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Portugal not sending political representation to Winter Games

Portugal will not have political representation at the opening and closing ceremonies of the Beijing Winter Olympics, “for...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Sport, World, Asia - 26 Jan 2022, 15:06

Portugal 4th in EU for Covid-19 cases

By TPN, In COVID-19, Europe - 26 Jan 2022, 14:07

Covid vaccination certificate

Europe recommends test free travel

By Daisy Sampson, In News, Tourism, Europe - 25 Jan 2022, 10:51

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Portugal 5th in the world with the new daily infections

Portugal continues this week to be the fourth country in the European Union with the most new daily cases of Covid-19 and went...
By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, World - 24 Jan 2022, 17:03

Russia drops travel restrictions for Portuguese

Portuguese and third-country nationals holding a permanent residence permit in Portugal...
By TPN, In Tourism, World - 24 Jan 2022, 12:39

Linking Portugal to Bangladesh

By Bruno G. Santos, In Portugal, World, Asia - 18 Jan 2022, 13:32

Portugal has 5th most valuable passport in the world

By TPN, In Portugal, Tourism, World - 13 Jan 2022, 12:34


200,000 migrants arrive in EU

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Europe, World - 12 Jan 2022, 10:29



The Portugal News logo Exclusives

The big old Volvos of yesteryear

For many years the 'big Volvos' were my go-to choice of carriage. Those stately looking 700-Series and 900-Series Volvo...
By Douglas Hughes, In Lifestyle - 27 Jan 2022, 16:08

How much we take for granted in our homes

I’m talking water here
By Marilyn Sheridan, In Lifestyle - 27 Jan 2022, 12:00

Removing the UFO stigma

Exclusive interview with Leslie Kean Part 2
By Chris Lehto, In Curiosity - 26 Jan 2022, 17:22

Transforming transport in Coimbra

By Bruno G. Santos, In News, Porto & North - 26 Jan 2022, 12:12

Octopuses

By Marilyn Sheridan, In Lifestyle - 26 Jan 2022, 12:00

Europe

Economists expect peak inflation to not exceed 4%

The peak of the year-on-year inflation rate in Portugal should not exceed 4%, according to analysts consulted by Lusa, who believe...
By TPN/Lusa, In Business, Portugal, Europe, Economy - 24 Jan 2022, 15:26

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EU wants to ease Covid-19 travel restrictions

According to the Spanish newspaper El País, the European Union is preparing a new model...
By TPN, In Tourism, Europe - 24 Jan 2022, 14:39

Spanish earthquake felt in Portugal

By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, News, Europe - 23 Jan 2022, 16:10

Europeans choosing cannabis over ecstasy

By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, Europe - 23 Jan 2022, 12:10

The case involved a car imported from Germany with  CO2 emissions of 44g/km and a range in electric mode of 45-48km.

Drivers choosing electric over diesel

By TPN, In Business, Europe - 23 Jan 2022, 08:08


Portuguese in Switzerland sent home €88 million

By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, Business, Europe - 22 Jan 2022, 12:09


House prices expected to stabilise

By TPN/Lusa, In Property, Europe - 22 Jan 2022, 11:09


Fireball spotted over Iberian Peninsula

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Europe - 20 Jan 2022, 12:10

Editor's Choice

Foreigners purchased 11% of properties in Portugal

By Daisy Sampson, In Property, Business, Portugal - 26 Jan 2022, 18:09

Thousands of people unable to vote

The politics of Portugal – who are the parties?

By Paula Martins, In News, Portugal, Politics - 25 Jan 2022, 19:10

Covid vaccination certificate

Europe recommends test free travel

By Daisy Sampson, In News, Tourism, Europe - 25 Jan 2022, 10:51

United Kingdom

Crocodile found under school floorboards goes on display

A 120-year-old crocodile discovered under the floorboards of a school classroom in Wales has gone on display.
By PA/TPN, In Weird, United Kingdom - 24 Jan 2022, 15:07

British company plans to create film studio in space in 2024

Space Entertainment Enterprise (S.E.E), the British company that is co-producing Tom...
By TPN/Lusa, In Entertainment, United Kingdom, Weird - 21 Jan 2022, 13:00

More than 23,000 speeding penalties recorded

Extension for UK drivers to exchange licenses

By TPN/Lusa, In News, United Kingdom - 19 Nov 2021, 16:01


Promoting Portuguese culture in the UK

By TPN/Lusa, In World, United Kingdom - 13 Nov 2021, 09:00


Top 3 Travel Destinations in the UK for University Students

By Advertiser, In Travel, United Kingdom - 27 Oct 2021, 11:13


Supporting Portuguese in the UK

By TPN/Lusa, In News, United Kingdom - 17 Oct 2021, 12:03

North America

First ever summer flights between Algarve and Canada

Air Transat will resume their weekly service between Toronto and Faro, with operation starting on 19 January and extending until...
By TPN, In Tourism, North America - 19 Jan 2022, 11:09

Fewer Portuguese choosing USA

The number of Portuguese emigrants to the United States in 2020 was the lowest in the last...
By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, North America - 18 Jan 2022, 20:14

