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  1. Minor buys hotels in Brazil, PortugalRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    Minor International Plc expects its latest hotel acquisitions in Brazil and Portugal will make its hotel business stronger and pave the way for its entry into the European and South American markets in the near future. A panoramic view of Tivoli Marina Vilamoura in Portugal, one of Minor International's new acquisitions to improve its hotel business overseas.

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  2. AP Weekly News CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    BRUSSELS " European foreign ministers hold an extraordinary meeting to discuss the latest fighting in Ukraine and possible further sanctions against Russia. LISBON, Portugal " The Portuguese government is widely expected to follow Spain and grant citizenship to the descendants of Sephardic Jews it persecuted 500 years ago.

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  3. Minor Hotel Group Acquires 6 Hotels and Over 1,600 Keys In Europe & South AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Hotel Online

    Bangkok, January 28, 2015: Minor Hotel Group , owner and operator of hotels and resorts in 19 countries across Asia Pacific, the Middle East, Africa and the Indian Ocean, today announces that it has made a strategic acquisition of six hotels and over 1,600 keys in Brazil and Portugal, and the Tivoli Hotels & Resorts brand for Brazil. The milestone EUR 168 million investment represents MHG's entry into the hospitality sector in two new continents and establishes Portugal and Brazil as MHG's two strategically-chosen countries for future expansion into Europe and South America.

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  4. 2017 Jaguar XERead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Autoblog

    ... How It's Made , but suffice it to say, an afternoon knifing a prototype XE through the wooded hills around Lisbon, Portugal, suggests Jaguar's engineers have done not only their homework, but perhaps that of their colleagues, as well. At this point, ...

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  5. Redes Energeticas Nacionais, SGPS, S.A. (RENE) - Power - Deals and...Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    ... market. The company has operations across countries such as Portugal and Spain. REN is headquartered in Lisbon, Portugal. Full Report Details at - .. Redes Energeticas Nacionais, SGPS, ...

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  6. Now Available: Compta-Equipamentos e Servicos de Informatica SA...Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    Its solutions include business solutions, infrastructures and security, and enterprise communications. COMPTA's services include conception and planning, selection and integration, management and operation of infrastructure and support plans.

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  7. Minor buys six hotels in Brazil, PortugalRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    The Thai-owned Minor International Plc has bought six hotels in Brazil and Portugal for a combined 168 million euros , the company said in a statement on Wednesday. In Brazil, it bought Tivoli Sao Paulo Mofarrej in Sao Paulo and Tivoli Ecoresort Praia do Forte in Salvador for a total of 500 rooms.

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  8. 2016 Jaguar XE first driveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AutoWeek

    ... the delay. We tested both the top-spec turbodiesel and the 3.0-liter supercharged V6 S on the launch in Lisbon, Portugal. Both were preproduction prototypes, but both were representative of final specs. You can probably guess which keys we grabbed ...

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  9. 6 European Cities To Visit While The Euro Is So LowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Silicon Alley Insider

    It's been years since anyone stateside could consider Europe a bargain, but with the Euro at a 10-year-low against the dollar, there's no better time than now to book that vacation to Spain you've had on the back burner! We've looked at which cities give you the best value from airfare to accommodation to the average daily budget . There are so many sights to see in Barcelona , but don't be surprised if your main takeaway is the warmth and enthusiasm of the locals! Airfare to Barcelona can be found south of $1,000* for much of the year out of Los Angeles.

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  10. LG 'actively talking' to western messenger apps for HomeChatRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | TrustedReviews

    ... talking to many popular messaging services," said Yoo. " ." Yoo was speaking at this year's LG InnoFest in Lisbon, Portugal, showcasing the firm's plans for Europe in 2015, and putting a big focus on HomeChat. LG already has Japan's LINE messenger ...

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  11. Porto stumbles in title race with 1-0 loss at MaritimoRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 25 | USA Today

    Porto stumbles in title race with 1-0 loss at Maritimo Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1JJoMIL LISBON, Portugal - FC Porto stumbled to a 1-0 loss at Maritimo on Sunday, giving Benfica the chance to increase its lead of the Portuguese league.

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  12. Guimaraes rallies for 2-2 with Gil Vicente in PortugalRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | USA Today

    Guimaraes rallies for 2-2 with Gil Vicente in Portugal Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1BYn4nH LISBON, Portugal - Guimaraes fought back to salvage a 2-2 draw with bottom side Gil Vicente after Andre Andres scored an injury-time goal in the Portuguese league on Saturday. Striker Simeon Nwankwo struck Gil Vicente's first goal in the 27th minute before Evaldo made it 2-0 with another goal 10 minutes after halftime.

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  13. Experts examine bones as Spain hunts for Cervantes' remainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... of the excavation, costing some 50,000 euros ($56,000), is expected to last two weeks. Barry Hatton in Lisbon, Portugal, also contributed to this report. Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, ...

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  14. Views of the ECB stimulus from those who must make it workRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Albany Times Union

    ... bank to get the bar going. She said the banks made her jump through hoops to secure even that small amount. LISBON, Portugal (AP) - The fate of the European Central Bank's aggressive plan to stimulate the economy out of stagnation lies with the 340 ...

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  15. Portugal Extends Olive Branch to Jews Violently Expelled in 1536Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Breitbart.com

    ... autobiography, The Cross and The Pear Tree: A Sephardic Journey . His ancestors fled Toledo, Spain, for Lisbon, Portugal, and thereafter went to Bordeaux and eventually to South America. Many converted, many remained "secretly Jewish." It did, at ...

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  16. LG RoboSense CordZero will stalk you like a creepy vacuum cleanerRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Pocket-lint.co.uk

    LG announced a new vacuum cleaner called CordZero at its annual InnoFest conference, which took place this year in Lisbon, Portugal. The CordZero is a cordless canister vacuum cleaner that is not only power cord free, as the name would suggest, but it will also "watch" you and follow you at a constant distance thanks to its motorised wheels and RoboSense technology.

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  17. Lisbon, Oporto and the Douro ValleyRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | The Independent

    You'll discover the real Portugal on this tour a rich and varied country with a proud history that's admirably reflected in the many fascinating places we visit.Inland Portugal, long overlooked on European itineraries, has only recently being brought to the discerning traveller's attention. It's one of the world's oldest countries, Britain's longest ally and has been ruled by the Romans, Visigoths, by the remarkable Moors and almost every other race of invaders ever since, with all leaving their legacies.

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  18. Portugal Telecom Holders Approve Sale of Portuguese AssetsRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Bloomberg

    ... Customers talk to staff at the service counter of a Portugal Telecom SGPS SA mobile communications store in Lisbon, Portugal. Portugal Telecom is a minority investor in Oi and its shareholders had the right to block the sale, even though the ...

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  19. Portugal Telecom's domestic assets sold for $8.4 billionRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | KAUZ

    ... they were contaminated by a weekend crude oil spill, a state official said Thursday, raising hopes that... LISBON, Portugal (AP) - Portugal Telecom shareholders have approved the sale of the company's Portuguese assets to France's Altice for 7.4 ...

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  20. Fossils survive volcanic eruption to tell us about the origin of the Canary IslandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | EurekAlert!

    ... project was initiated by Prof. Valentin Troll (Uppsala University, Sweden), Dr. Mario Cachao (University of Lisbon, Portugal), and Prof. Juan Carlos Carracedo (University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain) and forms part of the doctoral thesis of ...

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