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  • Angola-Cuba Friendship Association praises cooperation
    Mon, 25 Jul 2016 16:30

    Angola-Cuba Friendship Association praises cooperation

    Luanda - The chairperson of the Angola-Cuba Friendship Association, Fernando Jaime, praised the contribution of the Socialist Republic of Cuba to the socio-economic development of Angola after independence.

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  • Fri, 22 Jul 2016 18:01

    Luanda hosts 63rd anniversary ceremony of Moncada Barracks assault

    Luanda - The central event marking the 63rd anniversary of attack on Moncada Barracks perpetrated by Internationalist Cuban Fidel Castro will take place next Tuesday at Tivoli cinema in Luanda.

  • Fri, 22 Jul 2016 15:41

    Chief of Staff commends armed forces readiness

    Luanda - The Chief of General Staff of the Angolan Armed force Gen. Geraldo Sachipengo Nunda said Thursday that the operational readiness of FAA is crucial for internal and continent's sub regional stability.

  • Fri, 22 Jul 2016 08:00

    Adapted Sports: Angolan athletics team hold train programme in Cabo Verde

    Luanda - The Angolan national adapted athletics team will travel on Sunday to Cabo Verde, where they will hold a train programme until August 7, ahead of their participation in the Paralympic Games, set for 07-22 September in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil).

  • Thu, 21 Jul 2016 18:32

    Informality of small size enterprises causes loss of revenue

    Luanda - The high level of informal activity undertaken by some micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in the country, a fact that causes a huge loss of revenue to state coffers, a matter of concern of the General Tax Administration (AGT), said today in Luanda, the administrator of the institution, Alice Neves.

  • Thu, 21 Jul 2016 17:19

    National Paralympics team for Rio'2016 announced

    Luanda - Four athletes will represent the country at the Paralympics Games, taking place from 7 to 22 September in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro.

  • Thu, 21 Jul 2016 16:46

    Over 5000 people vaccinated against yellow fever in Icolo e Bengo

    Icolo e Bengo - At least 5.956 people in the municipality of Icolo e Bengo, Luanda, were immunized against yellow fever in this campaign called "The last assault,", said the head of the division of public health, Maria Rosa.

  • Wed, 20 Jul 2016 19:39

    Tocoista church congress to discuss 2017 election

    Luanda - The 4th Congress of the Igreja do Nosso Senhor Jesus Cristo no Mundo (Tocoista) opening Wenesday in Luanda is to discuss among other matters its position on the country’s 2017 election.

  • Wed, 20 Jul 2016 17:25

    Government commitment to solve people's problems acknowledged

    Luanda - Bishops at the 17th Plenary Assembly of the Symposium of Episcopal Conferences of Africa and Madagascar (SECAM) Wednesday in Luanda stressed the Angolan government's engagement in addressing social issues and improving the people's living standard.