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Escobar’s pilot, crypto fraud and Portugal

The Federal Police of Brazil has linked a former pilot of the late Colombian drug baron Pablo Escobar to a criminal organisation...
By TPN, In News, Crime, South America


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Cocaine mule arrested en route to Lisbon

A young Brazilian was arrested today at São Paulo International Airport, while trying to board a flight to Lisbon with more than...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Crime, South America

TAP cutting back in Brazil

The TAP Group has decided to close the Maintenance and Engineering Brazil (TAP ME)...
By TPN/Lusa, In Tourism, Business, South America

Portuguese Embassy launches new consular assistance

By TPN/Lusa, In News, South America

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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

Other South America Articles

USA red lists Portugal

On 26 July, the United States of America (USA) again included Portugal in the list of...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, South America, COVID-19

Haitian Puzzle

The presidential dogs were still alive, which meant that something was very wrong with the...
By Gwynne Dyer, In Opinion Pieces, South America

Portugal calls for end to US sanctions on Cuba

Portuguese Foreign Minister Augusto Santos Silva, on 14 July, urged respect for the right...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, South America, North America, Politics

Equatorial Guinea will abolish death penalty after Portuguese pressure

The ambassador of Equatorial Guinea in Lisbon said on 13 July that his country will...
By TPN/Lusa, In South America, Politics

President plans to travel to Brazil to the reopen of Portuguese Language Museum

The President of the Republic, Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, plans to travel to Brazil at the...
By TPN/Lusa, In South America, Lifestyle, Politics

Authorities search for sergeant involved in attempted drug trafficking on TAP plane

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Crime, World, South America