As golden visas are coming to an end in Lisbon and Porto, Chinese investors are not wasting any time to buy properties.
Portugal has already vaccinated 1.4 million people against the seasonal flu, and expects to acquire a total of 2.5 million doses — but will it be enough?
Most of the same restrictions that we’ve had since Nov. 9 are still in place — but for the next two weeks, you can’t leave your area from Friday night to Tuesday night or Wednesday morning.
The term gentrification is often used, and it doesn’t always fully describe what is happening in our cities. Some local academics aim to change the discourse.
President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa has recommended extending the state of emergency — but the government is preparing to have a vaccine ready for distribution in January.
Upon the European Committee’s 11th visit to the country they report incidences of abuse remain high and a lot needs to be done by Portuguese authorities.
Cruz Vermelha Portuguesa is offering tests at centers around the country, or at home or place of work. Even if you don’t have a prescription, the tests are considerably cheaper than what most other labs are charging.
Swedish singer-songwriter Kristian Madsson once confided that this is where he and his ex-wife decided to get a divorce.
The government continues to tweak restrictions rather than going into the more restrictive state of emergency it declared at the start of the pandemic.