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The current hot weather affecting southern Portugal is set to remain until at least this weekend.   The Mercury is set to top at least 35 degrees in all parts of the Algarve over the next few days, with highs in inland areas expected to reach 40...

Lisbon has today entered phase three of deconfinement. Following a spate of outbreaks in recent weeks, in the Metropolitan Area of Lisbon, the same rules now apply as the rest of the country.   Large shopping centres opened their doors again at 10 am, along with commercial...

The Algarve has this weekend registered two new cases of coronavirus, with the total of confirmed cases since the pandemic now standing at 395 in the region.   Nationwide, yesterday Portugal recorded 1,517 covid-19-related deaths, up five on Saturday, and 36,690 infections, up 227 in 24 hours.   Source:...

Some European Union member states are opening their internal borders as of today, given the evolution of the covid-19 pandemic and following a recommendation made last Thursday by the European Commission.   In this recommendation, the European Commission defended the reopening of internal borders but admitted that,...