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Foreigners purchased 11% of properties in Portugal

According to consultancy firm JLL, last year 190,000 homes were sold, an increase of almost 20 percent compared to 2020. In what...
By Daisy Sampson, In Property, Business, Portugal - 26 Jan 2022, 18:09

Covid-19: Portugal Update, 26 January

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, Portugal - 26 Jan 2022, 16:51

Open house vaccines now for over 45’s

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, Portugal - 26 Jan 2022, 16:05

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26 Jan 2022, 15:24

Landlords in the capital are asking an average of €4,898 per square metre (€/m2)

Golden visa controversy continues

By TPN, In Property, Business - 22 Jan 2022, 20:07



ULIS project wins the “Lisbon Prize” at the World Architecture Festival

In Lisbon, Education, Community - 26 Jan 2022, 17:37

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Europe recommends test free travel

By Daisy Sampson, In News, Tourism, Europe - 25 Jan 2022, 10:51

Portugal exceeds Covid-19 “critical level”

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19 - 24 Jan 2022, 18:19

Over 2,500 passengers and 41 companies fined at borders

By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal - 24 Jan 2022, 19:22

Covid-19: Portugal Update, 25 January

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19 - 25 Jan 2022, 16:24

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25 Jan 2022, 16:24

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Portugal not sending political representation to Winter Games

Portugal will not have political representation at the opening and closing ceremonies of the Beijing Winter Olympics, “for...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Sport, World, Asia - 26 Jan 2022, 15:06

German Chancellor backing Costa

The German chancellor has expressed his support for António Costa in the next legislative...
By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, Politics - 26 Jan 2022, 13:06

Tolls

Toll payment period extended

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal - 25 Jan 2022, 20:25

Algarve and Madeira companies hit hardest

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Business, Economy - 25 Jan 2022, 16:11


Portugal improving corruption slowly

By TPN/Lusa, In News - 25 Jan 2022, 12:16


Electric car charging price hike

By TPN, In News, Portugal - 25 Jan 2022, 09:09


Lisbon departure lounge evacuated

By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, News, Tourism - 24 Jan 2022, 16:45

The Portugal News logo Exclusives

Removing the UFO stigma

Exclusive interview with Leslie Kean Part 2
By Chris Lehto, In Curiosity - 26 Jan 2022, 17:22

Transforming transport in Coimbra

For some years the works were just a project, however, Coimbra is now preparing to receive...
By Bruno G. Santos, In News, Porto & North - 26 Jan 2022, 12:12

Octopuses

Complex creatures and full of surprises
By Marilyn Sheridan, In Lifestyle - 26 Jan 2022, 12:00

Thousands of people unable to vote

The politics of Portugal – who are the parties?

By Paula Martins, In News, Portugal, Politics - 25 Jan 2022, 19:10

CryptoCurrency glossary of terms – Letter ‘B’

By Stephen Whitelaw, In Business - 25 Jan 2022, 14:14

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Travellers from Portugal need to declare entry into Galicia

From today (26 January), anyone from Portugal wanting to enter Galicia will have to communicate their arrival within a maximum...
By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, Tourism, Europe, COVID-19 - 26 Jan 2022, 11:06

Finding cheaper energy prices

More than five out of ten consumers who simulated prices on the ERSE platform found more...
By TPN, In Portugal, Business - 26 Jan 2022, 10:05

DJ, cocktail and canapes at Algarve recruitment day

By TPN, In Business, Algarve - 26 Jan 2022, 09:05

Boosters now available for over 25´s

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, Portugal - 25 Jan 2022, 18:20

Vaccine irregularities investigated

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, Portugal - 25 Jan 2022, 18:11




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Foreigners purchased 11% of properties in Portugal

By Daisy Sampson, In Property, Business, Portugal - 26 Jan 2022, 18:09

Thousands of people unable to vote

The politics of Portugal – who are the parties?

By Paula Martins, In News, Portugal, Politics - 25 Jan 2022, 19:10

Covid vaccination certificate

Europe recommends test free travel

By Daisy Sampson, In News, Tourism, Europe - 25 Jan 2022, 10:51

Algarve teachers struggling to pay a rent

By Paula Martins, In News, Portugal, Education - 24 Jan 2022, 20:13

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Portugal 4th in EU for Covid-19 cases

Portugal is the fourth EU country with the highest number of cases per million inhabitants in 7 days, only surpassed by Denmark,...
By TPN, In COVID-19, Europe - 26 Jan 2022, 14:07

Record year for Vinho Verde

The production of “vinho verde” green wine grew by more than three million litres in...
By TPN/Lusa, In Business, World, Food & Drink - 25 Jan 2022, 15:07

Portugal 5th in the world with the new daily infections

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, World - 24 Jan 2022, 17:03

Crocodile found under school floorboards goes on display

By PA/TPN, In Weird, United Kingdom - 24 Jan 2022, 15:07


EU wants to ease Covid-19 travel restrictions

By TPN, In Tourism, Europe - 24 Jan 2022, 14:39


Russia drops travel restrictions for Portuguese

By TPN, In Tourism, World - 24 Jan 2022, 12:39


Spanish earthquake felt in Portugal

By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, News, Europe - 23 Jan 2022, 16:10

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Which brands are most reputable in Portugal?

