Algeria Welcomes Extension of Minusma Mandate
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -Algeria welcomed the extension, until 30 June 2016, of the mandate of the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA), said Wednesday the spokesman of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Abdelaziz Benali Cherif.
Algeria 'Strongly' Condemns Attack On Minusma in Northern Mali
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -Algeria "strongly" condemned the attack that targeted, Thursday, in the region of Timbuktu, in Northern Mali, the forces of the United Nations Mission in Mali (MINUSMA), said the spokesman of the ministry of Foreign Affairs, Abdelaziz Benali Cherif.
Volleyball Coach Lung'aho Confident of Better Results in Algeria
[Nation] Kenya coach David Lung'aho is confident his charges will improve on their performances during the second leg of the FIVB Grand Prix matches which commence in Algiers, Algeria on Friday.
Algeria 'Vigorously' Condemns Terrorist Attack On Egyptian Army's Positions in Sinai
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -Algeria has "vigorously" condemned, through the voice of the spokesman of Foreign Affairs' Ministry Abdelaziz Benali Cherif, the terrorist attacks perpetrated Wednesday on positions of the Egyptian army in Sinai, Egypt, causing several victims among the security units and soldiers.
Sellal Receives Minusma Chief
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal has received Thursday Mongi Hamdi, the head of the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA), said the Prime Minister Office in a statement.
Sellal On Working Visit to Algiers Saturday
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal will pay a working visit, Saturday, to the province of Algiers, said the Prime Minister's Office in a communiquÃ©.
Bedoui Reiterates State's Commitment to Continue Efforts for Return of Lasting Stability in Ghardaia
[Algerie Presse Service] Ghardaia -Minister of Interior and Local Authorities Noureddine Bedoui reiterated, Thursday in Ghardaia, the State's commitment to continue efforts and mobilize the necessary means for the return of lasting stability in the southern province.
Cars Held Up in Ports Addressed Soon, Says Bouchouareb
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -The issue of cars held up in some ports, following the implementation of the new car dealer specifications, is to be resolved in the next few days, Minister of Industry and Mines Abdessalam Bouchouareb told APS on Thursday.
Algerian Khadidja Ladjel Re-Elected At UN Convention On Rights of All Migrant Workers
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -Algerian Khadidja Ladjel has been re-elected, by majority, at the United Nations Convention on the Rights of all Migrant Workers and Members of their Families, said Thursday Foreign Affairs Ministry in a communiquÃ©.
Upper House Passes Bill On Foreign Trade
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -The Council of the Nation (Upper House) passed Thursday in great majority the bill amending and supplementing an order dated 2003 on general rules applicable to import and export operations.
Chaabi Concert in Tribute to Musician Cheikh Namous
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -A Chaabi concert was organized Tuesday evening by the National Office of Copyrights and Annex Rights (Onda) in tribute to Algerian musician, Cheikh Namous, whose real name is Mohamed Rechedi.
Eight Algerian At World University Taekwondo Championship Mid-July in South Korea
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -Eight Algerian taekwondo athletes will start Thursday a training camp Yongin, South Korea, ahead of their participation in the World University Taekwondo Championship from 15 to 20 July, the Algerian federation said Wednesday.
President Bouteflika Receives President of Ennahdha Movement
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis -Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika received, Wednesday in Algiers, President of Tunisian Ennahdha Movement Rached Ghannouchi.
Terrorist Killed in Ain Defla, Machine Pistol and Explosive Belt Recovered
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -A terrorist was killed Tuesday in Ain Defla by elements of the People's National Army, following a search operation that allowed them to recover a Kalashnikov machine gun type, a quantity of ammunition and an explosive belt, the Ministry of National Defence said Wednesday in a statement.
Trade Minister Presents Bill On Foreign Trade At Upper House
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -The bill on import and export operations was presented Wednesday at the Council of the Nation (Upper House) by the Trade Minister Amara Benyounes, during a plenary session chaired by Speaker of the Upper House Abdelkader Bensalah.
Road Accidents - 85 Killed, 740 Injured in One Week
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -Eighty-five people lost their lives and 740 others were injured in 424 road accidents that occurred from 23 to 29 June, said the National Gendarmerie Wednesday.
Air Algerie Receives 3rd A330-200 Airbus
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -The national airline company Air Agerie received Wednesday at the international airport of Algiers its third A330-200 Airbus, acquired as part of its acquisition programme of 16 new aircrafts by the end of 2016 for the renewal of its fleet, said the company in a communiquÃ©.
President Bouteflika Receives Leader of Tunisia's Ennahda Movement
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika has received Wednesday in Algiers the leader of Tunisia's Ennahda Movement, Rached Ghannouchi.
Over 1,000 Agreements Signed Between Algerian, French Universities
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -The Algerian and French universities have signed over 1,000 agreements and conventions, reflecting the "importance" of the Algerian-French cooperation in the field of higher education and scientific research, the ministry said Monday in a statement.
Energy - Increase in Investments in Q1 2015
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -The investments of the energy sector reached DZD327 billion ($3.6 billion) in the first quarter of 2015, an increase of 19% compared with the same period a year earlier, Energy Ministry told APS.