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Estradas de Portugal (EP), the national road authority, has announced that it has taken over the renovation work of the EN125 road between Olhão and Vila Real de Santo António, in a move which will cost around €14 million.

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As expected, the draft law to make the abuse and abandonment of animals a crime was approved today (July 25) in Parliament. But a surprise clause has shocked animal rights associations and effectively turned the law into a joke.

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Brilliant sunshine weather is expected virtually throughout mainland Portugal this weekend, with temperatures reaching 26ºC in the Algarve and a scalding 36ºC in some inland areas, according to data from the Portuguese Sea and Atmosphere Insitute

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Unwanted jobs on the increase

Recession || Unemployment may have been dropping since last year, but the truth is that the number of unwanted jobs is also on the increase – mostly due to abysmal conditions offered.

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It has been hailed as the end of one of the “most influential centres of power” in Portugal’s political, social and financial world.

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As Eurostat reports that Portugal’s deficit has increased by 7 billion - tipping it six full percentage points over the government’s expectations -

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EN125 roadworks reshuffled as EP takes back Olhão-VRSA stretch
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Estradas de Portugal (EP), the national road authority, has announced that it has taken over the...

New law sees animal abusers criminalised.
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As expected, the draft law to make the abuse and abandonment of animals a crime was approved...

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The warmer waters of the Azores are attracting record numbers of whale sharks, particularly...

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