Statute of Equality for Brazilians in Portugal: see how to apply

Thanks to an agreement celebrated more than 20 years ago, Brazilian citizens living in Portugal and Portuguese citizens living in Brazil have an equivalent set of rights in areas such as work and economics. The so-called Statute of Equal Rights and Duties gives the right to obtain the Citizen Card, the Portuguese identity document, and […]

Portugal: SEF replacement agency will start without reinforcement of professionals

The transition process from the Foreigners and Borders Service (SEF) to the Portuguese Agency for Minorities, Migration and Asylum (APMMA), the new person in charge of assisting immigrants in Portugal, will take place over the next six months. After a year and two months of delay since the publication of the legislation that determines the […]

Portugal: 60% of job search visas are issued in Brazil

Six out of ten job-seeking visas granted by the Portuguese government were issued by consular posts in Brazil. Created to encourage regular migration and address the lack of professionals in Portugal, the new visa opened the application period in November last year. From there until mid-March, 2,865 immigrants obtained the document. Of these, 63.73% were […]

Find out about public health in Portugal

Is there a public health system in Portugal? The answer is yes. The National Health System, SNS, is the public health system in Portugal, and it is very different from what we find here in Brazil. The main differences are: there are fees for consultations and exams, and, in Portuguese lands, there is a family […]

Rooster, tiles and convent sweets: Portugal’s traditions will delight you

Living in Portugal has its benefits in itself, but what many don’t expect is to encounter such a diverse culture and delights that only the country of the Rooster can offer. By the way, do you know why the Rooster is a reference for Portugal? Well, then, stay with us because we are going to […]