It's Vinicius Lummertz who grants it, in an interview with CNN TV channel in Quest Means Business program.
The Algarve Tourism Association (ATA) is taking the region, for the first time, to "Soccerex Global Convention 2015," a football business specialised event. The initiative aims to promote the destination and its potential to host sports events from the foreign market.
The six Brazilian cities that will be part of the Olympic Games 2016 are already confirmed.
The 2016 Olympic Games will take place from 5th to 21st August and the Olympic torch will go through more than 300 Brazilian cities.
Brazil celebrated, on 24th March, the symbolic date of 500 days to the start of the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
It happened at the World Travel Market, in the British capital, the meeting that brought together several Brazilian entrepreneurs from various tourism segments, with elements of the London Olympic Games organization.