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A restaurant with a tax debt of €92,000 has seen four cakes “seized” by the Autoridade Tributária (AT). The total cost of the cakes came to €1.20. Taxmen have since agreed that seizing “property” - particularly when it is crème-filled - does not

It was saved from bankruptcy in 2012, but supermarket chain Alisuper is once again in the financial doldrums.

Managed by Grupo Nogueira, the chain claims it is struggling with the Algarve’s “seasonality” and has admitted it is in debt to

As many as 700 people turned up in force in Olhão on Saturday to expose the brutality of ongoing demolitions on the barrier islands of Ria Formosa.

But as the sun shone down on the increasingly media-savvy struggle, the reality of how

A seminar on local lodging as an asset to the Algarve tourism industry is being held on April 21 at Faro’s Escola de Hotelaria e Turismo from 2pm to 6.30pm.

Organised by Safe Communities Algarve and Turismo do Algarve, the seminar will be

The world has witnessed the atrocities of Charlie Hebdo, the mass-decapitation of Egyptian Christians, the murder of holidaymakers in Tunisia and more recently the killing of 150 people on a low-cost flight to Dusseldorf - but in the little

Forty-four workers of Litográfica do Sul - “one of the biggest employers in Vila Real de Santo António” - protested outside the printing business last Friday after learning they will not be receiving their March salaries.

The company is on

He may have apologised, but in almost the same breath Ricardo Ângelo has claimed that Carlos Costa “defrauded” small investors who bought commercial paper issued by the disintegrating Espírito Santo banking empire by the mere fact that he did not

Finally, the Portuguese archipelago of Madeira - governed for the last 37 years by outspoken politician Alberto João Jardim - is in the hands of a new ‘president’, former PSD mayor of Funchal Miguel Albuquerque.

No relation to Portugal’s

Glyphosate, the world’s most commonly used herbicide - tons of which is sold in Portugal - is at the centre of an international wrangle after a recent study conducted by an agency linked to the World Health Organisation claims it is a “probable

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