António Costa

Type: Person
Name: António Costa (Antonio COSTA)
Title: Minister for Internal Administration
Organization: Government of Portugal
Date of Birth: 19/07/1961
Nationality: Portugal
Fact Sheet: Biography for António Costa
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 2 reports

Indian-Origin Costa Is Portugal's Next PM Candidate

London, Sept. 29 -- A new name is likely to be added to the list of Indian-origin people who hold or have held top political positions in various countries: Antonio Costa, of Goa origin, who on Sunday won the primary elections as the prime ministerial ... [Published HighBeam Research - 7 hours ago]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

"Today is the first day of the last days of the government"

António Costa is the new leader of the opposition Partido Socialista and is in poll position to become the next Prime Minister.The current socialist leader António José Seguro was soundly beaten by Costa, the mayor of Lisbon, in a battle held to elect ... [Published Algarve Daily News - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

9/30/2014: NATION: Portugal’s PM candidate

His father was bor n in Mozambique, but spent most of his youth in Goa, then under Portuguese rule. Antonio Costa’s grandfather, Luis Afonso Maria da Costa, who was born and brought up in Goa, was a descendant of prominent Hindu families who converte ... [Published Hindustan Times - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

9/30/2014: News: Indian-origin mayor may be Portugal’s next PM

LONDON: A new name is likely to be added to the list of individuals of Indian-origin who hold or have held top political positions in various countries, that of Antonio CostaCosta, who hails from Goa, won the primary elections as the prime... ... [Published Hindustan Times - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Diman announces 99 students have earned the John and Abigail Adams Scholarship

FALL RIVER — Diman Regional Vocational Technical High School announces that 99 students have earned the John and Abigail Adams Scholarship, 12 more than last year.Recipients of the state-run scholarship program are entitled to 8 semesters of tuition-free ... [Published Herald News - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 28 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 7 reports

Indianorigin Antonio Costa is Portugals next PM candidate

Lisbon mayor Antonio Costa holds a carnation, a symbol of the 1974 Carnation Revolution, while celebrates his victory in the Portuguese Socialist Party (PS) prime ministerial primary at his campaign headquarters in Lisbon. (Reuters) A new name is likely ... [Published Hindustan Times - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 27 2014 - Updated Sep 28 2014 - 1 reports

Polls push Lisbon mayor towards Socialist Party’s PM candidate

Panaji: Lisbon mayor Antonio Costa appears to be on course to be the next prime minister of Portugal. While Portugal won't vote for a new government for another year, Portugal's Socialist Party will decide on Sunday who is to be its prime ministerial ... [Published Times of India - Sep 27 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 2 reports

Portugal prosecutor general shelves accusation against PM

By Axel BuggeLISBON, Sept 25 ( ) - Portugal's prosecutor generalsaid on Thursday it had shelved an accusation of financialimpropriety against Prime Minister Pedro Passos Coelho from the1990s because the statute of limitations had passed.The prime minister ... [Published Mail Online UK - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Humpback Whales Seen from Tulemar Bungalows in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica

In recent weeks, humpback whales have been spotted in Tulemar Resort's bay area in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica, during their annual migration period. (PRWeb September 19, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/09/prweb12 ... [Published Presskontakt.se - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 2 reports

XINHUA - Portuguese Socialists insist on national minimum wage increase

Portuguese Socialists insist on national minimum wage increaseContributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.LISBON, Sept. 18 (Xinhua) -- Portugal's Socialist Party candidates for the primary elections are still locked up in a debate about the national minimum wage with ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Pensions boost “possible” in 2015

The government is reported to be studying the possibility of easing pension cuts for those receiving over 1000 euros per month.According to an exclusive report in Correio da Manhã today, there are two options on the table:to keep the CES (extraordinary ... [Published Portugal Resident - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 2 reports

Tulemar Resort Celebrates Independence Day in Costa Rica

Tulemar Resort in MManuel Antonio, Costa Rica invites guests to celebrate the country’s Independence Day on September 15th. Tulemar Vacation Homes, the top-rated resort in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica, invites guests to participate in the unique Independence ... [Published PRWeb - Sep 12 2014]

Quotes

The diplomatic Costa said that these primaries "did not defeat anyone, but are a victory for all ps sympathisers."
...will become prime minister if the Socialists win the election, due to be held in October 2015, but the party's lead in the polls has been slipping. "the only victor today is the socialist party ... this is the first day of our future (parliament) majority" Costa said in his victory speech. The mayor is also seen as likely to become leader of the party following Seguro's departure...
"i hope that president yudhoyono can promote culture and cooperation between the two cities" , said Lisbon Mayor Antonio Costa, while receiving Yudhoyonos at Lisbon city hall on Friday

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Indian-Origin Costa Is Portugal's Next PM Candi... [Published HighBeam Research - 7 hours ago]
Socialists elect António Costa as PM candidate ... [Published Portugal Resident - 7 hours ago]
9/30/2014: NATION: Portugal’s PM candidate [Published Hindustan Times - Sep 30 2014]
"Today is the first day of the last days of the... [Published Algarve Daily News - Sep 30 2014]
9/30/2014: News: Indian-origin mayor may be Por... [Published Hindustan Times - Sep 30 2014]
Diman announces 99 students have earned the Joh... [Published Herald News - Sep 29 2014]
Indianorigin Antonio Costa is Portugals next PM... [Published Hindustan Times - Sep 29 2014]
Lisbon mayor to lead Portugal opposition [Published FT.com - World - Sep 29 2014]
Lisbon mayor to lead Portugal opposition [Published Financial Times - Europe homepage - Sep 29 2014]
Lisbon mayor to lead Portugal opposition [Published FT.com - World, Europe - Sep 29 2014]
Lisbon Mayor Takes Charge of Portugal's Socialists [Published Austin American Statesman - Sep 29 2014]
Portugal opposition Socialists choose mayor of ... [Published Yahoo! Malaysia - Sep 28 2014]
Portugal opposition Socialists choose mayor of ... [Published Sharenet - Sep 28 2014]
Polls push Lisbon mayor towards Socialist Party... [Published Times of India - Sep 27 2014]
Portugal PM denies allegations of past financia... [Published Sharenet - Sep 26 2014]
Portugal prosecutor general shelves accusation ... [Published Mail Online UK - Sep 25 2014]
Portugal prosecutor general to look into allega... [Published Mail Online UK - Sep 25 2014]
Tulemar Vacation Home Rentals Supports Rafting ... [Published PRWeb - Sep 24 2014]
PORTUGAL – Lisbon to host World Economic Forum ... [Published EuBEA - Sep 23 2014]
Yudhoyono receives key to city of Lisbon [Published Antara News - Sep 20 2014]
Indonesia, Portugal agree to jointly help Timor... [Published Antara News - Sep 19 2014]
European Parliament President Martin Schulz to ... [Published European Commission - Sep 19 2014]
Humpback Whales Seen from Tulemar Bungalows in ... [Published Presskontakt.se - Sep 19 2014]
Yudhoyono to meet Portuguese president, prime m... [Published Antara News - Sep 19 2014]
XINHUA - Portuguese Socialists insist on nation... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Sep 18 2014]
Portuguese Socialists insist on national minimu... [Published Individual.com - Sep 18 2014]
Pensions boost “possible” in 2015 [Published Portugal Resident - Sep 12 2014]
Tulemar Resort Celebrates Independence Day in C... [Published PRWeb - Sep 12 2014]
Tulemar Resort Celebrates Independence Day in C... [Published Presskontakt.se - Sep 12 2014]
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