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The under-25s is the age group most affected by salary cuts since the troika arrived in Portugal in 2011. According to national statistics institute INE, the average net salary for young workers...

Snail festival

Love them or hate them, snails will be the stars of a gastronomic show in Querença. The third ‘Festival do Caracol’ will take place on May 10 and 11 in front of the local church.

Visitors...

Ellie ‘countdown’: police now given powers to ‘enforce’ court decision

In the final nail-biting days for a longed-for mother-daughter reunion, the Resident has heard that Faro court has given police the powers to enforce their custodial sentence, ensuring that little...

Cuba in the eye of Portuguese businesses

The Cuban capital of Havana could very soon “represent a business opportunity for Portuguese companies working in renewable energies, the pharmaceutical industry and tourism”. Who says this is the...

Outrage as ‘yet another death’ dogs VMER ambulance fleet

The Ministry of Health has demanded an inquiry into why a critical ambulance was left unmanned by medical staff on a morning when a man died.

The 39-year-old was haemorrhaging and in...

Extraordinary though it may seem, sales of top-of-the range cars in Portugal have suddenly gone into overdrive.

In the first four months of the year sales figures registered an almost 47%...

Government prepares ‘hit list’ to shed more state workers

Hot-on-the-heels of the IVA-bombshell presented in Wednesday’s “strategic budget document” (read story HERE), comes the...

PJ police today advanced a possible theory for the double death plunge of a Dutch couple in Lagos earlier this week.

A spokesman told Correio da Manhã newspaper that the woman, aged 58, was...

Troika warning as adjustment program nears its close

An inscrutable Subir Lall left a chill in the air as the troika decamped following the 12th and final evaluation of Portugal’s adjustment program, now days away from coming to its close.

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