Daily Archives: September 6, 2020

Covid-19: Luanda gets coronavirus testing sites

Luanda – Angola’s Health Ministry (MINSA) has created permanent Covid-19 testing sites in Luanda province to assist people who have recently returned to the country, the Secretary of State for Public Health, Franco Mufinda has said.

In a press covid-19 briefing on Saturday, Franco Mufinda said permanent testing sites were …

Finance Ministry changes payment reference

Luanda – Angola’s Ministry of Finance (Finfin) has changed the Unique State Payment Reference (RUPE), changing its code from 15 to 20 digits, aimed at improving the payment system which supports the collection of public revenue.

This change was introduced on September 1, according to a note from the Interbank …

President praises solidarity show in support for musician Sebem

Luanda – Angolan Head of State João Lourenço welcomed Saturday a solidarity live show performed in favour of the musician Sebem, who was instrumental in Angola’s kuduro musical style.

Joao Lourenço praised all the musicians who joined the show in solidarity of Sebem, stressing that the event was a noble …

COVID, Private Operators Pose Threat to Universal Postal System

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND – The Universal Postal Union and the International Civil Aviation Organization are urging governments to provide postal, air cargo and express mail operators with the money and flexibility necessary to meet the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Postal services depend upon passenger planes flying and delivering the …