Portuguese Parliament delegation visit and shows interest in close business partnerships with Amazon

For the Mayor of Braga there are great possibilities for exchanges between the two cities.
12/08/2016 15h31 - Updated 12/08/2016 15h31
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The formation of business partnerships in various sectors between Brazilian and Portuguese, through an agreement between Manaus and Braga sister cities, in Portugal, It was the focus of a visit made to the Legislative Assembly, on Wednesday (10), by Parliament Authorities Committee of Braga. The Portuguese commission, formed by five people and led by the Mayor of Braga, Ricardo Rio, It was received at the presidential office by deputies David Almeida (PSD), adjuto Afonso (PDT) and Platiny Soares (THE). The office of mayor is equivalent to city mayor.

The visit to the capital of Amazonas is a consideration of kindnesses, since last June, a committee formed by politicians, representatives of the city Manaus and Amazonas business was in Braga, entering into an agreement that recognized the Portuguese city as a sister city of Manaus. For the Mayor of Braga, Ricardo Rio, there are great possibilities for exchanges between the two cities. "We have strong industries and developed trade. We want to attract partners and Manaus has so much potential to do business in Europe, how to attract investors. That is why, we are very happy to meet for the first time this city ", highlighted.

Ricardo Rio, also showed interest in checking why the direct flights between Manaus and Lisbon, the Portuguese Air Transport (TAP), They ceased to be made. "In the world we live in, suppress a direct link is undermining the development. That is why, of our part, We will endeavor to direct flights, can return ", He stressed.

On behalf of the State Legislature, Mr Adjuto Afonso stressed the importance of the visit, saying any possible business opportunities that can generate employment and income for the Amazonian, will always be welcome. "At the moment, gain partners who can represent good business is a path that must be followed. That is why, I consider it important to visit this Portuguese delegation ", he explained. The Portuguese commission is until this Friday (12) In Manaus.

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