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Angola's partnership with National Geographic Society to bolster tourism
24-04-2018 | 08:29:58
Angola and the National Geographic Society are preparing to sign, in the short term, a cooperation protocol in the biodiversity conservation segment.
Tango renews Oena mining license in South Africa for nine years, terminates Txapemba agreement in Angola
17-04-2018 | 09:35:00
Tango Mining Limited has announced that its subsidiary, African Star Minerals Limited, has received confirmation from the Department of Mineral Resources, Republic of South Africa.
EU, UNCTAD kick start $6.9 million project to help Angola diversify its trade
16-04-2018 | 09:04:00
The European Union and UNCTAD have launched a four-year, $6.9m project aimed at helping Angola diversify its economy and reduce its dependence on oil, which accounts for a whopping 93% of total merchandise exports.
Eni and Sonangol start oil production in Ochigufu field, offshore Angola
19-03-2018 | 14:11:16
Eni and Sonangol have started oil production from the Ochigufu project, in Block 15/06 of Angola’s deep offshore.
Angola set to acquire aircraft to monitor exclusive economic zone
15-03-2018 | 13:02:07
Angola will buy three C-295 maritime patrol aircraft to ensure monitoring and surveillance missions at maritime space and in particular the Exclusive Economic Zone
African Development Bank approves $100 million trade finance facility in Angola
12-03-2018 | 07:41:00
The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank has approved a US $100-million Trade Finance Line of Credit to Angola’s Investment Bank,Banco Angolano de Investimentos, BAI.
Angola embraces the enhanced security brought by EMV card payments with PURE solution
05-03-2018 | 18:10:45
Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, is supplying EMIS (Empresa Interbaricária de Serviços), Angola's domestic payments processor, with a PURE white label payment solution that will enable swift migration to the enhanced security of the EMV 'Chip and PIN' standard.
Angola Cables targets US customers with upgraded network
23-02-2018 | 06:15:00
Angola Cables, an Angolan telecommunications multinational has announced that U.S.-based, FiberLight, LLC will provide backhaul connectivity in the U.S., starting with the Miami, Florida region.
Angola exempts tourism visas to Botswana, Mauritius, Seychelles and Zimbabwe
22-02-2018 | 06:04:00
Angola has exempted tourism visas to stay up to 30 days per entry and 90 days a year to four African countries and one Asia nation, based on the principle of diplomatic reciprocity.
[Angola] Banco Postal picks Fiorano software to drive digital transformation agenda
08-02-2018 | 13:07:00
Banco Postal Angola has successfully implemented a platform that tackles integration challenges in its digital transformation journey.
Angola Investment Fund mulls performance-based forgivable loans for entrepreneurs and small businesses
31-01-2018 | 06:32:00
The Angola Investment Fund (AIF) Board of Directors are investigating similar programs that could offer entrepreneurs and small business in Angola a performance-based forgivable loan options when they are looking to grow.
Angola's Aenergy joins Afreximbank shareholding
30-01-2018 | 06:57:00
The African Export-Import Bank has announced the coming on board of Angola-based pan-African conglomerate Aenergy as a shareholder, following its successful subscription to Class “B” shares of the African multilateral trade finance bank.
Offshore installation of Angola-Brazil cable nears completion
25-01-2018 | 08:43:00
The installation of the first direct link between Africa and South Americas nearing completion. The wet-plant installation is progressing in accordance to the plan and the cables will arrive in Brazil at the beginning of February 2018.
Sonangol Interview Discusses Enhanced Production in Angola
16-01-2018 | 11:31:00
With production decline a common challenge to offshore production in mature fields globally, operators in West Africa are taking advantage of innovative technical developments
South African Airways enters codeshare agreement with TAAG Angola Airlines
11-01-2018 | 12:17:57
South African Airways (SAA) has announced a code-share agreement with TAAG Angola Airlines.
Russia launches telecoms satellite for Angola
29-12-2017 | 14:50:00
Russia on Tuesday launched a rocket carrying Angosat-1, the first national telecoms satellite for Angola, from its Baikonur space pad, with rare use of a rocket from Ukraine despite collapsed ties between the two nations.