U.S. citizens abroad register to vote for 2022 elections

In News, North America - 18 Jan 2022, 11:05

Fan who spotted hockey staffer’s mole given 10,000 dollars for medical school

By PA/TPN, In North America, Sport, Health - 13 Jan 2022, 08:00

The Best Vacation Spots in the USA

By Advertiser, In North America - 06 Jan 2022, 15:12


First Portuguese to break into the NBA

By TPN/Lusa, In Sport, North America - 21 Dec 2021, 11:31



South America

Cocaine mule arrested en route to Lisbon

A young Brazilian was arrested today at São Paulo International Airport, while trying to board a flight to Lisbon with more than...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, Crime, South America - 20 Jan 2022, 17:39

TAP cutting back in Brazil

The TAP Group has decided to close the Maintenance and Engineering Brazil (TAP ME)...
By TPN/Lusa, In Tourism, Business, South America - 14 Jan 2022, 18:07

Portuguese Embassy launches new consular assistance

By TPN/Lusa, In News, South America - 25 Oct 2021, 14:09

Columbus divides Latin America 529 years later

By TPN/Lusa, In News, South America - 13 Oct 2021, 14:05

Brazil records lowest daily Covid deaths since November

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, South America - 11 Oct 2021, 12:02




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Asia

More Ronaldo sculpture furore

A new statue of footballer Cristiano Ronaldo has led to controversy, this time in Goa, India.
By TPN, In Sport, World, Asia - 08 Jan 2022, 09:10

Portugal's challenge for "a long-term strategy for India"

Researcher Constantino Xavier considers, in an interview with Lusa, that Portugal's...
By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, Asia, Economy - 26 Dec 2021, 20:11

Portuguese athlete climbs Everest by bike

By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, Asia - 18 Dec 2021, 09:00

Portugal and India workers agreement

By TPN/Lusa, In Business, World, Asia - 29 Nov 2021, 17:46

Influencers promoting Portugal in China

By TPN/Lusa, In Business, Asia, Economy - 22 Nov 2021, 12:06


EU criticism of Beijing's interference in Macau based on “lies”

By TPN/Lusa, In World, Politics, Asia - 18 Sep 2021, 10:27


Universities of Lisbon, Macau and Beijing form alliance to teach Portuguese in China

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Asia, Education - 11 Sep 2021, 12:06


Going to China now requires 21 days quarantine before leaving

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, News, Asia - 08 Sep 2021, 13:32

Africa

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

A 75-year-old foreign man has been detained by the Judiciary Police (PJ) on suspicion "of the crime of illicit drug...
By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, Crime, Africa - 09 Dec 2021, 17:03

Mozambique flights suspended until 9 January

Flights to and from Mozambique will continue to be suspended until 9 January, and...
By TPN/Lusa, In Portugal, Tourism, COVID-19, Africa - 02 Dec 2021, 19:27

New South Africa variant not yet in Portugal

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, World, Africa - 27 Nov 2021, 09:00

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

By PA/TPN, In Travel, Africa - 25 Nov 2021, 11:55

The most common reasons behind vaccine resistance are beliefs in lack of efficacy, fear of side effects and the need for more information.

Portugal delivers more vaccines to Mozambique

By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, World, Africa - 07 Nov 2021, 13:00

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

By TPN/Lusa, In Africa - 15 Oct 2021, 09:09


Portugal approves new Google submarine cable

By TPN/Lusa, In News, Portugal, Africa - 01 Oct 2021, 09:00


Portugal to support Mozambique in water supply

By TPN/Lusa, In World, Africa - 16 Sep 2021, 11:48


42 African countries will fail to achieve vaccination targets.

By TPN/Lusa, In Africa, COVID-19 - 06 Sep 2021, 12:12

Other World Articles

Portugal third most stressed country in Europe

A study by Eachnight reveals that Portugal is the third most stressed country in Europe,...
By TPN, In News, Portugal, Europe - 20 Jan 2022, 10:03

Eurozone house price boom

House prices recorded increases of 8.8% in the Eurozone and 9.2% in the European Union...
By TPN, In Property, Europe - 15 Jan 2022, 19:13

Covid-19 Vaccination certificate

Booster dose certificate problem solved

Brussels has reported that problems in Portugal in issuing EU Covid-19 certificates with...
By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, Europe - 14 Jan 2022, 16:31

Covid vaccination certificate

Problems with booster vaccine certificates

The European Commission has admitted that there are problems in Portugal in issuing...
By TPN/Lusa, In News, COVID-19, Europe - 14 Jan 2022, 10:24

Who ya gonna call? Ryanair!

Ryanair claim to have come up with a solution to ghost flights, proclaiming themselves to...
By TPN, In Tourism, Europe - 13 Jan 2022, 13:35

Omicron to effect over half of Europeans

The World Health Organization has predicted today that more than half of Europeans could...
By TPN/Lusa, In COVID-19, Europe - 11 Jan 2022, 15:39

Portugal granting Abramovich nationality controversy

By TPN, In Portugal, World, Politics - 02 Jan 2022, 17:30

World population up 74 million

By TPN/Lusa, In News, World - 01 Jan 2022, 20:07

Eiffel Tower, Paris

France allowing British EU residents to return home

By TPN/Lusa, In World, Europe - 30 Dec 2021, 20:06