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Lisbon city council’s plan to start charging tourist tax in 2015 arouses controversy: media

LISBON, Nov. 11 (Xinhua) — Lisbon city council plans to start charging a tourist tax of one euro per person that arrives at its airport and ports in 2015, followed by another charge of one euro per overnight stay in 2016, according to local press reports … Full News here – Lisbon – Bing News

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Plans for historic statue causes controversy in Lisbon

Plans for historic statue causes controversy in Lisbon The Lisbon Landmark Foundation, a historic group aimed at preserving the history of Lisbon, hopes to put a statue of Clement Vallandigham in the downtown area. Co-chair of the foundation, Susan Mowery, said when it comes to the Civil War there are two … Full News here […]

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Mining magnate sparks controversy in Lisbon

Mining magnate sparks controversy in Lisbon PANJIM: Leading Goan mine owner Auduth Timblo of the Fomento Group struck a note of discord at the Semana da Cultura Indo-Portuguesa held in Lisbon over the past fortnight to promote cultural and business ties between Goa and Portugal, sending out … Full News here – Read more on […]

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