Portuguese News

Category: Portuguese News

A lot’s happening these days in Portugal, from the Eurozone troubles to the exploding startup scene — plus the ever-present corruption scandals, Lisbon’s redevelopment as a green city, Airbnb and Uber issues, and so much more. Get your fix here, in English.


The Week em Breve – August 9

August 9, 2018

Welcome to the Week em Breve! This week in Portugal: Record Temperatures, Sustainable Supermarkets, Beach Fights, Sexual Services, Low Labor Costs, Train Troubles, and much more!

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The Week em Breve – August 2

August 2, 2018

Welcome to the Week em Breve! This week in Portugal: Empty Facades, Property Speculation, Renewable Energy, Getting off the Hype Train, Tosta Targets, and much, much more!

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The Week em Breve – July 26

July 26, 2018

This week’s news in Portugal: Robot Fish, Failing Public Services, Putting the Space-Port in Portugal, Dogs on Death Row, Plastic Pollution, and much more!

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The Week em Breve – July 19

July 19, 2018

Welcome to the Week em Breve! This week in Portugal: the Scandal of Sardines, Sugar Packet Policies, Airbnb Quotas, Soaring House Prices, Corruption, Pollution, and much, much more!

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The Week em Breve – July 12

July 12, 2018

Welcome to the Week em Breve! This week in Portugal: Valley of Dreams, Drone Licensing, Confused Firemen, Fishing Frenzy, Corruption, and much, much more!

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The Week em Breve – July 5

July 5, 2018

Welcome to the Week em Breve! This week in Portugal: Wildlife Woes, Environmental Success, Porto in the Spotlight, Mistaken Identities, and much, much more!

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The Week em Breve – June 28

June 28, 2018

Welcome to the Week em Breve! This week in Portugal: Flying Bed Bugs, Calling More Immigrants, Ditching the Doces, Airport Attacks, Lisbon’s Living Costs, and much, much more!

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