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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

Portugal is losing blood donors, and the urgency of the matter has prompted the president of the Portuguese Institute for Blood and Transplants (IPST) to call on youngsters to come forth and become donors.

“We are asking people who are

As a result of an appeal by EC president Jean-Claude Juncker, Portugal has sent a working paper to Brussels reaffirming its lack of any kind of official sympathy to debtor states like Greece.

Calling for closer economic coordination

An extinct species of amphibians that resembled giant salamanders and are believed to have inhabited the Algarve over 220 millions ago have been discovered in Loulé by a group of international scientists.

The fossils were found during digs

Airline || After five profit-making years, Portugal’s national airline TAP closed 2014 with losses to the tune of €46 million.

Presenting the results on Wednesday (March 26), TAP president Fernando Pinto attributed the losses to a number

Human rights || Portugal is one of 14 European countries that have signed the first binding treaty that criminalises all activities linked to the illegal organ trade.

The ceremony took place in Santiago de Compostela, Spain, on Wednesday

Safety || Following Tuesday’s tragic Germanwings plane crash that killed 150 people, TAP has confirmed it is considering implementing procedures to ensure two crew members are in its aircraft cockpits at all times.

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