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2 hrs ago | Yahoo!

Angola's President Dos Santos replaces defence minister

Angola's President Jose Eduardo dos Santos has replaced his defence minister with the former head of the ruling party, who will take charge of sub-Saharan Africa's biggest military budget.

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5 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

Central Africa: Chinese Infrastructure Lubricates Outflow of Angolan and DRC Resources

The Lobito Corridor between Angola and the Democratic Republic of Congo is a game-changer in the new scramble for Africa's mineral riches.

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7 hrs ago | Reuters

Business-News-Schedule at 0830 GMT / 4.30 Am Et

LONDON/BEIJING - Chinese factory activity shrinks for the fourth straight month in April but private businesses across the euro zone enjoy their best month in nearly three years, business surveys show.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Reuters

Import tariffs strain rich-poor gap in "madly expensive" Luanda

In Luanda's Jumbo supermarket, a half-litre tub of imported vanilla ice-cream used to cost $25, testament to the Angolan capital's rank as one of the world's most expensive cities.

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AllAfrica.com

Mozambique: Remains of Air Crash Victims Arrive

The remains of 14 of the 16 Mozambicans who died on 29 November last year in the crash of a Mozambican Airlines plane flying from Maputo to Luanda arrived in Maputo on Monday.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Angola: Cuanza Norte - Ambaca Peasants Harvest Over 9,000 Tons of Crops

At least 9,693 tons of assorted crops were harvested by the peasants from the municipality of Ambaca, northern Cuanza Norte province, during the second half of the 2013/2014 agricultural season.

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Zimbabwe Situation

Bill Watch 16/2014 of 31st March

The PLC's next meeting is on Thursday 3rd April. This means that neither of these Bills is likely to be dealt with by the National Assembly this week.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Angola: Sol Bank Assets Rise to 15 Percent

The net assets of Sol bank rose to 15 percent in 2013, estimated at about 206 billion kwanza, reported on Tuesday in Luanda the director of accounting of the institution, Edson Costa.

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AllAfrica.com

Angola: Minister Discusses With Unido Official Industrialization Strategy

The strategies of industrialization of the country under the policies of the Angolan Government for the development, topped today in Luanda , the audience that the foreign minister, Georges Chikoti , granted to Mohamed Eisa, regional director of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization .

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Angola: Construction of LaAoca Dam Generates Over 3000 Jobs

The project for the construction of Laca dam in Cambambe municipality, northern Cuanza Norte province, will generate at least 3.700 direct jobs and 2.100 indirect jobs in its construction phase, said on Wednesday the manager of the programme for the corporate social responsibility of Odebrecht, Estevo Mbela.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Diamonds.net

Angola Begins Construction of a Diamond Museum

Angola Press Agency: The construction and assembly of the "Diamond Museum" is estimated at $718 million and may take three years, reported the chairman of the board of the National Diamond Company of Angola .

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Hispanic Business

Angolan Telecommunication System Improves Lately

Speaking to Angop, Adriano Muteka Muholo said that the peace besides transmission via satellite also resulted in the recovering of the system, through optic fiber, micro waves, among other resources, which is allowing the increase of lines and a communication of quality.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Zimbabwe Situation

Bill Watch 16/2014 of 31st March

The PLC's next meeting is on Thursday 3rd April. This means that neither of these Bills is likely to be dealt with by the National Assembly this week.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Ghanamma.com

African health ministers set to address health issues

Africa's Health Ministers on Tuesday converged on Luanda in Angola to discuss strategies of addressing the health issues affecting the region.

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CreaLog creates innovative mobile service for UNITEL Angola

You're hardly alone! But by now you might be curious to know what this has to do with CreaLog and UNITEL, the largest provider of mobile services in Angola.

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Basketball in Africa

ANGOLA : Carlos Almeida to Retire From Basketball On Tuesday

The playmaker of 1Ao de Agosto's senior males basketball team, Carlos Almeida, is to retire from basketball on Tuesday, after the first-leg match with Petro de Luanda, as part of the final of the Angola League Cup competition.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Angola: MP Satisfied With Construction of Infrastructures in Lunda Norte

The acting coordinator of the parliamentary group of MPLA for the provincial constituency of Lunda Norte, Vunda Salucombo, considered satisfactory the levels of execution of social infrastructures in the region.

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Angola: Peacetime Allowed Construction of New Universities in Angola

The everlasting peace achieved in 2002 permitted the construction of new universities, hospitals and free movement of people and goods countrywide, said on Saturday MPLA MP, Joo Pinto.

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Reuters

UPDATE 1-Total goes ahead with $16 bln Angolan Kaombo oil project

French oil company Total said on Monday it had decided to go ahead with its Kaombo oil project offshore Angola after lowering its cost by $4 billion to $16 billion.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Angola: Minister of Science and Technology Advocates Promotion of Human Capital

The minister of Science and Technology, Maria Cndida Pereira Teixeira, said Thursday in Luanda that it is fundamental the promotion of the reinforcement of human capital in various domains of technological capacity of the country, in order to establish a national basis of scientific investigation.

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