AGENDA

Creation of independent body for monitoring of Government's action, non-conventional financing  

Thursday 21 September 2017 - 17:05
ALGIERS-Premier Ahmed Ouyahia announced that an independent body, tasked with the monitoring of the Government's action and the process of non-conventional financing, would be created by presidential decree.

Messahel talks with UN Envoy for Libya Ghassan Salame

Fri 22 September 2017 - 11:09
NEW YORK - Foreign Minister Abdelkader Messahel met on Thursday with Ghassan Salame, UN Special Representative and Head of the UN Mission in Libya (UNMIL), on the sidelines of the proceedings of the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly.

Extension of OPEC-non OPEC agreement: Discussions postponed to November

Fri 22 September 2017 - 19:40
ALGIERS- Discussions about the extension, beyond March 2018, of the agreement between the organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and its partners on oil production reduction has been postponed to next November, Minister of Energy Mustapha Guitouni said Friday in Vienna.

UN: Zuma, Mugabe, Evaristo Carvalho launches appeal to end occupation in Western Sahara, Palestine

Fri 22 September 2017 - 18:10
NEW YORK- The presidents of South Africa, Zimbabwe and Sao Tome and Principe launched an appeal in the United Nations to put an end to colonial occupation in Western Sahara and Palestine, reiterating security Council's responsibility to Western…

Automatic gun seized in Djanet, three drug traffickers arrested in Ain Defla and Tlemcen

Thu 21 September 2017 - 18:41
ALGIERS- An automatic gun was seized Wednesday in Djanet (Illizi, 1850-km southeast of Algiers) and three drug traffickers were arrested in Ain Defla and Tlemcen, said Thursday the Ministry of National Defence in a communiqué.