Technical Group Discuss Investment Promotion and Protection Mechanisms

Meeting of the Technical Group for Investment Promotion and Protection / Photo: Rosário dos Santos

Promotion and protection investment mechanisms and double taxation avoidance were discussed on Tuesday at a meeting of the Working Group for the Negotiation of Agreements on Reciprocal Protection of Investments and Double Taxation.

Created by a Presidential Decree, the group is chaired by the Minister of Foreign Affairs. The group’s members include the Ministers of Finance, Economy, Planning, Fisheries, Hotels and Tourism, Commerce, Industry, the Governor of the National Bank of Angola as well as representatives of institutions related to foreign trade.

The Secretary of State for Cooperation, Ângela Bragança, pointed out as priority agreements on promotion and protection of investments with the United Arab Emirates, China and Japan, as well as updating previously signed protocols.

Source: ANGOP, Jornal de Angola