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Dog returns home after 10 months – thanks to chip

A dog who disappeared ten months ago from the Cabeceiras de Basto area, in Minho, has been found over 100 kilometres away from...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Good News - 25 Oct, 16:00

Incidence rate and transmissibility up in Portugal

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19 - 25 Oct, 15:39

Covid-19: Portugal Update, 25 October

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, Portugal - 25 Oct, 15:01

BREXIT – how was it for you?

By Paul Luckman, In Opinion Pieces - 25 Oct, 15:00

Little Blue Truck's Halloween - Alice Schertle (Author), Jill McElmurry (Illustrator)

By Sandra Pereira, In Entertainment - 25 Oct, 15:53


Air travel only expected to recover in 2023

By TPN/Lusa, In Tourism, Portugal - 25 Oct, 14:30


Portuguese Embassy launches new consular assistance

By TPN/Lusa, In News, South America - 25 Oct, 14:09

Spotlight

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Unacceptable

In Letters - 24 Oct, 19:01

Response to IMT complaints

In Letters - 23 Oct, 19:30

Customer Service

In Letters - 24 Oct, 11:00

Perimenopause impacting women’s mental health

By PA/TPN, In Health - 23 Oct, 21:00

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Climate change is creating “ideal conditions” for infectious diseases

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Health - 24 Oct, 17:51

Police get new resources to fight corruption

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Crime - 24 Oct, 12:13

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Minimum wage up to €850

António Costa has said that the Government intends to raise the minimum wage to €850 in 2025 and increase the minimum wage next...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal - 25 Oct, 12:42

Massive hash haul on Faro island

30 bales of hash, totalling 1,125 kilograms, were seized by the GNR Coastal Control Unit...
By TPN, In News, Portugal, Crime, Algarve - 25 Oct, 12:03

Government "drops" for now, amendment to cybercrime law

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Crime, Politics - 24 Oct, 13:17

PSP officers received the most complaints against them from members of the public.  (Photo: Lusa/ António Cotrim)

Illegal street racers arrested

By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, Crime - 23 Oct, 12:04




Portuguese heading to Spain for fuel

By TPN/Lusa, In News - 22 Oct, 19:00

The Portugal News logo Exclusives

BREXIT – how was it for you?

I doubt there is a simple answer to this question. Brexit has affected so many aspects of our lives, especially for UK nationals...
By Paul Luckman, In Opinion Pieces - 25 Oct, 15:00

The Big Draw

The kids from AIS explore their creative side with the help of The Quinta Art Collective
By Jake Cleaver, In Education - 25 Oct, 12:00

7.6% increase in house prices

The third quarter has revealed a 7.6 percent increase in house prices in Portugal when...
By Daisy Sampson, In News, Property, Portugal - 23 Oct, 14:00

Buying a new appliance soon?

By Marilyn Sheridan, In Home & Garden - 22 Oct, 14:00

Positive outlook for Algarve golf

By Daisy Sampson, In News - 22 Oct, 14:00

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AlgarveLisbonPorto & NorthAlentejoCentralMadeira & Azores

Transport companies apprehensive about the future

Managers of transport companies in the Centre region are apprehensive about the future due to the increase in fuel prices.
By TPN/Lusa, In Business, Portugal, Economy - 25 Oct, 10:35

123,000 Portuguese inoculated with third dose

The third dose of the vaccine against covid-19 was administered to 123,000 Portuguese...
By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, Portugal - 25 Oct, 10:29

Portugal facing Covid winter “with optimism”

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, Portugal - 23 Oct, 09:05

Albufeira invests €1 million at Praia do Peneco

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Tourism, Algarve - 22 Oct, 15:00




Editor's Choice

Positive outlook for Algarve golf

By Daisy Sampson, In News - 22 Oct, 14:00

Soluna

By Cristina da Costa Brookes, In Music - 21 Oct, 17:00

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EMA predicts Pfizer vaccine for children within two months

The decision of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) on the administration of the vaccine against Covid-19 of Pfizer/BioNTech in...
By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, Europe - 22 Oct, 09:05

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”.

Costa wants EU to review energy price mechanism

The prime minister has defended the revision of the energy price formation mechanism in...
By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, World - 21 Oct, 11:03

Europe evaluating jab for 5 to 11 year olds

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, Europe - 18 Oct, 19:00

Covid vaccination certificate

7.6 million Covid certificates issued in Portugal

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, Portugal, Europe - 18 Oct, 14:15



High risk of unvaccinated mortality

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, Europe - 16 Oct, 17:05


Top 7 Algarve activities for adrenalin junkies

By Advertiser, In Tourism, World, Algarve - 15 Oct, 09:01

Business
EconomyCompany NewsFinanceConsumer Rights

Portuguese technology went to Gitex fair in Dubai looking for new opportunities in the region.

