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  • Angola and Macau sign memorandum on tourism
    Wed, 01 Apr 2015 19:18

    Angola and Macau sign memorandum on tourism

    Luanda - The Ministry of Hotels and Tourism and Tourism Service Department of Special Administrative Service of Macau signed Wednesday a Memorandum of Understanding to regulate and define the various forms of cooperation with mutual benefit in tourism field.

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  • Wed, 01 Apr 2015 15:58

    New Luanda marginal to host Karting

    Luanda - A Karting race dubbed "GP Peace - Luanda City", will take place Saturday at Luanda's New Marginal, ahead of celebration of Peace Day, on April 4.

  • Wed, 01 Apr 2015 11:23

    Angola: Procafé to open shops in rural areas

    Luanda - The Regional Supply Company to Coffee Sector (Procafé U.E.E) envisages for the biennial 2015/2016, the industrialization of coffee bean and ground coffee, rehabilitation of small coffee factories with roasting, mill, packing and the opening of small shops in rural areas.

  • Wed, 01 Apr 2015 11:20

    Moxico: Angola to gain 1.965 bedrooms this year

    Luena - At least 1.965 new bedrooms will be inaugurated this year countrywide, said on Tuesday in Luena city, eastern Moxico province, the Secretary of State for Hotels and Tourism, Paulino Domingos Baptista.

  • Mon, 30 Mar 2015 15:19

    Angola must organise commodity sector - Official

    Luanda - The former secretary of the Inter-African Coffee Organization (IACO), Josefa Correia Sacko, said Friday in Luanda that the country should better organize the commodity sector to make better use of products of this sector.

  • Mon, 30 Mar 2015 10:54

    National basketball coach weighs up African title race opponents

    Luanda - The coach of the Angolan national senior men's basketball team, the Spaniard Moncho Lopez, is already studying data relating to squads that he considers the main opponents of Angola in the race for the African title of Afrobasket2015, namely Tunisia, Nigeria and Senegal.

  • Mon, 30 Mar 2015 10:01

    Luanda governor pays homage to Processo 50 colonial court case nationalists

    Luanda - The governor of the north-western Luanda Province, Graciano Francisco Domingos, last Sunday paid homage to the members of the Processo 50 colonial lawsuit against fifty Angolan nationalists, by placing a wreath on the statue of the country’s first president, António Agostinho Neto, at the Independence Square.

  • Sun, 29 Mar 2015 12:24

    Disable athletes back with gold medals

    Luanda - With nine medals, including three gold, the national athletics team for people with disability returned Saturday morning from Tunisia, where they competed in the international meeting of Tunis on 23-26 this month.

  • Sun, 29 Mar 2015 12:02

    ACC President expected Sunday in Luanda

    Luanda - The African Chess Confederation president , the Zambian Lewis Ncube, is expected Sunday in Luanda for a five-day visit meant to learn of development of the sport in the country, Angop learnt Saturday from federal source.