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Once again Loulé’s fiscal and administrative court has won the day for battling Ria Formosa islanders - forbidding government-backed environmental agency Polis Litoral from flying in the face of 137 embargos and “taking possession” of island

The Bank of Portugal has ordered the suspension of all operations at Money One and Transfex currency exchanges as police launch a huge investigation into drug-trafficking and money-laundering potentially linked to international terrorism.

Today (Monday) saw Culatra islanders once again fighting for their lives as riot police were understood to be on their way to the island.

The decision by what all agree was “a very brave judge” to block the government-backed plan to

As Faro airport is in the middle of another sacking row, Left Bloc MP Cecília Honório has accused ANA (the airport authority) of trying to intimidate employees.

She claims the 12 workers fired earlier this month, had all gone on strike at

If he thinks he can dodge environmentalists and sell-out to the Chinese for millions, bankrupt Portuguese property mogul and football boss Aprígio Santos may be pulled up short. Portimão court sat today to hear arguments over his company’s “

Portugal’s beautiful Madeira Island has been considered one of the “10 best islands in the world” by visitors of travel website Tripadvisor.

Placing sixth, Madeira is one of the only two European islands on the list, alongside Santorini (

It was an epic day, and along the way we heard islanders on Farol “love the Resident”.

“Since you started writing these reports, I have to reserve a copy, or they simply run out”, a delighted campaigner Vanessa Morgado told us.

The son of a British expat whose mutilated body was found buried under concrete in her own back garden has spoken out about how his 72-year-old mother “lived in fear”.

Dean Davidson, 49, was on his way to the Algarve last week when British

On the eve of one of the most emblematic events in the Portuguese calendar Loulé administrative court has freed scores of Ria Formosa islanders from the immediate threat of losing their homes.

Today (Friday April 24) was to have been the

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