Tag: Portugal

Portugal’s PM targets 25% minimum wage rise in his new term

Portugal's Prime Minister Antonio Costa promised on Saturday to raise the monthly minimum wage by 25% to 750 euros ($830) by 2023...

Photos: Portuguese election likely to be won by Socialists

Portugal voted on Sunday in an election that is likely to hand victory to Prime Minister Antonio Costa's Socialists but without an...

In austerity-scarred Portugal, fiscal discipline is a vote winner

Portugal's Socialist Prime Minister Antonio Costa aims to retain power at Sunday's parliamentary election with a pledge that looks like an unlikely...

Malta and SouthEU states sign MOU on digital technologies

Malta and six fellow South European states have today agreed to cooperate on building their digital sectors.The efforts will...

Hurricane Lorenzo reaches Azores, minor incidents reported

Hurricane Lorenzo reached Portugal's Azores islands early on Wednesday, causing strong winds and a few minor incidents such as fallen trees across...

AFM find corpse of man lost at sea off Miġra l-Ferħa

The Armed Forces of Malta (AFM) found the corpse of the young man lost at Miġra l-Ferħa in Mtaħleb on Sunday.  Police sources, informed Newsbook.com.mt...

Southern EU leaders back Cyprus in gas dispute with Turkey

Heads of European Union Mediterranean states offered full support on Friday for fellow EU member Cyprus in a dispute with Turkey over the ownership of...

Watch: Protest drums leaders away

Anti-corruption activists gathered on the periphery of Castille Square as leaders from seven EU Member States met in Malta for the sixth Southern EU...

Press PM for Daphne inquiry tomorrow – Joint press advocacy letter...

Signatories of a letter sent by the European Centre for Press and Media Freedom (ECPMF) are urging European leaders ahead of their summit in...

Google, Facebook, Twitter rapped for not doing enough in EU fake...

Facebook, Google and Twitter were reprimanded by the European Commission on Friday for not doing enough to tackle fake news plaguing the election campaign...