G20 promises not to give up any effort to guarantee access to vaccine for covid-19

Laboratories in G20 states compete to advertise the vaccine, be it Pfizer (USA), BionTech (Germany) or Modern American society, massive experiments in China or fast-paced research in Russia. But the G20 does not explicitly mention the amount of 28 billion dollars (23,6 billion euros), including 4,2 billion in emergencies claimed by international organizations to deal with a disease that has already killed more than 1,3 millions of people.
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Companies will be able to pay VAT and Social Security up to six installments without interest. Income from catering and trade will be supported

Next week, measures to support trade rents will also be announced to ensure additional support for all sectors, particularly catering and trade, which are being "hit hard by this crisis," said the prime minister. The possibility of payment in installments refers to the November VAT, and to Social Security contributions for November and December.

Prohibition of circulation and establishments closed after 13 pm remains on the weekend and is extended to December holidays

This restriction will continue during the next State of Emergency from November 24th to December 8th for very high risk municipalities in the country, which at the moment are 127.

Government to ban circulation between municipalities on the holidays of December 1 and 8

The prime minister announced today what measures will take effect between November 24 and December 8 during the State of Emergency.

November 30 and December 7: schools closed, civil service does not work and Government asks companies to lay off workers

The Prime Minister also announced today that the country will be divided into four scales depending on the level of new cases it presents.
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JE personalities: Sousa Franco - The euro minister

Sousa Franco died unexpectedly in the summer of 2004, at the age of 61. Today, few remember his name as responsible for Portugal's accession to the “forefront” of the single currency.

Jornal Económico website had 4,4 million visits in October

The online edition of Jornal Económico ended October with a total of 2,1 million users, 1% more than in the previous month. Multimedia platform JE TV reaches record with 127 thousand monthly views, in October.

Have questions about the lay-off? JE answers your questions

Are you in lay-off and want to see some of your doubts clarified? Send your question to economize@jornaleconomico.pt and ask your question. See it answered in this article.

Future of water, business advocacy, Portuguese wines and much more: discover the JE Specials in November

The Jornal Económico Specials and Supplements are multiplatform products - in paper, online and video - that combine quality journalism with commercial potential and reach an audience of over one million readers and viewers, who buy the paper edition or visit our website every month.

UK eases Christmas restrictions to facilitate family reunions

The Prime Minister of the United Kingdom will detail his plan on Monday to reinstate a three-tier system of restrictions from December 02, the end of the confinement measures enacted in England on November 05. The new plan foresees a pause in some of the social limitations between 22 and 28 December, although this is pending an agreement for a similar timetable with the other countries of the United Kingdom, and Boris Johnson should agree with the autonomous governments Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Brazil registers over 32.622 infected and 376 deaths by covid-19

Brazil has an incidence rate of 2.880 cases per 100 thousand inhabitants.

United States exceeds 12 million infected by covid-19

The United States added another 155.377 new infections and 1.291 deaths. The 12 million case barrier was broken just six days after the United States reached 11 million infections and just 12 days after reaching 10 million.

Germany records 15.741 positives and 138 deaths from covid-19

The number of positive cases since the beginning of the pandemic in the country, in January, amounts to 918.269, with 14.022 fatalities.

Find out what are the restrictions in force in the 278 municipalities of mainland Portugal until December 8

Across the country, it will become mandatory from next Tuesday: mandatory use of a mask in the workplace; tolerance of time, suspension of teaching activity and call for the dismissal of private sector workers on November 30 and December 7; limitation of movement of people between municipalities between 27 November and 2 December and between 4 December and 8 December.

Enough postpones next Sunday's National Council

The Enough will postpone the National Council scheduled for next Sunday, November 29, justifying the decision with "restrictions that will be in force" and not to "disrespect" the Portuguese, today announced the party.

Visionaries and innovators discuss Law and Technology at Abreu Advogados

The 23nd edition of the Lisbon, Law & Tech conference takes place from 26 to 2 November, the digital international event organized by the Knowledge Institute of Abreu Advogados.

See here the winning projects of the Food & Nutrition Awards 2019

The award ceremony of the 10th edition of the Food & Nutrition Awards took place last Tuesday, November 17th. Remember in this article all the winners.

IA: the future and the present of trading

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The development of new technologies in a pandemic period

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2019 Food & Nutrition Awards: meet the winners here

The winners of the 10th edition of the Food & Nutrition Awards are known this afternoon, in a ceremony held entirely in digital format.

Watch the Webinar now: The importance of having a strategy for the entire transaction life cycle

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Budget in twelfths in 2021? “This is complicating the country's life”, warns Costa

The prime minister today warned parliamentary parties of the risks of managing Portugal in 2021 without an approved State Budget and during a pandemic and economic crisis.

Costa says that the State of Emergency law allows the PCP to hold its congress

"Even if the Government wanted to, even if the Assembly of the Republic wanted to, even if the President of the Republic wanted to, none of us could" prohibit the PCP Congress in Loures due to the law in force, explained the Prime Minister today.

Rui Rio considers that law does not prevent postponement of the PCP Congress

The PSD president defended today that the state of emergency law "does not say that the communist" congress "cannot be postponed", accusing the Government of "protecting the PCP" and refusing to "treat all Portuguese equally".

CAP criticizes government decree on 'green electricity'

CAP completely rejects the wording of the decree, which is misleading or misleading in relation to what has been approved and is in force, and requires that the ordinance regulates what has actually been approved by Parliament. The Government - any Government - cannot regulate through an ordinance, specifically contrary to what the Budget Law approved.

