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The Association of Municipal Vets warned on Monday about the "absurd" numbers of animals – some 50,000 per year, that are collected from the streets in Portugal by official animal collection centers. According to one of the directors of the Association of Municipal Vets, in 2017...

International leaders gathering at the G7 summit are reportedly nearing an agreement to help fight fires in the Amazon rainforest. French President Emmanuel Macron said on Sunday a deal to provide "technical and financial help" was close. Leaders from the US, Japan, Germany, France, Italy,...

Portugal has purchased five KC-390 multi-mission transport aircraft, support and services and flight simulator from Brazilian aeronautical company Embraer, and the respective contract was signed on Thursday in Évora, at the company’s facilities. The purchase, costing 917 million euros, is part of the process of...

Cooperation between Taiwan and Portugal resulted in the arrest of 19 fraud suspects in Cascais and their two suspected backers in Taiwan. Police said the mastermind set up a telecom fraud center in Portugal, which allows Taiwanese citizens to enter without visa. He recruited 19...

French President Emmanuel Macron has said the record number of fires in the Amazon rainforest is an "international crisis" that needs to be on the top of the agenda at the G7 summit. Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro responded by saying calls to discuss the fires at...

Seven councils in the Algarve have been placed on maximum fire alert for this Friday and Saturday. According to a weather advisory issued by the Portuguese Met Office, the warnings are in place for Monchique, Silves, Loulé, São Brás de Alportel, Tavira, Castro Marim and...