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  • Thu, 16 Jul 2020 13:52

    Catumbela's industrial hub gets new plastic container factory

    Benguela - The Benguela-based Catumbela Industrial Development hub has since july a new factory of water and fuel plastic containers, its human resources director, Sérgio Rodrigues, told ANGOP on Thursday.

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  • Wed, 08 Jul 2020 11:58

    Benguela: Olutorsky ship starts unloading catch

    Lobito: Ukrainian-owned Olutorsky ship began Tuesday unloading the catch in Lobito, coastal Benguela province, after four-day stand-off between the owner and the local authorities.

  • Wed, 01 Jul 2020 15:58

    Finance Ministry debt payment relieves companies

    Benguela - The private business sector in Benguela is currently experiencing relief due to the payment by the Ministry of Finance of 31.6 billion kwanzas from the total 48 billion kwanzas of the debt validated, contracted between 2013 and 2017, Angop leant on Wednesday from a government source.

  • Fri, 08 May 2020 14:24

    Benguela hotels chain records 60 percent drop in revenues

    Benguela - The hotels chain in southern Benguela province has recorded 60 percent loss in revenues due to the covid-19 pandemic, the head of the Association of Hoteliers and Similar, Jorge Gabriel, told ANGOP Friday.

  • Thu, 07 May 2020 12:32

    Covid-19: Country plans to increase salt production

    Benguela - Angola will increase salt production, this year, from 109,000 to 120,000 tonnes, despite the covid-19 pandemic that plagues the world, the president of the Producers Association (Aprosal), Tottas Garrido, has disclosed.

  • Tue, 21 Apr 2020 10:51

    National highway 105 gains new bridges

    Benguela - The government of the coastal Benguela province announced plan for construction of two bridges and rehabilitation of another one in the short term along national road No. 105, which connects the provinces of Benguela and Huíla, Angop learnt Monday.

  • Mon, 06 Apr 2020 18:38

    Fishing operators point out causes of low catch

    Benguela - The scarcity of fish in the Benguela sea is mainly due to the poor management of marine resources in previous years, said Monday, the president of the local Association of operators in the sector, Jinofla Viegas.

  • Tue, 10 Mar 2020 20:20

    AGT plans to register 1,000 buildings by December

    Lobito - The Lobito Tax Office, in the province of Benguela, intends to register about a thousand buildings for the expansion of its tax base (Urban Property Tax), until the first half of December this year, said Tuesday, its deputy chief, Paulo Chilala.

  • Thu, 20 Feb 2020 18:10

    Benguela province to have new trains

    Lobito - The rail passengers movement between Benguela and Lobito might increase for more than 400,000 monthly compared to the current 80,000 with the starting in June this year of two new composed rail trains on this 30-kilometer intercity route.