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Friday, Nov 30

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Inter-ministerial councils to examine governors’ proposals, announces Ouyahia

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ALGIERS-Prime Minister, Ahmed Ouyahia, announced Thursday in Algiers that the proposals made by governors at the Government-governors meeting would be examined by inter-ministerial councils.

Ouyahia: Rationalization of spendings based on management of local development programmes

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ALGIERS-Prime Minister, Ahmed Ouyahia said Thursday in Algiers that the success of State's efforts to rationalize spendings was based on the effectiveness of the management of local development programmes.

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Bill on local authorities to be soon submitted to Government

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ALGIERS-The bill on local authorities “will be soon submitted to the Council of the Government and then to the Council of Ministers,” announced Thursday Minister of Interior, Local Authorities and National Planning, Noureddine Bedoui.

Thursday, Nov 29

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Nairobi Conference on blue economy adopts Algeria’s proposals

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ALGIERS-The final statement of the Nairobi High-Level Conference on the Sustainable Blue Economy adopted the majority of Algeria’s proposals submitted by the Minister of Tourism and Craft Industry, Abdelkader Benmessaoud including “the…

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Sonatrach: Shareholders’ agreement to build petrochemical complex in Turkey

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ALGIERS-The National Hydrocarbon Group Sonatrach sealed Wednesday in Istanbul a shareholders’ agreement with Turkish group Rönesans Holding to seal a shareholders’ agreement to build a petrochemical complex in Turkey, Sonatrach announced…

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Ouyahia receives US under-secretary of State for Political Affairs

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ALGIERS- Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia received Thursday in Algiers, the US Under-Secretary of State for Political Affairs David Hale, on a working visit to Algeria, the Prime Minister's Office said in a statement.

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South-High Plateaus: Local development consolidated by “palliative” programmes decided by President Bouteflika

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ALGIERS- Minister of Interior, Local Authorities and National Planning Noureddine Bedoui affirmed Wednesday, in Algiers, that the local development will be strengthened by specific palliative programmes decided by President of the Republic…

Gabon seeks sustainable economic partnership with Algeria

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LIBREVILLE (GABON)-Secretary General of the Trade Ministry, Cherif Omar, held talks Thursday in Libreville with Gabon’s Minister of Industry and National Entrepreneurship, Estelle Ondo, and his counterpart from the same country.

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Finance bill 2019: Government managed to implement efficient measures to economic, financial issues

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ALGIERS- Speaker of the Council of the Nation Abdelkader Bensalah affirmed Wednesday, in Algiers, following the vote on finance bill 2019, that “despite insufficient financial resources, the government succeeded, through the bill, in…

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Mining: developing, extending exploitation projects, sector’s major priority

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ALGIERS- The development and extension of exploitation projects of mining resources has become a “major priority” for the sector, notably after the delay in exploiting these rich and diversified resources, said Wednesday, in Algiers,…

Algerians, Italians interested in partnership in agriculture, aquaculture, food industry

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MOSTAGANEM (Algeria)- Algerian and Italian economic operators on Thursday, in Mostaganem (355-km west of Algiers), showed considerable interest in bilateral partnership in agriculture, aquaculture and food processing industry.

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Nairobi conference: Algeria calls for promoting blue economy

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ALGIERS- Algeria, through minister of Tourism and Craft Industry Abdelkader Benmessaoud, stressed Wednesday in Nairobi, Kenya, the importance of promoting blue economy as part of rational governance and management to meet various…

Wednesday, Nov 28

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APS chose to privilege general interest over commercial interest

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ALGIERS- General Manager of the agency Algeria Press Service (APS), Abdelhamid Kacha on Wednesday in Algiers said that the Agency chose to privilege the general interest over the commercial interest, in a media context marked with …

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Measures for wider use of High Plateaus and South Development Funds

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ALGIERS- Minister of Finance Abderrahmane Raouya said Wednesday that the Government-governors meeting that use of Investment Fund, High Plateaus and South Development Fund is very poor, announcing measures to intensify and improve the use…

Arab Maghreb Union’s meetings: Spain welcomes Algeria’s initiative

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ORAN- Spain’s ambassador to Algeria Fernando Moran Calvo-Soleto said Wednesday, in Oran, that his country welcomed Algeria’s initiative for the holding of a meeting of the Arab Maghreb Union’s Foreign Ministers Council, underlining its…

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US Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs on working visit Wednesday, Thursday to Algeria

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ALGIERS- US Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs David Hale will pay a working visit to Algeria on 28 and 29 November 2018, said a communiqué of Foreign Affairs Ministry.

