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EDITOR, I live in beautiful Portugal and have been here for 3 years enjoying the lifestyle, the nice weather Got my NIF, ...
In Letters - 18 Sep, 17:00

Ferro asks about causes of death in vaccinated elderly and about booster dose

By TPN/Lusa, In News - 18 Sep, 16:00

Portuguese wine

Wines and wine tourism in Portugal with new website to attract foreign tourists

By TPN/Lusa, In Business, Wine - 18 Sep, 15:00

climate change

Citizens of developed countries ready to change their lives to fight climate change

By TPN/Lusa, In News - 18 Sep, 14:00

Prime Minster promises to train more doctors

By TPN/Lusa, In News - 18 Sep, 13:00

Movement at national airports doubles

By TPN/Lusa, In Business, Portugal - 18 Sep, 12:31



Tourism

In Letters - 18 Sep, 11:30

Spotlight

Most Viewed

Portugal’s healthcare is world-leading

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

Covid-19: Portugal Update, 16 September

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, News - 16 Sep, 18:29

Portuguese vaccine rate the “envy” of the EU

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, World - 17 Sep, 19:31

Covid-19: Portugal Update, 17 September

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19 - 17 Sep, 17:17

News
PoliticsCrimeOpinionEducationEnvironment

Main causes of wild fires this year is neglect and arson

Most of the rural fires registered this year were caused by the negligent use of fire, such as burning yard waste, and arson, says...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal - 18 Sep, 11:00

EU criticism of Beijing's interference in Macau based on “lies”

The Chinese government has accused the report on the EU/China strategy, approved by the...
By TPN/Lusa, In World, Politics, Asia - 18 Sep, 10:27

European Cinema Week returns to Porto from 23 to 29 September

By TPN/Lusa, In Entertainment, News - 18 Sep, 10:00

Testing of school personnel reveals "about 1 positive in every 1,000"

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, Education - 18 Sep, 09:37

Primark makes sustainable promises

By TPN/Lusa, In News - 18 Sep, 09:00



"Fundamental" to move forward with easing of lockdown

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, Politics - 17 Sep, 16:34


Support for youth victims of domestic violence

By TPN/Lusa, In News - 17 Sep, 14:08

The Portugal News logo Exclusives

From Syrian refugee to Portuguese citizen

Nour Machlah arrived in Portugal in 2014 after fleeing the war in his country, where he would be forced to fight. Now he has...
By Paula Martins, In News, World, Portugal - 17 Sep, 12:00

Rent or buy? Decisions, decisions!

We all need somewhere to live, somewhere to call home.
By Marilyn Sheridan, In Home & Garden - 17 Sep, 11:00

Calls to provide free Covid tests for travelling

The cost of travelling abroad from the UK due to the need for Covid tests is having a...
By Daisy Sampson, In News, Tourism, Europe - 17 Sep, 10:00

Who are the main parties for the local elections?

By Paula Martins, In News, Portugal, Politics - 16 Sep, 13:00

Portugal
AlgarveLisbonPorto & NorthAlentejoCentralMadeira & Azores

New Covid variants are expected

Microbiologist João Paulo Gomes has said that the emergence of new variants of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus is expected in...
By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, Portugal - 17 Sep, 15:15

New Hilton hotel for Vila Nova de Gaia

The Hilton Porto Gaia hotel, Hilton Hotels & Resorts' second unit in Portugal,...
By TPN/Lusa, In Tourism, Business, Porto & North - 17 Sep, 14:36

The Role of Boarding Schools in the Development of More Independent and Altruistic Students

By Advertiser, In Education, News, Lisbon - 17 Sep, 13:00



EU's “unique position” to “build bridges”

By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, Europe - 16 Sep, 11:10


14 years for man accused of killing ex-wife's lover

By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, Crime, News - 16 Sep, 10:32

Editor's Choice

From Syrian refugee to Portuguese citizen

By Paula Martins, In News, World, Portugal - 17 Sep, 12:00

Calls to provide free Covid tests for travelling

By Daisy Sampson, In News, Tourism, Europe - 17 Sep, 10:00

Luz Living: A luxury retirement condominium designed with the resident in mind

By Advertiser, In Property - 17 Sep, 09:31

World
EuropeUnited KingdomNorth AmericaSouth AmericaAsiaAfrica

Ryanair launches new Porto to Clermont-Ferrand route

Low cost airline Ryanair, has announced a new winter service connecting Porto and Clermont-Ferrand, operating two weekly flights...
By TPN, In Tourism, Business, World, Europe - 16 Sep, 14:44

Portugal to support Mozambique in water supply

The Portuguese minister of Environment and Climate Action has expressed Portugal's...
By TPN/Lusa, In World, Africa - 16 Sep, 11:48

International “sea drones” being tested in Portugal

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal, World, Lisbon - 14 Sep, 16:33

Comments by M.V. Zakharova, the official representative of Russia’s Ministry of Internal Affairs, regarding the situation surrounding the Venezuelan internal negotiations

