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It has taken months of pressure, but at last the EC has pronounced on the ongoing fight to get the government to deal with the hundreds of public buildings, many of them schools, blighted by the existence of asbestos - the cancer-causing building

As Eurostat reports that Portugal’s deficit has increased by 7 billion - tipping it six full percentage points over the government’s expectations - a damning new report commissioned by the IMF has concluded that austerity, when all is said and

Problems assailing the Grupo Espírito Santo and impacting on the country’s BES bank have prompted Spanish bankers at BBVA to pull-out of their much-publicised bailout from Portugal.

According to Spanish newspaper El Confidencial, BBVA has

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It’s been hailed as a “big step forward” in the fight against animal cruelty – a draft law that criminalises animal abuse and abandonment cases was


The parents of a six-year-old boy with a brain tumour who died after being transferred from Faro Hospital’s intensive care unit to Lisbon’s IPO onc


Nick Cole, an Anglo-Australian dentist who has a long association with the Algarve, narrowly escaped death when his sailing boat collided with an o

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Road toll revenue has increased 9.3% in the first half of this year compared to the same period last year, Portuguese road authority Estradas de Po

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Water domain under the Portuguese legislation had its origin on a Royal Decree of the year 1864...


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Almost 40,000 workers face the chop as Government refuses to budge on State Budget

Despite the controversial decision by Constitutional Court judges to veto key Government...

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