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  • PM Costa compares Algarve virus cases with those in UK, quizzing ‘which is safest?’ 04/07/2020
    Portugal’s PM António Costa has taken to Twitter in English to show how few virus cases the Algarve has compared with Great Britain at a time when our ‘oldest ally’ appears to have knee-capped our chances of recovering the so-far abysmal summer season (click here). As shockwaves continue to reverberate over the British government’s decision […]
  • Weekend weather: Portugal in for another sizzling weekend 03/07/2020
    Portugal is on course for another scorching weekend, with maximum temperatures nearly topping 40ºC in some parts of the country and the sun due to shine through bright blue skies. Starting this Friday, temperatures are due to start soaring into the 30ºCs. Thermometers in the Algarve are expected to reach around 32ºC/33ºC this weekend whilst […]
  • Continental Portugal “excluded” from British ‘travel corridor’ 03/07/2020
    Continental Portugal – meaning every part of the mainland – has been excluded from the British government’s ‘travel corridor’ arrangement allowing British nationals to travel from July 4 without the need to quarantine for 14-days on their return. The news was relayed by Portuguese media sources before official British confirmation which came through shortly after […]
  • Almost 40% of restaurants ready to file for insolvency, says association 03/07/2020
    Almost 40% of restaurants – and 18% of tourist lodging businesses – are ready to file for insolvency, according to an inquiry led by the catering industry’s national association AHRESP. Said a statement released yesterday (Thursday): “in the food and beverage sector, 38% of companies are considering moving towards insolvency as of July given that […]
  • “Thousands of immigrants quit Portugal” due to lack of work caused by Covid-19 03/07/2020
    Thousands of immigrants have found themselves forced to leave Portugal because the Covid crisis has stripped them of all means of survival. Jornal de Notícias reports today that over 2000 Brazilians were repatriated during the months of March to May, in “situations of extreme vulnerability”. In March and April, the Ukraine mounted five repatriation flights […]