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Ronaldo cautioned for smashing boy phone

Cristiano Ronaldo has received a police caution for smashing a 14-year-old boy's phone to the floor after Manchester United lost...
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Northern Europe importing products from extensive Portuguese agriculture

By TPN/Lusa, In Europe, Environment

Serra da Estrela turned to ash after 11 days of fire

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Central

Fighting airport pollution in Faro

By Paula Martins, In News, Algarve

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Fifty municipalities at maximum risk of fire

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More than 300% increase in the number of passengers at airports

The number of passengers circulating in Portuguese airports rose by 344 percent during the first six months of 2022, according to...
By TPN/Lusa, In Tourism, News, Portugal

TAP workers protest working conditions

Hundreds of TAP workers, including pilots, cabin crews and maintenance technicians, are...
By TPN/Lusa, In Economy, Business, News

Road safety campaign launched today

By TPN/Lusa, In News

Maximum fire risk across Portugal

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal

Police crack down on speeding

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal



Sale of alcohol to minors doubles

By TPN, In News, Portugal


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Fighting airport pollution in Faro

A petition has been launched two weeks ago against airport pollution to change the flight path for departure heading north from...
By Paula Martins, In News, Algarve

Will Porto be the main terminal for international rail services?

The delays in developing the high-speed rail link between Madrid and Lisbon would seem...
By Paul Luckman, In Opinion Pieces

Portuguese association makes Mozambique healthier

By Bruno G. Santos, In Health, World, Portugal

History of Keys

By Marilyn Sheridan, In Curiosity

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Back to School

Fill your shopping trolley with school essentials for children in need in the Algarve 2022!
By PA/TPN, In Community, Algarve

Pinetrees Anniversary Success!

Pinetrees Riding Centre traditionally celebrates the anniversary of its opening in 1985....
By PA/TPN, In Community, Events, Algarve

Study reveals inequalities in access to cycle paths in Lisbon

By TPN/Lusa, In Lifestyle, Lisbon

New route from Lisbon to Rennes announced

By TPN/Lusa, In Travel, Lisbon




Property of the Week - Beautiful 4 bedroom golf front property in Vilamoura

By PA/TPN, In Property, Portugal, Algarve

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Portugal: “one of the most digitalised countries in Europe”

By Paula Martins, In Portugal, Business

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Why not consider a hostel break?

No longer restricted to backpackers, hostels are more appealing than ever.
By PA/TPN, In Tourism, Travel, Europe

The hottest July on record

Last month was one of the hottest Julys ever recorded in the world, said the World...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, World

António Costa highlighted the results achieved in the first quarter of the year, which he classified as “the best ever in business investment in Portugal”.

Germany “can count on 100% commitment” from Portugal

By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, News, Europe

German Chancellor calls for gas pipeline from Portugal

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal, Europe




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Train station to become theme hotel

The mayor of Viana do Castelo has said that the city’s train station, built in the 19th century, will be transformed into a...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal, Tourism, Business, Porto & North

Labour costs rise 5.7%

The cost of labour rose 5.7% in the second quarter, above the 1.4% increase observed in...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Business, Portugal




Invest

Routes to Portuguese residency

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Why South Africans are flocking to Portugal?

Investing in offshore property is an excellent way for South Africans to get access to...
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Portugal Professional Views: The world wants Portugal

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The attractiveness of Portugal really stands out

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Corporate Golden Visa

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The Great American Exodus: Why Americans Are Leaving the US

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Q&A: Sara Outeiro, Business Development Manager at EQTY Capital

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Top 5 tips to choose a good fund investment in Portugal

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Portugal is not perfect, but which country is?

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Vetstoyou has arrived in the Algarve!

