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  1. Deputy Minister Magwanishe to Lead a Trade and Investment Mission to AngolaRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2018 | World News Report

    Following President Cyril Ramaphosa working visit to Luanda, Angola in March 2018, where he pronounced that South Africa will continue to work to increase cooperation with Angola at higher levels and the State Visit to South Africa by Angolan president, Mr Joao Lourenco in November 2017, the Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry Mr Bulelani Magwanishe will lead a business delegation to Angola on a Trade and Investment mission. The mission will take place from 16-21 July 2018.

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  2. Southern Africa:Zambia Supports Institutionalisation of SADC ParliamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2018 | AllAfrica.com

    The Republic of Zambia is in favour of making the SADC Parliamentary Forum evolve into a regional parliament, said last Friday in Luanda the Speaker of the Angolan National Assembly, Fernando da Piedade Dias dos Santos. The leader of the Angolan Parliament said so to the press at the 04 de Fevereiro International Airport of Luanda, on his arrival from Lusaka, after a two-day visit to the neighbouring country, where he was received in audience by the Zambian Head of State, Edgar Chagwa Lungu.

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  3. Angola:Journalists' Acquittal a Victory for Free Speech in AngolanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2018 | AllAfrica.com

    A court in Luanda, Angola's capital, today acquitted investigative journalist Rafael Marques and editor Mariano Bras on accusations of insulting the state, a huge victory for press freedom in a country where the media have often been targets of government repression. The two journalists were charged on June 21, 2017 with "outrage to a body of sovereignty and injury against public authority," under Angola's Law on Crimes against State Security, after publishing an article about an alleged illegal land acquisition involving the attorney general, Joo Maria de Sousa.

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  4. Angolan Journalists' Acquittal a Victory for Free SpeechRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2018 | Humans Rights Watch

    Renowned investigative journalist Rafael Marques awaits the verdict at Luanda Provincial Court. A judge found him and Mariano Bras not guilty on charges of insulting the state on July 6, 2018.

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  5. Angola court acquits 2 reporters accused of insulting stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2018 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A journalist and human rights activist in Angola says he has been acquitted of charges that he insulted the state for reporting on alleged corruption involving a former attorney general. He and another journalist, Mariano Bras Lourenco, had been indicted for the publication of a report two years ago on an allegedly unethical real estate deal linked to the attorney general at the time.

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  6. Dessert battle ends up in court; Twitter wins ruling;...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2018 | SFGate

    A battle between two dessert companies - Mister Cookie Face and 600 lb Gorillas - in Boston's federal courthouse all started with an ice cream sandwich. Basically the Gorillas claimed that the Cookies were supposed to supply ice cream with 14 percent butterfat, but they ended up with 10 percent.

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  7. Angola:Port of Luanda Intends to Increase Cargo MovementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2018 | AllAfrica.com

    The Port of Luanda intends to increase cargo shipments to more than 8 million tons of goods this year, against the 7.7 million tons registered in 2017, said Tuesday the CEO of the Port of Luanda, Alberto Bengue. In order to achieve this goal, he said that it is important to carry out activities that guarantee greater sustainability for the development of the Port of Luanda, according to the recommendations made by Transport Minister Ricardo de Abreu at the end of a visit to the port facilities Wednesday.

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  8. Angola:Angola Denies Alleged Captivity of Mauritanian BusinessmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2018 | AllAfrica.com

    Angolan Foreign Minister Manuel Augusto on Monday denied reports that the businessman and former Mauritanian presidential candidate Rachid Mustafa was in captivity in Angola. Speaking to the press, after his participation in the recently concluded African Union Summit in Nouakchott, Mauritania, Manuel Augusto said that Mustafa was involved in a plane crash ein an airplan when travelling from Pointe- Noire in the neighboring Republic of Congo to Luanda.

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  9. Kuwait Ranks Last Among GCC in Terms of Living Costs for ExpatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2018 | Al Bawaba

    According to a recent survey by Mercer, Kuwait occupied the last place among the GCC countries and 122nd place in the world in terms of living costs for expatriates, while Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Riyadh topped the chart among the Arab cities. With this statistics, Kuwait is considered the best place for expatriates to live in the matter of expenses, reports Al- Seyassah daily.

