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Ambassador Randi Charno Levine Remarks at AmCham Dinner

(As prepared) Your Excellency, Mr. President and advisors, American Chamber of Commerce in Portugal, President and Directors, Ambassador from the Ukraine, Representatives from the Municipal and National governments, American and Portuguese business owners and executives  Friends and colleagues. Good evening! It is a pleasure to share this lovely evening with all of you – and ...
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Travel Advisory: U.S. Passport Holders may now use Automated E-Gates at Immigration when Arriving to Portugal

TO: U.S. Citizens in Portugal U.S. passport holders may now use automated E-Gates at immigration when arriving to Portugal. As a result of severe delays and a surge of tourists, the Portuguese Authorities have extended the RAPID4ALL System to U.S. passport holders. This program is expected to significantly reduce the time it takes for citizens ...
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Alert:  U.S. Embassy (Lisbon, Portugal)

Alert:  U.S. Embassy (Lisbon, Portugal) (June 13, 2022) Location:  Lisbon’s Humberto Delgado International Airport   Event:  Significant Delays at Passport Control for Arriving Passengers Unscheduled strikes by inspectors from the Portuguese Immigration and Border Service (SEF) at Lisbon’s Humberto Delgado International Airport, and other staffing issues, have caused delays of four hours or more for passengers ...
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47th United States – Portugal Standing Bilateral Commission

47th UNITED STATES – PORTUGAL STANDING BILATERAL COMMISSION Washington D.C., June 8, 2022 JOINT STATEMENT  The 47th Session of the United States-Portugal Standing Bilateral Commission (SBC) met on June 8, 2022, in Washington D.C. to discuss bilateral and international affairs, and underscore the common values that bind the two countries and their citizens.  The SBC ...
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