Sunday, July 22, 2018
Google recruiting fluent Portuguese speakers

Google recruiting fluent Portuguese speakers

Founded in 1998, Google, which needs no introduction, has offices all over the world and currently has hundreds of unfilled vacancies. At this giant, the...
Portuguese Health Minister revokes fat tax

Portuguese Health Minister revokes fat tax

In an effort to help Portuguese consumers make more healthier decisions, a fat tax was suggested. This implied that anything unhealthy would have a...
lisbons estate is the best

Lisbon’s estates are the best

Lately Portugal has become quite well-known for their property and real estate to foreign investors. Lisbon has recently proven that nothing much has changed...
Once upon a time in Sintra...

Once upon a time in Sintra…

If you are looking for a place to escape from reality, then Sintra might be the place you are looking for. Just about 25 Kilometres...

Doctors call two-day strike

Doctors syndicates have called a two-day national strike for May 10-11. The reasons given are “lack of agreement with the health ministry after a year...

Wind in my Sails

Recently Vitor Medina, his son, Jason and Lino Baptista, a fellow sailor received club colours at the Royal Cape Yacht Club. One can easily...
Portugal leads plant research

Portugal leads plant research

The study of plants, or botany as it’s more well known as, is not for everybody. In Portugal however, they are taking the lead in...

A VIEW TO A THRILL…

Lisbon has a new tourist attraction that allows visitors to have an unique experience of seeing the town from a vantage observation point built...

Manuel de Brito to be showcased

Three major exhibitions of mainly Portuguese art, one of which features many works offered by prominent artists to the gallery owner and collector Manuel...
Australian Samba Queen of the Rio Carnival

Australian Samba Queen of the Rio Carnival

Decked in rainbow-coloured costumes, feathers and glitter, the 22-strong contingent will be led by Mishel Finlayson, a Brisbane-based samba instructor who will be the...

Government prepares “smarter” sugar tax revamp

Taxes on fizzy drinks in Portugal are to be overhauled to penalize those that are the most unhealthy, and the Government is also considering...

Therapy in Paula Rego’s art

Portugal-born artist Paula Rego has voiced hopes that a collection of works that she painted years ago when she was suffering from depression, and...
what to do with cecil john rhodes

What to do with Cecil John Rhodes

There he sits alone on the Jamie steps, overlooking the Mother City with one of the best views from one of South Africa’s best...
Iberian lynx returns to Portugal

Iberian lynx returns to Portugal

That old saying of no place like home seems to ring true for an Iberian Lynx which was raised in Portugal and set free...