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24 March 2022
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Forbes Africa Lusfona, 09-05-2022“For Angola, the important thing will be to continue on the path of peace and security” – EU

Extract: In an exclusive interview with FORBES ÁFRICA LUSÓFONA, Jeannette Seppen, ambassador of the European Union (EU) in Angola, talks about the country's great challenges and the current Angolan socio-economic moment.



Lipor: "LIPOR present at the first European Union Business Forum - Angola"

Extract: The first EU-Angola Business Forum, which aims to promote investment in the Portuguese-speaking country, took place on 24 March, bringing together 800 participants, including a delegation led by the Angolan minister for Economic Coordination and 20 officials from the main companies. European.



RFI, Radio France Internationale, 28-03-2022: "Angola and European Union committed to reiterating business forum"

Extract: Angola and the European Union are due to renew business forums, after the first edition of such a meeting, on Thursday of last week in Brussels.

Africanews, 25-03-2022: "Angola on a mission to hunt for European investors"

Extract: The first-ever EU-Angola Business forum took place this Thursday in Brussels with the objective of convincing European investors to bet on Angola’s reforms to support private sector investment and business links.

Macau Business, 25-03-2022: "Angola: Brussels hosts first EU-Angola business forum to promote investment"

Extract: The first EU-Angola Business Forum, which aims to promote investment in the Portuguese-speaking country, takes place on Thursday in Brussels with 800 participants, including a delegation led by the Angolan Minister for Economic Coordination and 20 officials from major European companies.

Região Sul, 25-03-2022: "Angola tries to attract European investors (with video)"

Extract: Convincing European investors to bet on Angola was one of the objectives of the first Business Forum held with the European Union, this Thursday in Brussels.

Euronews, 25-03-2022: "Angola tries to attract European investors"

Extract: Convincing European investors to bet on Angola was one of the objectives of the first Business Forum held with the European Union, this Thursday in Brussels. The government of Luanda explained to the more than 800 participants of this hybrid event the reforms made in recent years, while international businessmen shared experiences.

RFI, Radio France Internationale, 25-03-2022: "European Union/Angola: Agriculture and energy new bets for Luanda"

Extract | Radio Report 09:28: The 1st European Union / Angola Business Forum has just ended in Brussels. High figures from the European bloc and from the institutions of Luanda led this Thursday a day of intense contacts bringing together more than 800 participants around the desired economic diversification in Angola. The sectors most looked at were agriculture and fisheries, or energy and water.



RFI, Radio France Internationale, 24-03-2022: "First Business Forum European Union / Angola in Brussels"

Extract: The Belgian capital will host the first European Union / Angola Business Forum on 24 March. A prestigious hotel in Brussels is hosting this unprecedented event in which hundreds of entities participate, including a vast delegation from Angola, namely a vast roster of ministers.



O Novo Jornal, 24-03-2022: "Angola makes structural political and economic reforms, guarantees Manuel Nunes Júnior"

Extract: Declarations of the Minister of State for Economic Cooperation, in Brussels, consolidating the democratic rule of law.



RFI, Radio France Internationale, 24-03-2022: "European Union and Angola now united by Business Forum"

Extract: More than 800 participants were accredited for this first Forum in Brussels, with the diversification of the Angolan economy as a motto. The RFI report spoke with the European ambassador in Luanda and part of the vast Angolan official delegation that traveled to the Belgian capital for the purpose.



AICEP Portugal Global, 24-03-2022: "Eleven European countries have registered investments in Angola of more than 9 ME since 2018"

Extract: Eleven European countries, including Portugal, have registered investment projects in Angola in excess of 9 million euros, the chairman of the board of directors of the Agency for Private Investment and Export Promotion (AIPEX) said today in Brussels.



MSN Notícias, 24-03-2022: "Eleven European countries have registered investments in Angola in excess of 9 ME since 2018"

Abstract: Eleven European countries, including Portugal, have registered investment projects in Angola in excess of 9 million euros, the chairman of the board of directors of the Agency for Private Investment and Export Promotion (AIPEX) said today in Brussels.



Luanda Post, 24-03-2022: "European Union Business Forum - Angola brings together entrepreneurs"

Extract: European and Angolan entrepreneurs participate this Thursday in a business networking meeting.



RTP, 24-03-2022: "Angola reinforces calls for European investment, EU promises funding"

Extract: Angolan rulers reinforced today, in Brussels, the appeal to European investors, which was welcomed on the European side, with the EU ambassador to Angola, Jeannette Seppen, assuring: "we are together".


