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Ryanair CEO Michael O'Leary was in Monchique yesterday to make a donation to the local council to help reforest the area following last year’s wildfires. The charismatic Ryanair frontman donated a €250,000 cheque to Monchique Mayor Rui André, raised through passenger donations. A symbolic first step...

Cristiano Ronaldo has once again been nominated for the Balon d’Or prize. The Portuguese international was expected to win last year, but was beaten by Luca Modric, who this year failed to reached the final 30. The favourites this year however are Barcelona’s Lionel Messi and Liverpool’s...

According to a report issued over the weekend, Portugal is ageing faster than other European countries. Ageing Europe 2019, released by Eurostat, said that by the year 2050, the proportion of people aged 55 or above will have risen to just over 47 percent of the...

The cost of refueling at the nation’s forecourts has this morning dropped for the fourth consecutive week. Unleaded petrol falls but just under two cents a litre, while diesel drops by half a cent. The latest price adjustments come as the cost of crude oil has dropped...

The owners of Local Accommodation or AL-registered units in Lisbon could soon be obliged to install noise-measuring equipment as well as take out insurance against guests causing damage to communal areas of a building. The new mandatory measures are part of a proposal to govern Local...