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EDP bullish on U.S. renewable power despite Trump's support for coal

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WASHINGTON EDP-Energias de Portugal is optimistic about renewable power investments in the United States, despite President Donald Trump's push to support coal and nuclear power plants and a tariff his administration slapped on imported solar panels, its chief executive said in an interview.

Novo Banco posts record loss, remedied by Portugal resolution fund

LISBON Portugal's Novo Banco, rescued by the state and acquired last year by U.S. private equity firm Lone Star, reported a record net loss of 1.4 billion euros on Wednesday for 2017 and a fresh capital injection from the country's bank resolution fund.

Mar 28 2018

Portugal's struggling opposition party elects new leader

LISBON, Jan 14 Portugal's main opposition Social Democrats have elected Rui Rio, former mayor of the country's second-largest city of Porto, as their new leader who will face the daunting task of boosting the centre-right party's lowly ratings ahead of a 2019 election.

Bonds, Markets, Jan 14 2018

Portugal's Galp offers LNG ship refuelling off islands and mainland

LISBON, Dec 21 Portugal's Galp Energy is expanding its marine fuel offering by supplying low-emission liquefied natural gas for ships and performed the first refuelling of a cruise ship on the island of Madeira earlier this week, it said on Thursday.

Stock Quote, Markets, Dec 21 2017

UPDATE 1-Portuguese bond yields at best level against peers since 2010

* Euro zone periphery govt bond yields http://tmsnrt.rs/2ii2Bqr (Writes through)

Bonds, Markets, Dec 20 2017

Portuguese bond yields hit best level against Italy and Spain since Jan 2010

* Euro zone periphery govt bond yields http://tmsnrt.rs/2ii2Bqr

Bonds, Markets, Dec 20 2017

UPDATE 3-Portuguese bond rally dims after Fitch upgrade morning fever pitch

* Euro zone periphery govt bond yields http://tmsnrt.rs/2ii2Bqr (rewrites throughout, updates prices, adds Germany)

Bonds, Markets, Dec 18 2017

Portuguese yields drop below Italy for first time in almost 8 yrs

LONDON, Dec 15 Portugal's 10-year bond yield fell to its lowest level in more than two years on Friday, trading below Italian yields for the first time since early-2010 ahead of a Fitch Ratings review that could give the country a second investment grade rating.

Bonds, Markets, Dec 15 2017

Portugal set to halve borrowing costs in 2017 as "junk" label fades

* Euro zone periphery govt bond yields http://tmsnrt.rs/2ii2Bqr

Bonds, Markets, Dec 12 2017

BRIEF-Moody's maintains stable outlook on Portugal's banking system amid rising growth but still-weak asset quality and capital‍​

* stable outlook on Portugal's banking system amid rising growth but still-weak asset quality and capital‍​

Financials, Bonds, Markets, Oct 19 2017
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North Korea seeks 'complete denuclearization,' Moon says; U.S. vows pressure

SEOUL/WASHINGTON North Korea has expressed its commitment to "complete denuclearization" of the Korean peninsula and has not attached conditions, South Korea's president said on Thursday, but Washington remains wary and has vowed to maintain "maximum pressure" on Pyongyang. | Video