Observador, 24-03-2022: "European Investment Bank finances fight against Covid-19 in Angola with 50 million"

Extract: The European Investment Bank will allocate 50 million euros to fight Covid-19, and is also “interested in financing initiatives related to basic sanitation”.



MSN Notícias, 24-03-2022: "Eleven European countries have registered investments in Angola in excess of 9 ME since 2018"

Extract: Eleven European countries, including Portugal, have registered investment projects in Angola in excess of 9 million euros, the chairman of the board of directors of the Agency for Private Investment and Export Promotion (AIPEX) said today in Brussels.



Sapo, 24-03-2022: "Eleven European countries have registered investments in Angola in excess of 9 ME since 2018"

Extract: Eleven European countries, including Portugal, have registered investment projects in Angola in excess of 9 million euros, the chairman of the board of directors of the Agency for Private Investment and Export Promotion (AIPEX) said today in Brussels.



Visão, 24-03-2022: "Brussels hosts business forum on European investment in Angola"

Extract: The first EU-Angola Business Forum, which aims to promote investment in the Portuguese-speaking country, takes place today in Brussels, with 800 participants, including a delegation led by the Angolan Minister for Economic Coordination and 20 officials from the main European companies.



Listen Notes, 24-03-2022: "European Union and Angola now united by Business Forum"

Extract: More than 800 participants were accredited for this first Forum in Brussels, with the diversification of the Angolan economy as a motto. The RFI report spoke with the European ambassador in Luanda and part of the vast Angolan official delegation that traveled to the Belgian capital for the purpose.



Notícias ao Minuto, 24-03-2022: "Brussels hosts business forum on European investment in Angola"

Extract: The first EU-Angola Business Forum, which aims to promote investment in the Portuguese-speaking country, takes place today in Brussels, with 800 participants, including a delegation led by the Angolan Minister for Economic Coordination and 20 officials from the main European companies.



Porto Canal, 24-03-2022: "Angola reinforces calls for European investment, EU promises funding"

Extract: Angolan rulers reinforced today, in Brussels, the appeal to European investors, which was welcomed on the European side, with the EU ambassador to Angola, Jeannette Seppen, assuring: "we are together" .



EBCAM, 24-04-2003: "EU-Angola Business Forum"

Extract: The first-ever EU-Angola Business Forum will kick off a series of public-private dialogues around Angola´s reforms to support private sector investment and business links.
Besides the panels on 24 March, you can connect with business and government officials from 17 to 31 March organising bilateral meetings.



Jornal de Angola, 24-03-2022: "Participation in a forum with the EU rises"

Extract: The number of participants in the 1st European Union-Angola Business Forum, which takes place this Thursday (24), in Brussels, reached 800, above the 600 announced a week ago, in Luanda, by the Minister of Economy and Planning, Mário Caetano João.



Porto Canal, 23-03-2022: "European Investment Bank finances fight against covid-19 in Angola with 50 ME"

Extract: The European Investment Bank (EIB) will finance the fight against covid-19 in Angola, with 50 million euros, and also admits to financing private sector initiatives, announced today by the Ministry of Economy and Angolan planning.



Further Africa, 23-03-2022: "Angola e UE realizam primeiro fórum empresarial"

Extract: A República de Angola e a União Europeia (UE) apresentaram sexta-feira, em Luanda, o 1º Fórum Empresarial UE-Angola, que se realiza a 24 de Março em Bruxelas, Bélgica, com o objectivo de dinamizar negócios e intensificar o investimento directo estrangeiro.



AHK: "EU-Angola Business Forum"

Extract: The delegation of German business in Angola (AHK Angola) and the German-African Business Association (AV) cordially invite you to the EU-Angola Business Forum on March 24, from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., hybrid.



CIAM, 18-03-2022: "Business Forum Angola – European Union presented this Friday"

Extract: The first Angola-European Union Business Forum will be presented this Friday at a press conference. The event will take place on the 24th of March, in Brussels, Kingdom of Belgium.


APLOP: "1st EU-Angola Business Forum"

Extract: The 1st EU-Angola Business Forum will take place on March 24, 2022. Organized by the European Commission, the EU Member States, and the Government of Angola, this Business Forum is the first in a series of public-private dialogues on Angola's reform agenda on economic diversification, highlighting key successes and remaining challenges.

Mercado, 18-03-2022: "Brussels hosts Angola-European Union Business Forum"

Extract: The focus will be on the sectors of agriculture, energy and water, industry, commerce, logistics, Infrastructure, as well as digitalization, distributed in specific panels.

