The Portuguese capital and its surrounds will remain under tougher anti-coronavirus restrictions than the rest of the country until at least the end of August, … Read more
The percentage of the Portuguese population with antibodies (seroprevalence) to the SARS-Cov-2 coronavirus is estimated at 2.9 percent, a lower than necessary value to achieve … Read more
A Spanish fireman near the plane’s wreckage of Canadair CL215 that was participating in the firefighting operations on Saturday at Peneda Geres National Park, Lindoso, … Read more
Portugal’s gross domestic product shrank 14.1% in the second quarter of 2020, marking the biggest contraction ever, as lockdowns imposed to contain the spread of … Read more
Clubbers in Portugal eager to shake off the coronavirus blues will have to wait a little longer to dance the night away, as nightclubs … Read more
Portuguese airline TAP said on Monday it would resume 40% of its pre-coronavirus crisis operations in September, gradually restoring flights after travel demand collapsed in … Read more
More than 850 firefighters brought a huge wildfire sweeping across part of central Portugal under control on Monday as the country entered a state of … Read more
Portugal will go on high alert as more than 850 firefighters struggle to put out a fire sweeping across part of the country’s central region … Read more
Portuguese police are investigating whether a suspect in the Madeleine McCann case may also be linked to a rape in the Algarve three years before.… Read more
Benfica kept their slim hopes of winning the Portuguese title alive as a first-half goal from midfielder Chiquinho and a late second from substitute Haris … Read more
Portuguese police and firefighters have explored three old, disused wells in their search for the body of missing Madeleine McCann.
The operation in a remote … Read more
The main suspect in the Madeleine McCann case twice slipped through the net of Portuguese investigators, court documents and witness testimony suggest.
Sky News reports … Read more
Talks between Portuguese and British authorities are under way ahead of the UK’s reevaluation of its decision to keep Portugal off its list for coronavirus … Read more
Portugal’s tourism sector reacted with fury and disbelief at Britain’s decision to maintain a quarantine regime for travellers coming from Portugal despite having a higher … Read more
Portugal’s government announced it sealed a final deal with private shareholders of ailing flag carrier TAP to take a controlling stake in the airline while … Read more
Portugal said it was negotiating with the private shareholders of airline TAP on a proposal to support the company and was prepared for all scenarios, … Read more
(L-R) Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez, Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Costa, Portuguese President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, and Spain’s King Felipe VI wave as they … Read more
The UK is embroiled in a diplomatic row with Portugal over quarantine, as its home affairs minister denied it is high risk, and claimed … Read more
Parts of Greater Lisbon to reintroduce lockdown in an attempt to deal with worrying new wave of coronavirus cases
People in several parts of Greater Lisbon will have to go back to staying at home from next week as Portuguese authorities deal with a … Read more
Portugal’s tourism-dependent Algarve region saw its number of unemployed triple in May compared with a year ago as the coronavirus crisis kept foreign visitors away, … Read more
Portugal gave the green light on Friday to the third phase of its lockdown exit, but some restrictions will remain in Lisbon due to localised … Read more
A persistent several hundred new coronavirus cases per day and a growing outbreak after a party in the Algarve region are threatening Portugal’s image as … Read more
The statue of Our Lady of Fatima is carried in a procession as pilgrims take part in the first pilgrimage of the year to the … Read more
Portugal’s tourism-dependent economy is expected to shrink by nearly 7% this year due to the effects of the coronavirus outbreak, the government said in its … Read more
Portugal’s biggest hotel chain, the Pestana Group, is ready to welcome back tourists after tightening health safety measures, but is only confident of enough demand … Read more
On Thursday, Budgets Committee Members approved €279 million in EU aid following extreme weather events in Austria, Italy, Portugal and Spain in 2019.
Portugal’s flag carrier TAP will resume some of its international operations to hard-hit Italy, Spain and various other destinations from the beginning of July as … Read more
Portugal and Britain are in talks to try and secure an air corridor for tourists that would allow British visitors to avoid a COVID-19 quarantine … Read more
In Portugal, Monday was the first day of the opening up of various emergency measures due to the pandemic situation of covid-19. Kindergarten (from 0 … Read more
Portugal, which usually attracts huge mounds of rubbish from other European states because of its low waste management fees, has suspended imports of trash until … Read more
Fatima Sanctuary is seen without pilgrims for the first time in its history during the May International Anniversary Pilgrimage in Fatima, Portugal, due to the … Read more
Isabel Barreto, a resident of the União Mutualista Nossa Senhora da Conceição (Mutualist Union Our Lady of the Conception) retirement home in Montijo, during the … Read more
Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Costa on Thursday announced a sector-by-sector plan to gradually lift lockdown measures imposed six weeks ago to combat the coronavirus outbreak.… Read more
Portugal’s lockdown, which shut most non-essential services last month to contain the spread of the coronavirus, will be lifted gradually from May 3, President Marcelo … Read more
An Antonov An-124 cargo plane, carrying medical supplies from Greece, arrives at Francisco Sa Carneiro Airport in Porto, Portugal.
The supplies will be used in … Read more
Madeira, an autonomous region of Portugal, said it would limit the number of people allowed to enter its islands to 100 per week from Tuesday … Read more
The European Commission has found four Portuguese guarantee schemes for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and midcaps affected by the Coronavirus outbreak to be in … Read more
Portugal announced new measures to fight the coronavirus pandemic, requesting all non-essential activity outdoors to be avoided and shutting down non-essential shops.
“This set of … Read more
Cristiano Ronaldo’s entourage issued a statement saying that the hotel story news was “fake news”.
Ronaldo has left on social media a message of support … Read more