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Rail strikes affecting Lisbon and Porto

The Railway Union of Itinerant Commercial Review (SFRCI) has announced two new partial strikes in the urban areas of Porto and...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal, Lisbon, Porto & North - 21 May 2022, 19:05

Infarmed takes carcinogenic cosmetics off the market

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal, Lifestyle - 21 May 2022, 14:04

Updated Covid-19 rules for dentists and spas

By TPN/Lusa, In News, COVID-19, Portugal - 21 May 2022, 12:02

Very high pollen count continues

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal - 21 May 2022, 11:01

2.5 million people in Portugal are obese

In News, Portugal - 21 May 2022, 09:03

Portuguese asked to “take a stand”

By TPN/Lusa, In Sport, World, Politics - 21 May 2022, 08:05

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Foreign residents up 20% in Madeira

The number of foreign residents living in Madeira has grown by 20% in the last two years, rising to around 11,000 people, most of...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal, Madeira & Azores - 20 May 2022, 20:04

Seven arrested for Algarve drug trafficking

The GNR detained seven people and seized 299 doses of narcotics, between Wednesday and...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal, Crime, Algarve - 20 May 2022, 19:04

Monkeypox “is a risky behaviour disease”

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal - 20 May 2022, 18:03

Desert dust cloud crosses Europe

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Europe - 20 May 2022, 17:06

Over 194,000 Covid-19 reinfections

By TPN/Lusa, In News, COVID-19 - 20 May 2022, 16:05

Monkeypox cases up to 23 in Portugal

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal - 20 May 2022, 15:04


Marcelo focuses on vaccination

By TPN/Lusa, In News, COVID-19 - 20 May 2022, 14:06


Russia expels five Portuguese diplomats

In News, World - 20 May 2022, 13:02


Schools and hospitals affected by strike

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal - 20 May 2022, 12:00

The Portugal News logo Exclusives

Escape to India

Local author Tony Laurence’s “A Cheerleader in India” published in 2018 is a transporting and captivating read based on the...
By Cristina da Costa Brookes, In Lifestyle, Community - 21 May 2022, 16:03

Jami’s Crystal of the Month

This time it’s a purple one - to protect you from your phone
In Lifestyle, Health

Finding the joy in politics

On 9 and 10 May, in the Assembly of the Republic, the Youth Parliament took place.
By Bruno G. Santos, In Portugal

The Portugal News now in Portuguese

By TPN, In News, Portugal

Politics

Achieving Optimal Asset Allocation : How to decide where to invest your money

Costa highlights Portugal’s positive outlook

The Prime Minister has today stressed that Portugal is the European Union member state that has registered the highest economic...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal, Politics, Economy - 16 May 2022, 17:07

"I don't believe Portugal can go back on abortion. It no longer exists as an issue"

The President of the Republic, Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, has said that the illegalisation...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal, Politics - 16 May 2022, 12:04

"Big investment" needed in mental health

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Politics - 08 May 2022, 12:04




Editor's Choice

The Portugal News now in Portuguese

By TPN, In News, Portugal - 20 May 2022, 09:06

Portugal least vulnerable to Ukraine war impact

By Paula Martins, In News, Portugal, World, Economy - 18 May 2022, 14:05

Visiting Portugal - the hard way!

By Douglas Hughes, In Tourism, Travel - 18 May 2022, 08:03

Crime

Dog attack victims to receive €120,000

The dog attacked a four-year-old child, who suffered injuries to his scalp, shoulder and hands and had to undergo two surgeries.
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal, Crime - 19 May 2022, 17:03

Ministry of Education confirms cyberattack

The Ministry of Education confirmed yesterday to CNN Portugal that one of the platforms of...
In News, Education, Crime - 19 May 2022, 10:03

Police seize 108 kilos of hashish on broken down Vilamoura boat

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal, Crime, Algarve - 17 May 2022, 14:04

Youth stabbed in Albufeira

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal, Crime - 14 May 2022, 13:09