ISQ is conducting trials for a 100% Portuguese ventilator and is preparing to do the same with vaccines against Covid-19

This company recalls that it has laboratories “that guarantee the quality of the results, tests in the cold chain (including freezing or deep-freezing) of pharmaceutical products, mapping of all equipment for transporting and storing medicines, as well as accredited tests and calibrations, in various continuous temperature ranges down to -100 ° C, as well as at the fixed point -196 ° C ”.

"I will not hesitate a second to approve renewals of the State of Emergency", highlights Marcelo

The President of the Republic classified as "probable" the arrival of "a third wave between January and February" and that this "will be all the greater if the numbers are elevated a month earlier".

Movement “On bread and water” demonstrates in front of Parliament next Wednesday

Restoration businesspeople demonstrate again in Lisbon. Movement says that 40 buses will arrive from all over the country. The chosen day has an “increased symbolism that is the limit day for the payment of taxes to the state, at a time of clear despair and uncertainty” for businessmen and workers, says the movement.

Premium'Suspense' about new concession and state entry leaves CTT without a certain destination

OE2021 negotiation put the State's entry back on the agenda, at a time when the concession of the postal service comes to an end and renewal is not guaranteed. Company is 'hostage', warn analysts.

PremiumEuropean Economic Commissioner: “Portugal is much stronger than in the previous crisis”

European Economy Commissioner Paolo Gentiloni warns of the consequences of withdrawing support measures too soon and encourages countries to use the loans provided for in the Recovery Plan.

Premium"The State must recover its control position in CTT"

Nationalization or capital increase for state entry can ensure public service, says Manuel Pizarro.

Insurance savings products will have to be redesigned

Pending the European Savings Product, PEPP, national insurers are adapting to new offers in a difficult context. New tax incentives were in place to increase the motivation for savings.

Savings and digital literacy will be key to face crisis

Despite the reduction in income that many Portuguese experienced, the decrease in economic activity and confinement also leads to less consumption, so saving is possible and desirable.

“National Plan for Financial Education is cited as an example to follow”

Unlike other countries, financial literacy in Portugal goes through the “permanent link” between supervisors in the financial sector. “It gives you strength,” says Eduardo Pereira.

EDP ​​returns to the Web Summit ready to invest in companies that accelerate the energy transition

EDP ​​Ventures has 33 companies in its portfolio, but still has 30 million euros available for disruptive projects that focus on decarbonization.

Technological innovation in health is fundamental but always with the inclusion of users and professionals

Despite the fundamental role that technology and information systems will play in the provision of healthcare in the future, they will have to focus on the user and include professionals in the transformation, so that these vehicles and techniques are used properly. This idea was defended in the panel promoted by Accenture on “Innovation and sustainable health trends”, which was moderated by Jornal Económico, included in the Social Responsibility Week.

Portuguese project wants to encourage municipalities to adopt and meet 17 sustainable UN objectives

By 2030, ODSlocal expects the 308 Portuguese municipalities to adopt strategies and policies that act in line with the 17 UN Sustainable Objectives. To JE, the creator and founder of the initiative explains that the project's main objective is to contribute to the elaboration of strategies adjusted to the reality of each municipality through a personalized monitoring that takes into account, and values, local specificities.

Portuguese proptech startup promises home purchase in just 48 hours

Sell ​​and Go is a new Portuguese proptech startup that presents proposals to buy real estate in just 48 hours with the chance of immediately signing a promise contract and receiving a signal right away.

Portugal continues to be a great destination for real estate investment

Housers, the platform for participatory financing in Southern Europe, reveals eight reasons why Portugal continues to be a great destination for real estate investment.

Shopping centers file complaint against state in Brussels over rents

The Portuguese Association of Shopping Centers will file a complaint from the Portuguese State to Brussels regarding the measures approved in the Supplementary Budget regarding discounts on tenants' rent.

Unemployed Accommodation and Restaurants increase more than 83% in October

According to the IEFP, the total number of unemployed in the Accommodation, Catering and Similar activities increased 83,1% in October 2020, compared to October 2019.

Covid-19: “Hole” in airlines is over 200 billion euros - says IATA

In addition to the government aid already received of US $ 160 billion, airlines will need an additional US $ 80 thousand to avoid bankruptcy - says the IATA director general.

Sintra builds new bike lanes

There are almost 2 km of pedestrian and cycling path between Colares and Praia Grande. The work on the bike path in Portela de Sintra also started this week. Global investment value: 1,2 M €
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UK eases Christmas restrictions to facilitate family reunions

The Prime Minister of the United Kingdom will detail his plan on Monday to reinstate a three-tier system of restrictions from December 02, the end of the confinement measures enacted in England on November 05. The new plan foresees a pause in some of the social limitations between 22 and 28 December, although this is pending an agreement for a similar timetable with the other countries of the United Kingdom, and Boris Johnson should agree with the autonomous governments Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.

G20 promises not to give up any effort to guarantee access to vaccine for covid-19

Laboratories in G20 states compete to advertise the vaccine, be it Pfizer (USA), BionTech (Germany) or Modern American society, massive experiments in China or fast-paced research in Russia. But the G20 does not explicitly mention the amount of 28 billion dollars (23,6 billion euros), including 4,2 billion in emergencies claimed by international organizations to deal with a disease that has already killed more than 1,3 millions of people.

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