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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Angola hits troubled times after heady post-war boomworld's second highest mortality rate for children under five years old, accord
Angola hits troubled times after heady post-war boom
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 13 days ago
world's second highest mortality rate for children under five years old, according to UNICEF. The rarely-seen President Jose Eduardo dos Santos, who has been in office since 1979, has vowed to diversify the economy away from oil to spread wealth... Read more
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iol.co.za
Angola in talks to raise $500mmay provide some relief for Angola, whose economy has been battered by the plun
Angola in talks to raise $500m
iol.co.za / Posted 22 days ago
may provide some relief for Angola, whose economy has been battered by the plunge in oil prices since mid-2014. President Jose Eduardo dos Santos said the government is generating “barely enough” revenue to pay off its debt. during a July 1... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Angolan president Dos Santos only candidate for top spot in ruling partyLUANDA: Angolan President Jose Eduardo dos Santos is the only candidate for the
Angolan president Dos Santos only candidate for top spot in ruling party
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 days ago
LUANDA: Angolan President Jose Eduardo dos Santos is the only candidate for the presidency of the ruling MPLA, the party's central committee has said, according to state media. The move ends speculation that Dos Santos, who has ruled the oil-rich... Read more
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iol.co.za
Exposed: Angola’s failure to kick its oil habiteconomic crisis - compounded by a public health crisis - that has laid bare the
Exposed: Angola’s failure to kick its oil habit
iol.co.za / Posted 25 days ago
economic crisis - compounded by a public health crisis - that has laid bare the failings of the “diversification” mantra of Jose Eduardo dos Santos, its president for the last 37 years. Oil wealth turned Angola into sub-Saharan Africa's... Read more
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The Zimbabwe Standard
Angolan bonds plunge as president warns of debt payment struggleprices. Revenues are “barely enough” to pay off debt owed by the government an
Angolan bonds plunge as president warns of debt payment struggle
The Zimbabwe Standard / Posted 27 days ago
prices. Revenues are “barely enough” to pay off debt owed by the government and Sonangol, the state oil company, President Jose Eduardo dos Santos said at a meeting of the ruling MPLA party, according to a broadcast on state TV Friday. The central... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Economic Chaos Reigns in Africa's Lands of Plentythe enviable status of being one of the continent's fastest growing economies.
Economic Chaos Reigns in Africa's Lands of Plenty
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
the enviable status of being one of the continent's fastest growing economies. Many were shocked when veteran leader Jose Eduardo dos Santos admitted on June 22 that the country, which relies heavily on imports, was broke and could not buy... Read more
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EuroNews
Book club activists freed in Angolaincluding the well known rapper Luaty Beirão, after they were imprisoned for re
Book club activists freed in Angola
EuroNews / Posted 29 days ago
including the well known rapper Luaty Beirão, after they were imprisoned for rebellion against long serving President Jose Eduardo dos Santos. Rapper Luaty Beirão went on hunger strike over his detention. Angolan court orders conditional... Read more

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