ALGIERS-The National Space Agency (ASAL) on Monday offered a model of the first Algerian telecommunication satellite “Alcomsat-1”, launched recently from China, to President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika in recognition of his support and efforts for the development and promotion of the Algerian space programme.
ALGIERS-President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika on Monday said that Alcomsat-1 satellite was “a tool to promote space technologies for peaceful purposes and will enable Algeria access to services that were the preserve of foreign companies.”
ALGIERS- President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika reiterated Monday the State’s commitment to mastering modern technologies, putting them at the heart of the economic development momentum, its driving force.
ALGIERS- The launch of the Algerian satellite Alcomsat-1 is “a new era with positive effects on the national development,” said Monday, in Algiers, Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia.
ALGIERS- The Tunisian minister of Interior Lotfi Brahem said Sunday, in Algiers, that the National Institute for the study of Crime Detection and Criminology (INCC) is “a pride for Arab countries given the international standards used in terms of criminal investigation, and which do not even exist in European countries.
ALGIERS- Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia received Monday, in Algiers, Tunisian Minister of Interior Lotfi Braham who is on a working visit to Algeria as part of consultation meetings between the two countries’ officials, said a communiqué of the Prime Minister’s Office.
ALGIERS- Police Chief and head of the African Mechanism for Police Cooperation (AFRIPOL) Major General Abdelghani Hamel will participate on 8-9 January in Addis Ababa in the 13th special meeting of the African Police Chiefs and the 10th meeting of the Ad Hoc technical committee on security, said Sunday a communiqué of the General Directorate of National Police (DGSN).
ALGIERS-The embassy and General Consulate of France in Algiers have changed the service provider in charge of receiving visa applications, announced the embassy in a statement.
ALGIERS-A warships detachment of the Chinese naval forces has berthed Sunday at the port of Algiers for a three-day call, announced the National Defence Ministry in a communiqué.
ALGIERS-Minister of Housing, Urban Planning and the City Abdelwahid Temmar and Minister of Communication Djamel Kaouane on Saturday set up the main communication and broadcasting platform at the Grand Mosque of Algiers.