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  • Tue, 22 Sep 2020 14:17

    Appeal Court gets new facilities

    Benguela - The building that housed the Skills Development Center of National Bank of Angola in coastal Benguela province, was formally handed over to the Supreme Court on Monday to, henceforth, host the Court of Appeal of the 3rd Judicial Region of the country.

  • Tue, 15 Sep 2020 13:05

    Minister pleased with execution of social projects

    Benguela - Angolan minister of Territory Administration (MAT) Marcy Lopes Monday expressed satisfaction at the execution and quality of the ongoing social works in Baía Farta, coastal Benguela province.

  • Sat, 05 Sep 2020 14:59

    PDIC has 91 manufacturing units in operation

    Catumbela - With 1,040 jobs provided, the Catumbela Industrial Development Pole (PDIC) currently has 91 plants in operation, in various branches of activity, ANGOP learnt Friday.

  • Sat, 05 Sep 2020 12:45

    Bank Yetu to finance small producers in Benguela

    Catumbela - At least 15 small projects, with priority for the processing industry, salt production, agriculture and livestock in Benguela province, are in the race to get finance from Banco Yetu, the bank’s manager in Lobito city, Ivo da Silva, said on Friday.

  • Fri, 04 Sep 2020 10:04

    Covid-19: Youths raise awareness among Lobito residents

    Lobito - Forty-seven young people controlled by the Municipal Council of Youth of Lobito, centre-west Benguela Province, last Thursday sensitized citizens about the correct use of face masks, due to the bad behaviour of some offenders.

  • Mon, 24 Aug 2020 20:58

    Covid-19: Benguela recovers two patients

    Benguela - Two of the 12 patients who had tested positive for Covid-19 in Benguela have recovered in the last 24 hours, informed today, Monday, the director of the Provincial Health Office, António Manuel Cabinda.

  • Fri, 21 Aug 2020 13:26

    Calombolo saltworks expect to produce 150,000 tons

    Benguela - The Calombolo saltworks, located in the Chamume area, in the municipality of Baía Farta, expect to reach a production of 150,000 tons of raw salt this year, compared to 120,000 in 2019, said its owner, Adérito Areias.

  • Mon, 17 Aug 2020 11:08

    Seized mackerel fish dispute awaits ministerial decision

    Benguela - The authorities are still to announce what they are going to do with the 1,200 tonnes of mackerel fish seized last July on two Ukrainian vessels, in the centre-west city of Lobito, informed last Sunday the provincial director of the agriculture and fisheries department in Benguela Province, José Gomes.

  • Tue, 11 Aug 2020 11:24

    Ganda registers slight earthquake

    Benguela - A slight earthquake was felt last Monday morning, around 9:43 am and for about five seconds, in the city of Ganda and surroundings, centre-wet Benguela Province, the municipal director of the environment office, Filomena Miguel, has confirmed to ANGOP.