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Guinea-Bissau: Police role is to impose order, not kill people – president

The president of Guinea-Bissau, Umaro Sissoco Embaló, has said that the police is to impose...

Portugal: Minister hails EU agriculture deal as ‘very positive’ for country

Portugal's minister of agriculture, Maria do Céu Antunes, has hailed Wednesday's agreement between European Union...

Portugal: Hotel sector wants TAP sized to national tourism, ‘serves country’

The president of the Hotel Association of Portugal (AHP) told Lusa on Wednesday that the...

Portugal: Clocks to go back one hour early on Sunday as daylight saving ends

The clocks go back by an hour in the early hours of next Sunday in...

Cabo Verde: Government planning prize draw for taxpayers who request invoices

Cabo Verde's government plans next year to launch a draw with prizes for taxpayers who...

Portugal: China-born artist-activist Ai Weiwei warns of risks of Huawei 5G tech

Chinese artist and political activist Ai Weiwei, speaking in Lisbon, has warned of the risks...

Portugal: Governing Socialists propose new levy on Netflix, HBO, Disney+

Portugal's governing Socialist Party (PS) has tabled an amendment to the Socialist government's own proposed...

Portugal: Ambassador to take over as president of Camões aid, language institute

Portugal's ambassador to Argentina, João Ribeiro de Almeida, has been appointed president of Camões -...

East Timor: Sex crime, child abuse cases surge in 2019; inmates 29pct of total

Crimes of sexual violence and child abuse reported to police in East Timor increased significantly...

Angola: Health authority beginning to see Covid-19 deaths at home

The Angolan health authorities have begun to register deaths of people at home from Covid-19,...

Portugal: EC approves €9.35M support to preserve jobs in the Azores

The European Commission approved on Tuesday €9.35 million in new state aid from Portugal to...

Portugal: Ai Weiwei’s earthly, spiritual side on show at Cordoaria in 2021

An exhibition with unpublished works by the Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei, which will...

Portugal: Return to state of emergency lockdown not on the table – PM

The Prime Minister said that the country's return to a state of emergency is not...

Portugal: Azores volcano could be ‘lab’ for Mars exploration – NASA scientist

The Capelinhos volcano in the Azores is "an open book" with the potential to become...

Angola: Health authority beginning to see Covid-19 deaths at home

The Angolan health authorities have begun to register deaths of people at home from Covid-19,...

Portugal: Country records 1,949 new coronavirus cases, 17 Covid-19 deaths in last 24 hours

Portugal has a further 17 deaths and 1,949 cases of infection with the new coronavirus,...

Portugal: SEF, UK embassy want Brits living in Portugal to register as residents

The Foreign and Borders Service (SEF) and the UK Embassy on Monday launched a campaign...

Mozambique: Latest attacks kill 20 more people in coastal zone – NGO

At least 20 people died during the latest rebel attacks in Cabo Delgado, northern Mozambique,...

Angola: Central bank to hold benchmark rate at 15.5 pct to end-year – Fitch...

Fitch Solutions, the consulting arm of Fitch Ratings, expects the National Bank of Angola to...

Mozambique: EU concerned for families not rehoused after cyclone – ambassador

The European Union's ambassador to Mozambique has in an interview with Lusa warned of the...