Portugal

Football “Suit-Gate” Causes Laughter, Bank of Portugal and TAP Sale Mired in Controversy

27 May - 23 Jun 2015

Suit up for football games or get fired ++ Controversial Governor of Bank of Portugal set to begin new 5-year term ++ Airline TAP privatised. by Pedro Costa

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Manager and Coaches Cause Public Stir in Lisbon

29 Apr - 26 May 2015

The major football trophies go to Lisbon while Jorge Jesus switches sides ++ Capital city has a new cultural attraction: the new National Coach Museum. by Ricardo de Brito

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Corruption-Fighting ‘Superhero’ Paulo de Morais Wants to Become President

01 Apr - 28 Apr 2015

Anti-corruption activist Paulo de Morais runs for president in 2016 ++ A scandal rocks the judicial system – public money is misappropriated. by Joana Pinto Oliveira

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Portugal – a Country Struggling with Corruption Scandals

04 Mar - 31 Mar 2015

The Submarines Affair – ten suspects found not guilty ++ The fall of ‘Banking Empire’ BES – clients want their money back ++ Public support for arrested former PM Sócrates. by Joana Pinto Oliveira

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Renewed Interest in Portuguese Traditional Music: a Bridge Between the Old and the New

Special Feature on Portugal - Part III - 29 Jan 2015

International recognition for Portuguese traditional music in 2014 ++ The dialogue between the old and the new in contemporary Portuguese popular music ++ Possible consequences of this dialogue. by Denise Pereira

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