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Opening the books on Portugal
PE Probe is a website that aggregates relevant information about Portugal’s economy and finances in English. It showcases statistics, events and documents issued by top organisations across the country. Created by the nonprofit entity Portugal Economy Probe, the website serves as a display window for the country’s assets.
Why it matters
The project is backed by renowned institutions such as the Portuguese Banking Association and the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation. The platform is a unique example of competitors getting together for the greater good of the country. What other cooperation initiatives can competing organisations explore to improve the health of their country’s markets and economy?
PostLance is a unique online marketplace for guerilla marketing services. The tool acts as a platform to match clients and their campaign briefs with guerrilla marketing specialists. The client posts a brief on the site and artists respond with their proposals and recommendations. The client selects their favourite proposal and PostLance facilitates the rest. Registration is free but both parties are charged 3% of the final invoice.
Orange, the French telecommunications operator, has developed a cloud computing offer shaped for small businesses. It offers several software programs developed by its partners, available inexpensively online at any time.