I Portugal-China Economic Forum 2016

I Portugal-China Economic Forum 2016

The Portugal-China Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCILC) and AIP Foundation organized the I Portugal-China Economic Forum, a multissectorial initiative, which took place in Lisbon, last 15th and 16th of November 2016, at the Portugal Main Exhibition Center (FIL).

This Forum counted with the support of the Government of Portugal, the Chinese Embassy in Lisbon and AICEP (the export and foreign investment portuguese agency). The opening cerimony had the presence of the Minister of Economy, Manuel Caldeira Cabral, the Chinese Ambassador in Lisbon, Cai Run, the President of AICEP, Miguel Frasquilho, as well as the main partners of the event, in a room with about 300 business and institucional personalities, regarding both countries relations. 

The session ended with a visit to the Trade and Investment Fair, which had B2B meeting between Portuguese and Chinese companies, Business Conferences and spaces for exhibition. 

The III Portugal-China Gala closed the second day (16th), with a special dinner and the Business Merit Awards, given to the most prominent companies and institutions regarding the economic relations between Portugal and China.