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President João Lourenço Revamps Angola’s Economic Engine

The First Eleven Months Of 2018saw Angola make more money from oil than in any of the previous four years, at the tune of...

African Leaders Seek $1billion For Elephant Conservation

African leaders have called on international donors to commit $1 billion over the next 12 years to save Africa’s remaining elephants. The call was made...

Growth In Sub-Saharan Africa Slower Than Expected

Sub-Saharan African economies are still recovering from the slowdown in 2015-16, but growth is slower than expected, according to the October 2018 issue of...
UNDP

UNDP calls for implementation of social responsibility principles in Angola

The director of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) in Angola, Henrik Laresen, on Thursday in Luanda called for the implementation of good corporate...
Ebola testing

Angola Covers All Angles Towards Ebola Prevention

Angola is taking measures to prevent the Ebola virus disease, following its outbreak in neighboring Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), according to a...
military

Portuguese minister to visit Angola to strengthen defense cooperation

The Portuguese Defense Minister, Azeredo Lopes, will visit Angola next week as part of the military cooperation programs between the two countries, and is...
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Namibia expects increased air traffic with Angola

Namibian President Hage Geingob expects plans to increase local airline Air Namibia's routes to Angola will be a catalyst for business activity, trade and...

Angola to host 3rd cross-border meeting on sleeping sickness

The 3rd Cross-Border Meeting on Sleeping Sickness (trypanosomiasis) will take place from 8 to 9 May in the Angolan capital Luanda, the Institute for...
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Angola prepares participation in Congo Basin summit in Brazzaville

The Angolan ministers of Foreign Affairs and of Environment, Manuel Augusto and Paula Coelho, respectively, left for the Republic of Congo on Friday, where...
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Jose Carvalho says Angola’s first satellite is dead

The first geostationary satellite of Angola (Angosat-1), is declared to be dead. This was confirmed on Monday in Luanda in a press conference by the...
Potato Industry

U.S. firm to invest US$200 million in food industry in Angola

U.S. Company TSG Global Holdings has available 200 million U.S. dollars for direct investment in the food and hygiene industry in Angola, Chairman of...
Zimbabwean dancers perform traditional Makishi dance at Old Mutual Theatre, Harare, Zimbabwe, on Oct. 9, 2015. Makishi dance, originally performed at the end of an annual initiation ritual for boys between the ages of eight and twelve in rural Zimbabwe and Zambia, is particularly known for involving beautifully painted masks that represent different spiritual characters. Today, there is an increasing demand for makishi dancers at social gatherings and party rallies, as they are less performed for initiation rituals. The dance was recognized as a UNESCO oral and intangible cultural heritage in 2008. (Xinhua/Xu Lingui)

Angola, South Africa agree to boost cultural cooperation

Angola and South Africa have agreed to step up bilateral cultural cooperation, according to the final statement of the four-day visit to the country...
HIV-and-AIDS

Angola committed to assisting 90 percent of HIV-AIDS positive people

The Angolan government said Friday that it is determined to assist 90 percent of people living with HIV/AIDS. This was announced in Luanda by the...
Mokgweetsi Masisi

Botswana president to visit Angola

The President of the Republic of Botswana, Mokgweetsi Masisi, will on Thursday pay an official visit to Angola, as part of a tour of...
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Angolan official sounds alarm over child malnutrition in southern province

At least 1,485 cases of severe malnutrition cases in children were registered in southern Angola's Huila province, from January to February this year, an...
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French pianist to perform in Namibia, Angola, Kenya

French pianist Simon Ghraichy will for the first time perform in Namibia's capital Windhoek on Feb. 20 as part of his African tour that...
Kaduna state cultural troupe performs during the 40th anniversary of Nigeria's National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC) in Abuja, capital of Nigeria,Sept. 3, 2015. The celebration which was held here on Thursday was aimed at showcasing the economic value of Nigeria's cultural industries. (Xinhua/Dare Sholarin)

Angola, Algeria discuss strengthening of cultural cooperation

Angola and Algeria discussed on Thursday in Luanda the need to strengthen cooperation in the field of cultural heritage, film and audiovisual, cultural industries...
HIV-and-AIDS

UN supports Angola to fight discrimination against HIV-positive people

The United Nations (UN) is committed to supporting Angola in coordinated multisectoral action to eliminate discrimination against people living with HIV/AIDS. This statement was made...
industry

Angola and Belarus discuss industry cooperation

The cooperation between Angola and Belarus in the field of industry was at the center of talks Monday in Angola's capital Luanda, during a...

Italian PM to visit Angola on Sunday

Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni is set to start a two-day working visit to Angola, aiming at strengthening cooperation between the two countries. According to...
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African Gov’ts urged to reduce trade constraints

The Union of African Shippers’ Councils (UASCs) has urged African governments to create congenial environment for businesses to thrive by ensuring transparency of laws,...

CHAN Draw Slated For November, 17 In Rabat

The Organising Committee of the Total African Nations Championships (CHAN), has disclosed that the draw for the 2018 CHAN in Morocco would be held...
Angola

IMF delegation in Angola for macroeconomic situation assessment, cooperation

A delegation from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has started official talks with the Angolan authorities in Luanda to deepen the diagnosis of Angola's...
health

Angola to join Serbia, U.S. in medical-military exercise

Angola will in December host a joint medical-military exercise with Serbia and the United States to strengthen response towards contagious diseases like Ebola. Speaking in...
unexploded ordnance

Angola’s Huila province destroys over 200 unexploded ordnance

More than 200 unexploded ordnance removed from Angola's southern Huila province have been destroyed on the occasion of the International Week for the Disarmament...
Angola

France, Angola to sign agreement on defense, security cooperation

France and Angola are working toward an agreement on defense and security cooperation, the French ambassador to Angola said in Luanda on Tuesday. The agreement...
inflation

Angola’s inflation rate rises more than 2 percent

Angola's inflation rate rose 2.14 percent between August and September, the National Statistics Institute of Angola (INE) announced Tuesday. According to INE's monthly report on...

Angola,Guangdong and Macao to Talk Trade and Investment

The president of the Angola-China Chamber of Commerce said Wednesday that businessmen from Angola, China's Guangdong and Macao will meet to discuss trade and...
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Angola needs sustainable models to stabilize oil production

The executive director of the Angolan Geophysical Association (ASGA) Alberto Jaime of Carvalho defended on Tuesday in Luanda the creation of more sustainable models...
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Angola inaugurates monument to remember unknown soldier

Angolan President Jose Eduardo dos Santos unveiled on Saturday morning a monument in honor of unknown soldiers. The monument located in downtown Luanda,...

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