Portugal

Everything’s Sunny in Lisbon

Portugal’s looking pretty good these days. Once upon a time stricken by a financial crisis, the country has become Europe’s…

Spain and Portugal Lead EU Security Assistance as Morocco Seeks to Boost Security

Morocco and Spain have a complicated relationship, from the origins of the political enigma that is the Western Sahara to…

Pressure Builds as Portuguese Fuel-Tanker Drivers Call Another Strike

For the Portuguese government, the tourist season – which is also mere weeks before a general election – is the…

Frustrations Rise as the Balkans See Further Delays in EU Accession

In February 2019, and as a consequence of the Prespes Agreement, the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia officially changed its…

Climate Change and Southern Europe: A Race to Prevent the Impact of Global Warming

Record temperatures across the entire European continent have many concerned about global warming and the effects of climate change. A…

Alliances Fray as Portugal’s Socialists Rise in Popularity

On October 6th, Portuguese voters will head to polls. At stake are all 230 seats in the country’s Assembly, with…

Portugal’s Solar Power Auction Outshines All Expectations

Portugal extended the deadline for a mega-auction of new solar energy capacity by a week, it will now be concluding…

Preventing Future Shocks Means Adapting Banks Now

The sovereign debt crisis ended years ago, but the scars remain. Dissatisfaction with the way countries handled the crisis was…

Portugal Blows the World Travel Awards Out of the Water, With 39 Awards

Portugal swept up at the World Travel Awards, hosted in Madeira, clocking in with a total of 39 awards –…

The EU Came Together Over Top Picks, but Parliament Remains Internally Divided

“The European Council has agreed on the future leadership of the EU institutions”, said Donald Tusk, chairman of the EU…
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