Terror Threats Push Algeria, Egypt Closer
[Magharebia]The outlines of an Algerian-Egyptian alliance are starting to take shape against the backdrop of closer political and security relations between the two countries.
Symposium On Victims of Terrorist Acts Opens Today in Algiers
[African Union]Algiers -The Commission of the African Union (AU) is convening a two-day Symposium on victims of terrorist acts at the facilities of the African Centre on Study and Research on Terrorism (ACSRT). The Symposium comes at the initiative of the Chairperson of the AU Commission, Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, who emphasized the need for a forum at the level of the AU to give a face and a voice to the victims of terrorism in Africa.
Turkey Willing to Create Free Trade Zone with Algeria
[Algerie Presse Service]Algiers -Turkey expressed Wednesday its willingness to create a free trade zone with Algeria in order to boost bilateral trade relations while preserving the economic interests of both countries.
Algeria to Supply Turkey with LNG for Ten More Years
[Algerie Presse Service]Algiers -The contract to supply Turkey with Algerian Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) was extended for ten more years under an agreement signed Wednesday in Algiers by Energy Ministry Youcef Yousfi and his Turkish counterpart Taner Yildiz.
Sellal invites Turkish companies to get involved in Algeria's economic renewal
[Algerie Presse Service]Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal on Wednesday invited Turkish firms to take part in Algeria's economic renewal, through profitable and mutual beneficial projects.
Turkish President Ends visit to Algeria
[Algerie Presse Service]President of the Republic of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan left Thursday Algiers after a two-day official visit to Algeria, at the invitation of President of the Republic, Abdelaziz Bouteflika.
President Bouteflika Holds Talks With Turkish Counterpart
[Algerie Presse Service]President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika has held talks Wednesday in Algiers with his Turkish counterpart, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who is on a two-day official visit to Algeria.
Last Chance in Algiers
[ICG]As northern Mali experiences renewed violence, peace negotiations in Algiers offer a unique opportunity to resolve the crisis. But after almost two months of negotiations, peace remains a distant hope.
Kaci Tizi Ouzou Passes Away
[Algerie Presse Service]Algiers -Algerian comedian Hamid Lourari, 83, nicknamed Kaci Tizi Ouzou, passed away Wednesday evening in Algiers after a long disease, National office of copyrights and related rights (ONDA) announced.
Socioeconomic Situation in El-Bayadh at Centre of Working Session at Interior Ministry
[Algerie Presse Service]Algiers -The socioeconomic situation of the province of El-Bayadh (over 500 km southeast of Algiers) and its development prospects were the main focus of the a working session, which brought together executives of the Ministry of Interior and Local Authorities and the Wali (governor) of the province Mohamed-Laid Khalfi.
Algeria, Turkey Can Achieve Major Joint Projects in Africa, Says Erdogan
[Algerie Presse Service]President of the Republic of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, said Thursday in Algiers that Algeria and Turkey can achieve major joint projects in Africa.
Turkish President Visits Ketchaoua Mosque
[Algerie Presse Service]Algiers -Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, on official visit to Algeria, paid Thursday morning a visit to the Mosque of Ketchaoua, in restoration, in Algiers.
Turkey wants to Increase Investments in Algeria, says Erdogan
[Algerie Presse Service]Turkey wants to raise its investments in Algeria at higher levels, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Wednesday in Algiers, wishing to intensify Turkish companies' participation in infrastructure projects.
Qualifiers CAN 2015 (6th day-Gr. B): Mali-Algeria (1-0) at Half Time
[Algerie Presse Service]Bamako -The Malian team leads the score (1-0) against Algeria at the half time of this game which is part of the sixth day (Group B) of the qualifiers to the African Cup of Nations (CAN 2015) Wednesday in Bamako.
23 Would-be Immigrants Intercepted off Annaba
[Algerie Presse Service]The coastguards of Annaba (600-km east of Algiers) intercepted 23 would-be immigrants at 12 miles off Ras El Hamra, during the night of Tuesday to Wednesday.
Fight Against Terrorism - Army destroys Blockhouse in Oustili Mount in Batna
[Algerie Presse Service]ALGIERS- A detachment of the National People's Army (ANP) destroyed a blockhouse and recovered weapons following an operation at Oustili Mount in Batna (435 km east of Algiers), National Defence Ministry said Tuesday in a communiquÃ©.
Turkish Business Forum - Boosting Partnership
[Algerie Presse Service]Algerian -ALGIERS- The Algerian-Turkish Business Forum opened Wednesday afternoon in Algiers with the objective to strengthen partnership between companies of the two countries.
Turkish Economic Ties Below Expectations, Says CACI
[Algerie Presse Service]Algiers -The head of the Algerian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CACI), Laid Benamor, said Wednesday in Algiers that the economic relations between Algeria and Turkey were still below the expectations and goals of both countries.
Louh Stresses Need for Reform of Arab Justice Ministers Council
[Algerie Presse Service]Algiers -Justice Minister Tayeb Louh stressed in the 30th session of the Council of Arab Ministers of Justice in Jeddah (Saudi Arabia) the need to "reform the functioning of the Council to give it a key role in the elaboration of the international legal system," said Wednesday Justice Ministry in a communiquÃ©.
2015 Qualifiers (6th day- Gr. B)- Mali beats Algeria 2-0, Qualifies for Final Round
[Algerie Presse Service]Can -BAMAKO (Mali)- The Malian football team qualified for the final round of the African Cup of Nations (CAN 2015) by beating its Algerian counterpart (2-0) in a game which was part of the sixth and last day (Group B) of the qualifiers to the competition, played Wednesday in Bamako (Mali).