Portugal’s prime minister Pedro Passos Coelho arrives at an informal summit of European Union leaders in Brussels. Photograph: Francois Lenoir /REUTERS

Portugal’s lenders cannot pay the last tranche of the country’s bailout until a rejection by the supreme court of a series of austerity measures is re(...)

Portugal’s Finance Minister Vitor Gaspar resigned yesterday citing the need for greater cohesion in the government.

Portugal’s finance minister Vitor Gaspar, the architect of the country’s €78 billion EU/IMF bailout plan, has resigned and will be replaced by the cou(...)