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Passos Coelho champions toll reductions for the Algarve

Passos Coelho champions toll reductions for the Algarve

Portugal's former prime minister, Pedro Passos Coelho, was in the Algarve over the weekend in a vain...

Arctic air to hit Portugal on Wednesday

Arctic air to hit Portugal on Wednesday

Temperatures will fall between four and nine degrees Celsius from Wednesday in mainland Portugal, due to a...

Portugal needs a food council to halt obesity and malnutrition

Portugal needs a food council to halt obesity and malnutrition

The new UN representative for Food and Agriculture in Portugal, Francisco Sarmento, considers the creation of a...

Algarve leads national property price inflation

Algarve leads national property price inflation

Lisbon, Faro and Braga are the three districts leading a surge in house prices across the nation....

Health Health Minister claims NHS fraud and theft costs 10% of annual budget

Health Health Minister claims NHS fraud and theft costs 10% of annual budget

In a candid interview, Health Minister Adalberto Campos Fernandes has suggested that Portugal’s health service suffers losses...

New Caixa Geral boss smeared by corruption allegation

New Caixa Geral boss smeared by corruption allegation

Paulo Campos, the former president of the National Institute of Medical Emergency (INEM) has given the Judicial...

"TAP is no friend to the Algarve" says regional tourism boss

"TAP is no friend to the Algarve" says regional tourism boss

The Algarve had a record year for tourism in 2016, "but there still is room for growth,"...

Iraqis pay off Rúben Cavaco but immunity issue remains unresolved

Iraqis pay off Rúben Cavaco but immunity issue remains unresolved

Portugal’s Prosecutor's Office is to pursue its investigation into the assault on Rúben Cavaco, the young man...

Farmers direct service launched

Farmers direct service launched

The online platform 'Adelaide.farm', was launched on Wednesday, January 11th, at the Regional Directorate of Agriculture and...

Octapharma boss under house arrest in plasma supply corruption inquiry

Octapharma boss under house arrest in plasma supply corruption inquiry

Paulo Lalanda e Castro was heard at the Court of Criminal Investigation in Lisbon on Wednesday, accused,...

Demonstration against Spain's Almaraz nuclear plant - "a time bomb that can explode at any moment"

Demonstration against Spain's Almaraz nuclear plant - "a time bomb that can explode at any moment"

Between 200 and 300 people demonstrated on a freezing cold Thursday evening in front of the Spanish...

Guadiana bridge - no repair date in sight despite broken cable

Guadiana bridge - no repair date in sight despite broken cable

Social Democrat MPs have questioned the government over the "postponement of essential safety work to the Guadiana...

Vilamoura Marina wins International Marina of Distinction award

Vilamoura Marina wins International Marina of Distinction award

The Vilamoura Marina in the Loulé council area has won the International Marina of Distinction: 2015-2017 awarded...

EN125 road upgrade in the eastern Algarve sometime in 2018, perhaps...

EN125 road upgrade in the eastern Algarve sometime in 2018, perhaps...

The Minister for Infrastructure, Pedro Marques, re-launched the western Algarve section of roadworks today as if it...

Latest Features

WARNING - Processionary Caterpillars have made an early appearance this year

WARNING - Processionary Caterpillars have made an early appearance this year

They have been seen very early this year so I feel I...

Herbal tips for a healthy start to the year

Herbal tips for a healthy start to the year

A New Year means a fresh start, and an extra helping of...

Portuguese Women Second Slowest to Close the EU Gender Pay Gap

Portuguese Women Second Slowest to Close the EU Gender Pay Gap

Expert Market, Europe’s leading B2B marketplace, has conducted new research into the...

January in the garden

January in the garden

The main tasks in the garden – pruning deciduous trees, pruning roses,...

Why Portugal Is The Country for U.S. Expats

Why Portugal Is The Country for U.S. Expats

There’s a lot to like about living in Portugal for an American,...

Euro Weekly Update - January 6th 2017

Euro Weekly Update - January 6th 2017

With the Greek pensioners' bonus and the Italian banks' temporary liquidity discomfort...

Algarve Life....January sketches from Edwin Hagendoorn

Algarve Life....January sketches from Edwin Hagendoorn

Edwin Hagendoorn's favorite subjects are found in daily life, like his atelier,...

News from the studio and the camera lens

News from the studio and the camera lens

Art and Photography news from the Algarve - Inside this month's online...

Tomorrow Magazine - January 2017

Tomorrow Magazine - January 2017

Tomorrow Portimão, Alvor, Ferragudo Carvoeiro January Edition 2017 Dancing with horses,...

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Property

New Year, New Property?

New Year, New Property?

Whether you are looking for a new home in 2017, or are ready to invest and just need to find...

The Green Man Hotel - living in harmony with nature

The Green Man Hotel - living in harmony with nature

The latest update on our living in harmony with nature project, The Green Man Hotel, a soon to be healthy...

Buying Residential Property Overseas in 2017 Post-Trump and With Brexit Influences

Buying Residential Property Overseas in 2017 Post-Trump and With Brexit Influences

After the “shocks” of 2016, how will the overseas property market be affected in 2017 and will the most popular...

Pine Cliffs Ocean Suites wins European property award

Pine Cliffs Ocean Suites wins European property award

Albufeira’s ‘Pine Cliffs Ocean Suites, a Luxury Collection Resort’, has won the ‘Best New Hotel Design Construction’ in...

Caixa Geral owed €278 million by The Keys developer at Quinta do Lago

Caixa Geral owed €278 million by The Keys developer at Quinta do Lago

State-owned bank Caixa Geral de Depósitos remains headline news as one of its more ambitious loan seems to have turned...

Festive Property Pick from Beverywhere

Festive Property Pick from Beverywhere

Falling supply at a time when demand is rising is helping the residential property market in Portugal recover with the...

Bidders named in Comporta estate stitch-up

Bidders named in Comporta estate stitch-up

The two accepted bidders for the Espírito Santo family’s ‘jewel in the crown’ Comporta estate are Pedro Almeida, a successful...

Haitong Bank involved in crooked deal for Comporta Estate

Haitong Bank involved in crooked deal for Comporta Estate

The Great Creditor Rip-off is close to being finalised as two low bids are being considered by Haitong Bank for...

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