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Portugal PM vows to stay despite resignations
Pedro Passos Coelho says his government will continue with austerity policies despite resignations of two key ministers.
Last updated: 03 Jul 2013 11:03 GMT
Portugal finance minister quits
Resignation of Vitor Gaspar comes amid rising social discontent over austerity measures.
Last updated: 01 Jul 2013 21:48 GMT
Portugal and Ireland get loan extension
EU finance ministers agree to grant both euro countries seven more years to repay their bailout loans.
Last updated: 12 Apr 2013 18:15 GMT
Portugal unveils austere 2013 budget
Budget raises taxes and envisages retrenchment of 12,000 public-sector staff as recession grips the economy.
Last updated: 15 Oct 2012 21:10 GMT
Portugal braces for austerity-laden budget
Draft budget set to raise taxes despite austerity fatigue and can push Portugal into a recessive spiral like Greece.
Last updated: 15 Oct 2012 12:21 GMT
Portugal outlines proposed tax increases
Move replaces previous plan that had to be abandoned in the face of widespread opposition and anti-austerity protests.
Last updated: 03 Oct 2012 19:45 GMT
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Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
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