Co-operation in oil sector dominates meeting between Belgium, Angola

Angolan President Jose Eduardo dos Santos

Angolan President Jose Eduardo dos Santos

23 October 2013, Luanda – The co-operation in the oil and gas sector dominated last Monday afternoon, in Luanda, the meeting between Princess Astrid of Belgium and the CEO of the state-owned National Fuel Society of Angola (Sonangol) Francisco Maria de Lemos.

The princess, who arrived last Sunday in Luanda with an entrepreneurial delegation, received detailed information from the Sonangol CEO about this company’s functioning and its expansion at international level, during the meeting that analysed the co-operation in the hydrocarbons sector.

In the end of the meeting, which lasted about one hour, no statements were made to the press.

According to a note from the Angolan Foreign Affairs Ministry, the visit of the Belgian princess to Angola also happens in the ambit of her participation in the forum on the macroeconomic, political and commercial context and investment opportunities, also dubbed “Angola At a Glance”.

– Angola Press

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