Luanda, Angola Newswire (Page 8)

Luanda, Angola Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. European Data Center Startup Etix Bets on R&D, Edge MarketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | Data Center Knowledge

    ... in Fortaleza will be the South Atlantic Cable System, which will stretch across the Atlantic Ocean to land in Luanda, Angola. Both cables are being built by Angola Cables, which hired Etix to build the Fortaleza station and a data center close to it ...

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  2. Angola: IMF Welcomes BPC RestructuringRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    The International Monetary Fund welcomed the Plan for Restructuring and Recapitalization of the Angolan Savings and Credit Bank , which must be based on solid bases, to contribute to the country's development. This was said to the press on Tuesday in Luanda by the head of the IMF mission, Ricardo Velloso, at the end of the meeting with the members of the 5th Commission for Economy and Finance of the National Assembly.

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  3. 4DX Announces Australian Debut Through New Partnership with Village...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | PRWeb

    CJ 4DPLEX, the world's leading 4D cinema company, has today announced a partnership with Village Cinemas that will bring 4DX to Australia for the first time, beginning with the Village Cinemas Century City location. Currently available in more than 370 auditoriums across 47 countries - and averaging two new theatre openings every week - 4DX brings motion seats and environmental effects such as wind, rain, lightning, snow, and a variety of scents to moviegoers around the world.

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  4. From War Refugee to Successful Entrepreneur - Myriam TaylorRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2017 | Weekend

    Meaning 'heart' in Kimbundu , an Angolan language, Muxima is a line of products for textured hair. Made with love and using a combination of the world's i nest bio ingredients for textured hair - uniquely formulated together in high quantities - Muxima nourishes and styles your hair in a way nothing has before.

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  5. Angola: Floods Kill 11, Cause Widespread DestructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    Eleven people have died and several more are missing after torrential rain hit northern parts of Angola between Tuesday afternoon and Thursday. The country's capital, Luanda, has been badly affected after a month's worth of rain, 76mm, fell in just over 24 hours.

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  6. Africa: Angola, Morocco Discuss Bilateral CooperationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    The strengthening of bilateral cooperation in the defense field was high on agenda of Friday audience the Angolan Defence minister Joo Loureno granted to Moroccan ambassador to Angola, Saadia el Alaqui in Luanda. The Moroccan diplomat told the press at the end of the meeting that they reviewed the advantages of reciprocal cooperation.

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  7. Angola floods kill 11, cause widespread destrucitonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | Al Jazeera

    Luanda, has been badly affected after a month's worth of rain fell in just over 24 hours [Ampe Rogerio/AFP] Eleven people have died and several more are missing after torrential rain hit northern parts of Angola between Tuesday afternoon and Thursday. The country's capital, Luanda, has been badly affected after a month's worth of rain, 76mm, fell in just over 24 hours.

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  8. .com | Flooding kills 11 in Angola, destroys 700 homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | News24

    Floods in Angola have killed at least eleven people and left thousands homeless after the country was hit by torrential rain, rescuers said on Thursday. More than 700 homes were destroyed following the deluge in the coastal northwestern Luanda province which began on Tuesday afternoon and lasted into the early hours of Thursday, rescue service spokesperson Faustino Mingues told AFP.

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  9. UN Urges DRC to Implement December Political DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | Voice of America

    ... arrives for a southern and central African leaders' meeting to discuss the political crisis in the DRC in Luanda, Angola. In December, President Joseph Kabila remained in power after his constitutional mandate expired, sparking unrest and reigniting ...

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  10. Protest in Angola against abortion criminalisation lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2017 | BBC News

    Some 200 demonstrators have protested in Luanda against a draft law criminalising all abortions, to be voted on next week. Angola has one of the world's worst health care systems.

