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Suspected Portuguese, Russian 'spies' arrested in Rome: report

23 May 2016 | 0 comments

A senior Portuguese intelligence officer has been arrested in Rome along with a Russian at the request of Lisbon which suspects them of spying, the Lusa news agency reported Monday.Portugal's state prosecutor...

Chinese firm to buy up to 20 percent of Portugal's TAP: shareholder

21 May 2016 | 0 comments

Chinese aviation and tourism giant HNA will buy up a stake of up to 20 percent of Portuguese national airline TAP, a private shareholder of the southern European company said Saturday.HNA will buy an...

Spain and Portugal win EU reprieve on deficits

18 May 2016 | 0 comments

Spain and Portugal, in the EU's spotlight for failing to meet deficit targets, won a reprieve Wednesday as Brussels delayed a decision to slap fines on the rule-breakers until July.The delay put off...

Spain and Portugal win EU reprieve on deficits

18 May 2016 | 0 comments

Spain and Portugal, in the EU's spotlight for failing to meet deficit targets, won a reprieve Wednesday as Brussels delayed a decision to slap fines on the rule-breakers until July.The delay put off...

EU lends reprieve to Spain, Portugal on deficits

18 May 2016 | 0 comments

Spain and Portugal received unexpected reprieve to meet the EU limits on public deficits on Wednesday as Brussels delayed a decision to slap fines against the rule-breakers until July.The delay put off...

EU offers reprieve to Spain, Portugal on deficits

18 May 2016 | 0 comments

The EU warned Spain and Portugal on Wednesday to quickly meet the EU's rules on public deficits but delayed any decision to slap fines against the countries until July.The unexpected reprieve from the...

Long-term expats will not be able to vote in EU referendum

17 May 2016 | 0 comments

There are an estimated 700,000 British expats that are not eligible for the vote.

TTIP: a proposed trade treaty in troubled waters

13 May 2016 | 0 comments

Will the ambitious Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership, the world's largest trade pact, ever see the light of day?

EU case against Google shows contrast with US

13 May 2016 | 0 comments

The latest EU antitrust complaint against Google underscores a sharp contrast from the approach taken by the United States, which has largely taken a hands-off approach on emerging technologies.

'Game of Thrones': Five big questions for season six

13 May 2016 | 0 comments

From Jon Snow's vital signs to festering grudges over wedding dust-ups, hit HBO show "Game of Thrones" ended season five with more cliffhangers than a rock climbing convention.

'Miracle': jackpot Euromillions ticket bought near Fatima

12 May 2016 | 0 comments

Did the latest Euromillions lottery winner benefit from some divine intervention?A jackpot-winning ticket has been bought in the Portuguese village of Aljustrel, once home to three shepherds who famously...

Expatica Dating nominated as best niche dating site

Expatica Dating nominated as best niche dating site

10 May 2016 | 1 comment

Expatica Dating has been nominated as one of the best niche dating sites in the first ever European Dating Awards competition.

ECB scraps 500 euro note

10 May 2016 | 0 comments

The ECB said it would no longer issue 500 euro banknotes, amid fears the purple-coloured bills were favoured by criminals for money laundering and even terrorist financing.

Rock of ages: Axl Rose makes AC/DC debut with open-air Lisbon gig

7 May 2016 | 0 comments

Guns N' Roses frontman Axl Rose performed his first show with veteran Aussie rockers AC/DC Saturday after stepping in for Brian Johnson, treating a rapturous Lisbon crowd to confident renditions of hits...

Rock of ages: AC/DC to kick off tour with Axl Rose

7 May 2016 | 0 comments

Aussie rockers AC/DC were set to write a new chapter in their 42-year career on Saturday, launching a European tour with Guns N' Roses' Axl Rose replacing Brian Johnson as frontman.Saturday's gig at the...

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