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Senhor Cabo hopes to keep you posted on all the latest and best activities that are happening in and around Cape Town, with a Portuguese flavour of course.

Portuguese Submarines Weaponry Modernization

The Portuguese Defence Ministry is going to install a new generation of self-propelled missile torpedoes for their Trident-class submarines. The new weaponry of the Portuguese...

POUSADAS PESTANA A SUCESS STORY

Pestana Inns Group attained revenues of EUR 40 million in 2017, an increase of 14% compared to 2016 and hotel group sources estimate that...

PORTUGAL GETS 3.5 BILLION EURO FROM EMIGRANTS

Remittances from Portuguese emigrants in 2017 have risen to over 3.5 billion Euros in 2017, exceeding for the first time the barrier of EUR...

PORTUGAL TOURISM CASHES 3 BILLION EUROS

Last year tourism revenues beat all the records in the industry, generating in excess of 3 billion Euros, an essential factor to achieve a...

Academia of Cape Town welcomes new Ambassador

The monthly luncheon of the Academia do Bacalhau of Cape Town was held at the usual venue, the Portuguese Club in Rugby , this...

Hope at the end of the assembly line

We have commented last week that the situation at the Volkswagen assembly plant was a motive for concern for the Portuguese immigrants that keep...

Lusodescendant in centre of American politics

Portuguese descent Republican Representative Devin Nunes is in the centre of American politics involving President Trump and the FBI. The American House Intelligence Committee, chaired...

NEW BOARD FOR ACADEMIA DO BACALHAU OF LISBON

Compadre Mario Nunes is the President of the new Board of the Academia do Bacalhau of Lisbon for the mandate of 2018, which was...

Ronaldo aims at Holywood

The bright lights of Real Madrid’s Bernabeu stadium may be a scenario that Cristiano Ronaldo may want swap for the Hollywood spotlights when he...

“We need two months like this to beat the drought”

Recent rains have brought a glimpse of hope to overcome Portugal’s deficit in its water supply. According to Matos Fernandes, the Portuguese Minister of Environment...

PORTUGUESE PASSPORT TOP RATED

According to Passport Index 2017 of the Henley & Partners consultant, the Portuguese passport is among the best in the world, sharing the fifth...

Portugal’s opposition party elections: Rui Rio is the new leader

Portugal’s Social Democratic Party (PSD) candidate, Rui Rio, defeated former prime minister Pedro Santana Lopes, in the members election for leadership of the main...

Lusodescendant actor wins Golden Globe Award

Lusodescendant American film actor James Franco has won the award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture for his work in...

“Operation Marquês” – Four thousand pages indictment papers…

The Indictment papers issued by the Portuguese Public Prosecutor with charges against Jose Socrates, former prime minister from 2005 to 2011, add up to...