Categoria: Russia

Russos preparados para investir dez mil milhões de dólares em Angola

As autoridades russas e investidores privados estão disponíveis para investir cerca de dez mil milhões de dólares (nove mil milhões de euros) para financiar projetos com impacto socioeconómico em Angola, segundo um responsável da Federação Russa.

Chepa Alexey, vice-presidente da Comissão Parlamentar para as Relações Internacionais da Federação Russa, citado pela agência Angop, disse à saída de uma audiência com o Presidente da República de Angola, João Lourenço, que o dinheiro resulta de uma linha de crédito conjunta, da Federação Russa, setor privado russo e investidores internacionais.


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Guns, Mercenaries, Minerals – Russia Embraces Africa

MOSCOW – Russia has been busy on the African continent in recent years. Russian officials acknowledged Russians were on board an Antonov An-72 transport which crashed last week in  a remote Congolese forest.

There have also been reports of Russians killed in civlil war battles in Libya recently. And Russia has been making deals and spending money and making commitments all over Africa.

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Alrosa, Endiama to Develop Angola Industry

Alrosa has signed anagreement with Angola’s state-run diamond-mining company to develop joint projects and share information.

Alrosa and Endiama have committed to work together on research and exploration projects in Angola. The Russia-based miner will also provide training for Angolan specialists at its facilities.

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Angola Plans Manufacturing Russian Military Equipment

Many African countries are looking for profitable business, investment and trade rather than development aid. Now Angola, a south-central Africa, has announced corporate plans to diversify its state business away from purchasing to full-fledged manufacturing of Russian military equipment for the southern African market, and possibly other regions in Africa – impeding realization of the Sustainable Development Goal 16 calling for peace and justice.

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