President of the Republic of Angola
COMMERCIAL REPRESENTATION OF ANGOLA TO THE US
Angola - USA Trade
Jose Eduardo dos Santos
Establish and deepen bilateral and multilateral relations with States and institutions based on mutual respect and reciprocity of advantages.
Establishing and strengthening bilateral relations with the countries of the world, notably with SADC member countries (in particular its neighbors the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Zambia and Namibia, and South Africa, who will work to assume a position of prominence within the SADC), but also with the ECOOAS and the countries of the Gulf of Guinea;
Participating in the gradual and steady development of the African Union, the Gulf of Guinea Commission, the CPLP, as well as relations with ECOWAS and IGAD, the WTO and UNCTAD, the OAS and MERCOSUR;
Develop South-South cooperation with countries with emerging economies such as Brazil, India and China, to negotiate a bilateral agreement on investment and cooperation on intellectual property rights with the United States of America, as well as intensify and deepen relations with the European Union.