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News Angola » Government: Judge: Federal prosecutors can't conduct post-trial interviews of jurors in Angola beating case

News channel or source: http://www.theadvocate.com/baton_rouge/news/courts/article_d6f627b4-133b-11e8-bbdb-df10cf103652.html
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Attorneys for former Angola Maj. Daniel Davis had objected to any interviewing ... In their written objection to the government's request, Davis' lawyers argued that allowing prosecutors to question the jury "invites the jurors to believe they did ...

News Angola » Government: What if the world’s richest paid for government spending?

News channel or source: https://www.moneyweb.co.za/in-depth/features/what-if-the-worlds-richest-paid-for-government-spending/
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

We then compared their net worth as of end-December 2017 to the daily cost of running each government. By the way, only four out of the 49 on the list are women: in Angola, Australia, Chile and the Netherlands. The index compares the net worth of each ...

News Angola » Government: Moody's places Angola's B2 ratings under review for downgrade

News channel or source: http://www.cpifinancial.net/news/post/44205/moodys-places-angolas-b2-ratings-under-review-for-downgrade
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

The decision to place the rating on review for downgrade was prompted by the deterioration of the government's balance sheet and increase in gross borrowing requirements compared with Moody's expectations in October 2017 when Angola's rating was downgraded ...

News Angola » Government: The intense power struggle in Angola

News channel or source: http://www.ejinsight.com/20180215-the-intense-power-struggle-in-angola/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

In recent months, Angola, the second largest oil producer in the African ... to establish his own personal dictatorship and to appoint his trusted people to key government positions. Given such concern, the Angolan opposition has been refraining from ...

News Angola » Government: Africa Focus: Spring 2018: Angola and Mozambique: Oil & gas and mining - Planning for the up-cycle and managing risks in Lusophone Africa.

News channel or source: https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/africa-focus-spring-2018-angola-and-57806/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

But Angola's reliance on oil—which, according to OPEC, represents more than 95 percent of its exports 1 —has taken its toll as commodity prices declined. Government payments on foreign debt reached 44 percent of Angola's revenues in 2016, the heaviest ...

News Angola » Government: President Lourenço’s economic reforms are making Angola attractive

News channel or source: https://www.businesslive.co.za/bd/opinion/2018-02-16-president-lourenos-economic-reforms-are-making-angola-attractive/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

In addition, the failure of the government to exploit the country’s vast agricultural potential, combined with the country’s heavy dependence on oil and relatively moderate oil prices, means businesses in Angola will have to contend with sluggish ...

News Angola » Government: Cable Compendium: a guide to the week’s submarine and terrestrial developments

News channel or source: https://www.telegeography.com/products/commsupdate/articles/2018/02/16/cable-compendium-a-guide-to-the-weeks-submarine-and-terrestrial-developments/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

via the Banco de Desenvolvimento de Angola (BDA). The SACS is expected to be ready for service (RFS) in Q3 2018. Mukesh Ambani-headed Reliance Industries (RIL) has sought the support of the Andhra Pradesh government for setting up an international ...

News Angola » Government: UPDATE 1-Angola natural gas legislation in final stages

News channel or source: https://af.reuters.com/article/energyOilNews/idAFL8N1PZ4T2
Publication date: Friday 09 February 2018

LUANDA, Feb 9 (Reuters) - Legislation covering the rights of companies to explore and produce natural gas in Angola, Africa’s second largest ... Speaking on the sidelines of a government event held for the natural resources sector, Jeronimo told ...

News Angola » Government: China’s First African Silk Road

News channel or source: https://www.maritime-executive.com/editorials/china-s-first-african-silk-road
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

At the time, the Government of South Africa administered their policy of ... actually provided a transcontinental link between the Indian and Atlantic Oceans (at Angola), Angolan political unrest rendered most of their railway line inoperable.

News Angola » Government: Angola, Government of -- Moody's places Angola's B2 ratings under review for downgrade

News channel or source: http://markets.businessinsider.com/news/bonds/angola-government-of-moody-s-places-angola-s-b2-ratings-under-review-for-downgrade-1015071530
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

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