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  • Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:15

    Over 40 traders attend micro finance training in Cazenga

    Luanda - At least 45 small traders from Cazenga municipality in Luanda are attending since Monday a training on micro finance, an initiative of League of Support for Social Development (LADES) in partnership of the Ministry of Public Administration, Labour and Social Security (MPTSS).

  • Thu, 30 Oct 2014 11:24

    Chess federation president challenges provincial governments

    Luanda - The president of the Angolan Chess Federation (FAX), Aguinaldo Jaime, urged the provincial governments to support chess, likewise the example of Lunda Sul province, which accepted to host the African cup of junior men and women’s chess cups, set for 1-10 December.

  • Thu, 30 Oct 2014 11:20

    Chess Federation chairman highlights role of media in African championship

    Luanda - The chairman of the Angolan Chess Federation, Aguinaldo Jaime, last Tuesday in Luanda said that the media will play an important role for the success of the African junior championships, in both sexes, which Angola will host from 1 to 10 December this year, in Saurimo City, eastern Luanda Sul Province.

  • Thu, 30 Oct 2014 11:09

    Angolan Press Agency marks its 39th founding anniversary Thursday

    Luanda - The Angolan Press Agency (ANGOP E.P), a public company, with legal and administrative personality, as well as financial and property autonomy, is marking this Thursday 30 October its 39th founding 39th since the launching of its telegraphic dispatch.

  • Thu, 30 Oct 2014 10:20

    Seven million litres of crude-oil by-products traded in Luanda

    Luanda - The state-owned Sonangol Logistics in Luanda City’s Boavista ward delivers on a daily basis about seven million litres of crude-oil by-products to Sonangol Distribution branch to be traded in Luanda Province, said last Wednesday a supervision officer of the company, Bernardino Honda.

  • Wed, 29 Oct 2014 12:53

    Angola: National Customs analyze impact of new Tariff

    Luanda - The Director-General of the Angolan Customs Services, Valentim Manuel, stated on Tuesday in Luanda that the entry into force last March of the New Customs Tariff aimed, additionally, to raising more revenue, promotion of the industry and the national economy.

  • Tue, 28 Oct 2014 12:21

    Angola: 85 per cent of rural population to have potable water by 2017

    Luanda - The programme of the Angolan Executive dubbed “Water for All” predicts that by 2017, about 85 per cent of the rural population will have access to potable water, the minister of Energy and Water, João Baptista Borges, announced last Monday, in Luanda.

  • Mon, 27 Oct 2014 18:06

    New members of boards of directors of water sworn in

    Luanda - Angolan minister of Economy, Abrahão Gourgel Monday in Luanda swore in the chairperson and directors of public companies of Water and Sanitation in the provinces of Uige, Malanje, Cunene, Benguela, Bie and Lobito (Benguela).

  • Mon, 27 Oct 2014 16:13

    Millennium bank launches "paga facil" service

    Luanda - Millennium Angola Bank has recently launched "Paga Facil" service to allows the customers to have access to their accounts and conduct operations through Internet Banking, SMS Banking and Mobile Banking.