21 April 2020
The 2020 Lines of Government Action, the first presented under the new chief executive, Ho Iat Seng, essentially retain that central role and opens new avenues for their development, like a Renminbi-denominated stock market and e-commerce platforms.
15 April 2020
The agreement between the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and non-member countries (OPEC+) means Angola should cut oil production to around 1.1 million barrels per day. And the announcement has not sustained oil prices in the international markets.
13 April 2020
Angolan president João Lourenço has decided to make changes in the Government and the Presidency, naming new ministers for Foreign Affairs and Defense. Some of the appointments are generating controversy, especially that of an MPLA leader accused for participating in a Thai-led scheme to embezzle state funds.
03 April 2020
According to a study from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTP), almost all African countries should have more than 1,000 cases by 1 May. Angola, Mozambique and Cabo Verde are among those where the number of infections is expected to peak later.
01 April 2020
Sociedade Mineira de Catoca has laid off most of its workers and suspended work at its new concessions, as part of measures to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus. For the same reason, the Ministry of Mineral Resources and Oil postponed the selection of the proposal in the international public tender for the construction of an oil refinery in Soyo, Zaire province.