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27 March 2023

TAP Air Portugal pilots threaten strike for Easter weekend

Workers of two major airlines in Portugal have announced their intention to go on strike, citing concerns over their salaries and working conditions. The Civil Aviation […]
24 March 2023

Madeira contests measures to end Portugal’s golden visa

The president of the Autonomous Region of Madeira Miguel Albuquerque is contesting the rules that the Prime Minister António Costa wants to impose to end the […]
20 March 2023

Benfica to open new hotel in Lisbon

On Friday March 17th, the Benfica Foundation and FLH Hotels from the Feelslikehome group signed a partnership that will allow the revitalization of the building of […]
17 March 2023

Portugal’s ‘golden visa’ scheme sees spike in demand as program might soon end

Portugal’s ‘golden visa’ scheme has seen a substantial increase in applications as the program might soon end. In February of this year, the government put forward […]
8 March 2023

Lisbon’s new airport could be built in Santarém

Santarém has been put forward as a candidate city to relieve the capacity problems at Lisbon’s Humberto Delgado airport. Named after Fernão de Magalhães, Portuguese navigator […]
7 March 2023

Algarve to have a 38-kilometer tram connecting Olhão, Faro and Loulé

A new tram will link the cities of Olhão, Faro and Loulé in Portugal’s southern region of Algarve. An end to end trip will be 38 […]
7 March 2023

TAP Air Portugal CEO fired by government over illegal severance pay

The Portuguese government fired the CEO of state owned airline TAP Air, as a scandal over an irregular severance pay made to a former government official […]
23 February 2023

IberBlue unveils first offshore wind project in Portugal

A floating offshore wind farm with an installed capacity of 990MW will be built off the coast of Figueira da Foz, in Portugal. 1. Offshore wind […]
21 February 2023

Air France-KLM still interested in TAP Air Portugal acquisition

Air France-KLM Group has reiterated its interest in buying TAP Air Portugal. The Portuguese have been seeking to reprivatize their state-owned airline for months, whether partially […]
6 February 2023

Carnival of Torres Vedras returns for its 100th anniversary

After a two-year break due to the pandemic, Portugal’s Carnival of Torres Vedras is about to get back to the streets. “100 Years of the Carnival […]
28 December 2022

In 2023 at least 75 hotels are expected to open in Portugal

In 2023, a new hotel will open in Portugal every five days, according to data compiled by Cushman & Wakefield for CNN Portugal. It is estimated […]
21 December 2022

Braga named Portuguese Capital of Culture 2025

The city of Braga will be Portuguese Capital of Culture (PCC) in 2025. Braga’s Mayor Ricardo Rio told Portuguese media that the PCC program should be […]
9 December 2022

Évora chosen as European Capital of Culture 2027 in Portugal

The chairperson of the European Capitals of Culture Expert panel announced on 7 December that the city of Évora has been recommended for the European Capital […]
8 December 2022

Portugal to continue golden visa program despite criticism

Portugal rejected the call to end golden visas, which had been proposed by the Portuguese Prime Minister António Costa at the Web Summit in Lisbon. 1. […]
2 December 2022

Why butterflies are messengers of the soul

1. The Messengers of the Souls Delicate and gracious beings, they are called the messengers of the souls, in a sense that, when a loved one […]
30 November 2022

Monchique is a paradise between the mountains and the sea

Flanked by beautiful mountains, the magnificent town of Monchique is the ideal destination to anyone who desires holidays surrounded by nature in its purest form. Here […]
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