BRUSSELS-The European Union and the African Union (AU) agreed upon "renaming" their Europeans-Africans summit, scheduled for 29-30 November in Abidjan (Ivory Coast), the EU-AU summit, Algeria's ambassador Amar Belani said Sunday in Brussels.

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Annual inflation rate at 5.9% until August 2017

Saturday, 23 September 2017 14:34

ALGIERS- The evolution of the annual rate of consumer prices stood at 5.9% until August 2017, said the National Office of Statistics (ONS).

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Messahel at 72nd session of UN General Assembly

Saturday, 23 September 2017 09:12

NEW YORK- Minister of Foreign Affairs Abdelkader Messahel has delivered, on Friday in New York, a speech at the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly, in which he presented Algeria's vision and position on many issues of major concern for international community.

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NEW YORK- Foreign Minister Abdelkader Messahel and his counterpart from Egypt, Sameh Choukry, and from Tunisia, Khemaies Jhinaoui, held Thursday in New York a tripartite consultation meeting on Libya, on the sidelines of the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly.

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ALGIERS-Premier Ahmed Ouyahia said Thursday in Algiers that the Finance Bill 2018 provides for the introduction of Islamic checks in the treasury and the launch of Islamic finance before the end of 2017 by two public banks and four public banks in 2018.  

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ALGIERS-Algeria's foreign exchange reserves amounted to USD103 billion in late August 2017 (against USD 105 billion in July 2017), Premier Ahmed Ouyahia announced Thursday.  

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ALGIERS- The members of the National People’s Assembly (APN) have presented Monday during the debates on the Government’s action plan,  proposals  in order to surmount the "difficult" circumstance without the recourse to foreign debt.

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Amazigh training course for UNS employees

Sunday, 17 September 2017 18:46

ALGIERS-The High Commission for Amazighity (HCA) and the office of the United Nations System in Algeria will hold as of 20 September 2017 in Algiers the first training course in Amazigh language intended for the staff of the UN, the HCA announced Sunday in a communiqué.

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Algeria's dams 55% full

Sunday, 17 September 2017 16:57

ALGIERS- The filling rate of Algeria's dams nationwide has reached 55%, said Sunday in Algiers Minister of Water Resources Hocine Necib, adding "there is no drinking-water supply crisis."

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Dangerous terrorist surrenders in Jijel

Sunday, 17 September 2017 16:54

ALGIERS-A dangerous terrorist, operating since 2005, has surrendered Sunday to military authorities near El-Milia, located east of the province of Jijel, announced the National Defence Ministry.  

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