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#Angola - In reset mode as lower oil revenue stretch government finances

By Weyinmi Omamuli

Forced spending cuts to slow growth to 3.2% in 2015. The country’s fledging non-oil economy (43% of GDP) has registered impressive growth rates in recent years, averaging 8.1% over the last five years. 662 more words


Studying in Angola VS studying in UK


     I was born in Portugal but I live in Angola since my 6 years old. However, my school in Angola was a Portuguese school so the education system was the Portuguese one. 284 more words

Russia Hosts First International Army Games


Russia hosts the first International Army Games on August 1-15 with teams from 16 other nations expected to take part in various contests organized by the Russian Defense Ministry.

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Three African contracts for Boskalis

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) has been awarded three dredging-related contracts on the African subcontinent with a combined value of approximately EUR 75 million.The works are to be carried out in Angola, Gabon and Senegal. 263 more words


Field notes from a Trouble Maker

(The names of characters have been changed to protect the guilty, frustrate the powerful, and amuse my children.)

2015 has not been an easy year but then, in retrospect, I am not sure I would recognize an easy year if it bit me on my nose. 257 more words


How Isabel dos Santos and the American Petroleum Institute killed Cecil the Lion (Part II)

This, as your kindergarten teacher would have said, is a “teachable moment.” And I do mean “moment” since it isn’t very often that indignant Westerners collectively turn their full attention to Africa. 2,386 more words


PayServ Receives Excellence In Business Award

The Angola Area Chamber of Commerce’s annual Ebbie Awards Banquet and Business Showcase took place on March 5, 2015 to honor the peer-selected “Best of the Best” in nine individual areas of professional achievement. 158 more words