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2017: The year climate change hit
2017, the year of hurricanes, wildfires and floods
Climate change may lead to a rise in floating architecture
Portuguese PM prioritizes convergence with EU by 2030
LETTER: Monetized foreign policy leads to climate change
Do you have a Plan B to combat climate change? You don't need one if you have 'Plan A'
Global warming poses substantial flood risk increase for Central and Western Europe
Global warming poses substantial flood risk increase for Central and Western Europe
Warmer climate can give Europe dengue fever
Climate Change is Hurting Children the Most: Here is How to Protect Them
Climate Change is Hurting Children the Most: Here is How to Protect Them
Climate change and people power
The Plight of Children Affected by Climate Change Is Happening Now
Bank of Greece head takes part in World Bank- IMF meeting on climate change
Research identifies 'evolutionary rescue' areas for animals threatened by climate change
Research identifies 'evolutionary rescue' areas for animals threatened by climate change
UN secretary general receives honorary doctorate degree in Portugal
British cities among most threatened in Europe for flooding caused by climate change, study
Climate Change Checkup, February 2018
Portugal provides €170K for Mozambique's environmental sector
Pleven Hosts an International Forum for Discussing Climate Change
Urban development and climate change unsettling storks
Green Growth Group urges more funds for climate change
Europe's plan to turn banks green
Major wildfires could be coming to Surrey - 'We just have to be prepared'
Portugal: Nobel Prize winner paints grim picture of climate change future
Nobel Prize winner paints grim picture of future of climate change
Malta under fire for low levels of climate change ambition in shipping
Volunteers plant 67500 trees in Portuguese forest devastated by wildfires
Volunteers Plant 67500 Trees in Portuguese Forest Devastated by Wildfires
Greece poorest in Europe on attitude to tackling climate change from shipping
Climate Change Solutions – The Eco-Village Of Tamera Got Water Restored After Being Affected ...
The plants' “social life” is one of the keys that help them conserve the biodiversity of the ecosystems, already affected by climate change, according to a study developed by scientists of the Portuguese University of Coimbra (UC), in collaboration with the Royal Botanical Garden of Madrid. After a year ...
The project is aimed at fostering economic development in rural areas and increasing resilience to the effects of climate change, in particular, drought. EIB Vice-President Andrew McDowell, CEB Vice-Governor Rosa María Sánchez-Yebra and Portuguese Minister of Finance Mário Centeno participated ...
It's reinforced his concern climate change may threaten some Barossa wine drinkers' favourite drops. "We still have pockets of Chardonnay, we've got pockets of Riesling, we have Roussanne and Marsanne," Mr Farquhar said. "I think that they are going to fade away, and there's even potential for Shiraz ...
It's reinforced his concern climate change may threaten some Barossa wine drinkers' favourite drops. “We still ... “The Iberian peninsula, Portugal and Spain, across Tunisia, the southern parts of Italy. “They are ... He expects to have six new Portuguese reds gracing Australian tables within three years.
The history of Earth Day began in Santa Barbara in early 1969, when an oil platform six miles offshore of the idyllic beach town on the central coast of California blew out, spewing some 100,000 barrels of crude into the Pacific. It was the largest oil spill in US history at the time (today it is the third-largest), ...
Tourism
Record-breaking 3.6 million tourists visited Israel in 2017
December Records Broken as Tourists Welcomed 2018 in Dubrovnik
The Luxury Destinations Making a Big Impact in 2018
Greek fish exports to Portugal remained strong in 2016
Tropical island paradise with a cautious eye to growth
"Wildfire" voted Portugal's word of year
SMIITY is the only Portuguese finalist of App Tourism Awards 2018
The tropical island paradise in the middle of the world
Left Bloc wants to take Lagoa's 'Alagoas Brancas' to parliament
Mercedes launches new international campaign starring Lisbon
Paradise island puts development hopes in China
US Visitors Head to Portugal in Droves
Tourist arrivals seen hitting 8M
Portugal Sept-Nov trade deficit widens 28pc
Half of 2017 tourism revenue 'came in low season'
New home on the island: Ocean Lava Madeira back for third outing
Want your pounds to stretch further on holiday? Bulgaria beats off Japan and Portugal to be named ...
