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  • Ganda expects to harvest 33,000 tons of corn
    Fri, 19 Oct 2018 18:52

    Ganda expects to harvest 33,000 tons of corn

    Ganda - Nearly 33,000 tonnes of corn will be produced in the current 2018/19 agricultural campaign in the municipality of Ganda, Benguela province, said Fernando Pik, head of the local Agrarian Development Station (EDA).

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  • Thu, 18 Oct 2018 15:44

    Govt wants compliance with eucalyptus exploration rules

    Alto Catumbela - The government will crackdown on contractual irregularities of eucalyptus wood exploration in the forest perimeters of the former Industrial Complex of the Cellulose and Paper of Angola, in Alto Catumbela, Ganda municipality (Benguela).

  • Wed, 17 Oct 2018 11:27

    Capture fisheries in Benguela 34 thousand tons below

    Benguela - In the first nine months of this year, capture fisheries in Benguela province fell to 46,000 tonnes compared to the same period in 2017, when 80,000 tonnes were recorded.

  • Fri, 12 Oct 2018 10:20

    Portuguese pig farmers intend to help Angolan counterparts

    Benguela - The chairman of the Portuguese Federation of Pig Farmers Associations, Victor Menino, last Thursday in the centre-west Benguela Province guaranteed the availability of his institution to welcome in Portugal Angolan youths that are willing to attend training programmes on pig farming.

  • Sun, 23 Sep 2018 13:22

    Port of Lobito's second ore shipment to Europe

    Lobito - A Benguela Railway (CFB) train carrying 1,200 tonnes of copper ore from the neighbouring Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) arrived in Lobito, coastal Benguela province on Saturday, bound for Belgium.

  • Thu, 20 Sep 2018 12:02

    Agrarian Development Institute bets on cassava multiplication to combat drought

    Benguela - At least 5,000 peasant families in the municipalities of Chongoroi, Caimbambo and Cubal, province of Benguela, will benefit from cassava plants in the next few days, to multiply the production of the tuber in the present agricultural season, it was learned Wednesday.

  • Wed, 12 Sep 2018 11:51

    Angolan economy go through stabilization stage- BNA

    Benguela - Angola is going through a challenging economic crisis caused by the price drop of the crude oil in the international market; however its economy is experiencing a stabilization stage, said on Tuesday in Benguela province the deputy-governor of the National Bank of Angola (BNA), Manuel António Tiago Dias.

  • Fri, 07 Sep 2018 16:48

    Benguela hosts 10th Meeting of CPLP Central Banks

    Benguela - Angola’s National Reserve Bank (BNA) will host the 10th Meeting of Central Bank Statistics of the Portuguese Speaking Countries Community (BCPLP) on 11 and 12 this month, according to its note sent to Angop on Friday

  • Fri, 07 Sep 2018 13:18

    Number of visiting tourists fall

    Benguela - Around 25,000 tourists visited the Benguela province in the first half of this year, less 7,000 from the same period last year, said the president of the local Association of Hotels, Resorts and Similar, Jorge Gabriel.