Angola: Prodesi With 835 Approved Projects

Luanda — The 835 projects approved by commercial banks under the Programme to Support Production, Export Diversification and Import Substitution (PRODESI), since 2019, amount to an approximate value of Kz 729.4 billion, the Secretary of State for the Economy, Dalva Allen, said today in Luanda.

Speaking in her debut at the usual Briefing of the Ministry of Economy and Planning (MEP), Dalva Allen noted that the projects approved provided for over 67,000 jobs.

She also said that 45 projects were under negotiation with the commercial banks, which ended the week without any new approval.

She noted that the 45 projects were linked to financial instruments notice 10/20 of the National Bank of Angola (BNA) 34 and PAC 11.

She said that the sectoral distribution of approved projects included agriculture with 388, commerce and distribution 203, manufacturing 118, livestock 45, aquaculture 43, sea fishing 32 and continental fishing 6.

Dalva Allen said that in the area of access to the internal market, the registration of producers on the National Production Disclosure Portal (PPN) continues. In accumulated terms, since it became operational, the Portal has 20,666 national producers, 1387 more than last week.

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