[Angola] Sonangol and Cobalt announce $500 million oil dispute settlement
20-12-2017 | 07:00:00
The Angolan National Concessionaire Sociedade Nacional de Combustíveis de Angola, Sonangol, and Cobalt International Energy have signed an agreement to resolve all disputes and transition Cobalt’s interests in Blocks 20 and 21 offshore Angola.
Angola Cables and WACREN collaborate to expand connectivity among West and Central African research & education institutions
20-12-2017 | 06:00:00
Angola Cables has announced an agreement with the West and Central African Research and Education Network, the regional research and education network that facilitates interconnections between national RENs in West and Central Africa.
Angola to build $2 billion fertilizer factory with two million tonnes annual production capacity
07-12-2017 | 06:25:36
The President and CEO of the Dannish group Haldor Topsoe has announced the construction of a factory in Soyo municipality, Zaire province with the capacity to produce two million tons of fertilizer per year.
Eni becomes operator of Cabinda North, strengthens presence in upstream, downstream, trading and renewable sectors in Angola
28-11-2017 | 09:30:00
Eni’s CEO Claudio Descalzi and Sonangol’s Chairman of the Board of Directors Carlos Saturnino have signed an agreement that assigns operatorship of Cabinda North block to Eni, as well as 48% the block’s rights.
South Africa and Angola to renew economic links to boost trade
28-11-2017 | 06:40:55
The Acting Chief Executive Officer of Trade Investment Africa at the Department of Trade and Industry, Ms Lerato Mataboge says it is vital for South Africa and Angola to renew and strengthen their economic partnership.
Angola Cables collaborates with Microsoft to drive digital transformation in Africa
02-11-2017 | 14:08:00
Angola Cables announced today that it has become a Microsoft ExpressRoute partner to meet the needs of Africa-based organisations migrating business applications and IT infrastructures to the cloud.
Investment funds already a reality in Angola
31-10-2017 | 06:50:41
Investment funds are already available for investment in Angola. They are an excellent savings alternative instrument for the national market.
Wartsila set to supply generating equipment to help meet Angola’s electricity needs
17-10-2017 | 09:20:12
The technology group Wärtsilä has signed a framework supply contract to supply the generating equipment for three new power plant projects being implemented in Angola.
Global leader in online gaming selects Angonix, Africa’s third largest IXP
16-10-2017 | 07:08:05
Angonix, Angola’s largest Internet Exchange Point, has welcomed i3D.net as its first remote peering customer.
[Angola] Angonix now third largest Internet Exchange Point in Africa
16-08-2017 | 12:24:28
In just two years, Angonix, an Internet Exchange Point (IXP) based in Luanda Angola, has grown exponentially to become the third largest African IXP.
New Angolan beverage plant approved for development
15-08-2017 | 09:02:00
A company, Grupo Sun Ocean Lda., formed by Sun Ocean Holdings Ltd., and QG African Infrastructure 1 LP has received formal approval from UTIP (Technical Unit for Private Investment) in Angola.
Angola Cables announces watershed moment for African Internet
11-08-2017 | 07:18:40
Angola Cables has taken a step closer to completion of the South Atlantic Cable System (SACS) at an official launch in Sangano, Angola.
Installation of first direct subsea link between Africa and South America begins in Angola
09-08-2017 | 08:56:07
Angola Cables today took a step closer to completion of the South Atlantic Cable System at an official launch in Sangano, Angola. SACS is the first direct link between Africa and South America.
TAAG Angola Airlines partners with Discover the World for marketing representation in France, Germany and Russia
26-07-2017 | 13:30:00
TAAG-Angola Airlines, Angola's national carrier, has recently launched a new partnership with Discover the World for sales and marketing representation in France, Germany and Russia.
Angola Cables breaks ground for its Brazilian data centre
11-07-2017 | 05:27:32
Multinational telecommunications company, Angola Cables has announced that construction had begun on its South American data centre, located in Fortaleza, Brazil.
