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Municipalities in the Serra da Estrela demand a state of calamity

The six municipalities covered by the Serra da Estrela Natural Park (PNSE) today demanded that a "state of calamity" be declared,...
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Lisbon students under the age of 23 no longer pay for transport

By TPN/Lusa, In Lisbon, News, Politics

Calls for an end to rent increases and evictions

By TPN/Lusa, In Property, Politics

Portuguese wins triple jump gold medal

By TPN/Lusa, In Sport, Europe

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Serra da Estrela turned to ash after 11 days of fire

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Fifty municipalities at maximum risk of fire

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Monkeypox cases have risen by 20 percent

The number of Monkeypox infections around the world has increased by 20 percent in the last week, in which 7,500 new cases were...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, World, Portugal

Serra da Estrela fire under control

The fire that has been raging in Serra da Estrela for 11 days entered the resolution...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Central

Maximum gas prices are not met in one in five locations

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal

Northern Europe importing products from extensive Portuguese agriculture

By TPN/Lusa, In Europe, Environment

Update: Arrested couple taken to Madrid court

By TPN/Lusa, In Crime, News

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

By TPN/Lusa, In Tourism, News, Portugal

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Betting on the railroad to develop the Algarve

Movement Movimento + Ferrovia has submitted a proposal for the construction of the Algarve Railway 2050.
By Bruno G. Santos, In Portugal, Travel, Algarve

Fighting airport pollution in Faro

A petition has been launched two weeks ago against airport pollution to change the flight...
By Paula Martins, In News, Algarve

Will Porto be the main terminal for international rail services?

By Paul Luckman, In Opinion Pieces

Portuguese association makes Mozambique healthier

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

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ACCA Backpacks

ACCA is an Algarve-based charity “dedicated to helping children in need across the region, was founded in 2000. 
By PA/TPN, In Community, Algarve

The Lisbon Book Fair returns!

The Lisbon Book Fair returns with a new concept to Parque Eduardo VII from the 25th of...
By PA/TPN, In Lisbon, Events, Community, Portugal

Study reveals inequalities in access to cycle paths in Lisbon

By TPN/Lusa, In Lifestyle, Lisbon

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

By Paula Martins, In Portugal, Business

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"New bridges of dialogue" between Ukraine and Turkey

The President of the Republic has said today that the United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres is promoting "new...
By PA/TPN, In World

Ronaldo cautioned for smashing boy phone

Cristiano Ronaldo has received a police caution for smashing a 14-year-old boy's phone to...
By TPN/Lusa, In Sport, United Kingdom

The hottest July on record

By TPN/Lusa, In News, World

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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Shopping centres refusing to close early to save energy

This decision was taken due to fears of "transferring millions of Euros" to e-commerce at a time when the sector is still...
By TPN/Lusa, In Business, Sustainability

TAP workers protest working conditions

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


Portugal: The new home for high-net-worth individuals

by Jeanne Paquette - Market Research Analyst at EQTY Capital
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Routes to Portuguese residency

by Catarina Sardinha - Director at Dixcart Portugal Lda
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Why South Africans are flocking to Portugal?

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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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How exercise can give you a better night’s sleep

Does the type of workout matter? What about the time of day? Experts break down how best to break a sweat for a good night’s...
By PA/TPN, In Health for the new age, Lifestyle, Health

Fatacil is back!

Fatacil returns this Friday following the pandemic with music and equestrian...
By TPN/Lusa, In Entertainment, Events

Third edition of OperaFest aims to attract more people

By TPN/Lusa, In Music, Lifestyle

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Top 8 National Parks in Portugal to Visit

Natural beauty is an inseparable part of any of the Portugal tours. However, rather than moving around trying to find the rural...
By Advertiser, In Portugal, Tourism, Travel

Hotel prices below 2019 rates

This year's hotel prices are lower than in 2019 in most European tourist destinations,...
By TPN, In News, Tourism

The end of cheap short haul flights?

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Tourism

“Reservations” about new law to attract foreign labour

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal, Tourism


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

This stunning4 bedroom golf front property in Vilamoura has a beautiful view of the popular Pinhal Golf Course. 
By PA/TPN, In Property, Portugal, Algarve

44% drop in available rooms to rent drives up prices

Fewer rooms available to rent in Portugal has led to a rise in prices in almost all...
By TPN, In Portugal, News, Property

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

By Advertiser, In Property, Algarve


Ewen Ferguson seals wire-to-wire victory

Ewen Ferguson shot a final-round 69 to complete a wire-to-wire victory at the 2022 ISPS Handa World Invitational presented by...
By PA/TPN, In Sport

A senior moment

I think it was in February when one of my students asked whether or not I was going to...
By Neil Connolly, In Sport, Lifestyle, World

Benfica sign 19-year-old Canadian midfielder

By TPN, In Sport, Portugal


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: 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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Book launch celebration in Monte da Palhagueira

At the end of July residents of Monte de Palhagueira retirement village joined Liz...
By PA/TPN, In Community

Cosmos (ATOM), Ripple (XRP), and (CRNO): Tokens With 100x Potential

While many in the crypto market focus on short-term gains, savvy investors know that...
By Advertiser, In Crypto

Letters to the Editor

What do our readers have to say? 
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

New route from Lisbon to Rennes announced

easyJet has put on sale 14 flights from Lisbon as of this Tuesday, and among these there...
By TPN/Lusa, In Travel, Lisbon

Man found dead in Figueira da Foz

The body of a 53-year-old man was found dead on Monday night at Doca dos Bacalhoeiros, in...
By TPN/Lusa, In Crime, News, Portugal

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

By Advertiser, In Crypto

Ukraine War: Mother May I?

By Gwynne Dyer, In Opinion

Why Are Decentraland Investors Shifting From MANA to Chronoly?

By Advertiser, In Crypto

Road safety campaign launched today

By TPN/Lusa, In News

Maximum fire risk across Portugal

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal