Thu, 01 Aug 2019 11:03 - Updated Thu, 01 Aug 2019 11:08
Mirempt grants 35 licenses for Diamond exploitation
Uíge - The Ministry of Mineral Resources and Petroleum (Mirempt) granted on Tuesday, 35 diamond exploitation licenses to small industrial cooperatives in northern Uíge province.
Send by email
To share this news by email, fill out the information below and click Send
To report errors in the texts of articles published, fill out the information below and click Send
Photo: Pedro Parente
At least eight firms received exploitation licenses during a ceremony led by the national director of Mineral Resources, André Buta, in the presence of the deputy-governor for Political, Social and Economic Affairs, Catarina Pedro Domingos.
In the meantime, the national director urged firms to abide by the law to avoid punishments that could lead their activities to be shutdown.
Each firm granted licenses must create 30 jobs and sell their production to the Angolan Diamond Trade Society (Sodiama).
- 09/07/2019 17:38:27
Luanda - An Angolan delegation led by the Secretary of State for Geology and Mines, Jânio Corrêa Víctor, will participate in the 6th meeting of the Council of Ministers of the African Diamond Producers Association (ADPA) in Windhoek, Namibia.
- 08/07/2019 12:22:08
Uíge - The governor of the northern Uíge, Pinda Simão, defended Saturday in the municipality of Mucaba, 66 kilometers from the capital city of the province, the need to focus on promoting coffee production and improving product quality to leverage the development of the economy in the region.
- 05/07/2019 17:39:28
Uíge - Participants in the "Business Forum on the Economic Potential of the Province of Uíge, an Opportunity for Investments", held on Friday, asked the local and central government to provide more credit facilities and other financial offers, with a view to attract more investment to the region.