investment in 2020? What makes this European country a key touristic and investor destination in the old continent? Why would a businessperson move to Portugal with family? The following list brings some insights. Also, you can find investment options in this article that will help to start your 2020 with a new perspective.
1 – Strategic location
Portugal is strategically located at a meeting point between three continents – Europe, Africa, and North America. Therefore, Portugal is central to major international routes. With five hours difference to New York, Lisbon is the nearest European city to the American continent. At the same time, Portugal’s time zone is only three hours away from Moscow time.
If you are a businessperson frequently traveling across the globe attending conferences and meetings, living in Portugal will connect you easily and fast with many destinations.