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Portugal's financial burden
What are the challenges facing Lisbon as it tries to keep the country's deal with the IMF on track?
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Counting the Cost
Last updated: 13 Apr 2013 08:23 GMT
Opposition wins Portugal election
Social Democrat leader vows to do "everything possible" to honour bailout commitments after defeating ruling Socialists.
Last updated: 06 Jun 2011 08:41 GMT
Portugal votes for new government
Opposition Social Democrats predicted to unseat Prime Minister Jose Socrates' Socialists, in power since 2005.
Last updated: 05 Jun 2011 11:36 GMT
Portugal to vote in general elections
The ballot is forecast to unseat the government and bring the main opposition party to power.
Last updated: 05 Jun 2011 00:21 GMT
Portugal reaches bailout deal
Country to get $115 billion in IMF and EU funds over three years, but deal will require swift parliamentary approval.
Last updated: 04 May 2011 02:18 GMT
Portugal faces tough bailout talks
Officials from the EU and IMF discuss rescue deal in Lisbon amid possible challenge from anti-euro party in Finland.
Last updated: 18 Apr 2011 13:29 GMT
Portugal asks EU for bailout
Move marks turnaround after Lisbon resisted asking for aid for months despite sharply deteriorating financial situation.
Last updated: 06 Apr 2011 20:54 GMT
Eurozone leaders agree new bailout fund
Eurozone members sign up to launch a permanent bailout fund in 2013 amid growing fears over Portugal's finances.
Last updated: 25 Mar 2011 16:19 GMT
Portugal crisis overshadows EU summit
Portugal likely to become the third eurozone country to need a bailout after prime minister quits over austerity plan.
Last updated: 25 Mar 2011 01:37 GMT
Thousands rally against EU wage plan
Police fire water cannon at thousands of activists angry over region-wide austerity plans as EU summit meets in Belgium.
Last updated: 24 Mar 2011 13:53 GMT
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