Pousadas de Portugal, Abreu Viagens, Websummit and McDonald’s are among the brands considered most relevant and reputable by the...
By TPN, In Business, Company News - 25 Jan 2022, 08:07

Crypto tokens for job candidates

Tech company has launched a tool that offers crypto tokens to the best candidates during a...
By TPN, In Business - 24 Jan 2022, 17:49

Pandemic boosting WhatsApp in Portugal

By TPN, In Business - 24 Jan 2022, 13:05

Abacoz Properties opens new office in heart of Loulé

By Cristina da Costa Brookes, In Property, Business, Company News - 24 Jan 2022, 12:39


Drivers choosing electric over diesel

By TPN, In Business, Europe - 23 Jan 2022, 08:08


Milk in Portugal 5 cents cheaper than Europe

By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, Business - 22 Jan 2022, 18:27


Bread price expected to rise

By TPN/Lusa, In Business - 22 Jan 2022, 16:08

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World of Big Waves

Close your eyes and imagine inhabitants of the small fishing village of Nazaré, Portugal standing atop Fort São Miguel Arcanjo,...
By Contributed by Relish Portugal Magazine/Evanne Schmarder, In Travel, Sport, Curiosity - 25 Jan 2022, 16:39

The Glass House Algarve

The colourful hidden secrets in the H’art of Glass can only be revealed when it sees the...
By Jake Cleaver, In Lifestyle - 24 Jan 2022, 13:37

‘Traffic jam’ caused by people rushing to donate duvets to dog rescue centre

By PA/TPN, In Weird, Curiosity - 23 Jan 2022, 17:00

Dog of the week

By Bruno G. Santos, In Lifestyle - 22 Jan 2022, 12:43




Online dental services warning

By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, Health - 18 Jan 2022, 12:31

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Hostels and AL apartments turning to mid term contracts

Several Local Accommodation (AL) apartments have gone bankrupt or have changed from short stays to medium and long term contracts.
By TPN/Lusa, In Tourism - 24 Jan 2022, 12:07

New Hilton hotel opens in Lisbon

Located in a restored building, on Rua das Janelas Verdes, The Emerald House is the first...
By TPN, In Tourism, Business, Company News, Lisbon - 22 Jan 2022, 08:13

Air traffic up by 39%

By TPN/Lusa, In Tourism, Portugal - 19 Jan 2022, 13:05

First ever summer flights between Algarve and Canada

By TPN, In Tourism, North America - 19 Jan 2022, 11:09




Property

Lisbon looking to slash licensing procedures

Urban licensing problems are rife throughout the country, particularly in Lisbon, with cases dragging on for years in some cases. ...
By TPN, In Property, Portugal, Lisbon - 24 Jan 2022, 11:07

10.9% rental price hike in Lisbon

Renting a T1 apartment in Lisbon cost €1,240 per month in the final stretch of 2021. But...
By TPN, In Property, News, Portugal, Lisbon - 23 Jan 2022, 20:09

House prices expected to stabilise

By TPN/Lusa, In Property, Europe - 22 Jan 2022, 11:09

Could Cryptocurrency Change The Future of The Luxury Real Estate Market?

By Advertiser, In Property, Finance - 21 Jan 2022, 14:30

STUNNING NEW EXCLUSIVE LISTING IN THE TOWN OF VILA NOVA DE CACELA

By Advertiser, In Property - 20 Jan 2022, 11:36

“Unacceptable” situation of council houses without bathrooms

By TPN/Lusa, In Property, Portugal, Lisbon - 19 Jan 2022, 15:03



Half of properties in Portugal worth less than €50,000

By TPN, In Property, Portugal - 18 Jan 2022, 19:24


Sport

FC Porto and Sporting top for penalties

FC Porto and Sporting are in the top 10 of teams that have had the most penalties in favour since 2018/19, according to a study...
By TPN/Lusa, In Sport - 25 Jan 2022, 09:23

Portugal out of Euro2022 handball

The Portuguese handball team has been eliminated from Euro2022, after losing to the...
By TPN/Lusa, In Sport - 19 Jan 2022, 14:30

Portugal best futsal team in the world

By TPN/Lusa, In Sport - 19 Jan 2022, 10:28

Portuguese centre Neemias Queta today scored 22 points and 11 rebounds, in an NBA G-League game

By TPN/Lusa, In Sport - 18 Jan 2022, 11:32

Rúben Dias "honoured" to be one of “The Best”