By Advertiser, In World - 13 Sep, 10:08


Environmentalists denounce radioactive water leak

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Environment, Europe - 11 Sep, 15:15


Universities of Lisbon, Macau and Beijing form alliance to teach Portuguese in China

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Asia, Education - 11 Sep, 12:06


Business
EconomyCompany NewsFinanceConsumer Rights

Uber invests over €90 million in Lisbon

Uber has announced the inauguration of its new headquarters in Portugal and Lisbon, a new hub that will be its main source of...
By TPN/Lusa, In Business, Company News - 17 Sep, 18:00

The support measures for companies affected by Covid-19 need readjustments

A German entrepreneur living in the Algarve for 24 years has criticised the Portuguese...
By Advertiser, In Wine, Business - 17 Sep, 16:11

Common “Minor” insurances

By Advertiser, In Business - 17 Sep, 09:50

Cheers to beer

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Business - 16 Sep, 08:30



10% of tourists coming for the wine

By TPN/Lusa, In Business, Wine - 14 Sep, 15:00


€12 million investment in medical cannabis

By TPN/Lusa, In Business, Health - 14 Sep, 14:00

Invest

The top visa everyone wants their hands on

Residency-by-investment visas are fast gaining traction across the globe, as investors reap the reward of securing their wealth in...
By Advertiser, In Invest - 10 Sep, 12:30

Portugal Golden Visa: Can You Still Catch the 31 December 2021 Deadline?

Here comes one of the busiest and critical months for Portugal Golden Visa. As there are...
By Advertiser, In Invest - 06 Sep, 10:00

Men Made in Portugal, riding the sustainable luxury wave

By Eleanor Legge-Bourke, In Invest - 03 Sep, 09:29

Investors turn to Portugal

In Invest - 27 Aug, 13:38

Lisbon real estate – Steady, as she grows

By Leonor Sá-Carneiro, In Invest - 20 Aug, 10:15


Lisbon Living 101: Basic Steps to Living La Vida Lisboa

By Sarah Polonsky, In Invest - 13 Aug, 01:00


Choosing the Right Fund for the Portugal Golden Visa: A Guide & Overview

By Advertiser, In Invest - 06 Aug, 10:52


American and British investors bullish on Portugal

By Eleanor Legge-Bourke, In Invest - 06 Aug, 10:37

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Tourism
TravelHidden GemsBeach of the week

Huge makeover for Funchal Marina

The Government of Madeira will invest €4.9 million in the “radical transformation” of Funchal Marina to make it a new...
By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, Tourism, Madeira & Azores - 14 Sep, 14:51

Dark Sky tourism in Portugal

The demand for tourist activities that use the night sky as their main resource is growing...
By TPN/Lusa, In Tourism, News - 12 Sep, 13:00

“Good luck” with TAP

By TPN/Lusa, In Business, Tourism - 09 Sep, 11:14



Government “halfway there” with tourist restrictions

By Daisy Sampson, In News, Tourism, World - 03 Sep, 14:24


Top 7 reasons to visit the Algarve this summer

By Advertiser, In Tourism, World - 03 Sep, 11:08

Property

Thirdhome: Thriving holiday home exchange community comes to Portugal

Thirdhome is a private luxury home exchange club that provides its members a way to get value out of unused time at their second...
By Advertiser, In Property - 17 Sep, 12:26

Three dream homes of many

SkandiaMäklarna Real Estate presents:
By Advertiser, In Property - 17 Sep, 08:30

SandyBlue: Learning and adapting to constantly improve our villa portfolio

By Advertiser, In Property - 16 Sep, 16:29

Exclusive listing - Amazing 3 bedroom Villa with pool in São Brás de Alportel

By Advertiser, In Property - 16 Sep, 13:30

Exploring the senior LGTBQ+ property niche

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Property - 13 Sep, 09:01

Exclusive Sale Marina Front Line Top Floor 3 Bedrooms Apartment in Lagos

By Advertiser, In Property - 11 Sep, 16:00


The importance of how to present your home when selling

By Advertiser, In Property - 10 Sep, 09:52


SandyBlue: Using innovation to help Algarve villa owners stand out

By Advertiser, In Property - 10 Sep, 09:12


Lifestyle
Good NewsHome & GardenFood & DrinkEntertainmentCommunityCuriosity EventsHealth

“We do not live in a food dictatorship”

Several associations representing the livestock sector have united against new rules that regulate foods sold in schools,...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Food & Drink - 16 Sep, 16:00

Motorcycling Marathon for Sightsavers Charity

Music producer and guest academic lecturer, Danny de Matos, who will be motorcycling from...
By Cristina da Costa Brookes, In Portugal, Lifestyle - 15 Sep, 15:00

Wild Mushrooms: A Cookbook and Foraging Guide - Kristen Blizzard & Trent Blizzard

By Sandra Pereira, In Lifestyle - 15 Sep, 14:00

Bringing together light and shade

By TPN/Lusa, In Lifestyle - 15 Sep, 09:00


Complete Mediterranean Wildlife: Photoguide – Paul Sterry

By Sandra Pereira, In Lifestyle - 14 Sep, 19:00


Giant Galapagos tortoises race one another to their new home

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


Do you have Pet Insurance?

