Friday, November 24, 2017

Venezuela the drama of civil war

Latest developments in Venezuela confirm that there is an open atmosphere of civil war. Irreconcilable differences between the government and opposition parties were aggravated by...

Filipa Barroso is Miss World Portugal 2017

The town of Batalha saw the crowning of a new Portuguese beauty queen during the weekend. The rather quiet town of 15, 000 is...

“Aldrabice!” Says Portuguese Prime Minister

António Costa says that Banif investors trusted a system that swindled them. The Prime Minister, Antonio Costa, did not “beat around bush” using harsh words...

Porto First Ever Photography Festival

The first Porto Photography Festival - a week-long international festival event featuring renowned photographers, workshops, master-classes and exclusive dinners - will be hosted in...

Portugal‘s amazing year

Portugal has caught the eye and  the imagination of virtually the whole World due to a  succession of events taking place in the period...

Portugal’s richest man dies

Américo Amorim, Portugal’s richest man and former president of Galp oil company, has died. National media was reporting that Amorim had “slapped a €200 million...

Bikers hit the road to Faro!

Faro is once again the must-go destination for bikers, descending in force for the annual summer festival. For the 36th year, thousands of bikers from...

Shakira returns to Portugal on November 22

Columbian pop sensation Shakira is returning to Portugal on Wednesday, November 22 for a much-anticipated concert to present her latest album ‘El Dorado’ at...

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...

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...

Reggae legends UB40 perform at Pine Cliffs Summer Gala

British reggae legends UB40 have been announced as the guest performers at the Pine Cliffs Summer Gala on Saturday, August 5 at the Albufeira...

Portuguese Artists to Honor and Aid Forest Fire Victims With Solidarity...

Ana Moura, Rui Veloso, David Fonseca, Camané, Amor Electro and Carlos de Carmo are among the 25 artists representing multiple genres set to perform at...

Doncaster brothers show Portuguese flair with their beach brand

Most of us can not wait to go on holiday to relax and forget about work, but it was on a beach that two...

Portuguese of Jewish origin?

Does the surname indicate that a person has Jewish origin. What really makes the surname relevant, with Jewish, and the practice of Jewish traditions...