Madeira roads public-private partnerships payments; Portuguese Tavares to become Renault COO; Portugal’s electric vehicle programme; Ronaldo wants Coentrão in Real Madrid; Banks auctioned more than 1,500 foreclosed homes;

Portugal & Madeira News from Paul Abbiati:

Madeira roads public-private partnerships: € 3.5 m charges over the next 25 years

Público reports:

The public-private partnerships of the Government of Madeira for the road sector will represent more than € 3.5 m charges over the next 25 years, ............  ...read more

86 million euro Satellite Control Centre opened in Madeira; Tourism: Portugal is going to have a “good summer”; Yellow Weather alert for Rain; Foreign tourists spent 7 percent more in the country during the first quarter 2011 than in 2010;

Madeira & Portugal News from Paul Abbiati:

Tourism: Portugal is going to have a “good summer”

Portugal News:

“Amid the economic gloom, it appears Portugal has been given an unexpected
lifeline with emerging news that hotels, based on current bookings are
expecting this holiday ............  ...read more

Jose Mourinho’s position at Real Madrid gets stronger; Portuguese General Election June 5th 2 main parties level, WALKING in Madeira: ‘Passeios Recomendados’;

Portugal & Madeira News from Paul Abbiati:

Jose Mourinho’s position at Real Madrid gets stronger

BBC article:

“Real Madrid director general Jorge Valdano has been sacked after a board meeting at the Bernabeu stadium.

“We have decided to end the contractual relationship with Jorge ............  ...read more

Calheta Hotel: ‘Jardim Atlantico’ world leader in environmental practices; Repairing forest damage; Hotel BAREFOOT WALK provides natural reflexology for the feet!;

Portugal & Madeira News from Paul Abbiati:

Calheta Hotel: ‘Jardim Atlantico’ world leader in environmental practices; Repairing forest damage

Diario Newspaper Supplement article:

Calheta Hotel: ‘Jardim Atlantico’ globally recognised for environmental practices

“Over the ............  ...read more

MADEIRA MUSIC FESTIVAL 2011: 3-12 June; More Dance in Calheta; Innovative Portuguese choreographer Daniel Cardoso CASA DAS MUDAS 27 & 28 May 9pm;

Portugal & Madeira News from Paul Abbiati:

More Dance in Calheta; Innovative Portuguese choreographer Daniel Cardoso presents ‘Destinos’

More Dance in Calheta; Innovative Portuguese choreographer Daniel Cardoso presents ‘Destinos’ a work conceived by him but performed by ............  ...read more

DIVING off Madeira: expert Diver makes presentation on DIVING Monday night; More Dance in Calheta; Innovative Portuguese choreographer Daniel Cardoso CASA DAS MUDAS 27 May?;

Portugal & Madeira News from Paul Abbiati:

DIVING off Madeira: expert Diver makes presentation on DIVING Monday night

Today 18h30 expert diver José Luís Trabulo makes a presentation on diving in Madeira at Centro Cultural Anjos Teixeira, no 137 da Rua da Carreira, no Funchal.

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Cristiano Ronaldo visits his home Madeira; Pestana Group opens Berlin Tiergarten Property; Golf: Madeira Islands Open 2011: Michael Hoey wins;

Portugal & Madeira News from Paul Abbiati:

The Diario Newspaper reports that Cristiano Ronaldo and his son and Girlfriend Irina arrived in Madeira on Sunday.

link: http://www.dnoticias.pt/actualidade/desporto/265792-cristiano-ronaldo-esta-na-madeira

Golf: Madeira Islands Open 2011: Michael ............  ...read more