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As Portugal basked in the first taste of summer, the world’s financial brains were thrashing it out in the leafy splendour of Penha Longa - a VIP golf resort less than 40 minutes from the centre of Lisbon. On the agenda was the increasingly

Four months before Portugal’s legislative elections, the so-called troika - always photographed with the stoniest of faces - is due back for the country’s second “post-programme” evaluation.

Scheduled to arrive to start work on Thursday (

Victor Guerreiro, president of the Algarve Retailers Association (ACRAL), has called on local businesspeople, associations and public entities to join forces to promote the Algarve as a “trustworthy brand” that can help develop the region’s

Portugal’s Hospital de Santa Maria, the largest in country, is “mined by a web of interests and loyalties to political parties, Masons and catholic organisations” like Opus Dei, a study has concluded.

The shock report has prompted a full-

“You want a divorce, do you?” were the words shouted by the man who is understood to have fatally shot his wife this afternoon (May 28) at a Faro café just yards from the town’s police station.

Clients watched in horror as the 31-year-old

The Independent has added its name to the increasing list of world media waxing lyrical on the Portuguese archipelago of the Azores.

In a piece entitled ‘Secrets of the Azores’, features writer Abigail Aked suggests a number of Azores’ “

A community is in shock today after a landlord beset by money problems allegedly gunned down a 20-year-old tenant, all because of a benefits cheque for €180.

The cheque was in the name of young fisherman António Ribeiro - but for reasons

Vociferous mayor of Porto Rui Moreira is keeping quiet about a “personal matter” that has seen his socialite wife Cristina donating a kidney to their youngest son, David, aged 21.

But David has shared the moment on Facebook, publishing a

For anyone who likes mackerel (Portuguese translation of ‘cavala’) this has been a bumper year so far with catches increasing more than 60% in the Algarve. But sadly it doesn’t translate into much more profits for fishermen.

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