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Portuguese government officials confirmed Marcos, who was of Angolan origin, had been deported in 2014 and 2016. Its Ministry of Portuguese Communities Abroad told respected Portuguese daily Expresso: "In 2014 he was deported to Portugal by the British authorities and assisted on his return.
To promote electronic payments and reduce dependence on cash, in August 2017 the Portuguese government restricted the amount of cash per transaction to €3,000 ($3,599.60) for residents, while for non-residents the limit is €10,000 ($11,998.60). The government has also mandated personal income tax payments over ...

The OECD re-evaluated the sector in 2017, for the first time since 2006, at the Portuguese government's request. The diagnosis and the recommendations made were presented at a public session in Lisbon, attended by the Minister of science, technology and Higher education, Manuel Heitor, and ...
The national statistics office estimates that gross domestic product (GDP) improved from 1.5% in 2016 driven mainly by domestic demand, especially investment, while the contribution of net external demand was unchanged. The figures are in line with projections by the Portuguese government, which ...
The OECD re-evaluated the sector in 2017, for the first time since 2006, at the Portuguese government's request. The diagnosis and the recommendations made will be presented on Friday morning at a public session in Lisbon, attended by the Minister of science, technology and Higher education, ...
"The benefits offered via Portugal's Golden Visa Programme, with its Schengen Visa and Portuguese residency, have suddenly became considerably more accessible with the introduction by the Portuguese government of a new category, which lowers the entry level from a €500 000 investment in real ...

A rare species of venomous spider is being saved from extinction at Longleat Safari Park. There are only a few thousand Desertas Wolf Spiders left in the wild on their native Atlantic island, off the south east coast of Madeira. Longleat is working alongside Bristol Zoo and the Portuguese government on a ...
Abu Salem has, through his lawyer, written a second letter to ECHR, which HT is in possession of, against the Indian government, for violating his extradition order and also against the Portuguese government for its inaction. He had first approached the ECHR in June last year, claiming the trial conducted ...
But the leader of the Portuguese government, Antonio Costa, has taken back some of the austerity measures in pension cuts, and on wages. So without tight control might others feel that they can follow suit? "This is a serious government. It's a pro-European government. They are fully in line with their ...
"The benefits offered via Portugal's Golden Visa Programme, with its Schengen Visa and Portuguese residency, have suddenly became considerably more accessible with the introduction by the Portuguese government of a new category, which lowers the entry level from a €500 000 investment in real ...
While negotiating the state budget for 2018, the Portuguese government forecast a 2017 unemployment reading of 9.2 percent. Portugal returns to single-digit score for the first time since 2009. At the last reading, Greece, Spain, Cyprus, Italy and Croatia were the European Union countries with double-digit ...
ATTLEBORO -- Jose Pacheco DeMedeiros, 90, of 177 Pine Street, Attleboro took his final breath in the early hours of Jan. 20. Beloved husband of 64 years to Maria Deus Sousa Garoupa DeMedeiros of Attleboro. Jose was born on Jan. 7, 1928 in Saint Michael Azores. He was a son of the late Antonio ...
LISBON, Jan. 18 (Xinhua) -- The Portuguese government passed a decree to create an integrated forestry management agency on Thursday, in response to wildfires that killed 116 people in 2017. The Minister of Internal Administration, Eduardo Cabrita, told a press conference that the new agency would ...
LISBON -- The Portuguese government is under fire over plans to oust a prosecutor with a reputation for rooting out corruption among the political and business elite. "You've put into question the autonomy of the Public Prosecution Service," opposition lawmaker Hugo Soares told the socialist government ...
The Portuguese government has revealed it has approved another six "unbsubsidized" large-scale solar projects with a combined capacity of 229 MW to be located in Portugal's southern regions of Alentejo and Algarve. Four of the projects with a total capacity of 132 MW were proposed by Malta-based ...
We hold substantial allocations to Portuguese government bonds, which have now been afforded investment grade status by two major agencies, as predicted. We believe spreads over bunds can tighten further when passive investors become forced buyers in January as indices rebalance. We also retain ...
LISBON, Jan. 10 (Xinhua) -- The Portuguese government's declaration that the current Attorney General (PGR) will not have her mandate renewed is being treated as "an affront to the president," local media reported on Wednesday. The president, Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, tried to downplay the ...

