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As the bulldozers start revving up for the real challenge in Polis Litoral’s €17 million cleansing operation of “illegal homes” on Ria Formosa islands, the Resident goes to ground zero and discovers the truth behind a scheme that is using “

The decomposing body of a 70-year-old French tourist was found inside his motorhome in Vila Real de Santo António on Monday night (March 23), reports Correio da Manhã.

The newspaper says that the man was found after a passer-by heard the

Chinese investors are still interested in Portugal’s property market despite the recent cases of corruption linked to the country’s Golden Visa scheme.

The guarantee came from Luís Lima, president of the national real estate professionals

The government is currently seeking replacements for the two high-level tax bosses who resigned last week following the furore caused by the so-called “VIP tax list” scandal.

António Brigas Afonso and José Maria Pires have stepped down

Nearly a month after new airport charges for rent-a-car companies came into effect, the controversy surrounding them is as strong as ever. Communist party PCP has even accused airport management company ANA of “crushing small rent-a-car companies

The “uncontrolled” proliferation of wild boars in Serra da Arrábida, Setúbal, is worrying local communities who warn that the animals are “destroying protected flora, agricultural fields and gardens” and turning over rubbish bins on nearby

It was meant to be a celebration but the underlying message passed at the 45th anniversary of the regional tourism board (RTA) was much more sombre than expected, with local officials warning that the future of the Algarve’s tourism sector – and

Central European Bank president Mario Draghi has considered Portugal to be a success story of the European Union’s financial policies.

“Portugal has reached the stage where it is fully reaping the benefits of the measures that have been

A study by consumer watchdog DECO has found that half of those queried throw away food products that have passed their expiry date but are still edible.

Considering this practice “unnecessary waste”, DECO stresses the difference between ‘

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