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  • The importance of quality time 22/01/2022
    As parents and educators, when we are in lessons or talking with our children, we expect them to give us 100% of their attention, and we are annoyed or frustrated when they do not! How concerning then that the latest research with regard to adults and children shows that adults are so obsessed with their […]
  • Almost every municipality in country showing “maximum” levels of Covid contagion 21/01/2022
    Today’s DGS Covid bulletin is perhaps yet further indication that it’s time to monitor SARS-CoV-2 differently, as the experts keep saying. Almost every municipality in the country is showing “maximum” levels of contagion (meaning over 960 cases per 100,000; some are showing more than six times that amount). In the ‘old days’ of the pandemic, […]
  • Parents maintain half-hearted uptake of Covid vaccines for 5-11 year olds 21/01/2022
    Portugal’s parents have not come forwards in the large numbers encouraged to vaccinate their 5-11 year olds. In spite of constant reassurances by the authorities that the vaccines “are safe”, less than half the universe of 640,000 children have been jabbed (indeed the latest DGS bulletin shows just one vaccine was administered in the last […]
  • Reward Properties seals acquisition of “prime development site” in Vale do Lobo 21/01/2022
    Reward Properties, a joint venture between RE Capital and Neworld, has acquired a site for development in Vale do Lobo. The proposed development will include “a mix of 43 townhouses and villas”. “This acquisition represents our entry into the south of Portugal,” says Olivier Hezelot, Head of Europe at RE Capital. “We have a successful […]
  • Porto mayor “absolved” in case prompted by ‘anonymous tip off’: mandate secured 21/01/2022
    Porto mayor Rui Moreira has emerged finally from the ‘Selminho case’ hanging over him, with a completely clean slate. The anonymous ‘tip off’ that alleged he had favoured his family in a property deal to the detriment of the municipality has proved spurious. Mr Moreira always said it would. But he found himself perilously close […]