Google map sightseeing
easy as never before.
world places:  
world regions:  
loading

News: Portugal

We have started to collect the most important news related to Portugal in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

World news related to Portugal – overview

Portugal: news

Madeleine police seek sex attacker

Wednesday, March 19th 2014, 15:42

Police investigating the disappearance of Madeleine McCann are seeking an intruder who sexually assaulted five girls in Portugal between 2004 and 2006.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: Portugal's golden visas charm China

Wednesday, March 19th 2014, 1:06
related countries: China China

Anyone wanting to live in Portugal can obtain what is known as a "golden visa" by investing half a million Euros in the country.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

The allure of Portugal's golden visa

Wednesday, March 19th 2014, 0:18

Who really benefits from Portugal's golden visa scheme?
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Dinosaurs put Portuguese town on map

Saturday, March 15th 2014, 1:20

How a small town became famous for its predators
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Ferocious dino was European giant

Wednesday, March 5th 2014, 22:03

Portuguese scientists identify a dinosaur that may have been the largest predator ever to roam across the European landmass.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Murray reaches Mexican Open quarters

Thursday, February 27th 2014, 7:22
related countries: Mexico Mexico, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Acapulco

Britain's Andy Murray beats Joao Sousa of Portugal 6-3 6-4 to reach the quarter-finals of the Mexican Open in Acapulco.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Mozambique mourns legend Coluna

Wednesday, February 26th 2014, 10:36
related places: Benfica

Mozambique will give a state funeral to former Benfica and Portugal captain Mario Coluna, who has died aged 78.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Will luxury cars speed up Portugal's drive against tax dodging?

Saturday, February 15th 2014, 2:09

Can luxury cars speed up Portugal's tax takings?
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Miro sale cancelled at last minute

Tuesday, February 4th 2014, 17:19
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

A London sale of 85 paintings by Spanish artist Joan Miro by the Portuguese government is cancelled amid legal uncertainty.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Portuguese first in Australia?

Thursday, January 16th 2014, 18:29
related countries: Australia Australia, Netherlands Netherlands

An early illustration of a kangaroo in a manuscript offered for sale in New York may support the theory that Portuguese explorers reached Australia ahead of the Dutch.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: Portugal storm wave destroys cars

Tuesday, January 7th 2014, 15:42
related places: Foz

A huge surge-like wave destroyed cars and shocked onlookers in Foz do Duoro , Portugal, following a storm in the Atlantic.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Portugal says farewell to Eusebio

Monday, January 6th 2014, 19:38
related places: Lisbon

The Portuguese football legend Eusebio is laid to rest at a Lisbon cemetery after tens of thousands turn out in the city to pay their last respects.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: Portugal mourns 'King' Eusebio

Monday, January 6th 2014, 18:48
related places: Benfica

Portuguese football legend Eusebio, who died on Sunday aged 71, is honoured by supporters of his former club Benfica.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Eusebio 'will always be a great'

Sunday, January 5th 2014, 16:26
related places: Benfica

Leading global football figures pay tribute to Portugal and Benfica legend Eusebio, who has died at the age of 71.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: Is the Eurozone crisis over?

Tuesday, December 31st 2013, 20:23
related countries: Ireland Ireland

A lot has changed in the Eurozone over the past two years - this year Ireland emerged from its bailout; Portugal hopes to follow suit in 2014.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Portugal passes bailout inspection

Monday, December 16th 2013, 18:14

Portugal moves a step closer to exiting its bailout programme, after the international lenders that saved the country from bankruptcy approve a review of the economy six months early.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

New Portugal austerity budget passes

Tuesday, November 26th 2013, 18:31

Portugal is set for another tough year after its government approves a new set of budget measures including further spending cuts.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: More demand for cheap food in Europe

Tuesday, November 26th 2013, 4:44
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The BBC's European business correspondent, Nigel Cassidy, reports from the UK and Portugal on the surge in demand for cheap and canned food in the new age of austerity.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Portuguese police protest over cuts

Friday, November 22nd 2013, 2:17

Several thousand off-duty Portuguese police officers demonstrate outside parliament against cuts they say are putting national security at risk.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Sweden 2-3 Portugal

Tuesday, November 19th 2013, 22:11
related countries: Sweden Sweden

Cristiano Ronaldo's hat-trick ensures Portugal qualify for a fourth straight World Cup with a play-off win against Sweden.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Portugal 1-0 Sweden

Friday, November 15th 2013, 21:33
related countries: Sweden Sweden

Cristiano Ronaldo's late strike gives Portugal the aggregate lead over Sweden in their World Cup play-off tie.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: Surfer on riding 'biggest' wave

Thursday, October 31st 2013, 14:52
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

British surfer Andrew Cotton tells Newsnight's Jeremy Paxman about his experience of riding a huge, possibly record-breaking, wave in Portugal.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

page 1/23

This content is from the BBC News website. Date and time information is related to GMT.


Maplandia.com is not sponsored by or affiliated with Google.


Copyright © 2005 maplandia.com. All rights reserved. | news | faq | contact us | RSS | XHTML & CSS