Thursday, September 20, 2018

Portugal countering counterfeits

Nobody likes a fake, whether it be fake smiles, fake people and especially fake money. Fortunately, the circulation of counterfeit money is on a downward...
Portugals battle to halt the spread of wildfires

Wildfire nightmares in Portugal

I'm sure all of you remember the devastation the Cape fires caused not so long ago. It was a nightmare with helicopters and firemen...
animal testing down in Portugal

Animal testing down in Portugal

Animal lovers will be happy to know that the rate at which animal testing is done in Portugal has dropped. It is sad to know...

Over 5000 sign on as Algarve residents

In the space of a year, over 5000 foreigners have officially registered as ‘new residents’ in the Algarve. It’s an indication of just how popular...

Porsche Meeting 2017

Inspired by the huge success of the commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the iconic 911, Porsche  has announced that the inaugural edition of...

Portuguese companies affected by cyber attack

Portugal’s National Cybersecurity Centre has confirmed that at least two Portuguese companies have been affected by a worldwide cyber attack. The Portuguese Health Service has...

Benfica football club to have first hotel

Lisbon football club Benfica seems poised to branch out into new fields of play as reports have emerged that the club will soon open...
Woman claims child tax from UK but living in Portugal

Woman claims child tax from UK but living in Portugal

Ana Cerqueira, was claiming child tax credits while living abroad. She was caught and has been ordered to pay the whole lot back. The Department...
Lisbon protects animals via email

Lisbon protects animals via email

Through the ages, animals have played a significant role in the lives of humans as we walked side by side. Unfortunately, not everybody values these...
Young man destroys Portuguese King statue

Young man destroys Portuguese King statue taking selfie

The dreaded Selfie, many think that the selfie is harmless, but when people want to get that perfect shot, things tend to go wrong. A...

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...

Pope Francisco Fatima Canonization Mass

The highlight of Pope Francis’ apostolic visit to Fatima was the canonization Mass on Saturday morning 13th May, during which the two shepherd children,...
portuguese build homes in venezuela

Portuguese to build city in Venezuela

The Portuguese construction company, Lena in Leiria, will be doing great things in Venezuela as they have managed to win over a huge contract. This...

CANSA becomes top charity

CANSA (Cancer Association of South Africa) was rated most trusted charity at this month’s Readers Digest Magazine Survey of Most Trusted Brands. This news...