Algeria Press Service

Sunday, Feb 4


Suspension d'importations: une économie en devises de 1,5 milliard de dollars annuellement


ALGER - La mesure de suspension à l'importation de 851 produits devrait permettre à l'Algérie d'économiser un montant en devises de l'ordre de 1,5 milliard de dollars sur une année, a indiqué le ministre du Commerce, Mohamed Benmeradi,…

Monday, Dec 25


Commerce extérieur: le taux d'ouverture de l'économie algérienne supérieur à 60%


ALGER- Le taux d'ouverture de l'économie algérienne, qui renseigne sur le degré de dépendance du marché national vis-à-vis de l'étranger, est supérieur à 60%, a indiqué lundi à Alger le ministre du Commerce, Mohamed Benmerradi. "Le…

Monday, May 1




Présente à la source de l’événement, l’APS couvre l’actualité à partir de quatre Directions Régionales (Blida, Ouargla, Constantine et Oran), à travers le territoire national, qui coordonnent l’activité de quarante sept bureaux de wilaya.…


Sellal calls, in Setif, to learn from 8 May 1945 events to participate in legislative elections

SETIF- Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal called on Sunday, in Setif, for the Algerian people to learn from May 1945 in order to protect Algeria’s independence and to continue its construction, considering it important to participate…

Sellal chairs meeting with women's groups in Setif

SETIF (Algeria)- Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal chaired at the end of a visit to Setif, Sunday, a meeting with women's organizations at a sports hall not far from downtown.

Calls to vote massively to give credibility to polls

ALGIERS- In their meetings on the last day of the election campaign, the competing political parties called Sunday the citizens to go massively to the polls to give “credibility” to the elections to stand in the way of those who want to…


CAF: MC Algiers beats Young Africans 4-0, qualifies for pool stage


ALGIERS- Algeria's representative at the Confederation of African Football (CAF) championship, MC Algiers, qualified for the pool stage, after it beat its Tanzanian Young Africans counterpart 4-0 (first half 2-0) in a second leg match of…

African Judo Championships 2017 (Day 3): Algeria claims team title


ANTANANARIVO- Algeria's national judo team (men and women) have been crowned African team champions after beating their Tunisian counterparts in the finals on Sunday in Madagascar's capital, Antananarivo.

IPC/11th Tunis International Meeting: Algeria wins 19 medals, including 6 gold in Tunis


ALGIERS- The Algerian athletes have won 19 medals (6 gold, 6 silver and 7 bronze medals), in the 11th Tunis International Meeting, Africa's only World Para Athletics Grand Prix of the year, said the International Paralympic Committee (IPC).

Sellal inspects work progress at future Olympic stadium in Belgaid


ORAN – Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal on Wednesday has inspected the construction site of the future Olympic stadium in Belgaid, sub-prefecture of Bir El Djir, as part of his working visit to the province of Oran (432-km west of Algiers).

National football team: CAN-2019 semi-finals, coach Alcaraz’s main goal


ALGIERS-The new coach of the national football team Spanish Lucas Alcaraz has engaged in a two-year contract with the Algerian Football Federation (FAF).

African Judo Championships 2017: Oualal, Asselah, Temmar and Bouyakoub offer four gold to Algeria


ANTANANARIVO- Each of Algerian judokas Kaouthar Oualal (-78 kg), Sonia Asselah (+78 kg), Lyes Bouyakoub (-100 kg) and Nadjib Temmar (+100 kg) won a gold medal on Saturday, the second day of the 2017 African Judo Championships in…

Sellal visits tyre manufacturing plant in Setif

SETIF (Algeria) – Premier Abdelmalek Sellal has visited Sunday a tyre manufacturing plant, located in the industrial zone of Setif.

