Portuguese public debt gets to 124.8% of GDP in 2017

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Portugal has the third highest government debt to GDP ratio in the EU, at 124.8%. 15 Member States have government debt ratios higher than 60% of GDP, with the highest being Greece, Italy and Portugal

Golden visa down 19% in September, 5% on year

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Golden visa permits for major investors fell by 19% in September, in comparison to August, according to SEF. So far this year, almost €593m has come in under the programme.

ERSE proposes increase of 0.1% in electricity bill

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The Energy Services Regulatory Authority (ERSE) proposed an increase of 0.1% in electricity prices for the regulated energy market. This represents an increase of five cents on average in each bill.