Portugal's African community hit hard by austerity
Cova da Moura, a poor district north-west of Lisbon, was built illegally in the late 1970s by African migrants Economic migrants from Africa have been coming to Portugal for more than 50 years but they have rarely encountered such challenging times.
Fri May 17, 2013
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More to Portugal than the Algarve
Setting course for Centro de Portugal - an untapped region of outstanding natural beauty - Ollie McAteer unearths romance in Coimbra, becomes the sixth inhabitant of a schist village and meets a man who gambled everything to reach the top of the country.
Tue May 14, 2013
Global economies on the mend: OECD
Global economies are on the mend, but growth is likely to remain below trend in India, the OECD said on Tuesday.
Fri May 10, 2013
Martim Moniz Eletrico 28E
Although the tram system has become outdated due to the construction of the metro, it is still used today.
Wed May 08, 2013
This is a detail taken in Belem. Belem is famous as the place from which many of the great Portuguese explorers set off on their voyages of discovery.
Sun May 05, 2013
Go with the flow: Top 10 river cruises
Bookings for river cruises are booming. With drinks, tips and transfers often included in the package, now's the time to go with the flow... Topping the river cruising chart is the classic seven-night Rhine cruise from Amsterdam to Basle.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Masorti Movement Holds First Portugal Conversion
The two conversions were performed in the Portuguese capital at a beit din, or rabbinical court, of three judges, who on April 26 recognized Juliana Fernandes da Silva and her life partner, Edgard Pimentel, as Jews.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Hilton Worldwide Adds Third Brand to Portuguese Portfolio with Lisbon Debut
Following a succession of recent brand introductions in the Iberian Peninsula, Hilton Worldwide has announced that its DoubleTree by Hilton brand is set to arrive in Portugal.
Portugal Rotary GSE Team visits area
The Rotary Club of Mayo was host to a special group of young business professionals and their Rotary leader from Portugal at a luncheon held at R.O. Ranch Equestrian Park in Lafayette County on Wednesday, April 17.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
Doubletree by Hilton to Debut in Portugal with the 139-room...
Doubletree by Hilton to Debut in Portugal with the 139-room DoubleTree by Hilton Lisbon - Fontana Park Opening in Summer 2013 Doubletree by Hilton to Debut in Portugal with the 139-room DoubleTree by Hilton Lisbon - Fontana Park Opening in Summer 2013 Following a succession of recent brand introductions in the Iberian Peninsula, Hilton Worldwide ... (more)