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  11. .com | Rare protest in Angola as 200 march for abortion rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2017 | News24

    Hundreds of Angolans hold placards and shout slogans as they march to protest against a draft law that would criminalise all in Luanda, Angola. Luanda - At least 200 demonstrators protested under heavy police surveillance in the Angolan capital Luanda on Saturday against a draft law criminalising all abortions.

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  12. Working together to make a strong foundationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2017 | Catholic Voice

    ... in Spain serve 5,000 students with 500 professionals. Schools in Munich, Germany; Sofia, Bulgaria; and Luanda, Angola, are in the building or planning stages. Both Wood Rose and its new collaborator value a robust faith life. Wood Rose's chaplain is ...

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  13. Angola considers up to 10 years in prison for abortionsRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2017 | The Gazette

    Angola's parliament votes next week on a proposal to imprison for up to 10 years women who have abortions and people who perform them, angering the president's daughter and others in the former Portuguese colony. Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch are urging authorities to allow a protest Saturday in the capital, Luanda, calling on the country to decriminalize abortion, saying organizers have informed Gov. Higinio Carneiro but received no reply.

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  14. Angola: Respect Womens Right to MarchRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    The Angolan government must allow protesters to exercise their rights to freedom of expression and peaceful assembly, Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch said ahead of a planned demonstration in Luanda for a women's right to have an abortion. The protest, scheduled for March 18, 2017, is in response to the new draft penal code currently before parliament, which punishes without exceptions those who have or perform an abortion with up to 10 years in prison.

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  15. Angola: Respect Women's Right to MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2017 | Humans Rights Watch

    ... today, ahead of a planned demonstration in Luanda for a woman's right to have an abortion. A general view of Luanda, Angola, where organizers are planning a demonstration for women's right to have an abortion on March 18, 2017.

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  16. Angola opens first flour mill in 10 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2017 | World-Grain

    Faced with lost oil revenue, the government of Angola is encouraging the development of wheat milling to replace relatively costly flour imports as part of its overall economic diversification plan, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Foreign Agricultural Service said in a March 10 report. Angola currently imports about 500,000 tons of wheat flour per year from Turkey and the E.U., at a value of $177 million in 2015.

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  17. .com | Angola jails alleged coup plotters for up to 10 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | News24

    An Angolan court handed down jail terms Wednesday ranging from four to 10 years to eight men accused of seeking to topple the country's long-ruling president, Jose Eduardo dos Santos. The men were described as the ringleaders among 35 former fighters from the Unita opposition party who allegedly tried to seize power in January 2016.

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  18. What It's Like to Work for Billionaires: The Good, the Bad, and the NotableRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | The New York Observer

    As our country adjusts to a billionaire in the White House and gears up for the wealthiest cabinet in American history , I asked myself, who do I know who would tell me about billionaire bosses? Enter Arick Wierson, who has a unique rA sumA ; he has worked for five different billionaires over the course of his career. Arick Wierson, the son of two public school teachers in a leafy suburb of Minneapolis, is an unlikely protagonist for a career that reads more like a script for a Hollywood thriller, with storylines weaving through finance, film, fashion and politics in exotic locales such as Rio de Janeiro, Riyadh, Managua and Luanda.

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  19. Angolan coup plotters jailed for up to 10 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Daily Monitor

    An Angolan court handed down jail terms Wednesday ranging from four to 10 years to eight men accused of seeking to topple the country's long-ruling president, Jose Eduardo dos Santos. Dos Santos has governed the oil-rich central-western African power since 1979, just four years after independence from Portugal, making him Africa's second-longest serving leader after Equatorial Guinea's Teodoro Obiang Nguema.

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  20. KCCA keep believingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | Daily Monitor

    Conceding twice inside seven minutes had turned KCCA's dream of a Caf Champions' League group stage appearance into a nightmare in the cold of Pretoria on Friday night. Then, like many times before, predator Geoffrey Sserunkuma bagged a precious away goal in a 2-1 loss to African champions Mamelodi Sundowns that gives KCCA more than just belief ahead of a home second leg.

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