By TPN/Lusa, In Sport - 18 Jan 2022, 10:36

Ronaldo still the best

By TPN/Lusa, In Sport - 18 Jan 2022, 10:21


Portugal’s EURO'2022 handball dream by a thread

In Sport - 17 Jan 2022, 09:55


€1.3 million bonus for Portuguese clubs

By TPN/Lusa, In Sport - 13 Jan 2022, 14:15


Fan who spotted hockey staffer’s mole given 10,000 dollars for medical school

By PA/TPN, In North America, Sport, Health - 13 Jan 2022, 08:00

Weird

British company plans to create film studio in space in 2024

Space Entertainment Enterprise (S.E.E), the British company that is co-producing Tom Cruise's next space film, plans to...
By TPN/Lusa, In Entertainment, United Kingdom, Weird - 21 Jan 2022, 13:00

Owners ‘so thankful’ to be reunited with stolen cocker spaniel after eight years

Sussex Police have reunited a dog with its owners after she was stolen from their front...
By PA/TPN, In Weird, Curiosity - 11 Jan 2022, 10:00

Is Die Hard a Christmas movie? – survey highlights a festive divide

By PA/TPN, In Weird - 08 Dec 2021, 17:29

Euro 2020 and sea shanties among TikTok’s highlights of the year

By PA/TPN, In Weird - 07 Dec 2021, 19:31

Terry’s and Heinz collaborate to produce ‘world first’ Chocolate Orange Mayo

By PA/TPN, In Weird - 02 Dec 2021, 18:30

Netflix hit Tiger King turned into five-act TikTok opera

By PA/TPN, In Weird - 21 Nov 2021, 10:32


Cambridge Dictionary reveals its word of the year for 2021

By PA/TPN, In Weird - 20 Nov 2021, 12:24


Library book returned more than seven decades late

By PA/TPN, In Weird - 19 Nov 2021, 15:30


Song featuring George Harrison and Ringo Starr discovered in attic

By PA/TPN, In Weird - 12 Nov 2021, 18:30

COVID-19

Covid-19: Portugal Update, 24 January

Portugal has today recorded 32,758 new infections in the last 24 hours, plus 44 deaths associated with Covid-19 and a new increase...
By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19 - 24 Jan 2022, 16:05

Booster now available to over 30´s

Self-scheduling for a booster dose of the Covid-19 vaccine is now available for people...
By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, COVID-19 - 24 Jan 2022, 10:01

Covid-19: Portugal Update, 23 January

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, Portugal - 23 Jan 2022, 19:05

Open House vaccination for over 50s

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19 - 23 Jan 2022, 19:00

Business owners want to create a Covid-free zone in Bairro Alto

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, Lisbon - 23 Jan 2022, 15:00

Mortality increases by almost 50% in a week

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, Portugal - 22 Jan 2022, 19:26


Risks of the Omicron variant are 50% to 60% lower

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19 - 22 Jan 2022, 17:00


Covid-19: Portugal Update, 22 January

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, Portugal - 22 Jan 2022, 15:28


More than 78.000 boostered on Wednesday

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19 - 21 Jan 2022, 18:00

Other News

Teenager becomes youngest woman to fly solo around the globe

A 19-year-old has become the youngest woman to fly solo around the world.
By PA/TPN, In Curiosity - 26 Jan 2022, 16:17

Covid Vaccines and Fake News

EDITOR, That everyone has a right to not to be vaccinated against one or other...
In Letters - 26 Jan 2022, 14:22

Ongoing Vaccine Debate

EDITOR, I would like to react to the article from Mr. Tom Wiltshire. He said he could not...
In Letters - 25 Jan 2022, 17:30

New Rules 2022: Portuguese Golden Visa Program

Lisbon-based leading lawyer gives her highly specialized and personalized legal assistance...
By Vanessa Rodrgues Lima, In Invest - 25 Jan 2022, 15:55

Vaccination Certificates

EDITOR, I am Australian and a frequent visitor to Portugal - I own an apartment near Lagos...
In Letters - 25 Jan 2022, 15:21

Poor Portuguese Customer Service

EDITOR, Stephen Craggs’ letter (The Portugal News. 8 January) mirrors my own experience...
In Letters - 25 Jan 2022, 14:19

Wordle: Creator of app with same name to donate profits after download boost

By PA/TPN, In Curiosity - 25 Jan 2022, 13:06

6 gardening books not to miss in 2022

By PA/TPN, In Home & Garden - 25 Jan 2022, 12:00

Tips for a fantastic paint job

By Marilyn Sheridan, In Home & Garden - 25 Jan 2022, 11:12

Will Russia Play The ‘Cuban Card’?

By Gwynne Dyer, In Opinion - 25 Jan 2022, 08:03

Relocation Portugal Insider

By Advertiser, In Invest - 24 Jan 2022, 15:21

TV remote streaming

English Language TV in Portugal

In Letters - 24 Jan 2022, 14:28