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Gabon’s Vice President calls to strengthen trade ties with Algeria

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LIBREVILLE (Gabon)- Gabon’s Vice President Pierre Claver Maganga Moussavou called Wednesday, in Libreville, his country’s businessmen to establish partnerships with the Algerian operators and to strengthen trade ties between the two…

Council of Nation passes finance bill 2019

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ALGIERS- The Council of the Nation adopted Wednesday the finance bill 2019 in a plenary session chaired by Abdelkader Bensalah, speaker of this parliamentary institution, in the presence of Minister of Finance Abderrahmane Raouya and other…

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Large crowd at Algerian Product Fair in Libreville

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LIBREVILLE (GABON) – The Algerian Products Fair in Libreville, the capital of Gabon, inaugurated Tuesday, has attracted large crowd, came to discover the Algerian products.

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Oil facilities to be powered by renewable energy by 2030, says Guitouni

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ALGIERS – Energy Minister Mustapha Guitouni, said Tuesday in Algiers that oil facilities would be powered by renewable energy by 2030, as part of the energy efficiency application programme.

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President Bouteflika urges governors to adopt new management mode

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ALGIERS- President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika urged Wednesday the governors to adopt a new mode of governance, “based on the initiative, anticipation, the management by objectives and the outcome-based approach,” calling on the…

President Bouteflika warns against political manoeuvrings as each crucial event approaches

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ALGIERS-President of the Republic, Abdelaziz Bouteflika, on Wednesday warned against the "political manoeuvrings" observed as each "crucial event" approaches for the Algerian people.

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Parliament: Need to diversify cooperation fields between Algeria, EU

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ALGIERS- Diversifying the fields of cooperation between Algeria and the European Union (EU) was Tuesday at the heart of a meeting at the headquarters of the People’s National Assembly between the head the Committee on Foreign Affairs,…

Gas: Sonatrach subsidiary, Petrofac sign agreement to increase Tinhert fields’ capacities

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ALGIERS- An agreement to increase the production capacities of Tinhert gas fields, in the province of Illizi, was signed Tuesday, in Algiers, between the subsidiary ENGCB (national company of civil engineering and building) of Sonatrach…

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Exhibition of Algerian products in Senegal on 29 November-16 December

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ALGIERS-An exhibition of Algerian products will be held in Dakar (Senegal) as from 29 November until 16 December 2018 with the participation of 46 Algerian companies working in various areas, the Trade Ministry announced in a communiqué.

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Guitouni: KSA has not withdrawn from output cut deal, OPEC’s decisions sovereign

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ALGIERS-Energy Minister, Guitouni Mustapha said Tuesday in Algiers that “the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) has not withdrawn from the deal between the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and its Non-OPEC partners to cut…

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Energy: “Investment abroad, a must for further foreign currency incomes”

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ALGIERS-The Energy sector seeks through the national hydrocarbons group (Sonatrach) to invest abroad with a view to getting further foreign currency incomes and reducing the import bill of finished energy products, Energy Minister Mustapha…

Tuesday, Nov 27

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Government-governors meeting to focus on decentralization, public-private partnership

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ALGIERS-The Government-governors meeting, scheduled for Wednesday and Thursday in Algiers, will focus on decentralization, territory activity, the promotion of public-private partnership, local public service and the improvement of…

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France takes note of Algeria’s AMU proposal with "great interest"

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PARIS-France has taken note with "great interest" of Algeria proposal's, in which it urged member countries to revive the Arab Maghreb Union (AMU), announced Le Quai d'Orsay.

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Algeria, Germany sign cooperation agreement on German language teaching

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ALGIERS – A cooperation agreement has been signed Tuesday in Algiers by the National Education Ministry and German embassy to Algiers, aiming at promoting the teaching of German Language.