Infographics | Responding to the covid-19 pandemic ensures “front line” spending increases

Public expenditure is reinforced in the ministries of Health and Solidarity, most affected by the health crisis, as in Education, Higher Education and also Infrastructure and Housing. In a State Budget without major news for the economic portfolios, the greatest need for restraint also involves those that have sovereign functions, such as Defense, Justice, Internal Administration and Foreign Affairs.


OE2021: 'Implementation times' of 'IVAucher' will be subject to specific assessment

'IVAucher' is one of the solutions designed by the Government to stimulate consumption in three of the sectors with significant declines in activity as a result of the covid-19 pandemic, and it is estimated that the total VAT paid by consumers in expenditure on hotels, restaurants and cultural activities carried out in one quarter, be slaughtered in consumption carried out in the same sectors in the following quarter.

IMF: “Support measures are essential to ensure medium-term growth” in Europe

Director of the European Department of the IMF defended that European countries "must do whatever is necessary to contain the pandemic", but also that countries should have plans for the medium term. He recalled the importance of policies in supporting companies' liquidity, as well as ensuring that insolvent but viable companies can remain active.

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.