The government is set to recoup up to £1.7 billion over the next ten years to help pay for the cost of NHS treatment given to temporary migrants.
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Mrs Kirsty Hayes is Her Majesty's Ambassador to the Portuguese Republic.
The RT Hon Philip Hammond MP, Secretary of State for Foreign & Commonwealth Affairs, visited Portugal on 18 February 2015.
We support the British Government's policy goals in Portugal. This involves influencing the Portuguese government on a range of foreign, defence, economic and other issues, helping British businesses secure contracts in Portugal and encouraging foreign investment in the UK; and helping resident Britons and British visitors in Portugal when they may need consular assistance.
We are encouraging Portuguese investment in the UK and supporting British firms exporting to or already doing business in Portugal. Read more.
We are working with the Portuguese government to improve EU and global economic environment, thus enhancing conditions for UK prosperity. Read more.
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We work on foreign policy matters, aiming for more effective international organisations, consolidating the single market, supporting open markets and low-carbon growth. We work with Portugal to beat terrorism, nuclear proliferation and organised crime, and encourage Portuguese engagement in foreign defence missions in response to international crises. We aim to increase bilateral trade and investment, particularly by encouraging partnerships between UK and Portuguese companies to take up business opportunities in Portuguese-speaking countries.
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