Safaricom takes M-Pesa to Nigeria, Angola
13-06-2017 | 08:23:00
Safaricom Ltd may expand its popular mobile-banking service M-Pesa into countries such as Nigeria and Angola, as East Africa’s biggest company grapples with regulatory scrutiny in its home market of Kenya.
Angola to Explore Business Opportunities in Agriculture, Dairy, Meat, Oil and Gas and Mining - Report
09-06-2017 | 12:37:00
Angola is one of the fastest growing and most promising economies in Africa. Angola's high GDP growth is driven by high international oil prices.
[Angola] Movicel picks Sparkle to protect network and grow revenue
30-05-2017 | 05:26:00
The international service arm of TIM Group, Sparkle has been selected by Movicel Angola for its SMS network protection and revenues maximization.
Angola Airlines and Network Airline Management renew aircraft contract
24-05-2017 | 13:30:27
Network Airline Management and TAAG Angola Airlines, the national airline of Angola have renewed long-term freighter aircraft contract, which seals their ongoing partnership.
GE announces order with AE Energia to bring fast, digital power to Angola
02-05-2017 | 11:28:00
GE today announced an order from AE Energia for fast, digital power in Angola. The order includes seven TM2500 mobile aeroderivative gas turbine generator sets, services agreements and digital solutions for PRODEL, the state-owned company responsible for power production.
New drilling initiatives in Nigeria, Ghana, Angola, and Cote d'Ivoire to drive the $190.25 billion industry, study
27-04-2017 | 14:32:00
The global offshore drilling rigs market is poised to grow at a Compound annual growth rate of around10.2 per cent over the next decade to reach approximately $190.25 billion by 2025
[Angola] AfDB country support strategy focuses on Agricultural Transformation, Infrastructure Development in the next five years
27-04-2017 | 08:16:00
The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) has approved the Bank’s Angola Country Strategy Paper (CSP) to guide its interventions in the country in the next five years, focusing on Inclusive growth through agricultural transformation and supporting sustainable infrastructure development.
Angola Cables announces start of cable loading for Atlantic System project
24-04-2017 | 11:33:24
Taking a step closer to completing a valuable new route for the global telecommunications sector, Angola Cables has announced the completion of the marine survey for the South Atlantic Cable System (SACS),
Angola Cables completes system connecting Africa and the Americas to create new route for Internet traffic
21-04-2017 | 13:38:36
Taking a step closer to completing a valuable new route for the global telecommunications sector, Angola Cables today announced the completion of the marine survey for the South Atlantic Cable System (SACS), as well as the start of cable loading on the Angolan side of SACS.
Nigeria loses Africa's top oil producer position to Angola
19-04-2017 | 07:52:00
With the cumulative loss of 4.8 million barrels in the month under review put in cost at the prevailing $55.89 per barrel for Brent crude, Nigeria is estimated to have lost over $271.8 million (N82.8 billion).
[Angola] IMF welcomes restructuring of Angola Savings and Credit Bank
30-03-2017 | 08:32:00
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) welcomed the Plan for Restructuring and Recapitalization of the Angolan Savings and Credit Bank (BPC), which must be based on solid bases, to contribute to the country's development.
Nine African countries commit to protect Congo Basin with Blue Fund
10-03-2017 | 07:19:43
Ministers from nine African nations (Morocco, Angola, Burundi, Central African Republic, Chad, Democratic Republic of Congo, Gabon, the Republic of the Congo and Rwanda) have today gathered in Oyo at the invitation of the President of the Republic of the Congo to sign a Memorandum of Understanding on the creation of the Congo Basin Blue Fund.
[Angola] Chevron commits to invest in liquefied natural gas project
23-02-2017 | 09:15:00
Chevron, one of the world's largest energy companies, has pledged to continue investing in the production project of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) based in Soyo, northern Zaire province according to its deputy Executive chairperson, Jay Johnson.
Quantum Global named Best Investment Company in Angola 2016
07-02-2017 | 09:11:00
African focused investment firm Quantum Global Group were announced as the winners of the Global Banking and Finance Review award for Best Investment Company Angola 2016.