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Angola Press Press Releases

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  • Published on June 7, 2019 - 15:03 GMT

    Cuba: Angolan president writes to Cuban counterpart

    Havana, ANGOLA, June 7 - Angolan head of state João Lourenço Thursday sent a message to his Cuban counterpart Miguel Díaz Canelay, which extols the historic ties between the two states., The letter was delivered by Angolan Foreign minister Manuel Augusto …

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  • Published on June 7, 2019 - 11:51 GMT

    Former Minister rejects in court any financial responsibility

    Luanda, ANGOLA, June 7 - The former Transport minister, Augusto Tomás, rejected on Thursday in court to have had any financial responsibility over the revenues of the National Shippers Council (CNC). , The former government official, who is in the third …

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  • Published on June 7, 2019 - 09:27 GMT

    Cabo Ledo locality might serve to boost regional tourism

    Luanda, ANGOLA, June 7 - The Cabo Ledo tourism region, in Luanda’s Quiçama Municipality, might be used to leverage regional tourism, said last Thursday the general director of the project, Jacob Moisés. , In laying out the Restructuration Plan for Tourism …

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  • Published on June 7, 2019 - 08:39 GMT

    João Lourenço receives President Nguesso's envoy

    Luanda, ANGOLA, June 7 - The Angolan Head of State, João Lourenço, last Thursday received in an audience, in Luanda, the special envoy of his Congolese counterpart, Dennis Sassou Nguesso, with whom he analysed matters of common interest, In the end of the …

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  • Published on June 6, 2019 - 17:57 GMT

    Angolan Parliament passes revised Akz 10.3 bln 2019 budget

    Luanda, ANGOLA, June 6 - National Assembly Thursday approved the revised Akz 10.3 billion State General Budget for 2019, which is in line with the spending plans., This was during an extraordinary session chaired by the first deputy Speaker of National …

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  • Published on June 6, 2019 - 13:06 GMT

    Vice Speaker of Chinese parliament ends visit

    Luanda, ANGOLA, June 6 - The Vice Speaker of the Standing Committee of the People's Assembly of China, Wang Chen, left Luanda on Thursday morning, following a three-day work visit, in the framework of the reinforcement of the relations between both …

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  • Published on June 6, 2019 - 11:53 GMT

    FAO releases USD 15 million for hunger fight in Angola

    Luanda, ANGOLA, June 6 - The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has released USD 15 million for the implementation of projects turned to the eradication of hunger in Angola, informed on Wednesday, in Luanda, the representative of this …

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  • Published on June 6, 2019 - 10:25 GMT

    Trial: Augusto Tomás says organised his life in 1992, denies wrongdoing

    Luanda, ANGOLA, June 6 - The former Transports minister, Augusto Tomás, last Wednesday in court stated that he organised his economic life in the year 1992, before he took up governmental posts., At the Supreme Court hearing, the former Cabinet minister …

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  • Published on June 6, 2019 - 09:13 GMT

    AU Commissioner for Political Affairs to visit Angola

    Luanda, ANGOLA, June 6 - The African Union (AU)?s Political Affairs Commissioner, Minata Samate, will visit Angola on 12-14 June to make contacts with the local authorities in the domains of democracy, governance, human rights, elections, among other …

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  • Published on June 6, 2019 - 08:08 GMT

    Angolan Vice President tours Quiçama Municipality

    Luanda, ANGOLA, June 6 - Vice President Bornito de Sousa last Wednesday made a work visit to the municipality of Quiçama, in the southern part of Luanda Province, having inspected the functioning of local public institutions, as well as the state of …

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  • Published on June 5, 2019 - 14:48 GMT

    China pledges to keep cooperation with Angola

    Luanda, ANGOLA, June 5 - Chinese government is available to continue cooperating with Angola in the economic field and execution of several projects, based on credit lines., The Asian country’s intention was expressed by its Ambassador to Angola, Gong Tao …

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  • Published on June 5, 2019 - 14:48 GMT

    President sacks State administration inspectors

    Luanda, ANGOLA, June 5 - Angolan President João Lourenço Wednesday fired Maria Isabel Fernandes Tormenta dos Santos and Octávio Tombé Quimbila Capita from the position of Assistant Inspectors General of the State Administration., João Lourenço appointed …

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  • Published on June 5, 2019 - 13:32 GMT

    Marcolino Moco defends restorative justice

    Luanda, ANGOLA, June 5 - The former prime minister of Angola, Marcolino Moco, on Tuesday suggested the implementation of a restorative justice, as opposed to punitive/retributive justice in the country, to heal the wounds of the past and avoid excessive …

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  • Published on June 5, 2019 - 12:24 GMT

    Former Minister Augusto Tomás denies accusations

    Luanda, ANGOLA, June 5 - The former Transport Minister, Augusto da Silva Tomás, denied Tuesday in court that he had wrongfully appropriated the amounts accused by the Public Prosecutor's Office., At the trial, which began on Friday (May 31) in Luanda, …

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  • Published on June 5, 2019 - 11:20 GMT

    Foreign minister already in Havana

    Havana, ANGOLA, June 5 - The Foreign Affairs minister, Manuel Augusto, is since last Tuesday in Havana, Cuba, for a three-day official visit. , According to the agenda, the Angolan minister will visit on Wednesday the “Africa House Museum” in Havana and …

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  • Published on June 5, 2019 - 11:20 GMT

    Revised Public Investment Programme integrates 827 new social projects

    Luanda, ANGOLA, June 5 - At least 827 social projects are expected to integrate the revised Public Investments Programme (PIP) for 2019, whose budgetary allocation is of 36.4 billion kwanzas. , The data are part of the final Joint Opinion Report about the …

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  • Published on June 4, 2019 - 15:59 GMT

    President calls for taking on local workforce for oil production

    Luanda, ANGOLA, June 4 - Angolan head of State João Lourenço Tuesday urged the oil companies to ensure the training and recruitment of national staff for the effective "angolanization" of oil production., João Lourenço was speaking at the …

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  • Published on June 4, 2019 - 12:17 GMT

    UNITA wants discussion in parliament on country's basic services

    Luanda, ANGOLA, June 4 - Angola's largest opposition party, UNITA, requested an urgent discussion in the National Assembly on the poor basic services in the country, the party's Whip Adalberto Costa Júnior, said on Monday., Speaking to the press …

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  • Published on June 4, 2019 - 12:17 GMT

    Prosecution accuses former Transports minister of fraud for own benefit

    Luanda, ANGOLA, June 4 - The Prosecution Department is accusing the former Transports minister, Augusto da Silva Tomás, of engaging in fraudulent artifices with the intent to swindle the Angola State of funds that were afterwards used to make his own …

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  • Published on June 4, 2019 - 11:03 GMT

    Former Minister Augusto Tomas' hearing starts Tuesday

    Luanda, ANGOLA, June 4 - The interrogation of former Transport Minister, Augusto Tomás, accused of defrauding the Angolan state in large sums, begins Tuesday, during the third session of the trial that takes place in the Criminal Chamber of the Supreme …

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