Mournes and Gullion in bid for world status to reap millions from tourism industry
Booming Tourism Destinations
PTGoldenVisa is driving real estate investment in Portugal
NAV Portugal appoints new chief
Rendezvous notches Portugal. The Man
Slovenian, Portuguese PMs pinpoint areas of possible coop
Portugal. The Man on Rendezvous stage with old friend Franti
Portugal, Spain, India and Indonesia winners of UNWTO Awards for Innovation in Tourism
Portugal Jan-Nov current account surplus narrows 31 pct
UNWTO Awards winners announced
Costa Rica-Portugal Direct Flight to Begin Operating in April
UNWTO honours innovative winners
Costa Rica Will Have Direct Flight With Portugal Starting In April
Tourism winners and losers
Boost as Portugal expresses interest in Nakuru
Top 5 vacation destinations for 2018
Azerbaijan, Portugal explore ways of boosting cultural cooperation [PHOTO]
UN study sees an upswing — of 80 million people — in international tourism
Supply growth sparks innovation in Spain's hotels
One in every three Portugal visas issued to Angolans in 2017
UN tourism boss chooses Portugal for first official trip
SMIITY brings international tourism award to Portugal
Portugal minister says 2018 growth could beat expectations
Portugal Growth Isn't Just in Tourism, Economy Minister Says
Portugal minister says 2018 growth could beat expectations
Portugal Luring Global Investors From France to India
Spain and Portugal Reboot the Iberian Fashion Market
Innovation and training on the agenda of UNWTO Secretary-General visit to Portugal
Innovation and training on the agenda of UNWTO Secretary-General visit to Portugal
Belarus to take part in Riga tourism expo
Tourist overnight stays up 8%
Tourist overnight stays up 8%
Croatia Among Top EU Countries by Tourism Results Growth
Portugal Cove-St. Philip's Lowers Taxes in 2018 Budget
Making Portugal accessible for all
Algarve hotel occupancy nearing that of 'golden years'
Notable rise in Portuguese Tourists in Bulgaria
New star:follow Madonna to Lisbon and Portugal's newly hip west coast where homes cost from ...
Vietnam values ties with Portugal: Deputy PM
Deputy PM Vuong Dinh Hue begins Portugal visit
Deputy PM Vuong Dinh Hue begins Portugal visit
Portugal backs early signing of EVFTA: Foreign Minister
US-Travel and Tourism Industry Technology Driven Market with High Rewards (Strategy ...
Shay's Short Game: Wilson finishes tied for eighth in Portugal
Americans Are Flocking To Portugal In Record Numbers
Portugal's Comeback: Recovering Economy Attracts Investors
[NGW Magazine] Madeira Sets Benchmark for Island LNG Schemes
European Tourism Commission Recommends Visiting Croatia This Year
Portugal real estate investment to beat record in 2018 -JLL
What the Netherlands can teach us about the future of pot tourism
All-seasons entertainment programme to target ex-pats and friends
What's new in the Algarve for 2018?
What’s new in the Algarve for 2018?
