ALGIERS – The political party leaders on Wednesday (18th day of campaign for Nov. 23rd local elections) renewed calls for massive vote so to effect change, saying that abstention may benefit the parties which are "nostalgic" about instability and transition periods.
ALGIERS- Head of the Constitutional Council Mourad Medelci partakes in the festivities marking the 20th anniversary of the foundation of the Association of the Constitutional courts sharing the Use of French (ACCPUF), on 16- 17 November in Paris (France), said Wednesday a communiqué of the Constitutional Council.
ALGIERS- Minister of Justice Tayeb Louh hailed in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, efforts of African Union experts in the drafting of many protocols, said a Ministry's statement on Wednesday.
ALGIERS- The role of the local elections of 23 November in the strengthening of the country’s stability and security was underlined Tuesday, the 17th day of the campaign by several political parties running for the elections, calling on electors to vote massively.
ALGIERS- New website (www.pourlalgerie.com) devoted to the local elections of 23 November 2017 has been launched by the ministry of Communication.
ALGIERS- National newspapers on Wednesday shed light on the conduct of the election campaign for the local polls of November 23.
ALGIERS- Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia received Wednesday in Algiers Spain's Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs Ildefonso Castro Lopez, who is on a two-day working visit to Algeria, which is part of the regular political consultations between the two countries, the Prime Minister's office said in a statement.

Algeria, strategic partner for Spain

Tuesday, 14 November 2017 19:49
ALGIERS- Algeria is a "strategic partner" for Spain, said Tuesday in Algiers Spain's Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs Ildefonso Castro Lopez.

Arms cache discovered in Tindouf

Tuesday, 14 November 2017 17:37
ALGIERS- An arms cache, containing two Kalashnikov submachine guns and three loaded ammunition magazines, has been discovered Tuesday in Tindouf (around 2000-km southwest of Algiers) by a detachment of the People's National Army, said the Ministry of National Defence in a statement.
ALGIERS- French president Emmanuel Macron will pay a visit to Algeria on 6 December, the first since his election as president of France, and which will take place in the wake of the signing of several economic cooperation agreements between the two countries.