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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?
Online platform Joy de Vivre was launched to connect start-up businesses with innovative ideas and investors. New product ideas are introduced on the website, with the aim of attracting enough investors to start the production of a new product.
The main Russian telecommunications company has developed a mobile application that allows access to public services. This has made it far easier for people to obtain information and manage accounts online, without having to visit state institutions and avoiding long queues.