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A group of large investment funds has today launched a new offensive in its campaign to claw back some of the €2.2 billion “dumped” by the Bank of Portugal in a supremely controversial move between Christmas and New Year two years ago (

It’s the latest shock to hit a country that has been scarred by deaths in fires over the last seven months: environmentalists claim material being used to replace asbestos in the nation’s schools is every bit as lethal as asbestos, possibly even

Three million euros-worth of “emeralds and rough diamonds” were seized by GNR police at a man’s house in Albufeira this week in what was described as “one of the largest apprehensions of this kind in recent years in Portugal”.

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With MPs due to debate yet further changes to the government’s “Alojamento Local” regime (private holiday rentals), AHETA - the association of Algarve hoteliers - has warned that any expedient tweaking could “lead to an increase in illegal

Environmental association Zero has accused the government of grossly manipulating its recycling data - not only to receive “more money” but to “try and hide from citizens and the European Union the most evident collapse of public policies for the

Ireland’s legendary rock band U2 is returning to Portugal for a concert at Lisbon’s Altice Arena on September 16.

Tickets go on sale on Friday, January 26 with a limit of four tickets per person. U2.com subscribers will have a chance to

A major fire in a busy district of Lisbon has left a two-storey building at risk of collapse.

The fire, on Olivais’ Avenida de Berlim, “completely destroyed” a large Chinese shop near the city’s Gare de Oriente railway station on Monday

CDS leader Assunção Cristas shows she for one is planning to hold the government to the same ‘dastardly game’ played in 2015 when left-wingers joined forces to seize power from a centre-right ‘victory’ that failed to secure a working majority.

Lusa gives space this week to an announcement by environment minister João Pedro Matos Fernandes that basically saw him congratulating his ministry on €60 million “invested in the Portuguese coastline”.

Matos Fernandes was speaking at the

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