February 23, 2020 English news blog from the Algarve

Author: <span class="vcard">Patricia Nogueira</span>


Spanish company to treat Algarve’s wastewater after winning 42-million-euro contract

February 21, 2020

February 21, 2020

Acciona won the public tender to treat the sanitation systems of eastern Algarve, between V. R. de Santo António and...

Olhão installs new electric charging station for cars

February 18, 2020

February 18, 2020

The new PCN station in Olhão has two charging spaces for electric vehicles. This is the first public electric station...

Discover the secrets of the sweetest citrus in the new Silves Orange Route

February 13, 2020

February 13, 2020

Silves is responsible for 40% of Portugal’s citrus production. The municipality wants to show the importance of its sweetest fruit...

“Spain and Portugal should merge” says Mayor of Porto

February 11, 2020

February 11, 2020

Mayor Rui Moreira commented at the Cities Forum in Porto that the two Iberian countries should formally unite in a...

Faro Hospital with Coronavirus Response Team

February 10, 2020

February 10, 2020

The National Institute of Medical Emergencies (INEM) of Faro has, since last week, a fully prepared team to transport to...

Vila do Bispo rejects massive mussel farming project

February 7, 2020

February 7, 2020

The council opposes the plan to build a 282-hectare mussel farm between Fumas and Salema beaches in West Algarve, saying...

Unusual house renovation in Cabanas de Tavira sparks outcry

February 6, 2020

February 6, 2020

The renovation works of a house in Cabanas de Tavira is causing indignation among locals and people on social media,...

Guess who’s back? Faro sees the return of shared scooters

February 4, 2020

February 4, 2020

Shared electric scooters are back in town, this time by the company Bolt. A total of 200 electric scooters will...

Saturday Night Fever Musical in Faro

February 4, 2020

February 4, 2020

Disco is making a comeback, well, at least in Faro. Teatro das Figuras hosts the iconic musical Saturday Night Fever!...

Refugees. Boat with 11 Moroccan citizens intercepted in Olhão.

January 29, 2020

January 29, 2020

The local Command of the Maritime Police of Olhão intercepted, this morning, a boat near the entrance of Barra da...