Portugal bids for slice of European funding

Portugal bids for slice of European funding

Portugal has joined the list of European countries bidding for a slice of the €315 billion “give away” announced by Jean-Claude Juncker, head of the European Commission.
Countries are being encouraged to submit bids for the financing of “investment projects”.
Portugal’s 113 projects centre on improvements to transport infrastructures and all the country’s airports, social plans and upgrades within the energy sector.
The applications top €30 billion.