Portugal creates visa for job seekers from Portuguese-speaking countries

Foreigners have 6 months to find a job; if approved, the law will bring significant changes for Brazilians

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - During his visit to Brazil, Portuguese President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa spoke about introducing a new visa that will facilitate job seekers' entry into the country the stay of nationals of members of the Community of Portuguese Speaking Countries (CPLP).

The bill was presented in mid-June by the government of Prime Minister António Costa. There is no date for its entry into force. It still needs to be approved by the Assembly of the Republic and signed off by the President.

The ruling PS (Socialist Party) has a majority in the legislature. Therefore, the . . .

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