Industrial production up 1.3% in 2016


ALGIERS- Industrial production in the Algerian public sector increased by 1.3% during 2016 compared to 2015, driven slightly by the sectors of wood and paper processing, building materials and energy, while some fields like iron, steel,…

Sunday, Apr 30


UN observer mission is not "traditional observation operation"

Algeria Press Service

ALGIERS – The UN observer mission, assigned to monitor the legislative elections in Algeria "is not an election observation operation in the traditional sense," but it is composed of a panel of experts, who will follow the voting process,…

Western Sahara: Security Council should act with “determination” for fair solution


WASHINGTON- Swedish Hans Corell, former Under-Secretary General for Legal Affairs and Legal Advisor at the United Nations, stressed the imperative that the Security Council act, concerning the handling of Western Sahara’s issue, with…

Legislative polls: ARAV Chairman receives delegation of AU observers

Algeria Press Service

ALGIERS-Chairman of the Broadcasting Regulatory Authority (ARAV) Zouaoui Benhamadi received Sunday in Algiers a delegation of observers of the African Union (AU) led by its mission chief Deleita Mohamed.

Algeria committed to facilitating mission of observers

Algeria Press Service

ALGIERS- Algeria has committed to facilitating the work of international observers of the African Union (AU), the United Nations (UN), the Arab League and the European Union (EU) for the legislative elections of 4 May 2017, said Sunday…

Washington pleads for Sahrawi people’s right to self-determination

Algeria Press Service

NEW YORK- The United States called to remove the obstacles for the relaunch of the United Nations process in Western Sahara, pleading for the Sahrawi people’s right to self-determination.

Election campaign comes to a close after 21 days of intense activities

Algeria Press Service

ALGIERS –The campaign for 4 May Legislative Elections, which come to a close Sunday at midnight, has been marked by intense activities of the party leaders engaged in this political milestone.


Sellal: Algeria able to be part of emerging economies by 2020


MEDEA- Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal said Saturday, in Medea, in front of representatives of the civil society and that the new economic growth model is being achieved, saying he is confident that Algeria will be among the emerging…

Tindouf: Nine mobile polling stations head to remote regions

Algeria Press Service

TINDOUF- Caravans of nine mobile polling stations have set off Sunday from downtown Tindouf (around 2000-km southwest of Algiers) to various remote regions of the province.

Last day of campaign: Party leaders still on field to convince electors

Algeria Press Service

ALGIERS-On the last day of the election campaign, Party leaders pursued their meetings and other activities to convince electors to trust in the candidates of their parties, and stressed the importance of forming an internal front and…


Premier inaugurates 6000 additional training seats in Setif University

Algeria Press Service

SETIF (Algeria)- Premier Abdelmalek Sellal has inaugurated in Setif 6000 additional training seats in the Law and Political Sciences Faculty of Mohamed-Lamine Debaghine University.

Setif: Sellal inaugurates sports complex in Ain Arnat

Algeria Press Service

SETIF-Premier Abdelmalek Sellal has inaugurated Sunday in Setif a sports complex in the commune of Ain Arnat as part of his working visit to the capital of the High Plateaus.


Existing resources no longer allow meeting all demands


MEDEA- Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal affirmed Saturday, in Medea, that the country’s existing resources “do not allow anymore to meet all the citizens’ demands,” pointing out that the revenues will be “equitably” distributed and…


Terrorist surrenders to military authorities in Bordj Badji Mokhtar

Algeria Press Service

ALGIERS- Terrorist carrying Kalashnikov sub-machine gun and a quantity of munitions surrendered Saturday to the military authorities of Bordj Badji Mokhtar (6th military region), the ministry of National Defense said Sunday in a statement.

President Bouteflika's message to nation makes headlines

Algeria Press Service

ALGIERS- The message to the Nation by President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika, in which he called for a high voting turnout while ensuring that Algerian people's choice will be respected, has made the headlines of national…

Sellal starts visit to Setif

Algeria Press Service

SETIF (Algeria)- Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal started Sunday a working and inspection visit to the province of Setif (300-km east of Algiers), as part of the government's actions to implement the programme of President Abdelaziz…