AllAfrica, 10-03-2022: "Angola to Present Its Economic Opportunities to E.u"

Extract: Luanda — The economic opportunities and advances recorded in the country's business environment in the past few years, will be presented by the Angolan authorities at the European Union (E.U)/Angola Business Forum, set to happen this March 24th in Brussels, Belgium.

AIPEX, 07-03-2022: "1st European Union-Angola Business Forum"

Extract: The first EU-Angola Business Forum will take place on the 24th of March of this year, in a hybrid format (online and in-person - in Brussels, Belgium), which will consist of a series of dialogues between entities from the public and private sectors, around the various reforms to be implemented in Angola in order to support investment and private sector companies.

Correio de Kianda, 16-03-2022: "European Union and Angola organize business forum to attract investment in Angola"

Extract: The city of Brussels, in Belgium, will host on the 24th of March, the 1st European Union-Angola business forum, which is being organized by that economic bloc of the old continent, with the aim of attracting Foreign Direct Investment to Angola.

Mercados Africados, 18-03-2022: "First EU-Angola Business Forum"

Extract: The first EU-Angola Business Forum will kick off a series of public-private dialogues on Angola's reforms to support private sector investment and business linkages, according to AICEP.

Directorate General of Economic Activities, Government of Portugal, 18-03-2022: "Business Forum between the European Union and Angola | March 24"

Extract: On March 24th, the first Business Forum between the European Union and Angola, organized by the European Union, in partnership with the Angolan authorities and the private sector, will take place in a hybrid format (in-person in Brussels and online).

Diário Económico, 18-03-2022: "Angola-European Union Business Forum Presented This Friday"

Extract: The first Angola-European Union Business Forum will be presented this Friday, March 18, at a press conference in Luanda. The event will take place on the 24th of March, in Brussels, Kingdom of Belgium.


Ministry of Economy and Planning, Government of Angola, 17-03-2022: "748 participants already registered for the 1st European Union Business Forum - Angola"

Extract: The signs of economic growth in Angola, marked by macroeconomic stabilization and political stability, attract the European Union's interest in the Angolan market, who said it was the Minister of Economy and Planning, Mário Caetano João.


Eurocid, European Centre of Information Jacques Delors: "European Union Business Forum - Angola"

Extract: The 1st EU-Angola Business Forum takes place on 24 March 2022. Business leaders and policymakers from the EU and Angola will discuss investment and business opportunities in Angola. Organized by the European Commission, EU Member States, and the Government of Angola, this Business Forum is the first in a series of public-private dialogues on Angola's reform agenda, on economic diversification, highlighting key successes and challenges remaining.

Jornal Angola, 17-03-2022: "EU-Angola Business Forum presented this Friday"

Extract: The first Angola-European Union Business Forum will be presented this Friday at a press conference in Luanda. The event will take place on the 24th of March, in Brussels, Kingdom of Belgium.

Forbes África Lusófona, 15-02-2022: "Angola occupies 8th place on the list of African countries that absorb the most European investment"

Extract: This position arises under the Angola-EU Sustainable Investment Facilitation Agreement, a mechanism that allows African countries to easily absorb business from Europe.

Angola Telegrapgh, 16-03-2022: "European Union and Angola organize business forum to attract investment in Angola"

Extract: The city of Brussels, in Belgium, will host on the 24th of March, the 1st European Union-Angola business forum, which is being organized by that economic bloc of the old continent, with the aim of attracting Foreign Direct Investment to Angola.

OICE, 09-03-2022: "EU-Angola Business Forum - 24 marzo 2022"

Extract: The first EU-Angola Business Forum will be held in Brussels on 24 March in hybrid format. The goal is to present to European economic operators the opportunities and potential of Angola as a destination for productive investments, focusing on the sectors at the center of the complex process of 'economic diversification' initiated by the Government of Angola

InfoAfrica, 10-03-2022: "The first EU-Angola Business Forum on 24 March"

Extract: ANGOLA - The first EU-Angola Business Forum will be held in Brussels on 24 March in hybrid format, an event that aims to present to European economic operators the opportunities and potential of Angola as a destination for productive investments.

Africa e Affair, 14-03-2022: "ANGOLA: THE FIRST BUSINESS FORUM WITH THE EUROPEAN UNION WILL BE HELD IN BRUSSELS"
Extract: The first EU-Angola Business Forum will be held in Brussels on 24 March in hybrid format, an event that aims to present to European economic operators the opportunities and potential of Angola as a destination for productive investments.



