Rehabilitation works at Rosa Mota Pavilion

Porto City Hall approves the draft contract for rehabilitation, re-qualification and operation of the Rosa Mota Pavilion to be concluded between the Municipality of Porto and the "Porto Cem por Cento Porto" consortium Tuesday, December 27.

Xmas greetings from Porto

Enjoy this holiday season with this photo gallery of this marvellous city.

"We will try not to cry" on New Year's Concert

Discover the charming Avenida dos Aliados, in Porto where great entertainment on New Year's Eve 2016 is provided by the selection of incredible performers.


Coordinated operation between the Porto City Hall, the police, Metro, STCP and city car parks, provides unprecedented integrated mobility solutions for the New Year 2016.

The circus continues at the Porto Coliseu

To celebrate the holidays in Porto, the Circus is one of Porto's biggest and best Christmas Party with a fusion of fun, excitement and thrills.

Air France and KLM announce direct flights from Porto to Paris and Amsterdam in 2017

French airline Air France has this week announced a new route that will see it connect Porto to Paris-Charles de Gaulle airport in Paris with 3 flights a week, starting 26 March 2017. KLM also announced flights from Porto to Amsterdam, one of the routes dropped by TAP.

Three decades waiting to start renovation works at Bolhão Market

The international public tender for the "Restoration and Modernization of the Bolhão Market" with publication of the notice in the Official Journal of the European Union, is launched this Monday, December 19, 2017. The construction, repair and renewal work carried out are intended to last 720 days, taking place by mid-2017 and will cost 25 million euros.

Porto is the best destination to celebrate New Year's Eve Again

Porto is the destination of choice for the turn of the year, beating Lisbon and Paris. According to the study prepared by the hotel search platform, Porto is the most popular destination for Portuguese to ring in the New Year, followed by Lisbon and London, and then Paris and Funchal.

Porto Innovation Hub goes to i3S this Thursday

Porto Innovation Hub goes outside this Thursday, December 15, at 10.00 pm, and the Research and Innovation Institute of the University of Porto (i3s) opens doors to those who want to have a look behind the scenes of i3s research work in three areas of health: Cancer, Interaction and Host Response, Neurobiology and Neurological Diseases.

Water bills fall in Porto in 2017

Household water and sewage bills will fall in Porto, over the coming year, according to municipal company Águas do Porto. Bills dropping on customer's households is possible thanks to the company's management gains and the success of the ownership change of Águas do Douro and Paiva, SA, a former multi-municipal Water Collection, Treatment and Supply System company, which prevented the rise of the cost of water in 2017.