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Portugal’s headline business and consumer confidence indicators fell sharply in May, but monthly data pointed to a recovery as the country lifted its coronavirus lockdown.   The National Statistics Institute said on Thursday the main economic climate indicator fell by 2.5 points in April, while its consumer...

The Algarve Tourism Board (RTA) and the Algarve Inter-municipal Community Association AMAL have come together to challenge the routes announced by national flag-carrier TAP for the coming months.   The entities say the routes do not serve the interests of what is the country’s “main tourist destination”.   Highlighting...

The Portuguese Met Office has issued an alert due to extreme UV ratings forecast for the country today (May 28).   Four inland regions in central Portugal and the upper Alentejo have been issued with the highest possible alert, with people being asked to avoid spending any...