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  • Regional Museum of Archaeology undergoes rehabilitation
    Tue, 19 Feb 2019 14:01

    Regional Museum of Archaeology undergoes rehabilitation

    Benguela - At least 207.5 million kwanzas will be spent on the rehabilitation of the National Archaeological Museum in Benguela, ANGOP has learnt.

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  • Tue, 19 Feb 2019 13:35

    Farming census budgeted at USD 24 million

    Benguela - At least USD 24.9 million are to be invested for the holding of the farming census all over Angola, whose process is to kick off in March under a credit of the World Bank, said on Monday the head of the enquiry and census department of the National Statistic Institute (INE), Paulo Fonseca.

  • Sat, 16 Feb 2019 12:12

    Angolan economy may have had 1.7% recession in 2018

    Benguela: The Angolan economy in 2018 may have had a negative variation in its GDP of about 1.7 per cent, essentially due to the influence of the performance in crude-oil and natural gas production, admitted last Friday, in the central Benguela Province, the minister of Economy and Planning, Pedro Luís da Fonseca.

  • Sat, 09 Feb 2019 10:22

    Subcommittee defends SADC's financial market political harmonization

    Benguela - The11th meeting of the Financial Markets Subcommittee of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Central Banks, on Friday recommended in Benguela, Angola, the need for greater policies? harmonization in this field, with view to a rapid regional economic integration.

  • Wed, 06 Feb 2019 19:17

    Former administrator of Bahia-Farta detained

    Benguela - The Criminal Investigation Service (SIC) in coastal Benguela province arrested last Tuesday afternoon Feb.5 , the former municipal administrator of Baia-Farta, Maria João, accused of crime of embezzlement, Angop learned on Wednesday, from a source linked to the process.

  • Tue, 29 Jan 2019 13:34

    More than one hundred kidney failure patients seen in 2018 in Lobito

    Lobito - At least o141 patients with acute and chronic kidney failure were treated in 2018, at the haemodialysis centre of the General Hospital of Lobito, central Benguela Province, nine more cases than in 2017.

  • Sun, 27 Jan 2019 12:39

    Angola records 618 new cases of leprosy

    Benguela - Angola has recorded 618 new cases of leprosy corresponding to 2.17 % detection rate for 100 thousands inhabitants, said on Friday in central coastal Benguela province, the Secretary of State for Public Health, José Viera Dias da Cunha.

  • Fri, 25 Jan 2019 16:57

    Benguela: Road accident kills 7 and injuries 10

    Chongoroi - At least Seven people were killed and 10 others were injured as a result of an serious car crash on the Kutembo River Bridge on National Road No. 105 on the Quilengues-Chongoroi section of the coastal Benguela province.

  • Thu, 24 Jan 2019 10:33

    Opposition coalition CASA-CE's secretary quits

    Benguela - The provincial secretary for the central Benguela Province of the opposition coalition CASA-CE, Francisco Vilhena, quitted the coalition on Wednesday over alleged "failure" on its political project.