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Portugal is a Top Country in providing technological services. 




Percentage of fiber connections in total broadband: 18.1% in Dec 2013 (above OECD average 16.7%). Ranks 7th among EU-28 countries.

Portugal ranks #8 among EU-28 countries in number of high-speed fixed-broadband subscriptions per inhabitant.


According to United Nations “e-Government survey 2014”, Portugal ranks #37 among 193 countries ine-Government Development Index.



Electronic payments

Electronic payments


Portugal is a leading country in performing operations through ATM network.


Via Verde

Via Verde, Portuguese Electronic Toll System, is a world pioneer in road toll operations.


Sources: OECD Broadband Statistics, The World in 2014 - ICT Facts and Figures (ITU), Eurostat, Anacom, INE, DGEEC, United Nations, European Commission (e-Government).