Monthly Archives: December 2020

SolarWinds Hackers Accessed Microsoft Source Code, Microsoft Says

WASHINGTON – The hacking group behind the SolarWinds compromise was able to break into Microsoft Corp. and access some of its source code, Microsoft said Thursday, something experts said sent a worrying signal about the spies’ ambition.

Source code, the underlying set of instructions that run a piece of software …

ANPG HOLDS INTERNATIONAL TENDER FOR 9 NEW OIL BLOCKS

Luanda- Nine blocks in the Lower Congo and Kwanza basins will be put up for international tender for the award of new oil concessions in Angola, announced National Petroleum, Gas and Biofuel Agency (ANPG).

The tender covers CON1, CON5 and CON6 blocks in the Lower Congo basin and KON5, KON6, …

Wall Street Ends Wild Pandemic Year With Dow, S&P at Record Highs

NEW YORK – U.S. stocks ended a tumultuous year with the Dow Jones industrial average and the S&P 500 at record highs, as the three major U.S. equity indexes notched solid-to-spectacular yearly gains despite an economy upended by the COVID-19 virus.

At the close of a year that marked the …

ANGOLAN PRESIDENT HOPEFUL OF ECONOMIC RECOVERY IN 2021

Luanda – Angolan head of State João Lourenço expressed Thursday optimism about an economic revival and lockdown easing in 2021.

Delivering his End of Year Message to Angolans, the president also said that he was hopeful of resumption of the international commercial passenger flights.

In his speech, Joao Lourenço said …