NEW YORK- Algeria has begun negotiations, in New York, on behalf of African countries, on the elements of a new international legally binding instrument on the conservation and sustainable use of marine biodiversity under the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS).
ALGIERS- Two barrels containing products and tools for homemade bombs were discovered Friday by a detachment of the People's National Army in Bouira, said Saturday the Ministry of National Defence in a statement.

APS website restored

Saturday, 01 April 2017 14:51
ALGIERS- The main website of Algeria Press service (APS), which was hacked Friday afternoon without undermining its services to national and international subscribers, has been restored on Saturday

Sellal starts working visit to El-Oued

Saturday, 01 April 2017 10:39
El-OUED (Algeria)- Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal started Saturday a working visit to the province of El-Oued (650-km southeast of Algiers), as part of the implementation of President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika's programme.
ALGIERS-The website of the national news agency (Algerie Presse Service-APS) has been partially hacked on Friday afternoon. The attack has no impact on the agency's services to domestic and international subscribers.

Mebarki received by Malian Premier

Friday, 31 March 2017 18:41
ALGIERS-Minister of Vocational Training Mohamed Mebarki has been received Friday in Bamako by the Malian Premier Modibo Keita, announced the ministry in a communiqué.
ALGIERS-Two (2) terrorist-drug traffickers were neutralized and a quantity of weapons, ammunitions and five quintals of cannabis were seized by a detachment of the People's National Army (ANP) Thursday at the border area of Chenachen, located in the province of Tindouf, the National Defence Ministry announced Friday in a communiqué.
ALGIERS- Algeria takes part in the third conference of the ministers of Higher Education, Scientific Research and innovation of the member countries of the 5+5 Dialogue, to be held Friday in Tunis.
ALGIERS- Deputy Minister of National Defence and Chief of Army Staff Lieutenant General Ahmed Gaid Salah received Thursday, in Algiers, Qatar's Minister of State for Defence Khalid Bin Mohammed Al-Attiyah, who is on a two-day official visit in Algeria, leading a military delegation.
DEAD SEA (Jordan)- Speaker of the Council of the Nation Abdelkader Bensalah was received, Wednesday in Jordan's Dead Sea region, by King Abdullah II.