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Lusophone Africa Snapshot
The May edition of Snapshot, prepared by CMS Portugal's Lusophone Africa team in collaboration with CMS LBR, is now available. This month, the focus is on the importance of investment in the transport...
Angola Law on the prohibition of mining of cryptocurrencies and other virtual...
The Legal Framework for the Prohibition of Crypto­cur­rency1 Min­ing and Other Virtual Assets was recently published by Law No. 3/24 of 10 April 2024. Below we highlight the main aspects of this new legal...
Lusophone Africa Snapshot
The April edition of Snapshot, produced by CMS Portugal's Lusophone Africa team, is now available with the business news and legal news with the greatest impact in Angola, Cape Verde, Guinea-Bissau, Mozambique...
CMS LBR advises Unicargas on Port of Luanda concession
CMS LBR advised Unicargas in the renewal of the Management and Operation Concession Contract for the Port of Luanda Multipurpose Terminal with the Luanda Port Authority. CMS LBR's support also involved...
New Labour Procedure Code in Angola
Angola's Labour Procedure Code ("CPT") was recently approved by Law no. 2/24 of 19 March 2024. Below we highlighted some of the main changes introduced by the new CPT: 1. Definition of the principles...
Lusophone Africa Snapshot
The March edition of the Snapshot, produced by CMS Portugal's Lusophone Africa team, is now available. Opening this issue, you'll find an article by Managing Associate Joana Brito Paulo on renewable energies...
Luís Borba Rodrigues in an interview with The Energy Year
Luís Borba Rodrigues, CMS LBR's Managing Partner, in an interview given to The Energy Year, analyses the current situation in Angola and CMS LBR. Analysing the challenges and opportunities of the Angolan...
Lusophone Africa Snapshot
The February edition of the Lusophone Africa Snapshot is now available, and with something new! The Lusophone Africa team of @CMS Portugal is launching the "Did you know" section, where every month we'll...
Data protection and cybersecurity laws in Angola
Data protection 1. Local data protection laws and scope Law no. 22/11, of 17 June (Data Protection Law);Law no. 23/11, of 20 June (Law of Electronic Communications and Information Services);Law no...
Gambling laws in Angola
1. Is there a Gambling Act (or equivalent) in place? Yes. Gambling Activity Law (Law no. 5/16, of 17 May). 2. Is online gambling a regulated activity? Yes. Gambling Activity Law. 3. Who are the regulators...
5G regulation and law in Angola
1. What is the state of 5G deployment in your country? 5G is not yet widely deployed in Angola. Notwithstanding, the licences for network spectrum have already been allocated, and operators have reported...