VM Salgaocar institute accords warm welcome to 12 students from Portugal
IIM to create website focusing on Macanese cuisine
New head chef at The Capital Grill steakhouse
Portugal Set to Join New European Market as Regulator Approves Shared Liquidity
German tourism: Greece ranks 4th in vacation packages - Turkey and Egypt in strong rebound
Eurovision 2018: Postcards theme: Welcome to Portugal
Portugal: Portugal on its Way to Event Consolidation in 2018
Young French couple walking from Sagres to Istanbul
Portugal sees exports and imports boom in 2017
Visiting Porto, a trip back in time to La Belle Époque
Council propose visiting Portugal, Russia and USA to scope out Warrenpoint cruise potential
European Travel Commission Reports Extraordinary Results for European Tourism in 2017
Students from Portugal embark on 4 week cultural & culinary journey to Goa
European Tourism 2017: Fantastic Results
Proposal by Council to Visit Portugal, Russia and USA to Scope Out Warrenpoint Cruise Potential
Europe's tourism grows 8%
Portugal tourist arrivals spike 12 pct to new record in 2017
Portugal tourist arrivals spike 12 percent to new record in 2017
Europe Is Still the World's Favorite Destination
Portugal tourist arrivals spike 12 pct to new record in 2017
Portugal Actively Seeks A Greater Jewish Presence
European Tourism Rocked 2017
Europe welcomed 671 million tourist arrivals in 2017, up 8% from 2016
Portugal tourism sees record year in 2017
Portugal Touts Its Jewish 'Law of Return'
First TUI Blue Hotel opens in Portugal
Stats: Travel to Europe Up 8 Percent in 2017
Portugal sets new record with close to 21 million tourists in 2017
Algarve Tourism Board slams extension of oil drilling licence
Number of tourists in Portugal reached a record high in 2017
'We want a Jewish presence in Portugal'
Portugal tourist bus horror: Eight injured as tourist double decker crashes in Lisdon
Tourist bus crashes in central Lisbon, at least nine injured
Portugal's tourism chief seeks to inspire more Jews to move to the country
Portugal: The Algarve Promotes Meetings Industry Through a New Digital Guide
Portugal says it wants Jews and Jewish investment in country
Economic diversification is a priority for Cabo Verde
Lisbon and Portuguese Resort Spots on the Rise
Amahoro Tours' Bakunzi set for another Top 100 Green Destinations award
Portugal - A Retail Sector On The Rise: Analysis
Ryanair expects Easter week strike in Ireland or Portugal
German tourism: "Lift-off" for Greece with +41% in early bookings during 2018 season
Essential Tools provides market-leading technology to Portuguese hotels through SiteMinder ...
Vancouver International Wine Festival to launch 40th extravaganza
Portugal Welcomes Record 20 Million Visitors in 2017
Algarve Tourism Board slams extension of oil drilling licence
Portugal Courts Hollywood with New Incentive
Portuguese Beach Resorts Peak International Interest
Stats: Record 20 Million Visitors to Portugal in 2017
1800 Sephardic Jews Get Portuguese Citizenship
Buying Property in Portugal as a Non-Resident
Portuguese minister hopes for stepping up of economic relations with Russia
Portugal boosts filming incentive support
Portugal Launches New Rebate Program to Attract Film and TV Shoots
Angola At 30 Edition of Lisbon Tourism Fair
Porto hosts two international wine events in one week
'We Want a Jewish Presence in Portugal,' Government Minister Declares
Portugal: Forum Braga Opens in April to Position the City as a Reference Destination
Portugal set for record real estate investment
Investment in Portugal's export sector hits record, accelerating
Brit tourist feared dead on Portuguese holiday island after storm drags him out to sea
Oeste region to spend €300000 on extending tourist stays
Spotlight on Central Portugal
These “New Christians,” Fonseca, a Portuguese Christian, explained, “were actually Jews, who ...
Thousands join Prophet Bushiri on a 4-day ship cruise to Portuguese Islands: Boosts tourism in ...
Cisco gets thumbs up from Portugal
Thousands join Prophet Bushiri on a four-day ship cruise to Portuguese Islands; Boosts tourism in ...
Vodafone Portugal launches platform on accessible tourism
Number of units for short-term lets doubles in three years
It's about attracting tourism but keeping our spirit and integrity intact – Fatima mayor
US portal places Oman in top four luxury destinations making big impact this year
IMF Confirms Portugal's Economic Revival, But Calls for Increased Efforts to Maintain Growth
Portugal labour minister sees across-the-board job creation
Portugal labor minister sees across-the-board job creation
US portal places Oman in top four luxury destinations making big impact this year
Portugal leases empty monasteries, forts to boost tourism
Wanted: Hotel Workers to Help With Portugal's Record Tourism Boom
Portugal labor minister sees across-the-board job creation
Portugal to boost tourism with empty forts
Tourism Potential Index Market is Dominated by Countries likes Portugal, the UAE, Norway, South ...
