Angola-S. Africa-DRC Approve Secretariat Mechanism
[ANGOP]Luanda -Angola, South Africa and Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) have approved the structure and composition of their secretariat mechanism.
New Parliamentary Year Debates Set for 29 October
[ANGOP]Luanda -Leaders of Parliamentary groups of National Assembly Wednesday in Luanda met to prepare the agenda for the first meeting of the Annual Plenary of 3rd Legislative Session of 3rd Legislature convened for 29th of this month.
Govt Consolidates Actions to Prevent, Combat Ebola
[ANGOP]Luanda -The Angolan Government will consolidate the actions to ensure the prevention and protection of citizens against the Ebola virus, under the National Contingency Plan.
UAN Wants Human Rights Education in University Curriculum
[ANGOP]Luanda -The director of the Law Faculty of the public Agostinho Neto University (UAN), Carlos Teixeira, suggested on Tuesday, in Luanda, the inclusion of the theme related to the observance of human rights in the curriculum of higher education.
CPLP Foundations Provide Added Value to Member Countries - Deputy Governor of Luanda
[ANGOP]Luanda -The deputy governor of Luanda Province, Juvelina Imperial, considered Tuesday in this city that the 10th Meeting of the Foundations of the Community of Portuguese Speaking Countries (CPLP) provides added value to its member countries, since it allows the reflection of various topics and gives possible solutions to common problems in the community.
Defence Minister Travels to Maputo
[ANGOP]Luanda -The National Defence minister, JoÃ£o GonÃ§alves LourenÃ§o, on Wednesday morning left the country for Maputo, Mozambique, for a 24-hour work visit to that African country located in the southern coast of the Indian Ocean.
Banking Sector Controls At Least 20,000 Workers
[ANGOP]Luanda -The Angolan banking sector controls at least 20,000 workers, 84 per cent of whom are aged forty or below, a datum that demands continuous staff training, said last Tuesday in Luanda one of the directors of the National Reserve Bank (BNA), Manuel AntÃ³nio.
Health Minister Heads Delegation to WHO 64th Annual Session for Africa
[ANGOP]Luanda -An Angolan delegation led by the minister of Health, JosÃ© Van-DunÃ©m, will attend from 03 to 07 November in Cotonou, Republic of Benin, the Sixty Fourth Annual Session of the WHO Regional Committee for Africa, as announced on Wednesday to ANGOP an official source.
Sol Bank Signs Deal With Insurance Companies
[ANGOP]Luanda -Sol Bank signed Wednesday in Luanda an agreement to provide services with Insurance Firms: "GA Seguros" and "Media Seguros".
Libolo Two Wins Away From Title
[ANGOP]Luanda -The first placed Recreativo do Libolo, with 62 points, and Kabuscorp do Palanca are fighting for the title as the National Soccer Championship (Girabola2014) enters its final phase marked by three remaining rounds.
Intermodal Railway Station Due in November - CFL
[ANGOP]Luanda -The Intermodal Railway Station located between Kapalanga station and the level crossing of highway will start operating in November, Luanda Railway Company (CFL) has announced.
Handball - Three Newcomers Mark Women's Team for Pre-Olympics
[ANGOP]Luanda -The handball players Ngalula kankas from ASA team, Elga Quimeia and Ivete SimÃ£o, both from Progresso do Sambizanga team are among the 25 pre-convened athletes for the senior female national team of handball, for the pre-Olympic tournament preparation stage that is to take place from 19 to 26 March 2015, in Luanda.
Parliamentary Whips Prepare First Plenary Session of New Legislative Year
[ANGOP]Luanda -The Angolan National Assembly whips are meeting this Wednesday in Luanda to prepare the first plenary meeting of the 2014/2015 Legislative year.
Foreign Minister Highlights Importance of CPLP Foundations
[ANGOP]Luanda -The Angolan Foreign Affairs minister, Georges Chikoti, last Tuesday in Luanda highlighted the importance of the Foundations of the African Portuguese Speaking Countries Community (CPLP) in its contribution to easing the suffering of disadvantaged people.
FAF Chairman Recognizes Least National Team Success
[ANGOP]Luanda -The chairman of the Angolan Football Federation (FAF), Pedro Neto, recognized on Tuesday, in the northern Cabinda Province, that the National Team have had a less successful campaign in Group C for the African Football Cup of Nations (CAN2015).
Extension Workers Attend Training in Aquaculture Specialty
[ANGOP]Lubango -The Ministry of Fisheries announced it will promote a training course for 100 trainers of extension workers and field agents to ensure operation and implementation of the action plan for the development of aquaculture in Angola.
Staff Office Proposes Unification of Financial Training Institutions
[ANGOP]Luanda -The Director of Staff Bureau of Civil Office of the President of Republic, Aldemiro Vaz da ConceiÃ§Ã£o, Tuesday in Luanda proposed the unification of various training institutions linked to the financial sector in a financial academy.
CPLP Discusses Development Challenges
[ANGOP]Luanda -The global challenges related to development, such as inequality among peoples, fight against poverty and the impact of climate changes, top the agenda of the 10th Meeting of Foundations of the Portuguese Speaking Countries Community (CPLP), running from 21-23 October in Luanda.
Minister Stresses Importance of Family Farming in Fighting Against Hunger, Poverty
[ANGOP]Saurimo -Angolan minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Afonso Canga Monday in Saurimo, eastern Lunda Sul province, said that the Family Agriculture plays a key role in combat hunger and poverty, food production, creation of job and in development process of rural areas.
Official Defends Legislation to Ensure Agricultural Insurance
[ANGOP]Luanda -Angola's Insurance Company (ENSA) urged for the need to adopt specific legislation to ensure agriculture insurance, under the implementation of the National Development Plan 2013/2017.