Four Portuguese technology companies at the largest technology fair in Dubai, Gitex, in a mission led by ANJE, went in search of...
By TPN/Lusa, In Business - 24 Oct, 14:18

Project to lower public transport fares debated

By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, Business - 21 Oct, 13:06

Top Influencer Marketing Company in the World

By Advertiser, In Business - 20 Oct, 10:49

How to Buy YouTube Subscribers, Comments, Likes in USA

By Advertiser, In Business - 20 Oct, 10:41



€20 million for remote working spaces

By TPN/Lusa, In Business - 19 Oct, 18:00


Minister rejects tax cuts as only solution to support business

By TPN/Lusa, In Business, Portugal, Economy - 19 Oct, 16:00

Invest

Portugal Golden Visa Investment Funds: What Is Next in 2022 and Onwards?

Among Portugal Golden Visa investment types, fund investment is getting more attention than ever. One obvious reason is the...
By Advertiser, In Invest - 18 Oct, 12:21

Lisbon’s tech district will host “Oktober Festa” in Marvila this weekend.

If you’re a techie, tech-curious or just like beer, the Hub Criativo do Beato (HCB) in...
By Leonor Sá-Carneiro, In Invest - 14 Oct, 16:44

Web Summit – techies take to Lisbon

By Leonor Sá-Carneiro, In Invest - 05 Oct, 11:53

The benefits of investing in Portugal through Private Equity Funds

By Advertiser, In Invest - 29 Sep, 16:04

Location, location, location – Fishing around for the new chef in town.

By Leonor Sá-Carneiro, In Invest - 27 Sep, 11:33

Portugal Golden Visa Investment Fund VS Real Estate: Which Costs Less

By Advertiser, In Invest - 24 Sep, 10:33


New Kids on the Lisbon Block - Back to school briefing for expats

By Leonor Sá-Carneiro, In Invest - 20 Sep, 12:54


Portugal’s healthcare is world-leading

By Advertiser, In Invest - 17 Sep, 10:11


The top visa everyone wants their hands on

By Advertiser, In Invest - 10 Sep, 12:30

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Tourism
TravelHidden GemsBeach of the week

Europe Travel & Tourism sector lags behind global recovery.

European Travel & Tourism sector’s contribution to GDP to grow by less than a quarter this year
By TPN/Lusa, In Economy, Tourism - 24 Oct, 16:07

“Zombie airline” TAP accused of “slot hoarding”

Low cost airline Ryanair, has stated that it has been forced to cancel 700 flights and...
By TPN, In News, Tourism, Company News - 15 Oct, 20:00

Staycations at historic high

By TPN/Lusa, In Business, Tourism - 15 Oct, 17:00

The future of leisure and post-Covid tourism

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Tourism, COVID-19 - 15 Oct, 09:00

7 best Algarve activities for a rainy day

By Advertiser, In Tourism, World, Algarve - 08 Oct, 09:20

Money for old railway stations

By TPN/Lusa, In Tourism, Business - 08 Oct, 09:00


Staycations at all time high

By TPN/Lusa, In Tourism, Good News - 05 Oct, 16:00



Property

Alison Buechner Hojbjerg and Kerstin Buechner Owners, Directors & Sisters, QP Savills

Market Review by the Special Agents at QP Savills

QP have been property agents specialising in the very top of the property market in the Algarve for almost 25 years. They have...
By Advertiser, In Property - 23 Oct, 11:35

The Algarve sees higher demand for ‘workation’ getaways

Throughout SandyBlue’s ‘ten steps to villa rental success’ series for the Portugal...
By Advertiser, In Property - 22 Oct, 01:00

A brand-new home, the benefits of buying a new development

By Advertiser, In Property - 22 Oct, 01:00

Property of the Week

By Advertiser, In Property - 21 Oct, 13:49

EXCLUSIVE LISTING!!!! Sítio dos Quartos

By Advertiser, In Property - 19 Oct, 15:17

The Luxury Property Market in the Algarve

By Advertiser, In Property - 18 Oct, 09:03


SandyBlue: Positive communication equals villa rental success!

By Advertiser, In Property - 15 Oct, 01:00


Video viewing; finding different ways

By Advertiser, In Property - 15 Oct, 01:00


Lifestyle
Good NewsHome & GardenFood & DrinkEntertainmentCommunityCuriosity EventsHealth

First Drive: DS 4

After quite a slow start, DS is hoping the DS 4 will change its fortunes. Ted Welford finds out if it’s on track.
By PA/TPN, In Lifestyle - 22 Oct, 21:00

Madeira out of flu jabs

Flu vaccines are out of stock in Madeira after more than 12,000 doses have been...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Health, Madeira & Azores - 21 Oct, 16:05

Kitten having kittens?

By Marilyn Sheridan, In Lifestyle - 21 Oct, 13:40

Portugal in Top 25 World’s Strongest Nation Brands Ranking

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal, Good News - 20 Oct, 17:00

Spreading joy and happiness in Portuguese hospitals

By Bruno G. Santos, In News, Good News - 20 Oct, 12:00

Loulé is supporting Pink October!

