The country has steadfastly been expanding its influence, but with that come big responsibilities.
The IMF is worried that aspects of the alluring sovereign wealth pool are not clearly outlined.
News analysis: No one knows how the long-serving 'O Chefe' will escape the web of corruption he has woven.
The Angolan central bank governor says there is room for lending rates to come down, but he wants to avoid unnecessary price pressures.
Angola's state-run phone company looks set to make a profit after receiving a $314-million government bailout.
The war in Angola was disrupting Jean-Yves Ollivier's life, so he took steps to put an end to it.
Lawyers are outraged over the freeing of an arms dealer on the run for a huge debt repayment scam.
The retailer will open its first store in Angola next week, with the help of an unnamed local partner.
We look at Julius Malema's court case and giant sleep-over (aka night vigil), Angola banning Islam and Radovan Krejcir's James Bond movie-style life.
Reports of mosque closures and restrictions on wearing veils in public have surfaced despite Angola's president denying the country's ban on Islam.
The government of Angola - a traditionally devout Catholic nation - has denied claims it has banned Islam and shut down the mosques in the country.
The disappearance of two activists is a serious challenge to Angola's leader before he retires.
Angola's sovereign wealth fund, chaired by the president's son Filomeno dos Santos, has denied spending R3-billion on a London office block.
South African packaging company Nampak is expanding in faster-growing economies on the continent to offset slower growth in South Africa.
The son of Angola's President JosÃ© Eduardo dos Santos is at the centre of a controversial investment in a R3-billion property in London.
The South African company, Nampak, has cast its eye to the rest of the continent, with Angola and Nigeria first in its sights.
Angolan journalist Rafael Marques de Morais has won a prestigious award recognising his efforts to fight graft and expose human rights abuse.
An Angolan teenager who is awaiting trial for allegedly insulting President JosÃ© Eduardo dos Santos has started a hunger strike, says his lawyer.
Police crack down on demonstrators protesting at the disappearance of two young political activists.