About Us


The Best of Portugal magazine was launched in Johannesburg, South Africa, in August 2015 by the Dos Santos Costa family. The publisher of the magazine, based in Johannesburg, is Costa and Panicco CC, a subsidiary of NSC Group. The magazine is distributed in Gauteng, the Cape Province and Kwazulu Natal.

The Best of Portugal is a Portuguese-South African family magazine that is aimed at demographically diverse Portuguese-speaking South Africans, filled with excellent articles for interested, informed and in-touch readers. There is news about business, the economy, beauty, health, cuisine, fashion, the youth and glamour. It’s an irresistible combination, and everything is presented in a well-finished, 80 pages colour magazine and printed on glossy paper trimmed to A4 page size.

Each issue of the magazine delivers relevant, incisive, high-quality content that not only inspires entrepreneurs to achieve their own business success, but delivers a “call to action” as well. Each issue balances inspiring local success stories that readers can learn valuable business lessons from, with reference guide-like articles. Local and international experts also weigh-in on pertinent topics, covering a broad range of business issues.

Local Relevance
Portuguese-speaking South Africans entrepreneurial landscape comprises of highly innovative, high-growth entrepreneurs, but also a high percentage of youth business orientated people.
The Best of Portugal aims to assist growth in this vital economic sector by inspiring local business people to grow their companies with motivation to do so.

Last but not least, The Best of Portugal wants to be the pride of all Portuguese-speaking South Africans, as well as a source of inspiration for younger and older generations.