Angola will Host the Meeting of the Ministers of Finance and Governors of the Central African Banks

Partial View of the Bay of Luanda / Photo: Clemente Santos

Angola will host on August 27-28 the Meeting of the Ministers of Finance and Governors of the Central African Banks, the African Caucus. The meeting is an important opportunity for African leaders, represented by their Ministers of Finance, Planning and Governors of the Central Banks, to jointly present in a coordinated and organized way the major and current concerns affecting the economies of the African continent, ...

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Angola and Japan Sign Loan Agreement

The Ministers of Finance of Japan and of the Republic of Angola Shaking Hands

The Minister of Finance of the Republic of Angola, Armando Manuel and the President of Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), Akihiko Tanaka, signed on August 17 in Tokyo, Japan, a 23.64 trillion yen loan agreement. The loan designated as “Development Policy Loan” was preceded by an Exchange of Notes signing ceremony held in Luanda (Angola) on July 31.

The three-day visit to Japan by ...

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Angolan President Receives Message from Ugandan Counterpart

Crispus Kiyonga, Special Envoy of the Ugandan President / Photo: Francisco Miudo

The Angolan Head of State, José Eduardo dos Santos, received on August 18, at the Presidential Palace in Luanda a message from his counterpart of Uganda, Museveni Yoweru. The message was conveyed by Uganda’s Defense Minister, Crispus Kyonga, acting as a special envoy of the Ugandan leader.

Asked by the press about the current situation in the Great Lakes Region, particularly the crisis in Burundi, ...

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Private Investment in Angola Will Be Faster

Minister of Economy – Abrahão Gourgel / Photo: Rosário dos Santos

Private investment in Angola will be faster under the new Private Investment Law, adopted on August 11, said the Minister of Economy Abrahão Gourgel.

Speaking about the new law at a seminar held on August 17 on “Private Investment”, Abrahão Gourgel said the role of the National Private Investment Agency (ANIP) will be transferred to ministries and enabling the private investments process to be done faster as ...

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Zambia to Import Oil from Angola

Photo: Rogério Tuti © JAIMAGENS

The Zambian government’s intention to import, in the near future, oil from the Republic of Angola was the main issue discussed on August 10 at the Presidential Palace in Luanda during a meeting between the Angolan Head of State, José Eduardo dos Santos, and the Zambian Deputy Minister at State House, Mulenga Sata.

Addressing the press after the meeting, Mulenga Sata said that his country currently imports oil and oil by products from ...

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