Chinese investors play key role in Portugal success

Page created: Monday, 13 October 2014 14:08 GMT

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Portugal, like other crisis-hit eurozone countries under pressure to sell off state assets, has sold large minority stakes in utilities and infrastructure operators to Chinese companies. As much as a gateway to Europe, these Chinese investors are also buying into what they see as a strategic hub for expanding across Brazil, Angola, Mozambique and other former Portuguese possessions.