Portugal submits its official proposal for a Partnership Agreement

Press release: 

On 31 January Commissioner Hahn met Miguel Poiares Maduro, Portuguese Minister for Regional Development in Brussels. Mr Maduro submitted the official draft of Portugal’s Partnership Agreement for EU Funds 2014-2020.

Speaking after the meeting, Commissioner Hahn said, “This document is the outcome of negotiations and exchanges of views that have taken place since more than one year. Structural Funds will be the key source of public investment in Portugal for the next 10 years. It is important to see how they can best be used to support Portugal’s economy and find ways to help in particular SMEs”.

Source: The European Commission - Commissioner Johannes Hahn