An anaesthetist at an Oncology Institute in Lisbon has been accused by the parents of a young boy undergoing treatment there of slapping their son.
After months of singing Portugal’s praises, the European Commission last night placed Portugal under the watch of Brussels due to what it termed the country’s “excessive macro-economic balances”.
Two Portuguese police officers were killed on Wednesday in pursuit of a pair of burglars just north of Lisbon, when they were hit by a train.
Instead of subsidising medication and consultation fees for smokers to quit, Portugal’s Health Ministry officials are this morning reportedly ready to pay ex-smokers the money that would have been spent on them.
The austerity policies under implementation by the Portuguese government have failed and contribute daily to weakening the national economy, opposition Socialist Party leader António Costa has argued.
Portugal’s fast track gold visa system for those buying premium properties is to get both greater inspection and supervision said Deputy Prime Minister Paulo Portas announcing the new plans on Monday.
The unexpectedly high level of fatalities from this year’s flu season in Portugal is to do with the increase in numbers of the elderly and not any austerity related crunch in hospital treatment standards, the Sub-director General of Health Graça Freitas told Lusa News Agency.read more »
Lisbon bus company, Carris, and its underground, Metro de Lisboa, have said the...read more »
A Ryanair plane that was flying from the Portuguese capital Lisbon to Brussels,...read more »
Kirsty Hayes, British Ambassador to Portugal, recently made a two-day visit to...read more »
Portugal dos Pequenitos, in Coimbra, which showcases miniature buildings of...read more »