The Portuguese government had been studying this prohibition for months following a recommendation issued in October by the ICES to suspend the sardine fishery in the Iberian waters of the Atlantic, since its stocks are at very low levels. In the last decade, the stock fell from 106,000 tonnes in 2006 to ...
Portugal's government used up just over a third of its 'financial cushion' of almost €970 million set aside in the 2017 state budget in the first 11 months of the year, according to calculations by parliament's Technical Budget Support Unit (UTAO). In a note on the budgetary execution to November, which Lusa ...
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has appointed Charles Randell as its new chair, it was announced today. He will take up the role on 1 April, replacing John Griffith-Jones, who has been the FCA chair since its formation in April 2014. Randell is currently an external member of the Prudential ...
On Friday the Portuguese government, via its Council of Ministers, signed the decree required to begin the official process of privatising or selling an asset ... During that long process the Mercantile Board, CGD and ultimately the government of Portugal will look into potential buyers which have a suitable ...
LISBON, Dec. 22 (Xinhua) -- The Portuguese government called for dialogues to find solutions for the governance in Spain's Catalonia region after Thursday's snap elections, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Friday in a statement. The statement said that the Portuguese government welcomes the ...
Centeno, like the Portuguese government he served, already symbolizes the possibility that a new, less German, ideological era of economic governance is in the offing in Europe. Lisbon is the first Southern European government to climb out of the swamp of indebtedness and stagnation. Its economy is ...
Portuguese sovereign debt rallied on Monday after the country was boosted by an upgrade from ratings agency Fitch. Fitch upgraded Portuguese government bonds late on Friday, moving the rating up two notches to investment grade. As at 0840 GMT the yield on 10-year Portuguese government bonds ...
Portugal's foreign minister said in Brussels on Monday that the Portuguese government would move its embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem on ... The Portuguese government would be extremely happy to be able to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital and move its embassy there, because this ...
Nuno Mendes (center) walks through Lisbon's flea market. The 40-year-old Portuguese government worker lives from six-month contract to six-month contract, doing the same job every day but never sure of his future. Europe's economic recovery is in full swing, and in countries like Portugal, the ...
In this photo taken Jan. 19 2018, Nuno Mendes pauses during an interview with The Associated Press, in Lisbon. The 40-year-old Portuguese government worker lives from six-month contract to six-month contract, doing the same job every day but never sure of his future. Unlike his co-workers on ...
In February, the Portuguese government revealed plans to introduce 23 new laws as part of a decentralisation package that will reform local government funding. For centuries, Portugal has been one of the most centralised countries in Europe, with the decision-making power firmly held in Lisbon.
She also directs a Digital Media program as part of a broader collaboration effort between the University of Texas at Austin and the government of Portugal. In 2010 she stepped down from her eight-year stint chairing the RTF Department in order to work on the USDA's Broadband Initiatives Program in ...
The prize -- awarded jointly every two years by the Portuguese government (represented by the Portuguese Foundation for science and technology) and the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation -- recognizes a work of particular excellence in philosophy of science that has been published by a researcher of ...
This is explained by the fact that, as we have seen, the Portuguese government was weak. "As a result of the centuries-long ambiguous state of sovereignty and jurisdiction, Macau's colonial makeup differs from that of any other colony. Due to the fragile nature and limitations of the Portuguese presence in ...
But the Portuguese government has denied any involvement in the alleged Christmas sabotage. "I know that ham to Venezuelans is as important as cod is to us at Christmas, but the fact that distribution has been delayed has nothing to do with the Portuguese government", said Portugal's foreign minister, ...
Last Thursday, the Portuguese government confirmed that the first part of the compensation payments for the BES victims of about €140 million, would be covered by the state coffers and that the victims should receive the pay-outs in April. BES, as it used to be known, finished on 3 August 2014, four days ...
Portuguese sovereign debt rallied on Monday after the country was boosted by an upgrade from ratings agency Fitch. Fitch upgraded Portuguese government bonds late on Friday, moving the rating up two notches to investment grade. As at 0840 GMT the yield on 10-year Portuguese government bonds ...
Portugal's foreign minister said in Brussels on Monday that the Portuguese government would move its embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem on ... The Portuguese government would be extremely happy to be able to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital and move its embassy there, because this ...
The Portuguese government has been in power for two years without signs of instability within its informal coalition and with the performance of the economy exceeding the expectations of international institutions, but was recently hit by the nightmare of the forest fires over a longer than usual summer.
The Portuguese government announced that it will take a shareholder position in the SIRESP (Emergency and Safety Telecom Network) and ...
The National Communications Authority (Anacom) has proposed to the Portuguese government a reduction of between 24 percent and 55 ...
Protesters filled a square in the nation's capital after a summer of deadly fires as the Portuguese government promises more than $470 million ...
US-based credit rating agency Moody's warned on Friday that the Portuguese government's draft state budget for 2018 "could complicate" ...
Silent protests are slated for next weekend in an effort to press the Portuguese government into taking more decisive action against wildfires.
The Portuguese government is planning to provide a new regulatory framework for the development of large-scale solar projects. The proposal ...
The same source confirmed that Brussels "received a letter from the Portuguese government at the end of July on fuel prices in Portugal and ...
The Portuguese government's rules on pension income and lump sums and inheritance tax mean that there are exemptions and reliefs galore ...
Portugal has proven it's possible for a struggling country to defy German-imposed austerity in the EU and still succeed. That's not to suggest that, just because Centeno has served a leftist Portuguese government, he will pursue radical policy ambitions in Brussels. But, as president of the Eurogroup, he will ...
LISBON, Dec. 22 (Xinhua) -- The Portuguese government called for dialogues to find solutions for the governance in Spain's Catalonia region after Thursday's snap elections, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Friday in a statement. The statement said that the Portuguese government welcomes the ...
On Friday the Portuguese government, via its Council of Ministers, signed the decree required to begin the official process of privatising or selling an asset ... During that long process the Mercantile Board, CGD and ultimately the government of Portugal will look into potential buyers which have a suitable ...
They stepped off their 13-hour flight to smiling members of the Portuguese government and airline executives standing at the end of a red ...
Lisbon, Portugal (AP) - The Portuguese government minister in charge of emergency services has resigned after 106 people were killed in ...
... from Orey Financial, who was expecting that S&P would change their outlook to 'positive' before altering the rating of Portuguese government ...


 

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