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Medical Port at the Medical Travel Summit 2017

Medical Port CEO Belén de Vicente was a guest speaker at the Medical Travel Summit in Croatia, an event organized by the International Medical Travel Journal (IMTJ). The Medical Travel Summit in an event for senior-level professionals working in the

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Posted in Medical Tourism, News, News, Portugal

Porto: Best European Destination 2017

Nominated three times and three times winner, setting a new record. The city of Porto is once again the Best European Destination. “Never has the choice of the winning city been so unanimous among travellers from all other the world”,

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Posted in News, News, Portugal

Looking for sunny and safe holidays, tourists turn to Portugal

As some common holidays destinations like France and Turkey deal with the threat of terrorism, the number of tourists in Portugal increases. While this country remains a good choice regarding safety, the government has also worked on improving security measures.

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Posted in Algarve, Health news, Lisbon, Medical Tourism, News, Portugal

American association “No Stomach for Cancer” awards Portuguese investigators for their research on stomach cancer

Three Portuguese investigators were awarded 25,000 € to continue their research on Hereditary Diffuse Gastric Cancer. This collaboration is between two investigators from the University of Porto and from the Technical University of Lisbon. This is the first time that

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CNN invites everyone for the centre of universe, the centre region of Portugal

CNN journalist Paul Ames highlights the beauty and undiscovered treasures of “Centro”. The centre region of Portugal for its monuments, natural beauty and of course, food. The journalist says the region is a “largely undiscovered array of treasures unjustly ignored by Portugal

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Posted in News, Portugal

Medical Port promotes medical travel in Portugal at Riyadh Travel Fair in Saudi Arabia

Following the success of the participation in the Saudi Medical Tourism Fair in November 2014, Medical Port decided to return to Saudi Arabia to be present at another event, this time dedicated to travel and tourism: “Riyadh Travel Fair is

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Posted in News, Saudi Arabia, Surgery and treatments abroad

Medical Port launches corporate health card in Angola

A new partnership between Medical Port and the Angolan airline company TAAG, was born this February. The healthcare card provides employees the access to medical treatments in Portugal and Brazil. The corporate card called “Medical Port Empresas” launched at TAAG’s headquarters, in

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Posted in Medical Tourism, News

Medical Port’s CEO guest speaks at American university

Last week, Belén de Vicente – Medical Port’s CEO – was the guest speaker of a Health Care Management course. The class main subject is international healthcare management with a focus on medical tourism. The class was held online and

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Medical Port wins the Tourism, Hospitality & Leisure Enterprise of the Year Award

Medical Port has received yesterday the Tourism, Hospitality & Leisure Enterprise of the Year Award in the Second Portugal Ventures Day. The event took place in Teatro Camões, in Lisbon, aimed at distinguishing those with a track record of excellence

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Medical Port launches a new product designed for Non-Habitual Residents in Portugal; the NHR Card.

Medical Port launches a new product designed to offer Non-Habitual Residents an integrated solution to answer their needs whilst in Portugal; the NHR Card. Medical Port | Premium Medical Tourism Facilitator, in a joint effort with its partners, has launched a

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