Cabo Verde (Cape Verde) received over 644,000 tourists in 2016, a figure that represents an increase of 13.2% over that recorded a year earlier, according to the Tourism Statistics for the fourth quarter and for the whole of 2016 published by the National Statistics Institute (INE).
The number of overnight stays registered in hotel establishments throughout the year reached 4.09 million, 10.3% … More
Cabo Verde’s (Cape Verde’s) airports in 2016 recorded annual growth of 11.5% in passengers and 9.1% in the number of aircraft movements, airport and air safety company Aeroportos e Segurança Aérea (ASA) said recently.
The ASA statistical bulletin showed that in 2016 over 2.2 million passengers passed through the archipelago’s airports, and the increase occurred in all seven airports in the country, … More
The Cabo Verde (Cape Verde) Stock Exchange (BCV) ended 2016 with a market capitalisation of 67.775 billion escudos (US$646.6 billion), which represents an annual increase of 8.5%, according to the BCV annual report.
The document said that despite having been a slight decrease in the number of listed securities (-2.5%), the total value of transactions in the primary market increased again (9.2%) … More
The two- or three-way relationship between China and the Portuguese-speaking countries will be in focus on 21 February, at an international conference due to be held in Lisbon where Macau’s role as a contact platform will be a central theme.
The conference called, “Macau, a bridge in the China-Portuguese-speaking Countries economic relationship,” for which the Macauhub news agency is media partner, will enhance the role of Forum Macau, which is considered by a number of players in relations between China, Portugal and Portuguese-speaking countries as an opportunity for businesses, particularly to fund projects. … More
Twelve companies have submitted proposals to the public tender for design and construction of the Services Complex for Trade Cooperation between China and Portuguese-speaking Countries, said the Macau Lands, Public Works and Transport Bureau.
The future Services Complex will be located in central area of the Macau peninsula an area of about 14,200 m2, and the construction work is likely to start … More
Portugal will support Cabo Verde (Cape Verde) with funding of 120 million euros under the new Strategic Cooperation Programme (PEC) for 2017/2021, which will be signed on Monday in Praia at the summit between the two countries, the Portuguese ambassador to Cabo Verde said on Thursday.
Helena Paiva also told Portuguese news agency Lusa that education, language and culture, science and innovation, … More