The Mayor of Porto, Dr. Rui Moreira, traveled to Athens from 24 to 26 of August.
[The Mayor of Porto congratulated Mr. Patoulis on his election and wished him success in his new duties.]
During his visit, the Mayor of Porto attended the ceremony of the inauguration of Mr. Bakoyiannis as the Municipality leader of the Greek capital. The two mayors had the opportunity, at the meeting held on August 26, to exchange views on how to strengthen the collaboration between the cities of Porto and Athens.
This visit, which was supported by our Embassy, was also attended by Dr. Álvaro Sequeira Pinto, Honorary Consul of Greece in Porto, and Dr. João Ricardo Mendes, Chargé d'Affaires a.i.
The Mayor of Porto also met with the future Attica Regional Governor, Mr. Giorgos Patoulis, with whom he addressed issues related to Culture, Education, Tourism, with emphasis on health tourism and the creation of facilities to support elderly people.
Dr. Rui Moreira also met with the Director of International Relations of the Piraeus Chamber, Mr. Andreas Ventouris, with whom he addressed issues of common interest to both municipalities.