Portugal labour minister sees across-the-board job creation
Old world charm: Portugal is turning abandoned monasteries, forts into hotels
Portugal leases empty monasteries to boost tourism
Portugal opens forts to lodgers
Web Summit 2018: How Portugal pins its hopes on Lisbon
Portugal leases empty monasteries, forts to boost tourism
STUDENTS FROM PORTUGAL EMBARKED ON A CULINARY JOURNEY TO GOA
Tamuka ARAVIASHVILI: I found WINTOUR to fulfil my dream
Calculating the pros and cons of expat life in Portugal
Non-stop flights between Switzerland, Jamaica soon
World's largest golf tournament in Myrtle Beach trying to become even more inclusive
Algarve TOURIST TAX: Hotels panic at SHOCK plain to introduce tax on holidaymakers
Portugal woos more Qataris visitors and investors
Macau launches 2018 training programme for Portuguese-speaking countries' tourism sector
New Algarve tourist tax will make holidays in the Portuguese region more expensive
Global Tourism Economy Forum continues promotion in Europe
Ecotourism and green travel getaways on European safaris and solar trains
World Travel Awards headed to Guayaquil for Latin America Ceremony
Lisbon top city in Portugal
Algarve golf pioneer John Stilwell dies age 92
Tourist Tax Backlash
IRS 2017 - Taxation of Income
Portugal's abandoned heritage sites being revived with government scheme
Portugal's flourishing tourism becomes economic mainstay
INTERVIEW-Portugal's flourishing tourism becomes economic mainstay
'Don't take tourism for granted - Association chairman
New tourism record for January
How a real estate revival is transforming Portugal's cities
Portugal: Nobel Prize winner paints grim picture of climate change future
Portugal Partners with Tech Giant Cisco to Accelerate Country's Digitisation
Britain urged to prioritize travel in Brexit talks to help create jobs
Number of incoming Russian tourists in Tajikistan increases
Bahrain most welcoming towards expats - survey
Number of incoming Russian tourists in Tajikistan increases
Tourist chief warns 'don't take tourism for granted'
India to be World's Third Largest Travel and Tourism Economy in a Decade: Report
Chinese tourists discharged from hospital after motorway crash in Portugal
Portugal buckles down at Belt and Road Initiative conference
Portugal an important player along Maritime Silk Road: Chinese ambassador
Mediterranean destinations are the season's winners
Nepal festival to be organized in Portugal
Goa Tourism to organise 'The Spirit of Goa Festival 2018' from April 6-8
Nepal festival to be organised in Portugal on 'New Year 2075'
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Chairs Cabinet's Session 3 Riyadh
These tourist destinations are gaining popularity with US travellers
Portugal: Emirates Announces One More Daily Flight Between Dubai and Lisbon
German tourism: Greece rises to 4th place among top destinations
Ryanair cancellations 'possible' due to Portugal strike
Faria MEP: Offshore Safety Directive is ripe for reform
Monument, palace, museum staff striking today and tomorrow
Why little Porto in Portugal is drawing tourists by the droves
State seeks private developer to transform waterfront site
Goa Tourism to host 'The Spirit of Goa Festival 2018' from April 6 to 8, mark the dates
Portugal's Undiscovered Wines
Five sensational tourism events for April
Argentina Prepares to Host WTTC Summit on Global Tourism
What's up with Portugal?
Skills shortage hampers Portugal's economic recovery
Growing interest of foreign tourists in Belarus noted
Ryanair cancels flights in Portugal after strike
Lisbon, Porto have more tourists per local than Barcelona, Prague: report
You'll want seconds of Portugal's second city
Portugal launches new investment fund path to golden visa
Tujani Canyon, Tirana's hidden gem
Five Great Reasons to Buy a Property in Portugal
With colours, clay and catgut
How Portugal Is Winning The War On Drugs
Russia expects Iranian tourist flow to grow, tourism agency's chief says
Kiama included in World Bodyboarding Tour
Portugal: Lisboa Expecting 37% More Foreign Tourists During Eurovision Song Contest
Portugal: Golf tourism responsible for nearly 17k jobs in the Algarve
Europe's Center Left Is Alive and Kicking, at Least in Portugal
Taiwan's Pingtung County kicks off travel campaign on Singapore taxis
Social democracy is floundering everywhere in Europe, except Portugal
Portugal – The Future of Foodservice to 2021”, published by GlobalData, provides extensive insight and analysis of the Portugal's Foodservice market over the next five years (2016-2021) and acts as a ... Operators specializing in local food will also benefit from an increase in tourism to Portugal's cities.
