Our friends at Mensagem want to answer all the questions you were too afraid to ask about Portugal’s local elections. In English.
LISB-ON held out the longest, but alas, no Sound Garden this year either.
Things are picking up – a week after opening up the schedule to those 45 and older, Portugal’s health officials have expanded it.
But apparently only 3% of Portuguese report having to pay bribes, compared to an EU average of 7%.
The City Council has apologized, but they’ve admitted to sharing intel with foreign powers before.
It’s more of a cookie bite than a “ring of fire” here in Portugal, but how often do eclipses come around on the nation’s biggest holiday? Plus what else are you going to do?
Six municipalities are likely being left behind due to high incidence of COVID transmissions during the past several weeks. This would be bad news for many businesses and night owls.
Vaccination was due to begin for those 40 and older starting today, but the scheduling platform still only allows those 45 or older to sign up as of this morning.
Portugal’s foreign ministry calls the decision “unfathomable” — others merely “silly.”