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Euro is second most used currency

The euro is the second most used currency after the dollar, according to the annual report on the international importance of...
By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, News, Economy, Europe

Cristiano Ronaldo

Portugal drops in the FIFA rankings

By TPN/Lusa, In Sport, World

“Chaotic” situation at Portuguese Consulate in Toronto

By TPN/Lusa, In News, North America

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700,000 foreigners living in Portugal

The foreign population residing in Portugal increased in 2021 for the sixth consecutive year, totalling 698,887 citizens.
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal, World

Emigrant remittance up 5.1%

Remittances from emigrants rose 5.1% in April, to 294.5 million euros, while the amounts...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Business, World

Covid-19 cases lead to Portugal to China flight suspension

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Tourism, World, Asia




Russia claims death of 19 Portuguese fighters

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal, World

The Portugal News logo Exclusives

Deafness – It’s invisible

By Ken Butterfield
In Lifestyle

I ignored the clichés and gave Benidorm a pop

Quite frankly, I was pretty impressed by Benidorm. By dispensing with all the usual...
By Douglas Hughes, In Travel, Tourism

History on wheels. The iconic Jaguar XJ

My challenge here was to pen an article about a car I've never personally owned - the...
By Douglas Hughes, In Lifestyle, Community

Verbs, the Portuguese boogeyman

In Lifestyle

You think flying is complex now, it was 100 years ago as well

By Paul Luckman, In Opinion

Europe

52 new psychoactive substances reported in Europe

The figure comes in a new report by the European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA).
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Europe

Covid-19 Digital Certificates extended

European authorities have agreed to extend the validity of the Covid-19 Digital...
By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, Europe

EU to make USB-C ports mandatory from 2024

By Paul Shannon, In Portugal, Europe




Coivd-19 sniffer dogs more effective than tests

By TPN, In COVID-19, Europe

Editor's Choice

United Kingdom

Porto top for UK summer visitors

Porto has been ranked as the top international destination for travellers from the UK looking for a summer holiday abroad.
By TPN, In Tourism, United Kingdom, Porto & North

Porto announce €40m sale of Fábio Vieira to Arsenal

The club announced the deal in a statement today.
By Paul Shannon, In Sport, Portugal, United Kingdom




North America

SEF arrests foreigners trying to illegally enter USA

The Foreigners and Borders Service (SEF) have announced that it detained 12 foreign citizens at Lisbon airport on Sunday, when...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal, Crime, North America




South America

Brazilians living in Portugal at all-time high

The number of Brazilians living in Portugal has never been higher, according to an exclusive survey carried out by CNN, based on...
In Portugal, South America

TAP to resume Venezuela flights

TAP has announced that it will resume, as of June 21, regular flights to Caracas,...
By TPN/Lusa, In Tourism, South America




Portuguese Embassy launches new consular assistance

By TPN/Lusa, In News, South America

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Asia

Portugal to China airline returns

The air connection between Portugal and China will resume on June 11, with one flight a week, after being suspended for more than...
By TPN/Lusa, In Tourism, News, Portugal, Asia

Portugal and India to strengthen relations

In News, World, Asia

Chinese companies face “problems” in Portugal

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Business, Asia



What are the characteristics of those born in the Year of the Tiger?

By PA/TPN, In Asia, Lifestyle


North Korea: The Sting in the Tail

By Gwynne Dyer, In Opinion, Asia

Africa

Tackling the Marathon Des Sables

The 36th edition of the Marathon Des Sables will be taking place from the 25 March to 4 April, which sees roughly 1,200...
By Cristina da Costa Brookes, In Good News, Africa

African Coups

Military coups are back in fashion in Africa. There have been over 200 attempted coups in...
By Gwynne Dyer, In Opinion, Africa

75-year-old foreign man arrested with 11 kilos of heroin

By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, Crime, Africa

Could Namibia be the remote wilderness we’ve all been craving?

By PA/TPN, In Travel, Africa



Mia Couto releases new book “The hunter of invisible elephants”

By TPN/Lusa, In Africa


Other World Articles

Portugal available to train Ukrainian military

Portugal is available to train Ukrainian military personnel, having already made an...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal, World

Peaceful Portugal

Portugal remains among the best countries in the Global Peace Index despite a slight...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal, World

Latin America: The Pink Tide Is Rising

“Corruption isn't fought with slogans on TikTok,” complained veteran Colombian...
By Gwynne Dyer, In World

Portuguese companies forecasting salary increases

Portugal creates new work visa for foreigners

The Government has approved the creation of a visa for those looking for work, which...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal, World, Business

Costa wants Turkish veto over Finland and Sweden overturned

The Prime Minister spoke at a dinner meeting in The Hague between NATO heads of state.
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal, World, Politics

Portuguese expats no longer need tax representative

The new rule will be in effect as of July 1st.
By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, World

Israeli community says changes to nationality laws unconstitutional

By Paul Shannon, In World

Celebrating the the Queen's Platinum Jubilee

By TPN, In World