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  10. World's most expensive cities for expats in 2018 revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2018 | Channel3000

    Mercer's ranking of 209 global destinations is based on a "basket" of 200 ticket items that reflect the cost of living for expatriates. Singapore ranks No.

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  11. The world's most expensive cities for expats includes Hong KongRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2018 | Daily Mail

    It topped Mercer's 2018 annual cost of living survey, which looked at 209 cities, reclaiming the title from Angola's oil-rich capital Luanda, which dropped to sixth place. Six of the world's top 10 most expensive cities are in Asia, with Tokyo deemed to be the second dearest city for expats.

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  12. Angola Telecom showcases new LTE service at Luanda eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2018 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    According to the coordinator of AT's management committee, Eduardo Sebastiao, the telco's new will help drive the spread of triple-play TV/video, internet/data and voice communications services. It was unconfirmed if the new Ministry confirmed that AT had been designated the country's third 'Unified Global' communications licensee permitted to provide all mobile/fixed voice/data/TV services alongside established cellcos Unitel and Movicel, under the new converged Electronic Communications framework .

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  13. Most expensive city for expats revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2018 | CNN

    Asia's cities are now some of the most expensive destinations for expats, according to a 2018 survey published by international consulting firm Mercer . Top of that list is Hong Kong, which reclaimed the title it last held in 2016 by bumping Angolan capital Luanda off the top spot.

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  14. Angolan capital still most expensive city in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2018 | Iol.co.za

    Angola's capital Luanda remains the most expensive city in Africa despite dropping off the top of a global list, a recent survey shows. The 24th cost of living survey by Mercer also showed that South Africa's Cape Town and Johannesburg have gone up in their ranking, meaning the cost of living has increased, from 199 to 170 and from 191 to 177 respectively.

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  15. Shortage of surveyors over next four years - reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2018 | RTE.ie

    Dr Roisin Murphy tells Aengus Cox that the lack of supply of suitably qualified surveying professionals is now the primary constraint to employment growth Demand for newly qualified construction and property surveyors is set to outstrip supply by more than 2,000 by 2021, according to a new report from the Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland. The study bases that projection on annual economic growth of 3%, but if yearly growth were to rise to 4% - the shortfall in the number of surveyors could double to 4,000.

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  16. Dublin highest ranked euro zone city in Mercer surveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2018 | RTE.ie

    Mercer's 24th annual Cost of Living Survey shows that Dublin has moved up 34 places from 66th to 32nd position Dublin is the highest ranked euro zone city in a list of the most expensive cities to live in for expatriate employees, according to a global study. Mercer's 24th annual Cost of Living Survey shows that Dublin has moved up 34 places from 66th to 32nd position.

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  17. Soaring rents push Hong Kong to No 1 most expensive city for expatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2018 | South China Morning Post

    Beer and burgers a 'bargain', but soaring rents push Hong Kong to No 1 most expensive city for expats, according to Mercer Hong Kong recaptured the dubious status as the most expensive city for expatriates among 209 cities worldwide amid soaring accommodation costs, even as it ranks as a relative bargain when it comes to beer and hamburgers, according to consulting firm Mercer. Hong Kong edged out Tokyo, Zurich, Singapore, and Seoul among the top five most expensive cities in the world, according to Mercer's 24th annual Cost of Living Survey.

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  18. Russia to compensate Angola for defunct satelliteRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2018 | Xinhuanet

    According to an agreement with Russia, the country will compensate Angola after the African country's first geostationary satellite Angosat-1 became inoperative. This was announced to the press in Luanda Tuesday by the Angolan Minister of Telecommunications and Information Technologies, Jose Carvalho da Rocha.

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  19. .com | Splendid? Angola divided on Commonwealth membershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2018 | News24

    Britain's Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson grabbed the headlines in Angola this month when he said the country joining the Commonwealth club of former British colonies would be "splendid" . The president of the oil-rich southern African nation Joao Lourenco had said he wanted to follow Mozambique, like Angola a Portuguese-speaking former colony of Lisbon, and become a member of the largely Anglophone bloc.

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  20. Angola:Video Shows Apparent Execution By PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2018 | AllAfrica.com

    Angolan authorities should promptly investigate the apparent summary execution of a criminal suspect by police officers in Luanda that was captured on video and shared on social media. The killing is one of dozens of reported cases of killings of young men suspected of crimes by alleged police officers in Angola.

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