Economy

The Municipality of Porto launches business support line “Revitaliza Porto.”

Miguel Nogueira

Starting this Friday, economic operators in town can count on the specialised service of the support line “Revitaliza Porto”. This is a free support service launched by the Municipality of Porto, via InvestPorto, whose goal is to support the business community in the city of Porto in the response to the pandemic crisis.

Thus, the support line “Revitaliza Porto.” enables to present questions and problems, clarify doubts, ask for expert advice and get information on the latest support measures to each business.

Access is simple, free and safe. Submit a request by answering the query available at InvestPorto or call number 220 100 220 of the support line Porto. and select option 4.

“Each request will be assessed by a multidisciplinary team that includes InvestPorto technicians and specialized consultants in incentives, support measures to companies and investors (both at national and at municipal levels), means of financing, taxation and other business issues”, highlights councillor for Economy, Tourism and Trade, Ricardo Valente.

Once the request is submitted, the team will seek the most suitable answers and give applicants feedback. For further details on the “Revitaliza Porto.” support line, and other support measures to fight Covid-19, consult the investment office of the Municipality of Porto via the link www.investporto.pt.

Alongside this initiative, the Municipality of Porto has promoted a support package to help boost the local economy. The first set of measures was approved in April, and the following months other initiatives were implemented, such as the extension of the esplanade spaces, and the exemption of municipal fees that will be extended until the end of 2021, as recently announced by the Municipal executive.