List of state visits made by President Cavaco Silva of Portugal
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Below is a complete list of state visits made by President Cavaco Silva.
United States of America The trip took place on 19-23 of June. During this visit, President Cavaco Silva plans to open an exhibition concerning Portugal's role in the discovery and convergence of diverse cultures, and to contact some Portuguese communities on the North American Eastern Seaboard, including the city of Fall River, Massachusetts whose Portuguese-descended population (43.9 percent at the 2000 census) is the highest of any municipality in the United States. Fall River features a replica of "The Gates of the City of Ponta Delgada" or "Portas da Cidade" in Portuguese.
Czech Republic The trip took place on 14-16 of April. President Silva met with President Václav Klaus. The trip had to be extended due to the air traffic disruptions because of the eruption(s) of Eyjafjallajökull.
Cape Verde This state visit to the Portuguese-speaking country took place on July 4–7. President Silva of Portugal met with his counterpart of Cape Verde, President Pedro Pires. Cavaco Silva also met with the Prime Minister of Cape Verde.
Angola On his first state visit to the Portuguese-speaking country of Angola, President Silva made a strong effort to speak to business owners and to strengthen relations between Portuguese and Angolan businesses. The trip lasted from July 18 until 23. Cavaco Silva met with the President of Angola José Eduardo dos Santos along with many of the governors of the different regions of Angola. This trip is expected to be the last state visit that Cavaco Silva will make during his first term of the presidency.
- http://www.presidencia.pt/espanha2006/ Retrieved 2-19-10
- http://www.presidencia.pt/india2007/?idc=101 Retrieved 2-19-10
- http://www.presidencia.pt/chile2007/ Retrieved 2-19-10
- http://www.presidencia.pt/jordania2008/ Retrieved 2-19-10
- http://www.presidencia.pt/brasil2008/ Retrieved 2-19-10
- http://www.presidencia.pt/mocambique2008/ Retrieved 2-19-10
- http://www.presidencia.pt/polonia2008/ Retrieved 2-20-10
- http://www.presidencia.pt/eslovaquia2008/ Retrieved 2-20-10
- http://www.presidencia.pt/alemanha2009/ Retrieved 2-20-10
- http://www.presidencia.pt/turquia2009/ Retrieved 2-20-10
- http://www.presidencia.pt/austria2009/ Retrieved 2-20-10
- http://www.presidencia.pt/republicacheca2010/ Retrieved 4-15-10
- http://www.presidencia.pt/caboverde2010 Retrieved 7-22-10
- http://www.presidencia.pt/angola2010 Retrieved 7-22-10