Entries and exits from the Lisbon Metropolitan Area are prohibited

- VON News. Entries and exits from the Lisbon Metropolitan Area are once again prohibited this weekend. The measure is in effect from 15:00 on Friday and will only be lifted at 06:00 on Monday. This prohibition does not apply to anyone who submits a covid-19 negative test or a digital certificate that pro...

Covid-19 in Portugal. Report warns of growing pressure on hospitals

The country can reach 240 cases per 100,000 inhabitants in six days. Portugal is less than a week away from reaching the red line of 240 cases of covid-19 per 100,000 inhabitants. It is the estimate of the most recent report by the General Directorate of Health and the Ricardo Jorge Institute. The document w...

Mandatory quarantine for passengers from India

LUSA. Prophylactic isolation becomes mandatory for passengers from India arriving in Portugal, as was already the case for passengers from Brazil, South Africa and some European countries, the Prime Minister said today. "As for quarantines, the rule that exists until now are for people who come from Bra...

First bath of 2021 in Carcavelos to wish a year without covid-19

- Lisbon (Lusa) Without cold and without fears, today some people have fulfilled the tradition of diving into the sea at Carcavelos beach, Cascais, to celebrate a new year and with the wish that the covid-19 "will disappear for good. ". This year, there were more people on the beach than in the water, to cel...