Man arrested on suspicion of over 100 MB way crimes

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal, Crime - 12 May 2022, 14:05




Opinion
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Health tourism – Portugal has a lot to offer

I was shocked during a conversation with an English friend to discover she had just had a knee replacement in a private UK...
By Paul Luckman, In Opinion - 14 May 2022, 10:03

Predict the future – follow the investments

If you want to know the future direction of Portugal, and especially the Algarve, there is...
By Paul Luckman, In Opinion - 06 May 2022, 11:03

Madeleine McCann – 15 years on

By Paul Luckman, In Opinion - 03 May 2022, 10:03

Masks – What was all the fuss about?

By Paul Luckman, In Opinion - 24 Apr 2022, 20:04

There goes the neighbourhood?

By Stephen A. Chmelewski, In Opinion, North America - 19 Apr 2022, 19:05

As the 1974 revolution anniversary approaches, what has changed?

By Paul Luckman, In Opinion, Portugal - 18 Apr 2022, 10:02


A four-day working week, dream, or reality

By Paul Luckman, In Opinion - 08 Apr 2022, 14:04


Wine – Corks, screw cap or box. Which is best?

By Paul Luckman, In Opinion - 31 Mar 2022, 17:05


Ryanair – Not the World’s favourite airline

By Paul Luckman, In Opinion, Opinion Pieces - 28 Mar 2022, 20:03

Education

Childcare in Portugal – what you need to know

Portugal is one of the countries where babies spend most hours during the week in...
By Paula Martins, In Portugal, Education - 11 May 2022, 19:05

4,100 Ukrainian children in Portuguese schools

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal, Education - 10 May 2022, 15:08

Calls to end discrimination against teachers abroad

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Education - 05 May 2022, 08:07


A Professional Guide into The Portuguese Educational System

By Advertiser, In Education, Portugal - 03 May 2022, 13:15


Refugees putting schools under pressure

By Paula Martins, In Portugal, News, Education - 18 Apr 2022, 15:04


Sexual harassment investigated at Lisbon University

By Bruno G. Santos, In Portugal, Education, Crime - 11 Apr 2022, 16:04

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Environment
Sustainability Renature

No man power, no problem – bring in the sheep

The municipality of Miranda do Douro has started using sheep to clean the green spaces of...
In Portugal, News, Environment - 16 May 2022, 19:05

Seaplane removed from reservoir - 25 years after sinking

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal, Environment - 09 May 2022, 19:08




Other News Articles

Spain moving towards purchasing Monkeypox vaccine

Approved vaccines are against smallpox, but experts believe they may have a mitigating...
By TPN, In News, Europe - 19 May 2022, 20:05

Refugees in Algarve evicted by landlords in summer

Many Ukrainian families who have found shelter in the Algarve are being pressured to leave...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal, Algarve - 19 May 2022, 18:03

Portugal “championing” migration

The Deputy Minister of Parliamentary Affairs, Ana Catarina Mendes, has announced that more...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal - 19 May 2022, 15:06

Two dead in Algarve lorry crash

Two people have died today following a collision between two heavy vehicles on the IC1, in...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal, Algarve - 19 May 2022, 14:41

Nine more cases of Monkeypox in Portugal

Nine more cases of infection with the Monkeypox virus have been confirmed in Portugal,...
By TPN/Lusa, In News - 19 May 2022, 14:03

Portugal ready to maintain or reinforce military presence

The Prime Minister has today that Portugal is prepared to maintain its military missions...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, World, Europe - 19 May 2022, 12:06

Thousands of companies disrespecting workers' schedules

By TPN, In News - 19 May 2022, 09:06

Portugal fuel prices above EU average

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal - 18 May 2022, 19:05

Five confirmed cases of monkeypox in Portugal

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal - 18 May 2022, 16:05

UFO’s being studied in Vila do Conde

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal, Weird - 18 May 2022, 15:06

Do you know where the new Lisbon speed cameras are?

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal, Lisbon - 18 May 2022, 13:05