ANGOP - Angola Press News AgencyANGOP - Angola Press News Agency

Go to homepage
Luanda

Max:

Min:

Home » News » Politics

Mon, 07 May 2018 15:46 - Updated Mon, 07 May 2018 18:02

Govt approves fighting poverty programme

Luanda - Cabinet Council's Economic Commission approved Monday the 2018-2022 Local Development and Combat Poverty programme.

Send by email

To share this news by email, fill out the information below and click Send

Correct

To report errors in the texts of articles published, fill out the information below and click Send

1 / 1

President of Republic João Lourenço chairs 4th Ordinary Meeting of Cabinet Council's Economic Commission

Photo: Pedro Parente

4th Ordinary Meeting of Cabinet Council's Economic Commission

Photo: Pedro Parente

The information is expressed in a press note from the 4th Ordinary Session, chaired by the President, João Lourenço.

The five-year programme contains a number of projects focused on the lives of families.

It includes local development conditions that contribute to the achievement of the Government's goals to significantly reduce the current levels of poverty.

The Session also approved a regulation that ensure the implementation of issuance, contracting, negotiation and management of the State Public Debt.

The regulation restricts and controls the State debt, covering all forms of representation of public debt.

The Commission also reviewed a Joint Executive Decree that contains rules regulating the amounts to be charged by the country's water supply companies.

This includes setting tariffs in each province, according to the actual consumption cost.

The session also approved the Programme for Support the Production, Export Diversification and Substitution of Imports (PRODESI).

The objective is to boost growth of national production, diversify exports and replace imports.

Tags Executivo  

Read also
  • 19/04/2018 17:04:11

    Angola predicts coordinated action for justice and fairness

    Luanda - Angola's present and future call for a concerted action to improve resource shortage, sustainable development, equal opportunities for citizens and justice in the application of law.

  • 01/03/2018 19:00:56

    Cabinet Council: Private investment bill analysed

    Luanda - Private Investment Draft Law that sets out principles and grounds to ensure, promote and speed-up the application of capital in the country has came under analysis.

  • 07/02/2018 18:36:31

    Repatriation of capital set for 180 days

    Luanda - Governor of the National Reserve Bank of Angola (BNA), José de Lima Massano, said on Wednesday that the Angolan government will grant 180 days to allow national citizens to repatriate financial resources illicitly domiciled abroad.