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  • CPLP Foundations provide added value to member countries - deputy governor of Luanda
    Wed, 22 Oct 2014 12:53

    CPLP Foundations provide added value to member countries - deputy governor of Luanda

    Luanda - The deputy governor of Luanda Province, Juvelina Imperial, considered Tuesday in this city that the 10th Meeting of the Foundations of the Community of Portuguese Speaking Countries (CPLP) provides added value to its member countries, since it allows the reflection of various topics and gives possible solutions to common problems in the community.

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  • Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:33

    Foreign minister highlights importance of CPLP foundations

    Luanda - The Angolan Foreign Affairs minister, Georges Chikoti, last Tuesday in Luanda highlighted the importance of the Foundations of the African Portuguese Speaking Countries Community (CPLP) in its contribution to easing the suffering of disadvantaged people.

  • Tue, 21 Oct 2014 09:23

    Angola: UN envoy praises efforts of SADC/ICGLR countries stabilizing DRC

    Luanda - The special envoy of the UN Secretary-General for the Great Lakes region, Said Djinnit praised on Monday in Luanda, the efforts and determination of the ICGLR and SADC member countries in the stabilization of the eastern DR Congo (DRC).

  • Tue, 21 Oct 2014 08:24

    Angola: Tax Reform records cumulative impact of more than AKZ 300 billion

    Luanda - The Executive Project for Tax Reform (PERT) recorded since 2011 a cumulative impact of AKZ 361.000 billion in the non-oil tax revenues until the first half of 2014.

  • Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:02

    No progress in FDLR disarmament - says Ambassador Espírito Santo

    Luanda - The director for Africa and Middle East of the Foreign Ministry (Mirex), Ambassador Joaquim do Espírito Santo, said on Sunday in Luanda that there has been no progress in the disarmament of the FDLR forces in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) process.

  • Fri, 17 Oct 2014 19:18

    Luanda governor announces building of more cemeteries

    Luanda - The provincial governor of Luanda Graciano Domingos announced on Friday here to build more cemeteries in the municipalities of Cacuaco, Viana, Icolo e Bengo and Quiçama, in order to dignify the funeral ceremonies.

  • Fri, 17 Oct 2014 17:28

    80 percent of Angolan population consumes iodized salt

    Luanda - The minister of fisheries, Vitória de Barros, said on Friday in Luanda that roughly 80 percent of Angolans consume national and imported iodized salt, despite the existing need of improving its quality in order to correspond to the establishment standards.

  • Fri, 17 Oct 2014 16:06

    Business class advised to follow up technological development

    Luanda - Angolan Oil minister, Botelho de Vascocelos, Friday in Luanda advised national entrepreneurs to keep in line with the changes brought about by technological development so that their businesses can become competitive and committed to the objectives of the National Development Plan (PND) 2013/2017.

  • Fri, 17 Oct 2014 11:16

    Angola wants Korean experience in implementation of Technological Park

    Luanda - The minister of Telecommunications and Information Technologies, José Carvalho da Rocha, said on Thursday that Angola plans to take the advantage of sharing South Korean experience in the arena of new technologies to implement in Luanda a Technological Park.