Fri, 29 Dec 2017 13:14 - Updated Fri, 29 Dec 2017 13:14
Combating smuggling of natural resources in progress
Menongue - The south-eastern Cuando Cubango Province government wants greater involvement of society in combating smuggling of diamonds, timber, poaching and forest charcoal.
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The appeal was made by governor Pedro Mutindi, at the end-of-year greetings ceremony.
The official denounced the existence of groups of foreign citizens who have been smuggling diamonds in the municipality of Mavinga.
On the other hand, he encouraged all those who invest in the production of vegetables, cereals and watermelon, among other products of the field, to diversify the economy of the province.
He also called on national businesspeople to invest in the Okavango-Zambezi cross-border tourism project, of which Angola is part with Namibia, Zambia, Botswana and Zimbabwe.
- 29/12/2017 12:19:35
Luanda - The government should place major focus on the productive sector for the harmonious development of the Angolan economy, declared on Thursday the chairman of the Angola Business Confederation (CEA), Francisco Viana.
- 27/12/2017 13:43:22
Cuvelai - Beekeepers in Cuvelai Municipality, southern Cunene Province, this year increased the honey production to 400 litres, 325 litres more in relation to the year 2016.
- 26/12/2017 17:09:15
Luanda - The energy and agriculture sectors, which comprise 60.6 percent and 5.9 percent rates, respectively, will be out of the non oil sector the engines of Angola's expected economic growth from 4.9 percent in 2018, reads the State Budget proposal for next year.