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Around 40% of accommodation in Madeira had guests in November

Between January and November 2020, overnight stays in tourist accommodation in Madeira registered a decrease of 66,1% compared to the same period of the previous year, reaching around 2,6 million, while total and room income fell by 68,2% and 68,3 , XNUMX%.
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PremiumPS and PSD want changes to the Tax Benefits Statute presented by the Republic

PS asks that the diploma go down to specialty in the Assembly of the Republic without being voted on and PSD warns that moves put the IBC in “serious risk”.

PremiumMessageHub already sends half a million monthly messages worldwide

Nearsoft wants to bet on digital marketing to grow its bulk text messaging service. Ambition involves finding customers among small and medium-sized entrepreneurs. And increase product internationalization.

Premium“The fact that women have less access to management positions causes a salary gap”

Socialist deputy in the Legislative Assembly of Madeira points the finger at the PSD for blocking parity in the regional elections. And he argues that quotas make sense until society evolves to be more egalitarian and more just.

PremiumMadeira invests 20 million euros to support local productions

Maintenance of funds from the POSEI community program, combined with the Regional Budget, reverted to the agricultural ranks of the region, but also to the marketing and production of wine, bananas and sugar cane.

Madeira says proposal to change Free Zone rules "is absurd"

The President of the Government of Madeira stated that "this idea of ​​destroying what is ours to favor foreign competitors is perfectly absurd and ridiculous", indicating that talks are taking place with the government and with national authorities in order to guarantee the continuity of the IBC.

Covid-19: More than half of the cases in Madeira in 2020 diagnosed in December

Taking into account the daily bulletins of the Regional Secretariat for Health and Civil Protection, it is possible to conclude that in December alone, 967 cases of infection with the new coronavirus were registered in the Autonomous Region of Madeira, which represents 54,9% of the total verified throughout the year (1.760).

Quick Answers: find out what are the new measures to prevent the spread of Covid-19 in Madeira

Among the measures that come into force in Madeira is the limitation of circulation on the public road between 23 pm and 00 am. Tests will be carried out on covid-05 in schools, and more restrictions will be applied to the opening hours of bars and restaurants.

1.015 vaccines against covid-19 have already been administered in Madeira

Of the total vaccines administered in the region against covid-19, 965 were for health service professionals in the region and 50 for Residential Structures for the Elderly (29 in elderly users and 21 in professionals).

President of the Madeira Assembly insists on urgent European support to companies and society

The President of the Assembly of Madeira warned of the consequences caused by the pandemic, in the areas of health, economic, and social, reinforcing that people "are experiencing great deprivations, it is necessary that the 'financial bazooka' be triggered quickly".

Covid-19: Madeira has carried out more than 11 thousand rapid antigen tests in education

The covid-19 testing operation in schools in the region has already passed through Funchal, Câmara de Lobos, Porto Moniz, Ribeira Brava, Ponta do Sol, São Vicente, Calheta, Machico, Santana, Santa Cruz, Porto Santo.

Outermost regions should receive specific additional allocation of € 1,1 billion

The guarantee was given by Elisa Ferreira. This support will be provided through the European Regional Development Fund.

Madeira: PS wants temporary and exceptional support for workers

The PS wanted this support to include workers who are in need “to miss work for reasons of assistance to dependents in their care, with disabilities or chronic illness, regardless of age, because they are a risk to their loved ones. care ”, in the context of the current epidemiological situation of Covid-19.

Albuquerque meets with São Vicente's city council executive to address storm damage

A note from the Madeiran executive says that at this stage "the determination of damages and damages, both in infrastructure and in housing", caused by the December 25 storm, has already been done.

PremiumRegional economy begins to see light at the end of the tunnel

Madeiran officials expect to resume in the second half of this year, and the slowdown in the decline in the regional economic activity indicator justifies some optimism. However, the impact of the crisis on the tourism sector can complicate the accounts.
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