Portugal may have fallen into the ‘intermediate-income countries trap’

JN/Agencies Yesterday at 00:30 The “long stagnation of economic growth” and “the interruption of the convergence process” of the Portuguese economy this century suggest that it may have fallen into the “trap of middle-income countries”, concludes a study by the Francisco Manuel dos Santos Foundation (FFMS). In the work, entitled “From ‘made in’ to ‘created […]

Insecurity in Cais do Sodré worries European agencies

© Rita Chantre/Global Images ByMaria Miguel Cabo October 20, 2021 • 16:06 The European Monitoring Center for Drugs and Drug Addiction and the European Maritime Safety Agency, based in Lisbon, tell the TSF who are concerned about the wave of robberies and gatherings in Praça Europa, on the riverside of the city, next to Cais […]

Swiss Justice Asks Rui Pinto for Help in Investigating FIFA President | Football Leaks

“Dear Sir or Madam”: the identity of the person who had shared some of football’s darkest secrets on the page Football Leaks was not yet known, but that detail was not an obstacle to the Swiss authorities, who asked for potentially incriminating information about FIFA President Gianni Infantino. O email, sent by the Swiss authorities […]

More than 1.6 million Portuguese live on less than 540 euros a month | Poverty

More than 1.6 million Portuguese live below the poverty line, that is, on less than 540 euros a month, a reality that affects large families, but also those who live alone, the elderly, children, students and workers. Having a job is no guarantee of not being poor and Portugal is, in fact, among the countries […]

PS wants transgender students treated at school by the name they choose

PS bill arises following a declaration of unconstitutionality by the TC in relation to the 2018 law © Photo by Cecilie Johnsen on Unsplash ByNuno Guedes October 16, 2021 • 09:44 The parliamentary group of the Socialist Party (PS) delivered a bill that provides for schools to be obliged to respect the right of students […]

Ronaldo breaks a new record after Luxembourg hat-trick

books: Omar Kora Wednesday October 13, 2021 02:41 PM Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo continued his glow and led his country to a landslide victory over its guest Luxembourg by 5-0 in the European qualifiers for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar on Tuesday. Cristiano Ronaldo scored three goals (hat-trick), including two goals in five minutes […]