- AllAfrica.comJul 31 09:11 AM
[Africa In Fact] "Magnificent and Beggar Land: Angola Since the Civil War" is an expertly researched and simply told historical and political overview of one of sub- Saharan Africa's least understood countries.
- BloombergJul 28 05:00 AM
Angola, sub-Saharan Africa’s third-largest economy, needs to take more steps to boost its currency than increasing the benchmark interest rate twice in two months, said Eaglestone Advisory SA.
- Business Wire via Yahoo! FinanceJul 29 07:31 AM
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Angola Oil and Gas Exploration and Production Analysis and Outlook to 2025 - Blocks, Fields, Production Outlook, SWOT, Companies and Market Structure of Angola Upstream" report to their offering.
- Reuters via Yahoo! NewsJul 20 01:41 AM
Angola's state oil firm Sonangol on Monday requested prequalified bidders to submit bids for ten onshore oil blocks as Africa's second largest crude exporter aims to open up new exploration opportunities. U.S. oil major Chevron, Italy's ENI, commodities trader Glencore and Portugal's GALP were among the prequalified companies who could operate the blocks, Sonangol said in a press release ...
- Al Jazeera via Yahoo UK & Ireland NewsJul 27 03:40 AM
By jailing a group of young activists, Angola's government has invited criticism of its rule - and its economic policy.
- Reuters via Yahoo! NewsJul 08 05:29 AM
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Angola's government plans to spend $432 million to roll out over a million electricity meters by 2017, the state news agency said, in a move that could help boost revenues for power producers. Energy Minister Joao Baptista Borges said the meters would be linked to a pre-paid system, which is commonly used in Africa for mobile phones, ANGOP reported late on Tuesday. ...
- AllAfrica.comAug 03 04:16 AM
[Maka] On July 30, the Angolan authorities played a game of cat and mouse regarding the whereabouts of nine activists who were detained on Wednesday during a demonstration in support of 15 political prisoners.
- The PunchJul 29 09:52 PM
A number of African countries, including Angola and South Sudan, are fast becoming preferred exporters of crude oil to Asian countries, especially China. Before now, Nigeria was a dominant exporter of oil to this market. Weakness in global oil benchmark Brent has prompted China to buy more crude from Africa, and the country’s imports from... [Read More...]
- Reuters via Yahoo! NewsJul 28 12:23 AM
LUANDA (Reuters) - Angola's central bank raised its benchmark lending rate by 50 basis points to 10.25 percent on Monday, saying this would help reduce price volatility in the economy.
- BBC NewsJul 23 04:33 AM
A leading rights group calls for the release of at least 13 people, including a rapper, held in Angola for allegedly plotting to oust the president.
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