Wednesday, May 24, 2017
ariana-grande

Ariana Grande’s concert in Lisbon “now in doubt”

Reported to have suspended her world tour following the terrorist attack in Manchester last night, US singer Ariana Grande’s concert scheduled for Sunday June...

Portimão to demolish gypsy camp

After decades of local complaints, Portimão council is to demolish 26 ‘barracas’ (makeshift homes) near the town’s cemetery. Residents - mostly gypsy families - will...
Fatima

Centenary Fatima pilgrimage an overwhelming success

The annual Fatima pilgrimage which took place on Saturday, 13 May 2017 proved to be a great success with a record turnout number of...

Madonna’s son training with Benfica

Musical icon Madonna has been enjoying Lisbon this week while 11-year-old son David has been experiencing a young footballer’s dream: training sessions with national...

Portuguese offshore tower tilt

Portuguese turbine tower manufacturer ASM Industries is eyeing a major push into fabrication for the offshore wind industry, according to reports in the local...

Matt Wallace claims victory in Portuguese Open

Englishman Matt Wallace was crowned the winner of the 2017 Portuguese Open after a truly dominant performance at the Morgado Golf Course in Portimão. Wallace...
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‘365 Algarve’ a Hit!

A study conducted by the University of the Algarve for the regional tourism board (RTA) has found that the ‘365 Algarve’ programme is delighting...

Preto the Fashion Designer

When Ricardo Preto presented his exclusive debut collection for Rustan’s last year, he stressed his objective to design clothes that stay in one’s wardrobe...

Portugal in Africa

Algarve historian Peter Kingdon Booker examines Portugal's African possessions and shows their real value to the nation during two talks held on Friday, May...

CR7 tax probe

With the Football Leaks ‘scandal’ rarely kicking up any kind of dust in the media, Portuguese tabloid Correio da Manhã reported over the weekend...

Portugal dodges attack

Despite initial reports that Portuguese businesses were among the many thousands affected by last Friday’s global cyber attack, the truth is that the country...
Wine

US Becomes Main Export Market For Portuguese Wine

The US has become the largest export destination for Portuguese wines, replacing long-time leader Angola. Last year, sales to the North American market grew more...
red

Outrage as Lagoa is painted red

Scores of fuming citizens have taken to social media to lambast Lagoa’s new red-coloured town centre streets. Protests on the ‘A Voz de Lagoa’ Facebook...
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Cant Skip Portugal

The only detail missing is the price tag: Turismo de Portugal launched its latest promotional campaign today with the first of four videos designed...