Portuguese children on average eat more fruit than those from Belgium, Bulgaria, France, Greece, Holland and Romania, but children here from poor families tend to eat the least.
Portuguese bosses unions have this morning said they would be unable to support an increase in the minimum wage similar to that which has just been announced in Greece.
News that there could soon be direct flights between Lisbon and Tehran was revealed yesterday by the Portuguese Minister of Foreign Affairs during a visit to that Middle Eastern country.
Passengers on Lisbon’s bus and underground services last year were charged over five million euros in fines, the majority for not having a ticket.
Benfica could move nine points clear at the top of the Portuguese Liga when they face Paços de Ferreira this evening after FC Porto lost by a solitary goal in Madeira against Marítimo.
It has emerged that the Algarve could soon have a boat crossing between Faro and Tangier in northern Morocco.
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....read more »
The internationally-acclaimed Portuguese singer-songwriter Oliver Sean is to...read more »
Portugal’s government was this week arguing that the European Commission had...read more »
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