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As the forensic audit analysing alleged irregularities at former Banco Espírito Santo is due to report to the Bank of Portugal next week, news comes of a list of people identified as being beneficiaries of the €4.2 billion inexplicably “lost” by

In another classic example of forward-planning, the Bank of Portugal has announced that the new €10 note, coming onto the market today (Tuesday), may not be accepted by all payment machines.

“We cannot guarantee that all machines will

Petition || Hoteliers and restaurateurs met in Pombal this week to draw up the latest round of battle-plans in a bid to save their sector from its lingering death.

As ever, the ‘scourge’ in their midst was the country’s “sky-high” IVA (

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Left Bloc guns for same-sex adoptions to be sanctioned in Portugal

Portugal’s Bloco de Esquerda (left wing) party is making a new bid for the legalisation of same-sex adoptions. The initiative comes after BE’s first attempt bombed in 2013 - along with a Socialist plan for a referendum on...

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Readers’ online commentary targeted in McCann libel suit
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As they await a decision on their €1.2 million euro defamation claim against former PJ police inspector Gonçalo Amaral, disturbing details have eme

Police raid on ‘possible jihadist’ reveals stash of weapons and drugs in Algarve
Portugal

The day before international news media covered the story of authorities in Australia rounding up jihadists said to be planning gruesome terrorist

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Long- or short-hop flying is certainly not getting any easier.

Tolls furore
Portugal

Administrative charges for drivers who have unpaid tolls have seen debts soaring through the roof.

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In the midweek fixture, União da Madeira arrived in Olhão and snatched all three points with the...

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As the forensic audit analysing alleged irregularities at former Banco Espírito Santo is due to...

Left Bloc guns for same-sex adoptions to be sanctioned in Portugal
Portugal

Portugal’s Bloco de Esquerda (left wing) party is making a new bid for the legalisation of same-...

Leisure || Carvoeiro’s new 570-metre boardwalk between Algar Seco and the Nossa Senhora da...

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