SICIndustria, 09-03-2022: "EU-ANGOLA BUSINESS FORUM (BRUXELLES, 24 MARZO 2022)"

Extract: Event information for members of the SICINDUSTRIA



Veneto News, 08-03-2022: "EU-Angola Business Forum. Bruxelles, 24 marzo 2022"

Extract: The first EU-Angola Business Forum will be held in Brussels on 24 March in hybrid format. The goal is to present to European economic operators the opportunities and potential of Angola as a destination for productive investments, focusing on the sectors at the center of the complex process of 'economic diversification' initiated by the Government of Angola.


Internationaal Ondernemen, 24-02-2022: "EU-Angola Business Forum"

Extract: The first-ever EU-Angola Business Forum will be held in Brussels and online on the 24th March 2022. It will kick off a series of public-private dialogues around Angola's economic reform agenda to support private sector investment in the country.


NL.IN.Business, 24-02-2022: "EU-Angola Business Forum"

Extract: EVENEMENT IN BRUSSEL


Businessinfo.cz, 22-02-2022: "Fórum na podporu investic do soukromého sektoru v Angole"

Extract: The historically first EU-Angola business forum to support private sector investment in Angola will take place on 24 March 2022 in Brussels and will be open both physically and online.



Kurzycz, 22-02-2022: "EU-Angola Business Forum 24.3.2022 v Bruselu"

Extract: EU-Angola Business Forum


Mercado, 15-02-2022: "Angola is the eighth African country that attracts the most European investment"

Extract: Business opportunities in Angola and the Angola-EU Sustainable Investment Facilitation Agreement (SIFA) were some of the highlights of the European Union (EU)-Africa Business Forum, according to Lusa.



Jornal de Angola, 11-02-2021: "The government has strategy for business forum"

Extract: Attracting potential investors in the Energy and Water, Agriculture, and Information Technology sectors will be the main approach of the European Union - Angola Business Forum, to be held on March 24, in Brussels (Belgium), in a hybrid format (face-to-face and virtual ), in which the Angolans will be represented by a multisectoral delegation.

Prensa Latina, 10-02-2022: "Angola-European Union business forum announced"

Extract: Angola and the European Union (EU) organize a business forum to promote business in sectors such as agriculture, energy and water, information and communication technologies, an official source announced today.

Newsletter CCIPA News Angola 29 Jan-4 Fev 2022"European Union Business Forum - Africa, 14 February, 10 am"

Extract: The Forum will start on the 14th of February, Monday, at 10 am, in Brussels. This forum will be accessible through the website www.euafrica-businessforum.com and its central theme will be Angola – a new destination for European investments.

This event precedes the EU-Angola Business Forum, which has the support and direct involvement of the CCIPA and will take place on March 24th. Additional information available at https://euangolabusinessforum.eu



O Guardião, 21-01-2022: "Angola and European Union hold business forum in March"

Extract: The Ambassador and Head of the European Union Delegation in Angola, Jeannette Seppen, announced, for 24 March this year, the holding of the first European Union-Angola Business Forum, within the framework of increasing business relations between this European bloc and Angola.



Jornal de Angola, 20-01-2022: "EU announces 275 million euros for Angola

Extract: Jeannette Seppen, who is also head of the EU Delegation to Angola, announced the funding at the end of a meeting with the chairman of the Board of Directors of the Private Investment and Export Promotion Agency (AIPEX), António Henriques da Silva, to address related to the preparations for the Business Forum to be held on the 24th of March in Brussels, to attract Investments to Angola.

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Algeria 1
Angola 425
Austria 5
Belgium 76
Botswana 2
Burundi 1
Canada 3
Cape Verde 2
Congo 1
Croatia 4
Estonia 1
Ethiopia 1
France 23
Gabon 1
Georgia 1
Germany 34
Greece 4
Hungary 6
India 1
Israel 1
Italy 77
Japan 1
Kenya 3
Latvia 1
Lebanon 2
Liberia 1
Libya 1
Lithuania 1
Luxembourg 3
Macau 1
North Macedonia 1
Malta 1
Mozambique 3
Namibia 2
Nepal 1
Netherlands 22
Niger 1
Nigeria 4
Norway 1
Poland 5
Portugal 117
Romania 6
Russia 3
Sao Tome And Principe 1
Serbia 1
Sierra Leone 1
Slovakia 1
South Africa 12
Spain 22
Sweden 3
Switzerland 6
Tanzania, United Republic Of 1
Togo 1
Turkey 2
Ukraine 1
United Arab Emirates 5
United Kingdom 11
United States 7
Zambia 11
Zimbabwe 1
Total 938
Participants
Private company 596
Business support organization 94
Public official / Government 159
Other 89
Total 938