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Angola

 

Angola, officially the Republic of Angola is a country in south-central Africa bordered by Namibia on the south, Democratic Republic of the Congo on the north, and Zambia on the east; its west coast is on the Atlantic Ocean. The exclave province of Cabinda has a border with the Republic of the Congo and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Angola was a Portuguese overseas territory from the 16th century to 1975. After independence, Angola was the scene of an intense civil war from 1975 to 2002.  Read More

Headlines Around the Web

Eni sees oil and gas production falling

Oct 30, 2013 - Financial Times

Alrosa looks to Angola for diamonds

Jun 16, 2013 - Financial Times

BP beats forecasts despite asset disposals

Apr 30, 2013 - Financial Times

Exxon: Working to increase production

Jul 27, 2012 - MarketWatch

Angola state oil group plans output rise

Jul 02, 2012 - Financial Times

Lawsuit against Leviev dismissed

Jun 30, 2012 - Financial Times

Diamond battle kicks off in High Court

May 24, 2012 - Financial Times

Cobalt tumbles after Angola revelations

Apr 17, 2012 - Financial Times

Angola officials held hidden oil stakes

Apr 16, 2012 - Financial Times

US probes Cobalt’s links in Angola

Apr 16, 2012 - Financial Times

Angola: Book on Information Technology Released

Feb 20, 2012 - AllAfrica News

Articles About Angola

Actress Kerry Washington poses at the 21st annual ELLE Women in Hollywood Awards in Los Angeles, California
'Scandal' Season 4 Update: Kerry Washington Teases Something New For Olivia Pope (Spoilers, Speculations)

By IBTimes AU

"Scandal" Season 4 is on hiatus, but Kerry Washington, who plays Olivia Pope, is not exactly on a break. In fact, the actress on Wednesday teased her Twitter followers, hinting at something new for her character. (Dec 19)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER

Actress Kerry Washington poses at the 21st annual ELLE Women in Hollywood Awards in Los Angeles, California
'Scandal' Season 4 Spoilers: Return Date, What To Expect In Episode 10

By IBTimes AU

Things are going to get messier in "Scandal" Season 4. (Dec 12)

An oil field is seen at sunrise near Bakersfield, California October 14, 2014. Brent crude hit a new four-year low on Wednesday before recovering to just under $85 a barrel, as faltering global growth curbed demand for fuel at a time of heavy oversupply.
With Falling Oil Prices All Eyes On OPEC Meeting

By IBTimes AU

Falling oil prices may be something to cheer about for the importing countries, but is a cause for concern for the oil producing countries. (Nov 27)

MORE TOPICS: CRUDE OIL, EUROPEAN UNION, RUSSIA, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, MEXICO, UKRAINE

Kouko Guehi of Morocco
Ebola Fears, Refusal To Host Claims Morocco’s Appearance At The 2015 Africa Cup

By IBTimes AU

Morocco, for fears of spread of Ebola, refused to host the 2015 Africa Cup (Nov 13)

MORE TOPICS: EGYPT, SUDAN, SOUTH AFRICA, NIGERIA, GHANA, LIBYA

New Zealand Elected To UN Security Council With Huge Majority: Two-Year Term To Begin In January Next Year

By IBTimes AU

Being elected to the UN Security Council is a great achievement for New Zealand not only as an opportunity to stand up for small countries but also enlarge its presence in world affairs. (Oct 17)

MORE TOPICS: UNITED NATIONS, NEW YORK

FIBA Investigates Australia For Allegedly Losing On Purpose Against Angola

By IBTimes AU

FIBA, basketball's ruling body, is opening an investigation into Australia for allegedly tanking or losing on purpose against Angola. The said loss would have deviated the path of Australia from a round of 16 match against the United States. (Sep 09)

MORE TOPICS: COURT, AUSTRALIA

FIBA World Cup: Australia's Dante Exum Is Not NBA Ready, Says Scout

By IBTimes AU

Australian guard and fifth overall pick Dante Exum still has a lot to improve before he could make his mark in the NBA, according to a scout of the top-tier league. (Sep 08)

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Australia Eliminated From 2014 FIBA World Cup After Embarrassing Collapse Versus Turkey

By IBTimes AU

Australia in World Cup - The basketball gods punished the Australian basketball national team for intentionally losing the game against Angola some days ago with a painful and stinging 65-to-64 loss to Turkey in the Round of 16 knockout stages of the 2014 FIBA World Cup in Madrid, Spain. (Sep 08)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA

DeMar DeRozan of Team USA Against Dominican Republic
FIBA World Cup Round of 16: Mexico vs. USA Live Streaming and Preview

By IBTimes AU

Team USA has yet to be challenged at the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup in Spain. The Round of 16 knockout stages begin on Saturday and they are expected to win in another blowout against Mexico, which did enough in their group to qualify to the next round. (Sep 06)

MORE TOPICS: SOUTH KOREA, AUSTRALIA, MEXICO, UKRAINE

NBA: Miami Heat at Phoenix Suns
FIBA World Cup News: Slovenia Star Goran Dragic Bashes Australia, Accuses Boomers Of Game-Fixing Against Angola

By IBTimes AU

The Australian basketball national team was accused by Slovenia star guard Goran Dragic of intentionally losing their final game of the group phase of the 2014 FIBA World Cup in Spain. (Sep 05)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, AUSTRALIA, MEXICO