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Angola Press Press Releases

4,158 Press Releases
  • Published on June 10, 2020 - 15:49 GMT

    President commends Portugal on measures to fight Covid-19

    Luanda, ANGOLA, June 10 - The President of the Republic, João Lourenço, Wednesday praised the "exemplary and effective way" in which Portugal has managed to control and contain the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic., In a message of congratulations …

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  • Published on June 10, 2020 - 13:34 GMT

    Covid-19: National Police apologize to population

    Luanda, ANGOLA, June 10 - The spokesman of the Home Affairs Ministry, Waldemar José, Tuesday publicly apologized to the injured citizens and families, who lost their loved ones, due to excessive use of force by some Defense and National Security officers, …

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  • Published on June 10, 2020 - 09:18 GMT

    Transparency Operation seizes 125 diamond Stones

    Lucapa, ANGOLA, June 10 - About 125 diamond stones (still to be evaluated), USD 1700 and 55,000 kwanzas were seized as part of Transparency Operation, in the municipality of Lucapa, Lunda Norte province, from January to May this year., The information is …

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  • Published on June 10, 2020 - 07:23 GMT

    Angola takes on UNCTAD African group

    Luanda, ANGOLA, June 10 - Since the beginning of this month, the Republic of Angola has coordinated the African Group at the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), in a one-year rotating mandate. , In a note, the Permanent …

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  • Published on June 9, 2020 - 22:59 GMT

    Angola calls for international aid to fight covid-19 in Central Africa

    New York, ANGOLA, June 9 - Angola Tuesday in New York appealed to the international community to help the Central Africa countries to mitigate the impact of the covid-19 pandemic and keep the region’s path to peace and sustainable development. , …

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  • Published on June 9, 2020 - 20:33 GMT

    Parliament commends government covid-19 performance

    Luanda, ANGOLA, June 9 - The National Assembly Tuesday in Luanda approved the government report on its effort to contain the spread of the covid-19 pandemic, in the light of the State of Emergency that was in force in the country from 27 March to 25 May …

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  • Published on June 9, 2020 - 09:39 GMT

    Angolan President appoints new secretary for Economic Affairs

    Luanda, ANGOLA, June 9 - The President of the Republic, João Lourenço, appointed last Monday Victor Hugo Guilherme to be his secretary for Economic Affairs.,   On another decree, according to a press release from the President’s Civil Affairs Office, the …

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  • Published on June 8, 2020 - 21:36 GMT

    MPs discuss State of Emergency

    Luanda, ANGOLA, June 8 - The National Assembly will review on Tuesday the impact of the State of Emergency that was in force in Angola from 27 March to 25 May this year. , This will be during the 3rd plenary session of the Parliament with the State of …

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  • Published on June 8, 2020 - 17:06 GMT

    Parliament passes draft law's opinion reports

    Luanda, ANGOLA, June 8 - Angola's National Assembly (AN) approved on Monday in general the opinion reports of draft law on the legal regime of free zones., The document which was approved unanimously is part of support production, import substitution …

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  • Published on June 7, 2020 - 09:05 GMT

    President makes positive assessment of new Covid-19 Centre

    Luanda, ANGOLA, June 7 - The President of the Republic, João Lourenço, gives a positive note to the new Screening and Treatment Centre for Covid-19 infected patients, a unit already functional assigned to Girassol clinic, with a capacity for 90 beds. , At …

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  • Published on June 6, 2020 - 14:46 GMT

    Covid-19: Defence minister demands greater involvement of military personnel

    Lubango, ANGOLA, June 6 - The personnel of the Angolan Armed Forces (FAA) must continue to assume an exemplary stance, joining the National Police in protecting and maintaining order to avoid the spread of the covid-19 pandemic among Angolans.,   The …

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  • Published on June 6, 2020 - 13:01 GMT

    Angola gathers CPLP in video conference on Covid-19

    Luanda, ANGOLA, June 6 - The Angolan Embassy in Ethiopia held a virtual meeting (video conference), last Friday, involving Heads of Diplomatic Missions of the Member States of the Community of Portuguese Speaking Countries (CPLP), in the scope of the …

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  • Published on June 6, 2020 - 13:01 GMT

    Bill on taxation of motor vehicles passes in specialty commisssion

    Luanda, ANGOLA, June 6 - The National Assembly (parliament)’s specialty commissions last Friday approved the Bill on Taxation of Motor Vehicles, which is intended to make the country take one more important step forward in the modernisation process of its …

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  • Published on June 6, 2020 - 11:09 GMT

    Angola urges world to preserve the environment

    New York, ANGOLA, June 6 - Angola declared last Friday, in New York, that the world needs to accelerate the pace and make greater efforts to find solutions to pollution, climate change and the loss of biodiversity, in order to '' truly transform …

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  • Published on June 6, 2020 - 11:09 GMT

    USA reiterates support to Angolan reform

    Luanda, ANGOLA, June 6 - The United States Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, reiterated last Friday his country's support to Angola on the fight against corruption and the need to effect economic and political reforms.,     As part of the support, he …

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  • Published on June 6, 2020 - 11:09 GMT

    Angola defends social justice in Geneva

    Luanda, ANGOLA, June 6 - Angola defended last Friday, in Geneva, Switzerland, social justice and equality among peoples, banning all exclusion doctrines centred on racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and intolerance. ,   According to the Angolan …

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  • Published on June 5, 2020 - 09:56 GMT

    Angola's Vice president to sue for libel

    Luanda, ANGOLA, June 5 - The authors of information circulating on social media alleging the involvement of the Angola's Vice President Bornito de Sousa in the country's massacre of May 27, 1977, should be brought to justice., The is contained in …

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  • Published on June 5, 2020 - 09:56 GMT

    Angola chairs ECCAS Commission

    Luanda, ANGOLA, June 5 - The Council of Ministers of the Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS) approved Thursday, by consensus, the candidate of Angola for the position of president of the organ's Commission, Gilberto Veríssimo, as part …

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  • Published on June 4, 2020 - 14:06 GMT

    Angola aligned with UN in covid-19 fight

    New York, ANGOLA, June 4 - Angola Tuesday in New York praised the initiatives of the United Nations and of the member States trans-regional group for a ceasefire in all countries plunged in armed conflicts, including a free access to full medical aid to …

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  • Published on June 4, 2020 - 11:54 GMT

    SIC seizes over fake USD 670,000

    Ondjiva, ANGOLA, June 4 - The Criminal Investigation Service (SIC), in the Cunene, presented, Wednesday, in Ondjiva, a network of counterfeiters of foreign currency, consisting of 11 national citizens, having in their possession fake USD 670,600. , In a …

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