ALGIERS- President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika has signed five presidential decrees ratifying agreements and memorandums of understanding (MoUs), in accordance with the Article 91-9 of the Constitution, said Thursday the Presidency of the Republic in a statement.
The first decree concerns the additional protocol to the economic, scientific and technical cooperation agreement between Algeria and Turkey, defining the standard statute of the Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TIKA), signed on 18 august 2015.
The second decree ratifies Algeria's adherence to Beijing Treaty on Audiovisual Performances, adopted on 24 June 2012.
The third decree is about the MoU between Algeria and Iran in the field of higher education and scientific research, signed in Algiers on 17 December 2015.
The fourth presidential decree ratifies the MoU between Algeria and the Netherlands in the field of plant protection and plant quarantine, signed in Algiers on 26 September 2016.
The fifth decree concerns the amendment to the agreement of 13 July 2004 between Algeria and France on the creation of an Algerian higher business institute, signed in Algiers on 10 April 2016.