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Silence settles over McCann’s “costly” court defeat

Silence settles over McCann’s “costly” court defeat

Since news that the parents of Madeleine McCann have lost their third court bid for damages against...

IKEA worker dies at Loulé construction site

IKEA worker dies at Loulé construction site

A Loulé woman employed by a company working on the IKEA site was killed this morning in...

Bloodbath in Barcelos as ex-con wearing electronic tag butchers four, including heavily pregnant 37-year-old

Bloodbath in Barcelos as ex-con wearing electronic tag butchers four, including heavily pregnant 37-year-old

A bloody rampage in Barcelos this morning has ended with four people stabbed to death - including...

Moroccan refugees to Portugal suspected of recruiting terrorists for Daesh

Moroccan refugees to Portugal suspected of recruiting terrorists for Daesh

They arrived in Lisbon on a flight from Casablanca in 2013. SEF border controls flagged their false...

Portuguese caught up in London terror attack says: “I was so lucky”

Portuguese caught up in London terror attack says: “I was so lucky”

Twenty-six-year-old Francisco Lopes was one of the many nationalities caught up in yesterday’s terrorist attack outside London’s...

Large international investors burnt in BES debacle “threaten Portugal”

Large international investors burnt in BES debacle “threaten Portugal”

With the nation focusing on immediate banking woes - like the frightening level of debt emerging from...

President Marcelo disappoints Algarve

President Marcelo disappoints Algarve

It’s the hottest issue in the Algarve today – overriding anger about motorway tolls, the destruction of...

Brits opting for dual nationality as Brexit moves forwards

Brits opting for dual nationality as Brexit moves forwards

“Various British residents in the Algarve” are considering applying for dual nationality to weather Brexit, British ambassador...

Lisbon mayor sent booby-trapped letter from UK

Lisbon mayor sent booby-trapped letter from UK

PJ police are investigating a boody-trapped letter which arrived at the offices of Lisbon mayor Fernando Medina...

Vara pulls ‘senior moment’ when grilled over “how many times he discussed CGD with Sócrates”

Vara pulls ‘senior moment’ when grilled over “how many times he discussed CGD with Sócrates”

If anyone was expecting fireworks when former CGD director and convicted trafficker-of-influences Armando Vara addressed the parliamentary...

McCann’s “frivolity” complaint rejected. Gonçalo Amaral’s ‘libel win’ confirmed for 3rd time

McCann’s “frivolity” complaint rejected. Gonçalo Amaral’s ‘libel win’ confirmed for 3rd time

This may be the end of the line for the long-running civil case taken out by the...

Portugal in uproar over Eurogroup president’s remarks about “alcohol and women”

Portugal in uproar over Eurogroup president’s remarks about “alcohol and women”

“In a serious European Union, Mr Dijsselbloem would already have been fired”, prime minister António Costa told...

Guarda doctor “responsible for baby death” but case recommended for archival

Guarda doctor “responsible for baby death” but case recommended for archival

The tragic case of an unborn baby who died in his mother’s womb as she waited to...

Two brothers from Madeira ‘executed’ in South Africa

Two brothers from Madeira ‘executed’ in South Africa

With the “white genocide” in South Africa barely reported by foreign media, Portuguese newspapers have carried the...

Latest Features

Antique art - 'MATED' AND 'REVOKED' for sale

Antique art - 'MATED' AND 'REVOKED' for sale

Cecil Aldin (1870 to 19355) was a British artist and illustrator, best...

Almancil International Rotary Club fund-raising to build a créche

Almancil International Rotary Club fund-raising to build a créche

Almancil International Rotary Club (AIRC) has held a number of fund-raising events...

Portuguese sayings that make absolutely no sense

Portuguese sayings that make absolutely no sense

Portuguese is a very rich language in sayings, most of which don’t...

Is 2017 the year of higher taxes for property owners in Portugal?

Is 2017 the year of higher taxes for property owners in Portugal?

If you own property in Portugal, or are thinking about buying a...

Become a Portuguese citizen AND keep your British passport

Become a Portuguese citizen AND keep your British passport

Most Brits who contemplate taking on Portuguese citizenship don’t want to give...

Do you know what your Poolpump costs per year??!!

Do you know what your Poolpump costs per year??!!

We all love our pools. Hardly possible to imagine any home in...

Weekly Currency Forecast

Weekly Currency Forecast

And so the process begins… Brexit, that is. It looks like by the...

Battle of the islands moves to Armona as British owned house receives demolition order

Battle of the islands moves to Armona as British owned house receives demolition order

The battle of the islands has moved to Armona where a high...

UK Budget and the NIC U-Turn - and the important change to Overseas Pensions

UK Budget and the NIC U-Turn - and the important change to Overseas Pensions

The Spring Budget caused controversy and an unexpected U-turn by the UK...

Euro Weekly Update - March 17th 2017

Euro Weekly Update - March 17th 2017

It was almost a single-issue week for the euro, that issue being...

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Property

Convenient, well located bungalow in Albufeira

Convenient, well located bungalow in Albufeira

Situated in a quiet residential area of Albufeira, this accessible, single storey bungalow is perfect for permanent living. Well designed...

IRELAND BABY! The leading Overseas Property Show comes to Dublin, Limerick and Cork in May!

IRELAND BABY! The leading Overseas Property Show comes to Dublin, Limerick and Cork in May!

We will be covering 4 locations to ensure we cater to all clientele and all events are FREE to attend. Tuesday...

A house to fall in love with

A house to fall in love with

Spring is blossoming in the Algarve. Gradually, the landscape fills with fresh green and an explosion of colours and fragrances...

Immaculately Presented, Spacious Apartment in Old Town Albufeira

Immaculately Presented, Spacious Apartment in Old Town Albufeira

In one of the best residential locations in central Albufeira, this modern apartment has been finished to an exemplary specification,...

Countryside Casa's in Portugal

Countryside Casa's in Portugal

Top of most buyers 'Property Wish List's' are peaceful surroundings and easy access to local facilities such as shops, restaurants,...

A beautifully presented V4 Villa in ever-popular Guia

A beautifully presented V4 Villa in ever-popular Guia

We’re proud to offer this tastefully presented, well designed single storey (V4) villa with delightful pool and gardens. Within walking distance...

Is Portugal’s Tax Secret the Envy of Europe?

Is Portugal’s Tax Secret the Envy of Europe?

Whilst the press focuses on the big stories, a few media outlets picked up upon the startling revelation that the...

Olhão's riverfront in complete redesign 'to attract more tourists'

Olhão's riverfront in complete redesign 'to attract more tourists'

The Algarve city of Olhão de Restauração is about to have a riverside face-lift that will change the two parks...

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