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31 January 2015
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Strong pound revives property market

Strong pound revives property market

Over the past 12 months, the pound has strengthened by 15 percent against the euro, which means potential British buyers can purchase a lot more for the same when it comes to property in Portugal. A number of experts in the field to whom The Portugal News spoke in the past few days have all confirmed an upswing in interest and actual sales....

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Power cuts in Olhão this Sunday

Power cuts in Olhão this Sunday

This coming Sunday power will be cut to a number of areas in Olhão as EDP...

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Portuguese artist to headline at major festival in former colony

Portuguese artist to headline at major festival in former colony

The internationally-acclaimed Portuguese singer-songwriter Oliver Sean is to...

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FCO inaugurates new European HR Hub in Lisbon

FCO inaugurates new European HR Hub in Lisbon

On Monday this week the British Embassy in Lisbon inaugurated a new regional...

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Government denies reform ‘backtracking’ in  minimum wage, rent changes

Government denies reform ‘backtracking’ in minimum wage, rent changes

Portugal’s government was this week arguing that the European Commission had...

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Gay adoption rejected by Parliament

Gay adoption rejected by Parliament

A series of proposals from opposition parties to open the way for the adoption...

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Quarterly Apple sales enough to settle Portugal’s annual deficit – twice

Quarterly Apple sales enough to settle Portugal’s annual deficit – twice

After it emerged last week that Facebook generated more wealth than the ten...

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Algarve

Funeral of British expat buried in villa garden to be held in Algarve

Funeral of British expat buried in villa garden to be held in Algarve

The funeral of a British woman whose body was found buried in the garden of her...

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Sport

Luís Figo announces FIFA presidency bid

Luís Figo announces FIFA presidency bid

Former Portuguese football great has announced he wants to challenge for the...

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Edition 1306
31 January 2015
Edition: 1306

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