Home oil & gas ANGOLA 06/03/2018 Why has Lourenco called on Dos Santos era pundits? The new Angolan president has brought back the heavyweights of the national oil sector to help him define the future of this key portfolio. [...] (299 words) This article may be accessed by subscribers and e-wallet holders (EUR 6) Log in to read more Already have an account? Log in Keep me logged in Forgot your password? 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[...] ANGOLA 03/04/2018 Luanda's gift to Total on block 48 French giant Total, which recently won Sonangol's gasoline and diesel [...] ANGOLA 13/03/2018 Dos Santos network now batting for Joao Lourenco While Isabel dos Santos' Angolan mining portfolio is shrinking before her eyes (AMI 409), her father, former president Jose Eduardo [...] ANGOLA 06/03/2018 Total sees light at end of visa tunnel in Luanda The Angolan authorities are preparing to pare back the heavy [...] IVORY COAST ANGOLA 20/02/2018 Can Angolan minister Diamantino Azevedo save SIR? On February 13, Angolan president Joao Lourenco discreetly dispatched his minister of oil Diamantino Azevedo to meet with the Ivorian [...] ANGOLA 21/11/2017 Saturnino and Azevedo, Lourenco's new oil bosses with Isabel Dos Santos out of picture By appointing close allies to the head of Sonangol and the oil ministry, Joao Lourenco is keeping the country's money maker under his wing. [...] Breaking news ANGOLA 17/11/2017 Saturnino and Azevedo, Lourenco's new oil bosses with Isabel Dos Santos out of picture By appointing close allies to the head of Sonangol and the oil ministry, Joao Lourenco is keeping the country's money maker under his wing. [...] ANGOLA 14/11/2017 Bombarded on the oil front, Joao Lourenco shores up his mining turf While handing over the reins of the oil sector to Isabel dos Santos, daughter of Angola's former president (AEI 802), [...] ANGOLA 24/10/2017 Power struggle between Lourenco and dos Santos clan for control of oil Free The appointment of technician Carlos Saturnino, a close ally of Angola's new president, as secretary of state for oil should sway the balance of power against Isabel dos Santos in this key sector. [...] ANGOLA 10/10/2017 Joao Lourenco gives Sonangol free rein of oil sector With a bulky minister of natural resources operated by a little-known mining expert, the new Angolan president is likely to allow Sonangol to steer the largest sector of the country's economy. [...] ANGOLA 13/06/2017 Sonangol’s recovery strategy put on hold by presidential elections Vital oil sector reforms, a lifeline for the regime, will need approval from the incoming president to have any effect. 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