“The higher utilization of the tourism capacity during the winter months is vital not just for our company but for the country as well. It requires creativity, joint efforts and business risk which often come at an initial cost, so as Greece can gradually achieve the success of countries like Portugal on developing ...
Portugal has a very rich history, with influences from Phoenicians, Greeks, Visigoths, Romans, Germanics, and Moorish, so it´s not difficult to organize a cultural tour or activity that immerses attendees into the Portuguese history. In addition, we have amazing companies that will exceed visitor´s ...
2. Marmaris, Turkey (£57). 3. Algarve, Portugal (£68). 4. Costa del Sol, Spain (£72). 5. Crete, Greece (£81). 6. Costa Blanca, Spain (£84). 7. Paphos, Cyprus (£88). 8. Corfu, Greece (£91). 9. Zadar, Croatia (£98). 10. Sliema, Malta (£99). 11. Halkidiki, Greece (£100). 12. Lisbon coast, Portugal (£101). 13.
Tourism industry leaders earlier said about 700,000 bookings for Boracay are expected to be canceled because of its closure. They still had no figures how many opted to rebook to other destinations, or were delisting the Philippines altogether from their travel plans. Teo said 130 guests from Portugal ...
Dubai has long been a stopover hub, but its new plan to offer day visas to nationalities that would previously had to apply well in advance could bring a renewed tourism boom. Singapore, Portugal, Turkey and Canada have actively developed stopover programmes with their airlines. Etihad Airlines has ...
This program, which is the responsibility of Turismo de Portugal (TP), allows the setting up of events involving between 15 to 299 overnight stays, “ with a financial support's intensity that starts with 22€ /overnight", according to a statement from the tourism entity. In addition, in the case of events occurring ...
However, progress has been slower in Portugal and Ireland. The areas of disagreement with the Irish union included rostering, dispute resolution and Ryanair's requirement that the union recognises its low cost model, according to Wilson's letter. Wilson said Europe's largest low-cost carrier would not ...
The navegable section of the Douro Riuver in 2017 saw record passenger traffic totalling about 1.2 million tourists on the boats that travel along the river, ... the management of the Douro was passed to the APDL, passenger transport in this channel has registered "an increase of 78%, or 560,999 tourists.
The deputy director of that state department, Qu Yunhai, said the move aims to attract more foreign tourists in order to develop the island's tourism industry. This announcement comes about a week after China's President Xi Jinping visited Hainan to attend the Boao Forum for Asia 2018 and the Chinese ...
Highlights of the 3-day event include the China-Portugal Tourism Co-operation & Networking Seminar, 'Maritime Silk Road' Tourism & Culture Display, 'Big Bay Area' Tourism Promotion Session, Macau 'Tourism X Creative' Street and 'Macau: City of Gastronomy' Feature Zone. The prime target ...
The drama happened near Parede close to the holiday resort of Cascais a short drive from Lisbon. The vessel is said to have overturned after hitting rocks. Everyone on board has been rescued though ten people are injured, according to local reports. Several emergency response vehicles including ...
... said the boat had got too close to an area of rocks and stones by the shoreline. Parede is near the mouth of the Tagus estuary and part of the municipality of Cascais. Its name is associated with the abundant rocks and boulders in the region. The majority of the injured have been described as tourists.
Portugal's flag-carrier TAP Air Portugal announced that it will open a route between the European country and Argentina in 2019. ... TAP representatives made the announcement in the company of Portugal's Tourism Vice Minister Ana Mendes Godinho, who is in Buenos Aires to assist to the Global ...
A TOURIST boat has sunk off the coast of Portugal. The drama happened near Parede close to the holiday resort of Cascais a short drive from Lisbon. The vessel is said to have overturned after hitting rocks. Everyone on board has been rescued though ten people are injured, according to local reports.
