Wednesday, January 26, 2022

All posts tagged "Portugal"

  • Portugal’s State Workers Demand Shorter Work Days – Quickly

    LISBON, Portugal – Portugal’s new Socialist government is on a collision course with trade unions over how quickly to restore civil servants’ traditional 35-hour working week, down from the current 40 hours. The center-left Socialist Party promised...

    • Posted January 13, 2016
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  • Portugal Eyes Political Balance in Presidential Election

    LISBON, Portugal – With an alliance of Socialists, communists and radicals holding power, Portuguese voters appear set to seek some balance by electing a center-right politician as their head of state. A two-week official campaign period for...

    • Posted January 10, 2016
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  • Portugal Gets Back 4 Public Holidays in Anti-austerity Drive

    LISBON, Portugal – Happy days are here again in Portugal – four of them, at least. The country’s new Socialist government got Parliament’s approval Friday to discard one of the most unpopular legacies of a recent austerity...

    • Posted January 8, 2016
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