Tag archive for ‘Portuguese’
Alan Gallindoss On Thursday, October 27th, 2016

Portugal Has Only approved 292 out of 3, 838 of Sephardic Jewish applications for citizenship

Only 8% (292 out of 3, 838) of the applications for Portuguese citizenship has approved to Sephardic Jews who were persecuted under the Inquisition, by Portugal’s Institute of Registers and Notaries More...

Eli Horn On Monday, February 2nd, 2015

Portugal Offers Restitution to Descendants of Jews Persecuted During Inquisition

Portugal is seeking to make restitution for its treatment of Jews during the Inquisition by offering citizenship to anyone who can prove they are descendants of the Sephardic Jews who were either killed or driven More...

Lily Bethlehem On Thursday, January 29th, 2015

Citizenship Granted to Descendants of Portuguese Jews

Jews who can trace their roots to Portugal can now apply for citizenship in the country, a move that follows similar legislation in Spain. The legislation comes as the government has made several gestures More...

Gil Tanenbaum On Sunday, December 21st, 2014

Sephardic Jews Can Start Applying for Return to Portugal

Both Portugal and Spain recently announced that they would allow Jews who can prove that their ancestors were expelled from those nations at the end of the 15th Century to apply for a right of return of sorts More...

Gil Tanenbaum On Thursday, December 18th, 2014

Roman Abramovich Loses $450 Million in Ruble’s Fall

Jewish Russian oligarch Roman Abramovich just lost about $450 million due the nosedive that the Russian Ruble has taken this week against the Dollar. And his partner in the British Chelsea soccer team Alisher More...

Reuters On Monday, December 1st, 2014

Telecoms group Altice set to buy Oi’s Portugal operations

–   Telecoms group Altice SA has agreed to buy the Portuguese operations of Brazil’s Grupo Oi for about 7.4 billion euros ($9.2 billion), in what will be its third large acquisition this year. Franco-Israeli More...

Jewish Business News On Saturday, November 1st, 2014

scientist Professor Howard Wiseman proposes existence and interaction of parallel worlds

– Many Interacting Worlds theory challenges foundations of quantum science     Griffith University academics are challenging the foundations of quantum science with a radical new theory based More...

Reuters On Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

NATO, Swedish fighters scrambled to intercept Russian plane 20:42| 22/10/14|

– BRUSSELS (Reuters) – NATO and Swedish fighter jets were scrambled to intercept a Russian intelligence-gathering plane that briefly entered Estonian airspace on Tuesday, the alliance said on Wednesday. The More...

Yoel Bermant On Thursday, March 6th, 2014

The Victor Pinchuk Foundation Invites Applications For The Future Generation Art Prize For 2014

– The foundation,  founded by Ukrainian businessman and philanthropist Victor Pinchuk, has recently begun accepting applications from artists up to the age of 35 to take part in the competition. – – The More...

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