World Cup Qualifiers - Rohr Makes U-Turn, Accepts Uyo for Algeria
[Vanguard] Super Eagles coach has agreed with the Nigeria Football Federation to play the 2018 World Cup qualifier against Algeria November 7 in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State.
Boutarfa - OPEC Meeting in Algiers, 'Historic'
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -The consultation meeting of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), which turned into an extraordinary meeting, is "historic," Energy Minister Noureddine Boutarfa stressed in a press conference held following the meeting.
Towards OPEC, Non-OPEC Countries Meeting in Late November, Announces Del Pino
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -Venezuela's Petroleum Minister Eulogio Del Pino announced Wednesday in Algiers that the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) will hold a meeting with Non-OPEC members before the ordinary meeting on 30 November in Vienna.
OPEC Reaches 'Very Positive' Agreement
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -Nigerian Petroleum Minister Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu hailed Wednesday evening the "very positive" agreement following the extraordinary meeting held by the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) in Algiers, which decided to reduce output to a level between 32.5 mbd and 33 mbd.
Presentation of Five-Year Action Plan for Protection of Old Women
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -The five-year action plan for the protection of old women 2016-2020, presented Thursday at the Ministry of National Solidarity, Family and Women's Affairs in Algiers, aims at providing better social assistance to old women in family circles and hosting centres.
Opec - Algiers Agreement Has Brought First Positive Results
[Algerie Presse Service] Moscow -The OPEC agreement on a reduction of its oil production was concluded, despite the skepticism of participants on the eve of the Algiers meeting held Wednesday evening, said a Russian expert from BCS express, highlighting the first positive results of this agreement.
Over 17.000 Niger's Nationals Repatriated
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -Minister of Interior and Local Authorities Noureddine Bedoui said Thursday, in Algiers, that 17.000 illegal immigrants from Niger have been "voluntarily" repatriated until now, adding that Senegalese and Guinean nationals are to be repatriated shortly.
CJEU Advocate General Opinion Contains 'Many Positive Points'
[Algerie Presse Service] Brussels -The European Coordination Conference for Solidarity with the Sahrawi People (EUCOCO) welcomed the findings of the advocate general of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) concerning the issue opposing the EU Council to the Polisario Front on the EU-Morocco agreement for the liberalization of trade for agricultural products and fishing, underlining that the opinion of Wathelet contains "many positive points."
OPEC - Continue Working to Reach Results in Same Line of Algiers Meeting
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -Ecuadorian minister of Foreign Affairs Guillaume Long stressed Thursday, in Algiers, the need to continue working with the technical staff to reach, in the upcoming OPEC meeting in Vienna, results in the same lines as the Algiers meeting.
Spanish Ship Vencedora P79 Stops At Port of Algiers
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -The Vencedora P79 ship belonging to the Spanish marine docked at the port of Algiers for a four-day stop as part of the program of activities of the Algerian-Spanish bilateral military cooperation said Thursday, the ministry of national Defence in a communiquÃ©.
4th National One-Man-Show Festival in Setif Starting From Sunday
[Algerie Presse Service] Setif -More than fifty (50) monologues of amateur artists will compete in the 4th edition of the national one-man show festival "El Fouara Show," which will take place from 2 to 6 October at the Houari Boumediene Cultural Center in Setif said Thursday, the director of the local office for culture and tourism Khaled Mehnaoui.
Has Algeria Taken an Anti-IS Vaccine?
[IRIN] Algiers -As so-called Islamic State recruits members from across the world, one Muslim country has set itself apart. Despite its geographic proximity to extremist-prone regions and a chequered past of militancy, Algeria, on the southern shores of the Mediterranean, has fewer recruits than many others, including next-door neighbours Morocco and Tunisia.
Top Seeds Unveiled For AFCON 2017
[Nyasa Times] The draw for the Total Africa Cup of Nations to be held in Gabon in January 2017 will be held on October 2016 in Libreville, Gabon and the hosts Gabon, holders Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, Algeria have emerged top seeds for the draw.
Lamamra Receives President of International Crisis Group
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -Minister of State, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Ramtane Lamamra received Tuesday, at the headquarters of Algeria's mission in New York, the president of the International Crisis Group Jean-Marie Guehenno said, Wednesday, the ministry in a communiquÃ©.
Algeria to Continue Energy Transition Process
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -Algeria will continue its energy transition process, affirmed Wednesday Minister of Energy Noureddine Boutarfa, adding that a programme of 4.000 MW of photovoltaic generated electricity will be launched before the end of 2016.
Natural Gas, Oil Industry Challenges Emphasized in Ief Declaration
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -Final Declaration of the 15th International Energy Forum of Algiers (IEF15) has stressed the importance of natural gas, noting that oil industry is facing "structural challenges" because of the falling prices.
OPEC Chairman - Output Cut Between 32.5 Mbd-33 MBD
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -The chairman of OPEC Mohammed bin Saleh Al-Sada (Qatar) said the petroleum organization decided Wednesday, in Algiers, to reduce oil production to a level between 32.5 mbd and 33 mbd.
Algiers OPEC Meeting - Consultation 'On Good Track,' Says Barkindo
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -The secretary general of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) Mohammed Sanusi Barkindo said Tuesday in Algiers that discussions on a possible agreement allowing reduction of oil offer surplus were "on the good track."
Forty Countries Participate in 9th International Comics Festival of Algiers
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -Comic artists from 40 countries will participate in the 9th International Comics Festival of Algiers (FIBDA) which will take place from 4 to 8 October with Italy as a guest of honor.
Gabon, Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, Algeria Named Top Seeds
[CAF] Host Gabon, holders Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana and Algeria have emerged top seeds for the draw of the final tournament of the Total Africa Cup of Nations Gabon 2017.