Observador was launched as a website in May 2014. With José Manuel Fernandes, the former director of the daily newspaper Público as its editor and journalist Miguel Pinheiro as its director, the website is financed by a group of 18 shareholders of different backgrounds and without any connections to existing media groups. Observador generally adopts a moderate, centre-right stance.

Political orientation Liberal-conservative
Frequency of publication Daily
Visits 5.000.000 – 10.000.000
Online payment model All content for free
Location Lisbon, Portugal
Publisher Observador On Time, S.A.
Area of distribution Nationwide
Established 2014
Address Rua Luz Soriano 67 2E, 1200-246 Lissabon
Phone 00351 21 193 74 00
Email leitor@observador.pt
Twitter @observadorpt