Primeiro-ministro de Portugal renuncia, em meio a escândalo de corrupção | Exame thumbnail
Primeiro-ministro de Portugal renuncia, em meio a escândalo de corrupção | Exame
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Portuguese Prime Minister António Costa has resigned amid a corruption scandal involving lithium and hydrogen businesses in the country. The investigation, which led to the indictment of one of Costa's ministers and his chief of staff, is related to alleged irregularities in the management of energy projects. Costa announced his resignation after the Portuguese Public Prosecutor's Office accused his minister of Infrastructure, João Galamba. The investigation will examine allegations of embezzlement, active and passive corruption of public officials, and influence trafficking. Costa, who has been in power since 2015, said he was "surprised" by the investigation.

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Portuguese Prime Minister António Costa has resigned amid a corruption scandal involving lithium and hydrogen businesses in the country. The investigation, which led to the indictment of one of Costa's ministers and his chief of staff, is related to alleged irregularities in the management of energy projects. Costa announced his resignation after t...

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