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Photo: Boris Johnson Facebook Boris Johnson is expected to announce on Tuesday if the hospitality sector can reopen on 4 July. Non-essential shops have reopened in England already, with retail resuming in Wales from today.   On Tuesday, Mr Johnson will update Parliament on the next stage of...

Portugal’s National Statistics Institute said that the country’s economy had a “partial recovery in May compared to the previous month” as a result of deconfinement measures.   The statistical agency noted a “less intense contraction of economic activity in May,” with consumer confidence and economic climate indicators...

The price of petrol is this morning set to rise for the seventh week running.   The increase is largely due to international oil prices climbing due to higher demand.   In Portugal, the cost of unleaded petrol and diesel will go up by one cent a litre, with...

Portuguese prosecutors said over the weekend they had launched an investigation into a birthday party attended by scores of people which could have led to many new coronavirus infections.   Prosecutors in the Algarve said they were probing a late-night June 7 party “gathering scores of people”...