By TPN, In Algarve, Community - 20 Oct, 10:00



Lagos Museum reopens after four years

By TPN/Lusa, In Lifestyle, Algarve - 18 Oct, 18:30


Portuguese consuming double calories

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Health - 18 Oct, 12:28

Sport

Pichardo still going for gold

Pichardo among the nominees for world athlete of the year

Portuguese athlete, Pedro Pichardo, Olympic triple jump champion, is among the nominees for the World Athletics World Athlete of...
By TPN/Lusa, In Sport - 22 Oct, 16:00

Portugal drops to eighth place in FIFA rankings

The Portuguese football team has dropped one position in the FIFA ranking and is now...
By TPN/Lusa, In Sport - 22 Oct, 13:01

Positive result for Sporting

By TPN/Lusa, In Sport - 21 Oct, 21:00

High hopes for Portuguese cyclists

By TPN/Lusa, In Sport - 21 Oct, 14:00

Portugal to announce squad

By TPN/Lusa, In Sport - 21 Oct, 08:00

McIlroy returns to World top ten

In Sport - 19 Oct, 09:30


Tickets now on sale as European Tour stars prepare for Portugal Masters

In Sport, Portugal, Algarve - 17 Oct, 17:03


Vasco da Gama bridge traffic affected due to marathon

By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, Sport, Lisbon - 15 Oct, 12:03


New record for Ronaldo

By TPN/Lusa, In Sport - 13 Oct, 20:00

Weird

‘Enigmatic image’ sees French biologist named Wildlife Photographer of the Year

A French biologist and underwater photographer has been named as this year’s Natural History Museum’s Wildlife Photographer of...
By PA/TPN, In Weird - 20 Oct, 09:00

Turkish woman who is over 7ft named tallest in world

A woman declared the tallest in the world hopes to inspire others to accept themselves.
By PA/TPN, In Weird - 18 Oct, 12:00

Tyson Fury microsculpture goes on display on head of nail

By PA/TPN, In Weird - 15 Oct, 10:50

Firefighters rescue escaped iguana from pub roof

By PA/TPN, In Weird - 01 Oct, 14:00

Hair-skipping and hand-walking feature in new Guinness World Records

By PA/TPN, In Weird - 20 Sep, 15:00

Two holes-in-one in same round not a fluke, says 15-year-old

By PA/TPN, In Sport, Weird - 14 Sep, 20:00


Giant Galapagos tortoises race one another to their new home

By PA/TPN, In Lifestyle, Weird - 14 Sep, 12:00


The joy of making and eating a plate of pasta

By PA/TPN, In Recipes, Weird - 07 Sep, 15:00


Dancing monkey and raccoon attempting a break-in among wildlife photo finalists

By PA/TPN, In Weird - 02 Sep, 13:44

COVID-19

Virus may be seasonal

The virus that causes Covid-19 may be seasonal and related to low temperatures and humidity, indicates a new study which advocates...
By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19 - 22 Oct, 18:00

Covid-19: Portugal Update, 22 October

Portugal now has 930 more confirmed cases of infection with the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2,...
By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19 - 22 Oct, 16:12

Covid-19: Portugal Update, 21 October

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, Portugal - 21 Oct, 17:01

Covid-19: Portugal Update, 20 October

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19 - 20 Oct, 20:15

Algarve still with lowest vaccination rate

By TPN/Lusa, In News, COVID-19, Algarve - 20 Oct, 16:34

Covid-19: Portugal Update, 19 October

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19 - 19 Oct, 16:08



Covid-19: Portugal Update, 18 October

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19 - 18 Oct, 16:27


Other News

Is Helsinki the new small-scale city break we’re all craving?

Brimming with art, architecture and nature, the Finnish capital offers culture without...
By PA/TPN, In Travel - 24 Oct, 21:00

Donal Skehan - Everyday Cook

Cookbooks are not just a record of recipes, but a record of meals cooked and eaten...
By PA/TPN, In Recipes - 24 Oct, 15:00

American Club California/Portugal partnership event

The American Club of Lisbon hosted, jointly with the Municipality of Oeiras and the...
By TPN, In Community, Other Events - 23 Oct, 19:00

Seven Sacred Flames

The First Ray ~ The Flame of the Will of God
In Curiosity - 23 Oct, 14:30

Keeping your Bitcoin safe, the Art of Hodling

To hodl; a verb coined by the online Bitcoin community, standing for “hold on for dear...
By Bitcoin Girl, In Finance - 23 Oct, 14:00

Fundo Ambiental

EDITOR, I wanted to install a Solar Water Heater. On the Fundo Ambiental website there are...
In Letters - 23 Oct, 11:35

Alvor Bowls Club

By TPN, In Community - 23 Oct, 08:00

Re: CTT and customs

In Letters - 22 Oct, 19:29

Portugal Walks

By TPN, In Community - 22 Oct, 18:00

Orionid meteor shower to light up night sky

By PA/TPN, In Curiosity - 22 Oct, 17:00

11 Best Sites To Buy Facebook Likes

By Advertiser, In Entertainment - 22 Oct, 15:31

Long-term sleep deprivation and new parents

By PA/TPN, In Health - 22 Oct, 14:30