New Presidency of the World Council of Houses of the Azores is the House of the Azores of Bermuda

The new Presidency of the World Council of Houses of the Azores is the House of the Azores of Bermuda. In 2019 will be the House of the Azores Bermuda to hold the Conference of the General Assembly of the World Council of Houses of the Azores and receive the 13 sisters and representatives of […]

Published on 12 December, 2018

Create a network between associations and the political world of California

The California-Portuguese-AmericanCollation (CPAC) organization created with the support of the Luso-American Development Foundation (FLAD) with the mission of creating a network among California’s Luso-elect, encourage more Luso-descendants to run for public office, and to create spaces of greater connection and closer ties between elected entities and communities of Portuguese origin in California, has recently promoted […]

Published on 11 December, 2018

Theater in Canada promotes Portuguese language

The Alma Lusa theater group of the Manitoba Portuguese Association in Winnipeg (west) premiered, on december 1st, the play The Ugly Girl, the “best way to promote” the Portuguese language in Canada. “We want to promote the Portuguese language in Canada and nothing better than the theater”, the group’s director, Paulo Delgado, 48, told Lusa. […]

Published on 10 December, 2018

270 years of the Azorean presence in Santa Catarina 1748 – 2018

From December 12th, the president of the House of the Azores of Santa Catarina, Sérgio Luiz Ferreira, will be giving lectures on 6 islands of the Archipelago of the Azores. Check the schedule. House of the Azores of Santa Catarina

Published on 9 December, 2018

Reception to the members of the 21st World Council of Houses of the Azores, in the House of Rio Grande do Sul – Gravataí / RS

The 21st World Council of the Azores Houses was held in Gravataí, RS under the presidency of Carla Gomes, of the House of the Azores of Rio Grande do Sul. The event brought together the presidents of 14 houses in the Azores present in mainland Portugal, Canada, the United States, Bermuda, Brazil and Uruguay. The […]

Published on 8 December, 2018

Singer from São Miguel, André Soares, is on tour in the United States of America

The singer André Soares is currently on tour in the United States, where he has performed in our immigrant communities. All the performances of André Soares have been a success, where he has felt the affection of the resident Azorean community and his performances have always been very appreciated and applauded. The Azorean artist will […]

Published on 7 December, 2018

Azoreans from all over the world must unite and become aware that they are a ‘unique people’

The Deputy Regional Secretary of the Presidency for External Relations appealed in Gravataí, Brazil, for all Azoreans to unite, becoming aware that they are a unique people and their strength in the world. “It is time to recognize as Azoreans both those born in the Azores and those who were not born in the Azores […]

Published on 7 December, 2018

78% of the qualified emigrants want to return to Portugal

They left Portugal for lack of job opportunities or looking for better salary conditions and professional progression and now want to return. 78% of the portuguese working abroad consider a return to the country and 43% may even do so in the next two years. The numbers are in the Labor Market Guide, the annual […]

Published on 6 December, 2018

World Council of Houses of the Azores meeting in Brazil

The 21st General Assembly of the World Council of Houses of the Azores (CMCA) will take place in Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, between december 5th and 8th. For four days, the 14 Houses of the Azores that make up the World Council, from Canada, the United States, Bermuda, Brazil, Uruguay and mainland Portugal, meet […]

Published on 5 December, 2018

RTP Azores and RTP 3 now available in the Bermuda Islands

The Azoreans living in the Bermuda Islands now feel closer to Portugal. RTP 3 and RTP Azores are now available on the small island of the Caribbean. The Azorean community makes up about 15% to 20% of the island’s total, so the transmission of RTP Açores was a priority for the cablevision operator. “We felt […]

Published on 5 December, 2018

Presentation of the book ‘The Fajã de Cima or as Cano’s Boot became more attractive than the high heels’

On December 8th, at 4:00 p.m., the presentation of Luís Rego’s book – ‘A Fajã de Cima or as the Bota de Cano became more attractive than the high heels’ – will be held at the Fnac store in AlgarveShopping. The book refers to a territory, the Fajã de Cima, “where the city ends and […]

Published on 4 December, 2018

Azorean emigrant Maria Lawton debuts first portuguese cuisine series in the USA

The lusodescendant ‘chef’ Maria Lawton created the first North American television series dedicated to the Portuguese cuisine and totally spoken in English, “Maria’s Portuguese Table”, with première scheduled for January 4th, 2019 on the PBS channel. “We are making history on television”, said Maria Lawton, pointing to the fact that there has never been a […]

Published on 3 December, 2018