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Novo Banco, the so-called good bank that rose from the ashes of BES, is smarting under a new lawsuit presented by Portugal’s richest man, cork billionaire Américo Amorim. Along with millions being demanded by small investors who claim Novo Banco

He’s proud to say that he is Portuguese, gay, short and bald - and he is now the CEO of one of the world’s largest banks. Taking the helm at HSBC in September, António Simões has never made any bones about his sexuality, affirming that “if I wasn

Two years after it was due to have been enforced, Portugal’s dangerous dogs’ legislation is in chaos, with key requisites being ignored. According to Observador website, the most important omission is the requirement for owners of dangerous dogs

Tiny ‘Maria’ weighed only 2.6 kg when she was delivered on a packed Almada beach last Saturday, but the health worker whose expertise brought smiles all round has warned it could have gone the other way. “Beach access for the ambulance is not

Friends, neighbours and the child’s own father are described as shocked by the news that “killer-mom” Ana Lúcia Cunha has been released from psychiatric care three years after stabbing her six-year-old daughter to death to live in the same

A male paediatrician is accused of sexually abusing three teenage sisters during routine health consultations in a health centre in Oliveira de Azeméis, near Porto. The accusation, reported by the girls’ father, was lodged last week. The girls

Energy minister Jorge Moreira e Silva - receiving flak following his announcement last week that the government hoped to save fuel by encouraging public sector workers to ride bicycles - has now revealed that thanks to the January increase in

Furniture giant IKEA has started building its mega shopping complex near Loulé, due to open in 2016.

The Swedish company began clearing land in January, but this is the first sign of construction work.

It is also the only

A retired GNR policeman died on Monday (August 3) after being run over by a motorbike in Loulé.

The accident happened at 1.15pm, when the 57-year-old was crossing Marçal Pacheco avenue, near the Hospital Particular.

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