Port numbers increase

Passenger numbers show steady growth

The Diario reports that the Port of Funchal continues to show positive signs that 2019 should be better than 2018, both as regards the number Read more

Madeira Parliament turns blue

“Blue November” to raise awareness of prostate cancer

Madeira Parliament, illuminated in blue to mark Blue NovemberThe Diario reports that from today until the end of the month, the southern façade of the Madeiran Parliament will be illuminated … Read more

Over 1 million light bulbs for Christmas

This year’s display similar to last

The Diario reports that this year’s Madeira holiday season again has over one million lamps distributed throughout Funchal, according to the Regional Government.

“The … Read more

Busy day in Funchal port

Four cruise ships moored in Funchal this morning

4 cruise ship are in evidence this morning in Funchal port, enjoying better weather than forecast. In addition, there is the classic … Read more

80,000 visitors at risk …

… as Thomas Cook Germany ceases operations

JM reported yesterday that Thomas Cook Germany has confirmed the end of all activity on the island from 1 January 2020. The possibility … Read more

Rain and wind forecast

Poor forecast ahead

The Diario reports that the Portuguese Weather Institute forecasts for Madeira, this Saturday, November 16, has a ‘smell’ of winter.

Rain or downpours are expected, especially in … Read more

Prices in Madeira falling …

… as Consumer Price Index drops 1.6% in 12 months to October

The Diario reported yesterday that in October 2019, in the Autonomous Region of Madeira (RAM), the average change … Read more

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