# Portugal, Events; Meetings Industry
Convention Bureaux are reaping the fruits of a very good year and are expecting a new similar one. Air transport instability and lack of capacity, however, remain a concern for sector operators.
The city stands out as one of the first among the so-called "second-line cities", with large congresses and well thought out venues.
The platform has launched a service dedicated to business tourism and is committed to enter this segment, namely in Portugal, but still has to overcome some reservations from event planners.
Macau was back to IT&CM China.
This is the ultimate goal of the Secretary of State for Tourism, Ana Mendes Godinho's, strategy.