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Information: Marta Guerreiro announces certification of the Azores as sustainable tourist destination
 The Regional Secretary for Energy, Environment and Tourism announced today that the Azores have been certified as a sustainable tourist destination, through EarthCheck certifier and under the strict criteria of the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC).  "We are the first and only archipelago in the world bearing this certification" as well as "the only region in Portugal among a ... more >>

Information: Ana Cunha highlights investment in creation and upgrading of viewpoints on regional roads
The Regional Secretary for Transport and Public Works highlighted in Calheta, São Jorge Island, the investment that the Regional Government has been making in the "upgrading of several viewpoints and points of interest along regional roads." Ana Cunha stated that these actions, as well as the creation of other visiting sites, cover all the islands as they fall within the plan for the landscap... more >>

Information: Senior Volunteer Programme kicks off on São Miguel Island in January, announces Andreia Cardoso
The Regional Secretary for Social Solidarity announced today in Ponta Delgada that the Senior Volunteering Programme, aimed at adults aged 55 and over, will being in January on the island of S. Miguel.  Andreia Cardoso spoke at the opening session of the 1st Regional Volunteering Forum. On the occasion, she stressed that this new programme intends to "foster the participation of older people... more >>

Information: Implementation rate of Agriculture Investment Plan has already reached 75%, assures João Ponte
 The Regional Secretary for Agriculture and Forestry stated that the good implementation of the Plan is far more important than its appropriations. In this context, the Government intends to achieve this year an implementation rate in the Agriculture Plan even higher than in 2018 in order to further develop the agricultural sector and strengthen its competitiveness. “In 2018, the Agric... more >>

Information: Gui Menezes advocates more decentralised management of fishing quotas for the Region
 The Regional Secretary for the Sea, Science and Technology defended in Ponta Delgada the need for "better management of the fishing quotas that are common to Mainland Portugal, the Azores and Madeira."  According to Gui Menezes, it is important that the Azores have "timely" information on the consumption of some national fish quotas allocated to the Region in order "to better manage i... more >>

Information: Regional Government proposes creation of quotas for more vulnerable species and less selective fishing gear
Regional Secretary for the Sea, Science and Technology announced at the meeting of the Regional Fisheries Council in Horta a proposal for the creation of regional quotas for some species that "need more serious monitoring," namely forkbeard, blackbelly rosefish, offshore rockfish, king crab, European conger, common mora, brown crab and Mediterranean parrotfish. Gui Menezes pointed out that the fi... more >>

Information: Avelino Meneses restates Regional Government's commitment to education
The Regional Secretary for Education and Culture stressed in Ponta Delgada that education is "naturally a priority" for the Regional Government, noting that the recently approved 2020 Plan provides for a "larger investment" compared to this year. Avelino Meneses spoke Tuesday at the delivery ceremony of merit diplomas to students from Domingos Rebelo Secondary School. On the occasion, he stated th... more >>

Information: Regional Government to move forward with procedures for chartering vessel to supply Flores Island
The Regional Government will move forward with the procedures for chartering a vessel in order to guarantee the supply of cargo to the island of Flores. The Maritime Authority has already issued a public notice introducing changes to the operating conditions of Lajes das Flores Port. It stipulates that vessels up 90 metres in length and five metres in draught are now authorised to operate in this ... more >>

Information: Azorean artisans at the final of the National Handicraft Prize
The Vice-President of the Government expressed "great satisfaction" with the selection of three Azorean artisans for the final of the 2nd edition of the National Handicraft Prize, where they will represent the Region. "I would like to express my great satisfaction to Maxim Pavlov and Rui Pedro in the "Innovation" category and to Isabel Silva Melo in the "New Talents Entrepreneurship" category for... more >>

Information: President of the Government chosen as PES candidate for the Presidency of the Committee of the Regions
The President of the Government was chosen today, by absolute majority, as the candidate of the Group of the Party of European Socialists (PES) for the presidency of the Committee of the Regions, an advisory body to the European institutions made up of regional and local elected representatives from all the Member States of the European Union. "The way I regard this candidacy has to do with the ci... more >>

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