AngolaBrazil

TAP reports net loss, 10% lower than year earlier

TAP, Portugal’s national airline, had a loss of €627.6 million in the first nine months of 2021, 10.4% smaller than in the same period of last year, the company said in a statement released to the Securities Markets Commission (CMVM) “Net income as of…
Guinea-BissauSociety

Bissau produces 200 tons of solid waste daily

The capital of Guinea-Bissau produces around 200 tonnes of solid waste every day and only 50 percent is removed, Augusto Pansau Pacheco, an environmental activist from a non-governmental organisation that is trying to conserve the Bissau wetlands, told Lusa Last week, a…
AngolaCape Verde

Pandemic increases Africa's debt to 70% of GDP

Covid-19 is expected to increase Africa’s debt to about 70% of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP), concludes a report presented Tuesday that considers the pandemic to be “an unprecedented threat” to financing the continent. “Covid-19 poses an…
EconomyGuinea-Bissau

Guinea-Bissau government raises taxes in 2021

The majority of MPs present in the Parliament of Guinea-Bissau on Wednesday approved in general the State Budget for 2021 presented by the Government, led by Nuno Gomes Nabiam, which foresees a tax increase for the population. The State Budget was approved with 54 MPs…