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Portugal Telecom shares spike on bid

Monday, November 10th 2014, 14:08
related countries: Portugal Portugal
related places: Lisbon

A €1.2bn takeover bid by the Angolan president's daughter has sent shares in Portugal Telecom sharply higher in Lisbon.
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Angola's first post-colonial census

Friday, May 16th 2014, 15:34
related countries: Portugal Portugal

Oil-rich Angola is holding its first national census since 1970 - when the country was still a Portuguese colony.
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Halliburton reports $622m profits

Monday, April 21st 2014, 15:31
related countries: Russia Russia, Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia, United States United States

US oil exploration firm Halliburton has reported better-than-expected first quarter profits, helped by robust drilling activity in Russia, Saudi Arabia and Angola.
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Angolan navy hunting 'pirates'

Thursday, January 23rd 2014, 17:28

The Angolan navy says it is hunting suspected pirates after an oil tanker went missing in its waters, which have never previously seen a pirate attack.
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Mozambique plane goes missing

Friday, November 29th 2013, 21:41
related countries: Mozambique Mozambique
related places: Luanda, Maputo

A Mozambique Airlines plane flying from the capital, Maputo, to the Angolan capital, Luanda, goes missing with 34 people on board.
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Angola protest at T-shirt arrest

Tuesday, November 5th 2013, 17:25
related places: Santos

An Angolan teenager, arrested about two months ago after printing T-shirts calling President Jose Eduardo dos Santos a dictator, has gone on hunger strike, his lawyer says.
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Brazil-Africa sex traffic gang held

Friday, October 25th 2013, 23:34
related countries: Botswana Botswana

Brazilian police have broken up a gang of people traffickers, who were sending sex workers to Angola and other parts of Africa.
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Angolan leader hits out at Portugal

Tuesday, October 15th 2013, 15:53
related countries: Portugal Portugal
related places: Lisbon

Angola's president says ties with former colonial ruler Portugal are "not well", amid tensions over Lisbon's investigation of Angolan officials.
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Harry 'irritated' over mine clearing

Sunday, August 18th 2013, 7:54

Prince Harry is "irritated" that some nations which provided landmines are not helping with clearance efforts, a charity says after his visit to Angola.
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VIDEO: Prince Harry tours Angola minefields

Sunday, August 18th 2013, 4:29

Prince Harry has travelled to Angola to see landmine clearance work by a charity championed by his late mother Princess Diana.
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Deported man was 'unlawfully killed'

Tuesday, July 9th 2013, 14:53
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

A man being deported to Angola was unlawfully killed on a British Airways flight when security guards restrained him, an inquest jury finds.
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Sinopec in $1.5bn Angola oil deal

Tuesday, June 25th 2013, 1:03
related countries: China China, United States United States

China Petrochemical Corporation, also known as Sinopec, agrees a deal to buy US firm Marathon Oil Corporations's stake in an Angolan oil and gas field.
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