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Portugal’s Prime Minister, António Costa, announced that the government would present a scheme for the location and development of the Lisbon-Porto-Vigo high-speed rail line. “The government will present the layout and development of the high-speed line between Lisbon, Porto, and Vigo in Porto. This will be the first structuring axis of our inclusion in the […]
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A new digital payment platform for cashless payment is planned for restaurants in Portugal. The deGrazie app is entering the market to facilitate electronic transactions. Currently, alternatives to electronic payments are multiplying at an enormous rate. But the Portuguese market for electronic technology has reached a new level in serving the restaurant business with the […]
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The European Commission has approved Portugal’s request to temporarily go beyond the minimum requirements set by European ISP standards to reduce the fuel tax burden. The information was provided to Lusa by European sources. They explained that the request was made by the Portuguese executive branch to the European Commission in April 2021, allowing it […]
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The city government has set up a special hotline for complaints about excessive noise in Lisbon. A statement from the City Council states that the “Ruido line” 0808910555 is directly served by the Lisbon Municipal Police, who will take steps appropriate to each situation. The note of the Lisbon Chamber stresses that excessive noise “is […]
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Portugal’s General Directorate of Health has expressed concern about the Covid-19 situation. Officials recommend that the mask regime be resumed in pharmacies, public transport, as well as in airports, marine terminals, and subway and train networks, according to the guidelines “Covid-19: Adequacy of Public Health Measures,” which have now been updated. The updated document, published […]
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Wages in Portugal are projected to increase by an average of 2.8% next year. This figure is lower than expected inflation but still indicates an increase in remuneration and income of workers. According to the ECO report, companies are cautious in their hiring forecasts: only 31% admitted their intention to increase the number of employees, […]
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Between January and August, investments attracted under the Residence Permit for Investment (ARI) program, also known as the Golden Visa, amounted to 397.7 million euros, an increase of 34.7% over the same period in 2022. According to Lusa, 77 “Residence Permits for Investment” were issued in August, of which 64 were for the purchase of […]
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Jorge Delgado held a press conference in Esposende where, speaking to reporters, he announced the government’s decision not to raise public transport fares in 2023. “Of course, there are problems, and that’s why we’re here. But I also think a huge, giant step has been taken in recent years to help improve mobility for everyone,” […]

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There are 6 levels of Portuguese proficiency in three categories A (Beginner, Basic), B (Intermediate, User), and C (Professional, Free). When applying for citizenship, all certifications are required except ACESSO – A1. Most applicants provide a “crust” A2. What is the reason for their choice and other nuances of obtaining a certificate for citizenship application? […]

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There are 6 levels of Portuguese proficiency in three categories A (Beginner, Basic), B (Intermediate, User), and C (Professional, Free). When applying for citizenship, all certifications are required except ACESSO – A1. Most applicants provide a “crust” A2. What is the reason for their choice and other nuances of obtaining a certificate for citizenship application? […]

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There are three main numbers required in Portugal: Número de identificação Fiscal (NIF) – tax number Número de Identificação de Segurança Social (NISS): Social Security Number Número de Utente de SNS (National Social Security Number) The first and most important is the tax number. Each taxpayer receives a unique nine-digit number – NIF. This is […]
How to replace your Ukrainian driving license with the Portuguese one and not to waste too much time? We have prepared for you a simple step-by-step instruction: Need a medical certificate: You can get it online at https://www.dronline.pt . It costs 49,99 euros. You can order a certificate online from almost any doctor who has […]