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Top quality drinking water in Portugal

Drinking water in Portugal is classed as being of top quality, however it will cost €3.5 billion to be able to maintain this...
In News, Portugal - 28 Sep 2022, 20:03

Figo plays in zero gravity football game

In News, Portugal, Sport - 28 Sep 2022, 17:02

Government aiming for 20% increase in wages

In News, Portugal - 28 Sep 2022, 15:10



The MIL Festival starts today in Lisbon

The MIL Festival - Lisbon International Music Network, which brings together concerts and a convention dedicated to the promotion...
In News, Portugal, Lisbon, Events - 28 Sep 2022, 14:47

Income tax exemption threshold predicted to rise

In two years, about 2.5 million workers (a quarter of the population) will be exempt from...
In News, Portugal - 28 Sep 2022, 14:06

Portugal defeat leaves all eyes on Ronaldo

In News, Sport, Portugal - 28 Sep 2022, 13:24

Armed Forces targeted by computer attack

In News, Portugal - 28 Sep 2022, 12:04

New water restrictions from October 1

In News, Portugal - 28 Sep 2022, 11:04

Which professions are most sought after in Portugal?

In News, Portugal, Business - 28 Sep 2022, 10:04

Angela Merkel heading to Portugal

In News, Environment - 28 Sep 2022, 09:04

The Portugal News logo Exclusives

Plasticine launches latest album “The Most Beautiful Skies”

It was great to speak with the lead members of the band Plasticine all about their latest album “The Most Beautiful Skies”...
In Portugal, Music - 27 Sep 2022, 20:01

In the world of motoring, the main beauty of retro is - it actually works!

In Opinion Pieces


A “sad day for democracy”

The PS parliamentary leader has criticised the direction given to the Social Democrat bench to support Chega’s candidacy...
In News, Portugal, Politics - 23 Sep 2022, 12:08

Europe green lights Portuguese fuel tax reduction

The European Commission has approved the request made by Portugal to temporarily go...
In News, Portugal, Europe, Politics - 22 Sep 2022, 16:05

More than 23,000 speeding penalties recorded

Government wants municipalities to monitor urban road speeds

In News, Politics - 12 Sep 2022, 09:01

Manuel Pizarro to replace Marta Temido as Health Minister

In Politics, Health - 09 Sep 2022, 18:01

Government supports Olympic games

In Sport, Politics - 08 Sep 2022, 19:03

Editor's Choice

“Uniting the country” with new high speed rail link

In News, Portugal - 28 Sep 2022, 13:04


Algarve drink driving arrests

The GNR detained 56 people in the district of Faro in the last week, most of them for driving under the influence of alcohol,...
In News, Portugal, Crime, Algarve - 27 Sep 2022, 14:04

Minister acknowledges domestic violence is a "huge scourge”

The Deputy Minister and Parliamentary Affairs has admitted today that in Portugal "the...
In News, Crime - 24 Sep 2022, 13:03

PM and other politicians personal data leaked

In News, Portugal, Crime - 23 Sep 2022, 16:02

Women convicted of Algarve illegal immigration

In News, Portugal, Crime - 19 Sep 2022, 11:03

Opinion PiecesLetters

History teaches us that economists learn nothing from history

Many retired British expats face watching their retirement dreams turn to dust as events far away from tranquil retirement...
In Opinion - 28 Sep 2022, 13:01

Is Putin Bluffing About Nukes?

Vladimir Putin’s desperation was plain in the emergency measures he declared last week:...
In Opinion - 27 Sep 2022, 18:01

Economics vs the laws of unintended consequences

In Opinion - 21 Sep 2022, 20:01

Planetary Defense

In Opinion - 21 Sep 2022, 12:01

Ukraine: The Risk of a Ceasefire Dwindles

In Opinion - 12 Sep 2022, 19:01

In Defence of Whistle-Blowers (and Donald Trump)

In Opinion - 10 Sep 2022, 18:01

Portugal is now often called ‘energy island’. Here’s why

In Opinion - 10 Sep 2022, 14:01

The Last Empire

In Opinion - 08 Sep 2022, 18:01


What teenagers and Portuguese learners have in common

Tell me what kind of a teen you were, and I’ll tell you what kind of a Portuguese adult you’ll become.
In Curiosity , Portugal, Education - 23 Sep 2022, 13:01

Child benefit to be paid on the 16th

Child benefit to combat extreme poverty among children and young people, will benefit...
In News, Education, Economy - 15 Sep 2022, 08:03

Youths facing language barriers

In Education, News - 06 Sep 2022, 17:03

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Sustainability Renature

Divers trying to break new record

Around 700 divers will come together on 24 September in Sesimbra in a marine cleaning...
In News, Portugal, Environment - 22 Sep 2022, 08:05

Other News Articles

Air France increases capacity in Portugal

“Air France’s offer grows by 18% this winter in Portugal compared to the same period...
In News, Tourism, Europe - 28 Sep 2022, 08:02

The best pastel de nata in Lisbon revealed

A café has picked up the award this year for best pastel de nata in the Lisbon region.
In News, Portugal, Lifestyle, Food & Drink, Lisbon - 27 Sep 2022, 20:06

Portugal moves forward with recruiting Moroccan workers

Portugal and Morocco have launched the foundations of a pilot project for 400 Moroccan...
In News, Portugal, Africa - 27 Sep 2022, 19:05

New high speed rail connection to be announced

The Prime Minister has announced that the Government will present the layout and...
In News, Portugal - 27 Sep 2022, 18:07

40% of homes uncomfortably cold in winter

A new study indicates that a large share of Lisbon and Porto residents feel uncomfortable...
In News, Portugal - 27 Sep 2022, 17:05

Police searching for missing woman in Algarve

The GNR is carrying out searches to try to find a woman who was reported missing on...
In News, Portugal, Algarve - 27 Sep 2022, 16:21

Bank valuations drop for first time since March 2020

In News, Portugal, Business - 27 Sep 2022, 12:03

Fruit "highly contaminated" with pesticides

In News, Portugal, Europe - 27 Sep 2022, 10:03

Brits to have new residency cards by the end of the year

In News, Portugal - 27 Sep 2022, 09:01