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  • Wed, 01 Jul 2020 15:58

    Finance Ministry debt payment relieves companies

    Benguela - The private business sector in Benguela is currently experiencing relief due to the payment by the Ministry of Finance of 31.6 billion kwanzas from the total 48 billion kwanzas of the debt validated, contracted between 2013 and 2017, Angop leant on Wednesday from a government source.

  • Sat, 20 Jun 2020 11:40

    Covid-19: Official urges for greater vigilance in Canjala checkpoint

    Lobito - The provincial governor of the coastal Benguela province Rui Falcão Friday asked the national police officer to step up vigilance at Canjala municipality checkpoint, where increased number of people try to reach Lobito municipality by crossing the checkpoint through bush paths.

  • Thu, 18 Jun 2020 21:01

    Covid-19: Sanitary cordon violators to be brought to book - Minister

    Benguela - The Health minister Sílvia Lutucuta said Wednesday evening in Benguela province that the persons detained for skipping the Luanda sanitary cordon will be brought to book.

  • Thu, 04 Jun 2020 08:24

    Covid-19: Benguela receives biosafety material

    Benguela - Eighteen tons of biosafety materials for the protection of health technicians and users arrived Wednesday, in the city of Benguela, as part of the prevention and fight against covid-19.

  • Wed, 13 May 2020 13:08

    Alassola factory to produce 500k masks/month

    Benguela - The Alassola textile factory, located in the city of Benguela, country’s centre-west, will produce 500,000 face masks per month, as part of the programme to prevent the spread of the covid-19 pandemic in the country.

  • Fri, 08 May 2020 14:24

    Benguela hotels chain records 60 percent drop in revenues

    Benguela - The hotels chain in southern Benguela province has recorded 60 percent loss in revenues due to the covid-19 pandemic, the head of the Association of Hoteliers and Similar, Jorge Gabriel, told ANGOP Friday.

  • Thu, 07 May 2020 12:32

    Covid-19: Country plans to increase salt production

    Benguela - Angola will increase salt production, this year, from 109,000 to 120,000 tonnes, despite the covid-19 pandemic that plagues the world, the president of the Producers Association (Aprosal), Tottas Garrido, has disclosed.

  • Wed, 29 Apr 2020 16:40

    Covid-19: Governor Rui Falcão calls for greater border control

    Benguela - The Benguela province governor Rui Falcão Tuesday asked the health staff, security and public order forces to redouble the control at border posts in the region in order to enforce the Presidential Decree, extending the State of Emergency (from March 26 to May 10).

  • Thu, 23 Apr 2020 17:36

    OIC NGO steps up HIV prevention test in risk groups

    Lobito - The executive director of the Community Interaction Organization (CIO) Rodrigues Boano Tomás Wednesday said that the non-governmental organization will strengthen the awareness among homosexuals and sex workers in Benguela to increase access to HIV testing and reduce cases of AIDS infection.