By Marilyn Sheridan, In Lifestyle - 13 Sep, 21:00

Sport

Portugal up to 7th in FIFA rankings

The Portuguese football team, who had three victories in September, has risen one place and now occupies seventh position in the...
By TPN/Lusa, In Sport - 17 Sep, 17:05

Portugal v Japan rugby union

Portugal will be taking on Japan in Lisbon on 13 November
By TPN, In Sport - 16 Sep, 12:23

Portugal sending 17 to UCI Road World Championships

By TPN/Lusa, In Sport - 16 Sep, 10:00

Petulant Patrick

By Neil Connolly, In Sport - 15 Sep, 19:00

Record breaking Ronaldo

By TPN/Lusa, In Sport - 15 Sep, 17:00

Getty Images

Henrik Stenson named as Ryder Cup European Vice Captain

In Sport - 15 Sep, 12:27


A draw for Benfica

By TPN, In Sport - 15 Sep, 10:03


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

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


Lagoa hosts YogaFest – free and online

By Paula Martins, In Sport, Algarve - 14 Sep, 18:00

Weird

The joy of making and eating a plate of pasta

Rachel Roddy is very aware that pasta is a deliciously sprawling, emotionally rich, historical labyrinth of a topic. Trying to...
By PA/TPN, In Recipes, Weird - 07 Sep, 15:00

Sarosh Lodhi/Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards 2021

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

A raccoon trying to open a window and a monkey dancing are in the running to be named the...
By PA/TPN, In Weird - 02 Sep, 13:44

‘World’s most expensive’ whisky miniature sells at auction

By PA/TPN, In Weird - 27 Aug, 19:45

Unfortunately named frogs fighting against extinction

By PA/TPN, In Weird - 26 Aug, 12:15

One step ladder wins award

By PA/TPN, In Weird - 23 Aug, 19:33


Ageing cuttlefish can remember last week’s dinner

By PA/TPN, In Weird - 23 Aug, 18:19


Forgotten floating head sculpture back on display

By PA/TPN, In Weird - 23 Aug, 16:12


New prehistoric ‘Hobbit’ creature

By PA/TPN, In Weird - 23 Aug, 14:25

COVID-19

Students

Incidence and transmissibility continue to fall

The national incidence rate of infections with SARS-CoV-2 in the last 14 days has registered a significant decrease, from 191.1 to...
By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19 - 17 Sep, 17:35

Easing of restrictions announcement postponed

An announcement regarding the easing of restrictions in place due to Covid-19 in Portugal...
In COVID-19 - 17 Sep, 15:53

41 suspected cases of Jansen vaccine “failure”

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19 - 15 Sep, 18:34

Covid-19: Portugal Update, 15 September

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, Portugal - 15 Sep, 15:47

Portugal claims victory over Covid-19

By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, COVID-19 - 15 Sep, 15:05

covid certificate

Covid rates dropping

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19 - 15 Sep, 14:45



Delta variant remains dominant in Portugal

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19 - 15 Sep, 09:26


Covid-19: Portugal Update, 14 September

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19 - 14 Sep, 15:43

Other News

Re: Covid pandemic?

EDITOR, I have been following with interest, and some amusement opposing viewpoints and...
In Letters - 17 Sep, 16:00

Re: Rip off Holiday Britain

EDITOR, I am a 72 years young Englishman from Liverpool who just read Rip Off holiday...
In Letters - 17 Sep, 13:16

Understanding the impact of Quantitative Easing on global markets

What is Quantitative Easing (QE)?
By Advertiser, In Finance - 17 Sep, 10:30

tavira

Tavira dredging starts next week

Dredging work in Tavira is to begin next week, representing an investment of half a...
By TPN/Lusa, In Algarve - 17 Sep, 09:42

Alex Saab Added to List of Venezuelan Government Delegates for Political Discussions in Mexico

According to the Venezuelan government, "the effective participation of Alex Saab in...
By Advertiser, In Opinion - 17 Sep, 09:16

A glance of the present, how a Smart Home can simplify your life

So, let’s start by taking a moment, to imagine what your morning may look like tomorrow....
By Advertiser, In Home & Garden - 16 Sep, 19:00

ASB September Ride

In Algarve - 16 Sep, 15:00

Bill to let home owners decide on pets in condominiums

By TPN/Lusa, In News - 16 Sep, 14:00

Intermittent fasting – could the secret be in abstinence?

By Advertiser, In Health - 16 Sep, 13:57

Chega supporters “fear reprisals”

Chega party aiming for the top

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Politics - 16 Sep, 09:38

Carvoeiro RC Mass in English

In Algarve - 16 Sep, 08:00

St. Patrick's society walk

In Algarve - 15 Sep, 18:00