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  • Update on Angosat-1 situation set for Monday
    Wed, 18 Apr 2018 09:44

    Update on Angosat-1 situation set for Monday

    Luanda - The minister of Telecommunications and Information Technologies, José Carvalho da Rocha, said last Tuesday in Luanda that the situation of the Angolan Satellite, also dubbed "Angosat-1", will be clarified next Monday, at a press conference, in Luanda.

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  • Wed, 18 Apr 2018 09:31

    Basketball: Libolo through to Angola Cup's semi-finals

    Luanda - Sport Libolo and Benfica qualified for the semi-finals of the Angolan Cup on Tuesday, beating Interclube 83-68 in the second-leg match of the quarter-finals, played at the Dream Space Pavilion in Luanda.

  • Wed, 18 Apr 2018 08:53

    Angola calls for IMF support

    Luanda - The Angolan government requested support from the IMF for an unfunded programme dubbed the Policy Coordination Instrument (PCI) to assist in the implementation of the measures contained in the Macroeconomic Stabilization actions initiated in January 2018.

  • Thu, 12 Apr 2018 18:42

    Vietnam wants to help Luanda development

    Luanda - The ambassador of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam to Angola, Nguyen Manh Cuong, said Thursday that his country may help the province of Luanda to develop in several areas, especially in urban areas.

  • Thu, 12 Apr 2018 17:16

    Country's stadiums above great ones of Africa

    Luanda - Former Senegalese soccer star El Hadji Diouf said Wednesday in Luanda that Angola has higher-level infrastructure than other African countries, such as Ghana, Cotê d 'Ivoire, Cameroon and Senegal.

  • Tue, 10 Apr 2018 15:18

    Monday rainfall causes havoc in Luanda

    Luanda - Several flooded homes, falling tree branches and traffic jam are among the consequences caused by the rain that hit Luanda province Monday night from around 6 pm until 9 pm.

  • Mon, 09 Apr 2018 17:47

    Police detain Chinese, Angolans accused of casino murder

    Luanda - The National Police detained three Chinese and eight Angolans suspected of involvement in a homicide following acts of physical aggression against five people inside a casino last Friday in Luanda.

  • Thu, 05 Apr 2018 13:03

    Christian churches recommend combat against corruption

    Luanda - The Christian Churches in Angola recommended the government to continue the combat against corruption and ensure that the process of recovering state assets be smoothly conducted, so as to serve the country's development impetus.

  • Mon, 02 Apr 2018 18:28

    MINJUD reiterates support for adapted sport

    Luanda - The Angolan Government is committed and always reiterates the need for unconditional support for national sports, in particular the adapted sport, said Monday in Luanda the State Secretary for Sport, Carlos Almeida.