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14 detained on suspicion of €6.5M tax fraud

14 detained on suspicion of €6.5M tax fraud

Portugal’s Polícia Judiciária, the country’s main criminal investigation force, said that it had detained 14 people on suspicion of tax fraud, criminal association and money laundering
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Maternity wards' situation 'much more serious' than admitted

Maternity wards' situation 'much more serious' than admitted

The head of Portugal’s Order of Doctors (OM) has said that the situation in state maternity facilities is "much more serious and complex" than admitted and called for a procurement policy aimed at retaining specialists.
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Naval cadet dies after training run

Naval cadet dies after training run

A 22-year-old cadet at Portugal’s Naval School has died after passing out during a cross-country race at a naval base in Almada, Setúbal district
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Man found dead in well
In News on 24 Jun, 10h36

Cascais beaches reopen
In News on 21 Jun, 15h30

Brexit and Drugs
By Gwynne Dyer , In News on 21 Jun, 01h00



News from previous issue Edition 1530, 15 June 2019


Parliament passes laws on lobbying

Portugal’s parliament has adopted three separate pieces of legislation whose declared aim is to boost transparency in public life, on lobbying, on impediments and incompatibilities, and on the status of deputies.

Portugal defies drop in foreign investment
By Carrie-Marie Bratley , In News on 20 Jun, 11h00

Guterres urged to step up investigation on Saudi Arabia
In News on 20 Jun, 09h00

Coimbra discusses complete digitalisation of higher education
By TPN/Lusa , In News on 20 Jun, 08h00

Irish man dies in Portugal
In News on 19 Jun, 18h14

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