Portugal, officially the Portuguese Republic, is a unitary semi-presidential republic. It is located in South-Western Europe, on the Iberian Peninsula, and it is the westernmost country of mainland Europe, being bordered by the Atlantic Ocean to the west and south and by Spain to the north and east. Aside from continental Portugal, the Portuguese Republic holds sovereignty over the Atlantic archipelagos of Azores and Madeira, which are autonomous regions of Portugal. The country is named after its second largest city, Porto, whose name derives from Latin "Portus" and Celtic "Cale"
Regional Report: Portugal - navigates towards growthIt has seemed quite a while since Portugal gave “new worlds to the world” from its 15th century explorations under Henry the Navigator, pictured, and John II. However, while there are few physical lands left to Read more...
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In November 2012, Portugal received EU permission to reduce its standard corporate tax rate to 10% for new investments made in Portugal, rather than 25%.
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