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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 - 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

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)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, AUSTRALIA

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

2014 FIBA World Cup: Angola vs. Australia Live Streaming and Preview

By IBTimes AU

World Cup - After losing their first game in the 2014 World Cup, Australia has racked up three straight wins to assure themselves of a slot in the Round of 16. The Boomers want to continue the momentum against a dangerous Angolan side which is hoping... (Sep 04)

MORE TOPICS: SOUTH KOREA, AUSTRALIA, MEXICO

2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup: Lithuania vs. Australia Live Streaming, Betting Odds and Key Players

By IBTimes AU

Lithuania wants to protect their perfect record while Australia wants to get another win to avoid complications in getting to the next round. The Lithuanians and Australia face each other Tuesday night in Group D action of the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup in Spain. (Sep 02)

MORE TOPICS: SOUTH KOREA, AUSTRALIA, MEXICO

2014 FIBA World Cup Preview: Korea

By IBTimes AU

Coach Yoo Jae-Hak disclosed a twelve man roster for the upcoming 2014 FIBA World Championships to be held from August 30 to September 14 in Spain. (Aug 29)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, SOUTH KOREA, AUSTRALIA, MEXICO

2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup Team Preview: Lithuania

By IBTimes AU

Lithuania is one of the participating nations in the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup that presents a big threat not only to the teams in its group, but also to the United States. (Aug 28)

MORE TOPICS: SOUTH KOREA, AUSTRALIA, MEXICO, SILVER