In the terms of item h) of article no. 133 of the Constitution, the President of the Republic accepted the proposal presented by the Prime Minister for the discharge, at his request, of Dr. João Henrique de Carvalho Dias Grancho from the office of Secretary of State for Basic and Secondary Education.
The President of the Republic addressed a message of condolences to the Family of General Gabriel Espírito Santo
Following is the text of the message of condolences:
Avenida da Liberdade, in Lisbon
The President of the Republic presided, in Lisbon, to the National Tribute to the Fallen in World War I, commemorating the centenary of the conflict that involved the greater part of European nations and which had sequels in many continents.
In S. João da Madeira and Vale de Cambra
With visits to two companies producing industrial and metalworking equipment and, automation systems, the President of the Republic concluded, in the District of Aveiro, the second campaign of the Route to a Dynamic Economy.
Counties of Oeiras and Alcobaça
The President of the Republic began, in the counties of Oeiras and Alcobaça, the second campaign of the Route to a Dynamic Economy, which took him to several intermediate sized companies whose industrial processes are imbued with highly innovative technology and which export the greater part of their production.
The President of the Republic sent a message of congratulations to the National sub-20 Rink Hockey Team upon its winning the European Championship, held in Valongo, Portugal.
Following is the text of the message from President Cavaco Silva:
Henri Malosse received in Belém
The President of the Republic received, in audience, the President of the European Economic and Social Committee, Henri Malosse
Audience in Belém
The President of the Republic received, in audience, Dr. António Costa, Socialis Party candidate to the office of Prime Minister.
The President of the Republic addressed a message of condolences to the Family of Journalist Fernando de Sousa.
Following is the text of the message of condolences sent by President Cavaco Silva:
The President of the Republic presided at the Opening Session of the Conference “The Future of Europe is Science”, organized by the European Commission and which was held in the Champalimaud Foundation, Lisbon.
Portuguese products in evidence
Included in the Celebrations of the 104th Anniversary of the Proclamation of the Republic, the Palace of Belém was opened to the public and housed several activities of the initiative “Portugal Is Me” as well as concerts comprised in the celebration of the 10th anniversary of the Museum of the Presidency of the Republic.
Ceremony in Lisbon City Hall
The President of the Republic attended, in Lisbon City Hall, the celebratory ceremonies of the 104th anniversary of the establishment of the Republic.
The President of the Republic presided at the ceremony celebrating the 10th anniversary of the Museum of the Presidency of the Republic, now reopened after the renovation of its exhibiting features.
Ambassador Cristina Almeida
The President of the Republic received, in audience, Ambassador Cristina Almeida, to present her with letters credential as Portuguese diplomatic representative in Kiev, Ukraine.
The Presidency of the Republic publishes the following announcement:
“In the terms of Article No. 133, item h) of the Constitution the President of the Republic discharged, at his request and upon a proposal of the Prime Minister, Prof. Doctor Francisco Ramos Lopes Gomes da Silva from the office of discharged Secretary of State of Forestry and Rural Development”.