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Portugal's cod quota up 168%

The Portuguese quota for cod fishing is to increase by 168 percent in 2022, from 293 tonnes to 784 tonnes, after a week of...
By TPN/Lusa, In Business, World, Economy - 27 Sep, 18:31

Unemployment benefits rising

By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, Economy - 21 Sep, 12:41

CDS-PP parties consider 600 euros per child allowance "absolutely ridiculous"

By TPN/Lusa, In Politics, Economy, Portugal - 07 Sep, 09:23

Unemployment rate falls for sixth straight month

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Economy - 28 Aug, 12:09

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Fuel prices rising

The average sale price of 95 gasoline increased 2.7 percent in July compared to June, for the eighth consecutive month.
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Economy - 27 Aug, 01:00

Bank branch closures

Bank branch closures

Portuguese banks lost 2,066 employees and 655 branches in 2020, compared to 2019, reaching...
By TPN/Lusa, In Business, Economy - 27 Aug, 01:00

Portuguese companies forecasting salary increases

Unemployment rates continue to fall

By TPN/Lusa, In Business, Economy - 27 Aug, 01:00

Santander redundancies pushing ahead

Santander redundancies pushing ahead

By TPN/Lusa, In Business, Economy - 27 Aug, 01:00

Portugal second in EU for new businesses

By TPN/Lusa, In Business, Economy - 25 Aug, 19:44


Portuguese remittances rise

By TPN/Lusa, In Economy, News - 24 Aug, 14:06


PM wants sharp increase in family allowance next year

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Politics, Economy - 24 Aug, 11:11


Unemployment rate drops to 6.9%

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Economy - 29 Jul, 15:18

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Travelling into the Portuguese past

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By Paula Martins, In Hidden Gems - 25 Sep, 15:00

Gardening hints for successful veggies

Grow your own, and be proud of it!
By Marilyn Sheridan, In Home & Garden - 25 Sep, 08:00

How healthy is the Portuguese health service?

By Paul Luckman, In Opinion Pieces - 24 Sep, 20:00

Who is eyeing up the Portuguese luxury property market?

By Daisy Sampson, In Property - 24 Sep, 17:00

Other Economy Articles

Prices in the Algarve remain the highest in the country at €1,755 per square metre.

House prices slowing down

During the first three months of the year, 18 of the 24 municipalities with more than...
By TPN/Lusa, In Business, Economy - 23 Jul, 01:00

93 flights cancelled due to strike

Groundforce workers on strike over the weekend have already led to the cancellation of 93...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Tourism, Economy - 17 Jul, 12:36

Brussels maintains projection of 3.9% growth this year in Portugal

The European Commission maintained its projections for the pace of recovery of the...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Business, Economy - 11 Jul, 18:00

Golden visa investments plummet in May

The investment captured through 'gold' visas fell 81% in May, in homologous...
By TPN/Lusa, In Business, Economy, Property - 06 Jul, 12:00

Impact on tourism could cost world economy more than €3 trillion

The world economy could lose more than four trillion dollars (three trillion Euros) due to...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Travel, Economy, Business - 03 Jul, 08:00

€80 million for Brexit hit businesses

Planning minister Nelson de Souza has said that Portugal will have access to a package of...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Economy, Business - 02 Jul, 01:00

Pandemic crisis has thrown 400,000 people into poverty

By TPN/Lusa, In Economy, Business - 24 Jun, 18:00

Economy expected to grow between 14.5% and 15.5%

By TPN/Lusa, In Business, Economy - 11 Jun, 01:00