Portugal asks TAP shareholders to consider to match Government investment in national carrier

    Portugal‘s Government reportedly enquired from TAP Air Portugal‘s private shareholders about their availability to match a possible investment made by the State in TAP (Zap Aeiou, 20-May-2020). The Government of Portugal sees an equal investment private/public as a “more tranquil way of negotiating”. As previously reported by CAPA, several Government officials have repeatedly manifested some sort of discomfort with TAP being managed by the private sector.