The government skirts around the subject, the PM assures us all is on track and the Finance Minister predicts reductions – but the fact is that Portugal’s public debt has attained an all time high.

According to data released today by the Bank of Portugal, the nation’s debt at the end of October stood at an astonishing €251.1 billion, 124.6% of GDP in a country of just over 10 million people.

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