JLL says house sales continue

Property consultants JLL Portugal says that house sales have been continuing through March and beyond despite the Covid-19 pandemic and State of Emergency. Since 13 March it has completed 10 new house sales with contacts exclusively being undertaken online. The consultant tells Díario Imobiliário that the entire residential sales team along with the rest of […]

Parliament approves rents suspension during the pandemic

The Portuguese government has suspended rent payments during the pandemic. The measures proposed by the Government were passed by parliament on Thursday and will stay in force during the state of emergency and for once month after. In practice, given that the State of Emergency was extended on Tuesday for a further 15 days to […]

TAP lays off 90% of workforce

Portugal’s national carrier took the decision to lay off 90% of its workforce for at least the next 30 days. The measure, which may or may not be renewed depending on the situation regarding the State of Emergency’ came into effect this week. It means laying off just over 9000 staff of which 90% will […]

Economic effects of pandemic will be long-lasting says President

Portugal’s President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa says that the economic and social effects of the Covid-19 pandemic will be tough and long-lasting. In an address to the nation on Thursday, in which he prolonged the State of Emergency by a further 15 days until 17 April, he called the situation “our biggest challenge in 45 […]

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International Sales Manager, Mindol
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Founder of Portuguese Language Consultants
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