LISBON - Portugal's economy grew 0.2 percent in the third quarter, less than expected but in line with the wider euro zone, as export growth slowed.
LISBON, Nov 14 - Portugal's largest builder Mota-Engil said on Friday it will list shares in its African unit that were distributed to shareholders on the Amsterdam Euronext bourse later this month without carrying out an initial pubic offering.
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LISBON - Isabel dos Santos, the daughter of Angola's president, launched a takeover bid for Portugal Telecom at 1.35 euros per share on Sunday in an attempt to thwart a 7 billion-euro (5.49 billion-pound) bid for the Portuguese company's assets.
FRANKFURT - After putting the euro zone's top 130 banks through their paces, the European Central Bank will face a test of its own on Sunday - will its landmark health check succeed in convincing investors the region's lenders are safe?
- Drugmaker Hikma Pharmaceuticals Plc said the U.S. health regulator had raised issues related to environmental monitoring at its plant in Portugal, which some analysts said accounts for about a quarter of the company's U.S. injectibles sales.
LISBON - Portugal's CMVM securities market regulator has extended until Thursday a ban on short selling in shares of Portugal Telecom after they fell to a record low close on Tuesday.
LISBON - Portugal's government expects a second year of economic expansion in 2015 after the country began to climb out of its debt crisis this year and exited an international bailout, its 2015 budget bill showed on Wednesday.
FRANKFURT - Portugal's Novo Banco, created from the bailout of Banco Espirito Santo , will not be part of the European Central Bank's bank health checks, the ECB said on Friday.
FRANKFURT, Oct 10 - Portugal's Novo Banco, created from the bailout of Banco Espirito Santo, will not be part of the European Central Bank's bank health checks, the ECB said on Friday.
VIENNA - With three days to go to the deadline for a deal to defuse stand-off with Iran over its nuclear ambitions, Western power foreign ministers stepped away for consultations on Friday while Tehran's chief envoy cancelled plans to leave the negotiations.