Vetstoyou announces its entry into the Algarve market, expanding its area of activity from Lisbon and Alentejo to the south of...
By PA/TPN, In Algarve, Lifestyle, Community, Home & Garden

Hacks to make food last longer

Keeping produce fresher for longer will hopefully help you cut down on trips to...
By PA/TPN, In Food & Drink, Home & Garden

Third edition of OperaFest aims to attract more people

By TPN/Lusa, In Music, Lifestyle




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Hotel prices below 2019 rates

This year's hotel prices are lower than in 2019 in most European tourist destinations, even when taking inflation into account.
By TPN, In News, Tourism

The end of cheap short haul flights?

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Tourism

Algarve tourism is hoping that new travel rules for those in England will help to save the tourism industry this summer.

“Reservations” about new law to attract foreign labour

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal, Tourism




Property

New Algarve eco-resort

The development with 24 ecological homes - including villas, townhouses and apartments – is due to be completed in 2024.
By TPN, In News, Portugal, Property

Property of the Week - Exclusive sale amazing 3 bedroom apartment near the marina of Lagos

This excellent quality 3 bedroom apartment is located on the second floor of a well kept...
By Advertiser, In Property, Algarve




North Americans overtake Chinese with Golden Visas

By TPN, In Property

Sport

A senior moment

I think it was in February when one of my students asked whether or not I was going to be having a go at Open qualifying this...
By Neil Connolly, In Sport, Lifestyle, World

Team World Croquet Championship Tier 3

From July 19 to 23, Portuguese croquet team took part in the Teams World Championship and...
By PA/TPN, In Community, Sport, Portugal

Benfica sign 19-year-old Canadian midfielder

By TPN, In Sport, Portugal




Pickleball in Vila Real de Santo António

By PA/TPN, In Sport, Community

Weird

Boris Johnson emerges as most popular prime minister… among novelty jug buyers

Boris Johnson’s popularity in Parliament remains high among shoppers after he topped the sales charts for novelty prime...
By PA/TPN, In Weird

Anne, eight, breaks record by naming every capital and currency in the world

An eight-year-old girl has become the youngest person to name the capital city and...
By PA/TPN, In Weird

The Rolling Stones invite Ukrainian choir to perform on stage in Vienna

By PA/TPN, In Curiosity , Weird, Music

Living chess set featuring 32 actors turns heads at London’s ChessFest

By PA/TPN, In Weird

‘Greeters Guild’ comedian waves baffled Man City players off on pre-season tour

By PA/TPN, In Weird

YouTuber gets planning permission for tunnel under his garden to bunker

By PA/TPN, In Weird


Drone deliveries for school lunches

By PA/TPN, In Weird



COVID-19

Covid-19: Portugal Weekly Update

Between August 2 and August 8, Portugal registered 19,643 infections, 62 deaths associated with Covid-19, and maintained the...
By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, Portugal

One in eight suffering from “Long Covid”

One in eight people infected with the coronavirus responsible for Covid-19 has one of the...
By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, World



WHO updates Covid-19 vaccine strategy

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, World


Covid-19: Portugal Weekly Update

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, News

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Letters to the Editor

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By PA/TPN, In Letters

Cats the Musical returns to Portugal next year!

The popular musical Cats is set to return to theatres in Portugal in February next year,...
By TPN/Lusa, In Music

The final stage of negotiations: Ukrainian cryptocurrency exchange WhiteBIT and FC Barcelona agree on cooperation and partnership

Ukrainian cryptocurrency exchange WhiteBIT continues to scale and expand its...
By Advertiser, In Crypto

Ukraine War: Mother May I?

“This obviously does not happen because of a thrown butt,” said British Defense...
By Gwynne Dyer, In Opinion

Why Are Decentraland Investors Shifting From MANA to Chronoly?

Decentraland (MANA) is one of several metaverse projects vying for success within the...
By Advertiser, In Crypto

Government accused of discrimination against foreign students

The Portuguese Association of Private Higher Education (APESP) has accused the Government...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal, Education

Drought situation becoming more “normal”

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal

Rail strike disturbances begin tonight

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal

119 arson suspects detained this year

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal