Photo: Embassy of Angola
Superintendent Yoshie Suzuki, Chief of Kitazawa Police Station, Setagaya Ward, paid today, November 19, a courtesy call to H.E. Ambassador Rui Orlando Xavier. Superintendent Suzuki congratulated the new ambassador of Angola on his appointment. Ambassador Xavier thanked Superintendent Suzuki for the cooperation Kitazawa Police Station has been giving to the Embassy, particularly when it organizes events.Read More →
President João Lourenço Photo: ANGOP
Angolan Head of State João Lourenço will visit Portugal from November 22 to 24 at the invitation of his Portuguese counterpart, Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa.
According to the President’s Civil Affairs Office, this will be the first State visit of President João Lourenço to Portugal.
The President will be accompanied by the First Lady, Ana Dias Lourenço, a ministerial delegation and members of his office.
The official program includes visits to ...Read More →
Photo: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan
HE Mr. Rui Orlando Xavier, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Angola to Japan, presented on 5 October 2018, a copy of his letter of credence to H.E. Mr. Takeo Akiba, Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs of Japan.Read More →
Angolan President, João Lourenço (right) and the President & CEO of Haldor Topsoe / Photo: Franciso Miúdo
The President and CEO of the Dannish group Haldor Topsoe announced on Monday in Luanda, the construction of a factory in Soyo municipality, Zaire province with the capacity to produce two million tons of fertilizer per year.
The project is valued at two billion dollars, totally private and will be built in three years, according to the president ...Read More →
A session at the UN General Assembly (archive) / Photo: Don Emmert
Angola marks today the 41st anniversary of its admission as a full member of the United Nations.
According to a press release by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the admission of Angola as a member of the UN on December 1, 1976, was based on the resolution 397/76.
The press release notes that “for being a valid interlocutor, Angola has already been twice at the ...Read More →
President João Lourenço (right) and President Hery Rajaonarimampianina (letf) / Photo: Francisco Miudo
Angola and Madagascar officialized the bilateral cooperation on 18 November at a meeting in Luanda between the Angolan President, João Lourenço, and his Malagasy counterpart, Hery Rajaonarimampianina. The meeting between the two Statesmen was part of a working visit to Angola by the Malagasy President, aimed at strengthening ties of friendship between the peoples of the two countries.
At the end of the ...Read More →
The Republic of Angola was elected on 16 October by the United Nations General Assembly in New York, as member of the UN Human Rights Council, for the period 2018 – 2020. Angola was among the four candidates from Africa to the Council, alongside the Democratic Republic of Congo, Nigeria and Senegal.
In all, the General Assembly elected 15 new members, four from Africa, four from the Asia-Pacific, two from Eastern Europe, three ...Read More →