Portugal in World News (Number 164)

(Quartz) Portugal has the best quality of life in the world for expats
Sep 6, 2017
If you’re thinking of quitting your job where you live and moving abroad for a new life and career, then Portugal is apparently the place to be.
(Reuters) Madonna moves to Portugal, rated new star destination for expats
Sep 6, 2017
New Lisbon resident Madonna has been extolling the delights of living in the Portuguese capital Lisbon, the most illustrious of a growing number of foreigners in the newly-fashionable city.
(BBG) Portugal’s Clubs Profit as European Soccer Seeks Next Neymar
Sep 4, 2017
English clubs are buyers in transfer market, report shows
KPMG: Neymar deal can provide PSG with unique brand exposure
As European soccer clubs set records with player transfers like Brazilian star Neymar’s 222 million-euro ($264 million) shift to Paris Saint-Germain, Portuguese clubs are leading the way in cashing in, according to a study.
(EP) LISBON: PORTUGAL’S CAPITAL OF COOL
Sep 8, 2017
We explore a city that combines faded splendor with a dynamic entrepreneurial culture, one that has long been overlooked, but is now undergoing an unprecedented revival.
(VOA) Portuguese Food: Influencing Americans, People around the World
Sep 8, 2017
When you ask Americans about European foods, many people talk about their favorite meals from Italy, France, or even Germany. But food and drink from another European country – Portugal — is growing in popularity, both in the United States and other areas.
(ABC) Salvador Sobral se retira temporalmente por problemas de salud
Sep 6, 2017
El cantante portugués, ganador del último festival de Eurovisión, ha cancelado toda su agenda de conciertos.
(EP) Caldeira Cabral: “Portugal va tener el mayor crecimiento del siglo”
Sep 3, 2017
El ministro portugués de economía asegura que el fin de la austeridad, con aumento de salarios y pensiones, ha sido clave para la llegada récord de inversión extranjera.
(EM) Continental inaugura nueva fábrica para neumáticos agrícolas en Portugal
Sep 8, 2017
La fábrica se ha construido siguiendo directrices ergonómicas, por lo que pueden usarse vehículos guiados automáticamente (AGV) y dispositivos de elevación para el transporte de los neumáticos agrícolas.
(Reuters) Novo Litio announces strategic lithium acquisition in Portugal
Sep 4, 2017
* strategic lithium acquisition in Portugal
* Acquired granted tenement package, over an area of known LCT-type pegmatite occurrences around Sepeda Lithium Project, from Medgold Resources 
(PVmagazine) Portugal: projects for solar parks are proliferating
Sep 6, 2017
In anticipation of possible auctions for large-scale solar and renewables, several projects for PV plants were submitted to the country’s local and central authorities over the past months. The latest of these is a 20 MW facility planned for the municipality of Vidigueira, in Southern Portugal.
(Times) The big weekend: Lisbon, Portugal
Sep 3, 2017
In one of Europe’s cheapest cities, our writer gorges on custard tarts and feels the force of fado.
(Vogue) Laura Bailey Finds a New State of Mind in Comporta, Portugal
Sep 4, 2017 
Until last year, Comporta was just a whisper of a dream. I’d been taken to Portugal as a child in a step-family thawing exercise, and more recently flirted with Lisbon via work and pleasure. But come August, I crave an old-fashioned beach idyll—a quiet escape with my closest friends and ever-restless kids.
(PlaceintheSun) 14 Stunning Properties for Sale in Portugal
Sep 6, 2017
In this month’s property selection, we have 14 stunning properties for you to browse covering a few of Portugal’s most popular regions and cities including the Algarve, Lisbon and Madeira.
(PlaceintheSun) New Buying Property in Portugal Guide Available
Sep 7, 2017
Portugal continues to be a favourite amongst Brits looking to purchase an overseas property, following closely behind neighbouring Spain and France. Recent statistics show that over 40,000 British expats now live inland and on the country’s Atlantic and Mediterranean coasts, with this figure set to rise further in the coming years.
(EM) Los Premios EmprendedorXXI dan el salto a Portugal
Sep 6, 2017
“la Caixa”, a través de su gestora de capital riesgo Caixa Capital Risc, y el Ministerio de Economía, Industria y Competitividad, a través de Enisa, han convocado una nueva edición de los Premios EmprendedorXXI “con el objetivo de identificar, reconocer y acompañar a las empresas innovadoras con mayor potencial de crecimiento”, según explican en un comunicado.
(NM) Portugal on the big screen
Sep 8, 2017 
Portugal brings its best short films to Thailand this month in a film festival being organised by the Embassy of Portugal and the Portuguese Cultural Centre in Bangkok in partnership with Arte Institute in New York and Siam Piwat.
(VentureBeat) Portugal is building a startup mega campus in Lisbon
Sep 9, 2017
Last June I wrote about Portugal’s thriving scaleup ecosystem, which is growing twice as fast as the European average. Since then, I’ve actually relocated my VR startup to Portugal and so have an even better view of the ecosystem now.
(Xinhua) Portugal beats Hungary 1-0 in 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier
Sep 4, 2017
Fabio Coentrao (L) of Portugal and Tamas Priskin (R) of Hungary go for a header during the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification match between Portugal and Hungary in Budapest, Hungary on Sept. 3, 2017. Portugal defeat Hungary 1-0.
(TMZ) Cristiano Ronaldo Flexes with New $500k Ferrari
Sep 6, 2017
Here’s Cristiano Ronaldo stylin’ and profilin’ in front of his new supercar … a Ferrari F12tdf that costs over $500k — and that’s without the crazy specs CR7 no doubt added on.