It also includes two groups of islands in the Atlantic: the Azores (Acores) and the Madeira.
Official language; Portuguese, (Mirandese is officially recognised.)
President; Jorge Sampaio
Prime Minister; Jose Manuel Durão Barroso
Area; 92,391 km²
Currency; Euro¹, Portuguese Euro coins, (Prior to 1999: Portuguese escudo)
Time zones; UTC -1 to 0
National anthem; A Portuguesa
Internet TLD; .PT
Phone Calling Code; 351
For a more information about Portugal see Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This page was retrieved and condensed from (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Portugal) December 2003
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This information was correct in December 2003. E. & O.E.
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