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
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
German investigators want to retest a mystery saliva sample found in the holiday apartment from where Madeleine McCann went missing.
Portuguese forensic tests on the … 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
An undated handout photo made available by the Saxony-Anhalt police of 5-year-old girl Inga G. who has been missing since 02 May 2015 (reissued 05 … 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
Over 200 calls and emails to police after appeal for information about suspect in Madeleine McCann case
The Metropolitan Police has received more than 270 calls and emails since launching a new appeal about the disappearance of Madeleine McCann.
Detective Chief Inspector … Read more
UPDATED: British police plea for help in Madeleine McCann case, German police treating case as murder
Police are appealing for the public’s help in solving the, after they announced a child sex offender was the new suspect in the Madeleine McCann … 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
Portugal is to take up to 60 unaccompanied children from Greek refugee camps, according to Socialist Party lawmaker Isabel Santos, as concern mounts over 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
A keeper at the Lisbon Zoo watches one of the rhinos.
Life at the Lisbon Zoo in times of the COVID-19 pandemic continues with all … Read more
The European Commission has approved a series of multi-billion-euro state support packages for Greece, Poland and Portugal to help soften the economic impact of the … Read more
Thirteen EU countries on Wednesday issued a joint statement calling for coronavirus emergency measures to be temporary and in line with rule of law principles.… 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
European Commission refers Portugal to the Court for discriminatory legislation on car registration tax
The European Commission decided to refer Portugal to the Court of Justice of the European Union for taxing used cars that are imported from other … Read more
Romania and Portugal have complained to Cyprus over the apparently rampant phenomenon of sham marriages between EU citizens from other states and third-country nationals with … Read more
A storm sweeping across Spain and Portugal has killed at least five people, damaged buildings, cut power lines and forced authorities to shut roads hit … Read more
The Evora Night Runners group, once again, promotes the 5th edition of the Father Christmas Run and Walk.
The runs starts at Giraldo Square … Read more
Former Portuguese detective who criticised Madeleine McCann’s parents jailed for involvement in violent burglaries
A former detective who starred in the recent Netflix documentary about the disappearance of Madeleine McCann has been jailed for seven-and-a-half years for his role … Read more
People are failing to grasp the anger of the younger generation in the face of a changing climate, Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg said … Read more
“No-one has ever managed to explain the added value of Brexit to me, not even Nigel Farage.”
They were the words of EU chief Brexit … Read more
Over 300 potential victims of labour exploitation in the agricultural sector identified in pan-European action
Between 16 and 20 September 2019, Europol supported the first Europe-wide Joint Action Days against human trafficking for labour exploitation focusing specifically on the agricultural … Read more