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Fears that the government might accept scientific studies calling for decimation of Portugal’s sardine fishing quotas have at last been allayed, though it is still uncertain how many of the country’s signature fish boats will be allowed to catch

Spanish bank Bankinter has bought Barclays retail banking business in Portugal for €100 million. It is a deal which represents losses for Barclays of “around €272 million” as it absorbs 84 branches, 1000 staff and takes on 185,000 clients.

In just three months, nine GNR agents attached to the EU Mediterranean relief mission “Poseidon Sea” saved 1265 people and detected more than 3067 trying to make the dangerous sea crossing into Europe.

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PJ police investigating a millionaire scam involving the buying and selling of yachts in Vilamoura Marina have arrested a Brazilian man, now said to be out on €100,000 bail.

According to a report in Correio da Manhã, the man - who already

Police were united in mourning at Quinta do Conde, Sesimbra, yesterday as the three victims of Saturday’s gun rampage (click here) were laid

Portugal’s coalition government is “holding its breath” as the Bank of Portugal fails spectacularly to offload “good bank” Novo Banco to the highest bidder. The problem, explains Diário de Notícias today, is that without a sale before the

A second British police source has called for “time out” in the hugely expensive hunt for missing Madeleine McCann.

With costs of four-year-old Operation Grange now at almost €15 million - over twice the amount pledged by British prime

Tomorrow, it will be 30 years since the first Multibanco machines came into operation in Portugal.

SIC TV news has been looking back on the development that has been simplifying the lives of millions ever since.

In 1985, there were

Portuguese multinational Tekever is leading a European consortium that has created pioneering technology to explore planets.

Director Ricardo Mendes told Lusa news agency the technology will cost “a great deal less” than the Curiosity

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