As part of the Grand Tour 2018, WTA is also hosting ceremonies in Athens (Greece), Jamaica, Hong Kong, Guayaquil (Ecuador), Durban (South Africa), with the winners progressing to the Grand Final in Lisbon (Portugal). The Grand Final will take place Lisbon, Portugal, on December 1st. Find a full list ...
As part of the Grand Tour 2018, WTA is also hosting ceremonies in Athens (Greece), Jamaica, Hong Kong, Guayaquil (Ecuador), Durban (South Africa), with the winners progressing to the Grand Final in Lisbon (Portugal). The Grand Final will take place Lisbon, Portugal, on December 1. Find a full list of ...
Could you imagine being denied access to a territory vaster than France, Spain and Portugal combined during your next holiday in Europe? This seems completely unthinkable, yet this is what is happening every year for several weeks in Tibet, write Vincent Metten and Antoine Madelin. Vincent Metten ...
Ras al Khaimah has welcomed the World Travel Awards (WTA) Middle East Gala Ceremony for the first time, with the best of regional hospitality recognised ... He added: “Our winners this evening will now move forward to the Grand Final 2018, which is this year taking place in Lisbon, capital of Portugal, ...
“Several issues are being considered in this equation, the main one being the safeguarding of the city's structural revenue”, explained João Paulo Saraiva, recalling that Lisbon is experiencing an “extraordinary situation” in terms of tourism, which could change from one moment to the next.
Conducted within the framework of the ShapeTourism project, 'New shapes and drivers for the tourism sector: supporting decisions, integrating plans and ensuring sustainability', the ESGHT's study concluded the countries where companies implement the fewest sustainable practices are Cyprus, ...
In 1991, Rowling moved to Porto, Portugal, also known as the “second city,” to teach English. In the two years she lived there, Rowling left a literary trail of enchantment behind. Now, after 23 years, seven books, a theme park, a spin-off film series, and a play, Portugal has become a haven for tourists who ...
The 19-year-old tourist told detectives she was forced to have sex at a nightspot in the popular resort of Albufeira after having her drink spiked. ... The unnamed barman, who is Portuguese, was released on bail pending an ongoing criminal investigation after appearing before a judge in a closed court ...
A Portuguese barman has been arrested on suspicion of raping a teenage British holidaymaker after he allegedly took her into a storage room. The 19-year-old tourist told detectives she was forced to have sex at a nightspot in the popular resort of Albufeira after having her drink spiked. The teenager is ...
The unnamed barman, who is Portuguese, was released on bail pending an ongoing criminal investigation after appearing before a judge in a closed court hearing. He was told he must sign on regularly at court as part of his bail conditions. Portuguese police did not name the nightspot where the Brit ...
Officers from Portugal's Policia Judiciaria force confirmed the arrest in a statement. A spokesman said: 'The Policia Judiciaria has identified and arrested a man suspected of a rape which allegedly took place in the early hours of April 18 inside a bar in Albufeira. 'The suspect, on the pretext of helping the ...
The past few years have seen Portugal's tourism industry grow consistently in the double figure range. This growth has been mainly attributed to its affordable prices, low levels of terrorist occurrences and general sense of safety. In addition, Portugal has positioned itself as an emerging tech hub, ...
Wine Paths' website launched in April 2017 with France, Spain, Portugal and South Africa and has since expanded to 11 countries working with 22 local travel agencies and nearly 300 restaurants, wineries and hotels. So far, Bordeaux and Tuscany have been the most popular destinations among a ...
Dubai: Dubai's tourism body is eyeing visitors from China, India, Spain, Portugal and Russia to boost the emirate's cruise tourism sector and reach its target of one million cruise tourists by the end of 2021. The target would mark a significant jump from the 625,000 cruise passengers Dubai recorded in ...
LISBON, PORTUGAL: The 2562nd birth anniversary of Lord Gautam Buddha would be celebrated by organising various programmes in Portugal on Monday. Tourism Ambassador Ramesh Kumar Gurung said that Buddha Jayanti is going to be celebrated by organising a variety of programmes after ...