National tourism grows

Portuguese visitors up 21%

Crowds at the Cabo Girao viewpoint as national tourism takes a greater share of the market

JM reports that the number of overnight stays generated by the national tourism market in Madeira, in June 2021, surpassed the values ​​of 2019, increasing by … Read more

“Classics in Magnolia”

Regional automotive heritage celebrated

Classics in Magnolia poster

The Director Regional do Tourism have asked that the website publicises the forthcoming “Classics in Magnolia”:

Next weekend, between the 31st of July and the 1st … Read more

€41m loss from cruise ships

São Jorge miradouro 

JM headline on the €41m loss from cruise ships

JM reports that the absence of cruise ships and their passengers has had a profound effect on the regional economy. Looking at the average from 2017 to 2019, … Read more

Dengue alert

Aedes Aegypti mosquito growth activates dengue alert

Missed this one yesterday, but the Diario headline read that there had been a recorded growth in the dengue mosquito, the Aedes Aegypt, … Read more

President satisfied with progress

70% vaccination rate on target

President is more than happy with the person in charge of the 'task force', Gouveia e Melo.

JM reports that according to the president of the Regional Government, the national vaccination ‘task force’ “has met scrupulously” its obligations in sending vaccines to … Read more

easyJet back to 60%

… of pre-pandemic levels

easyJet plane

The BBC and the Guardian both reported yesterday that easyJet boss has called on the UK government to add “many more” European countries to its “green” … Read more

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