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'Oilgarve' - pro-oil Facebook pages are a PR disaster

'Oilgarve' - pro-oil Facebook pages are a PR disaster

Now there are two Oilgarves. 'Oilgarve – the Algarve says no to oil' the anti-oil exploitation pressure...

Finance Minister makes rare comment about ripped off BES depositors

Finance Minister makes rare comment about ripped off BES depositors

Portugal’s Finance Minister has made a rare statement on the situation surrounding ripped off BES depositors, commenting...

Paulo Portas champions IKEA as building work starts

Paulo Portas champions IKEA as building work starts

The deputy prime minister, Paulo Portas said today in Loulé that the financial investment by the IKEA...

EU to study Uber

EU to study Uber

The controversial taxi app, Uber, is to be the subject of an EU study starting in September. The...

Barcelona starts to fight the Airbnb craze

Barcelona starts to fight the Airbnb craze

The city’s new major, Ada Colau, is pursuing her goal of limiting the number of visitors and...

Cliff collapses at Albufeira's notorious Maria Luísa beach

Cliff collapses at Albufeira's notorious Maria Luísa beach

In August 2009 a section of cliff collapsed killing five people at Maria Luísa beach in Albufeira...

Spanish airport and train strikes in September

Spanish airport and train strikes in September

A series of strikes in September have been called by three Spanish airport workers unions. The first...

Portugal's humanitarian goal 'to accept 1,500 refugees over the next two years'

Portugal's humanitarian goal 'to accept 1,500 refugees over the next two years'

The Portuguese government is to take in "around 1,500 refugees" over the next two years. The Minister of...

Property

Alvor – a good place to invest in Algarve property

Alvor – a good place to invest in Algarve property

There’s more to Alvor than meets the eye – a tasteful blend of traditional fishing village, stunning natural beauty and...

   Destination Europe - the enduring appeal of scenery, history and culture

Destination Europe - the enduring appeal of scenery, history and culture

"Everywhere you turn in Europe, history is waiting to speak to you. The continent just oozes with it." Dawn Cavanagh-Hobbs, of...

Hot August Properties in the Western Algarve

Hot August Properties in the Western Algarve

This week's latest properties for sale on Beverywhere.com in the Algarve are all situated 'out west', in the stunning western...

€33m overhaul for Faro Airport spells good news for Property Owners

€33m overhaul for Faro Airport spells good news for Property Owners

The main airport which services the Algarve is having an overhaul. The next two years will see an injection of...

Portuguese property market snapshot - a tale of two rates

Portuguese property market snapshot - a tale of two rates

Circumstances have combined to make Portugal one of Europe's most tempting property purchase options, a leading estate agency has revealed....

Still trying to sell you Algarve property? Here is a new approach

Still trying to sell you Algarve property? Here is a new approach

With the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors suggesting things are looking up for the Algarve property market, with the first...

Overseas Property Show launches 2015 national tour as highest FX rate for 8 years makes Brits eager to buy abroad

Overseas Property Show launches 2015 national tour as highest FX rate for 8 years makes Brits eager to buy abroad

The hugely successful Overseas Property Show has just announced its 2015 tour dates. With a total of 12 shows planned...

Value of second homes overseas revealed as 91% of holidaymakers opt for repeat destination breaks

Value of second homes overseas revealed as 91% of holidaymakers opt for repeat destination breaks

Almost all UK workers are entitled to 5.6 weeks' paid holiday per year, though that can include bank holidays. With...

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World Golf Awards signs Portugal Golf Membership as 2015 partner

World Golf Awards signs Portugal Golf Membership as 2015 partner

World Golf Awards, the most prestigious awards programme in the golf tourism...

Weekly Financial Update

Weekly Financial Update

The markets certainly behaved very oddly last week. News of the Greek...

Praia Grande 'Sagados' development - rare plant ruling halts progress

Praia Grande 'Sagados' development - rare plant ruling halts progress

For the tens of thousands who signed the Algarve's 'Save Salgados' petition,...

Algarve oil deal – Portugal gets just 10 cents per barrel whatever the oil price

Algarve oil deal – Portugal gets just 10 cents per barrel whatever the oil price

In a damning analysis of the detail of the contracts signed between...

Are You Affected By Changes To UK Bank Compensation Scheme?

Are You Affected By Changes To UK Bank Compensation Scheme?

Do you keep large deposits in bank accounts? If so, you need...

Old Portuguese Stuff

Old Portuguese Stuff

Alexandre Gamelas Catarina Santos created the Old Portuguese Stuff website...

Have the Portuguese and foreign investors been sold a rotten tomato with the oil contracts?

Have the Portuguese and foreign investors been sold a rotten tomato with the oil contracts?

Eco campaigners ASMAA outline the latest oil exploration contracts and ask- have...

August in the garden

August in the garden

Another month to relax and enjoy your garden, although there are some...