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  • SADC set up committee to transform Forum into Parliament
    Sun, 19 Aug 2018 11:10

    SADC set up committee to transform Forum into Parliament

    Windhoek - The SADC Heads of State and Government have set up a joint technical commission in Windhoek, Namibia, to follow up on the process of transforming the Parliamentary Forum of the body into the Regional Parliament by January 2019.

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  • Thu, 16 Aug 2018 12:34

    CASA-CE wants to contest capital repatriation law

    Luanda - The Parliamentary Group of CASA-CE coalision intends to challenge the Law on the Repatriation of Financial Resources Deposited Abroad, due to its "ineffectiveness and discrimination," said its president, André Mendes de Carvalho.

  • Thu, 16 Aug 2018 10:38

    Parliament approves 16 laws in inaugural legislative session

    Luanda - The Angolan Parliament has proved, in the first legislative session of the Fourth Legislature, 15 laws, four of which have yet to be published in the Official Gazzete, and 42 resolutions, according to the report of the National Assembly.

  • Fri, 10 Aug 2018 11:27

    Parliament approves Law for valorization of national symbols

    Luanda - The National Assembly has definitively approved a draft law to promote the knowledge, valorization and use of national symbols.

  • Fri, 10 Aug 2018 10:04

    Parliament sets March 23 as national holiday

    Luanda - The National Assembly (AN) on Thursday institutionalized March 23 (Southern Africa Liberation Day) as Angola?s national holiday, while January 15 (Former Combatant and Veteran of the Motherland Day) has been set a celebration date.

  • Fri, 03 Aug 2018 11:19

    New penal code to be approved next parliamentary year

    Luanda - The final approval of the bill on Angolan penal code, whose discussions on the specialty concerning the limit of the penalties has split MPs and the government, is expected to be discussed in the next parliamentary year 2018/2019 .

  • Sun, 29 Jul 2018 11:51

    MPs reaffirm advocacy for women

    Luanda - The National Assembly (AN) Group of Women's MPs reaffirmed last Friday in Luanda that it will continue to advocate with political parties to meet the 30 percent representation of women on their lists.

  • Wed, 25 Jul 2018 18:24

    MP wants to increase number of women in Parliament hemicycle

    Luanda - The Group of Women Parliamentarians should intercede with political parties in order to increase women's representation in their lists in the eligible seats, for gender parity in the National Assembly.

  • Mon, 23 Jul 2018 16:51

    Vote on National Holidays Amendment Bill adjourned

    Luanda - A proposal to amend the law relating to public holidays has been postponed for next plenary session of National Assembly.