ALGIERS- Minister of Justice Tayeb Louh stressed Monday in Vienna, Switzerland, the need to reform the global financial system in order to better combat money laundering and corruption, said the Ministry in a statement.
BISKRA (Algeria)- "Algeria has managed to overcome terrorism and is in the stage of prevention against extremism and radicalization," the minister of Religious Affairs said Monday.
ALGIERS- Political parties, competing for the local elections of 23 November, called Monday, on the 9th day of the election campaign, to focus the development efforts on wealth-creating strategic sectors, notably in this difficult economic situation, while others called to strengthen the role of women and youth in the national political life.
ALGIERS- The Broadcasting Regulatory Authority (ARAV) has not noted any “irregularities” or “infringements” in the coverage of the electoral campaign for the local elections by state and private media said Monday, in Algiers, the president of this body Zouaoui Benhamadi.
ALGIERS- The Speaker of the Council of the Nation Abdelkader Bensalah held talks with Mauritanian President Mohamed Ould Abdelaziz, on the sidelines of the World Youth Forum in Sharm El Sheikh, in Egypt, said Monday a communiqué of the Council of the Nation.
ALGIERS- Army detachment destroyed Monday, in Taghda, province of Batna (435-km southeast of Algiers), a terrorist bunker and three homemade mines and recovered a Kalashnikov submachine gun and two cartridge clips, while another detachment arrested in Theniet El-Abed, in the same province, three dangerous terrorist supporters, the ministry of National Defence said in a statement.
ALGIERS-Secretary General of the Foreign Ministry Noureddine Ayadi and Vice-Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Lithuania Darius Skusevicius held consultations on Sunday and Monday on the consolidation of Algerian-Lithuanian relations, announced the Foreign Affairs Ministry in a communiqué.
ALGIERS - Two people supporting terrorist groups were arrested Sunday by detachments of the National People's Army (ANP) in Boumerdes and El Bayadh, said Monday a statement of the National Defence Ministry (MDN).
ALGIERS- The candidates running in the local elections of November 23rd pursue their campaign outlining the main parts of their platforms and underlining the importance of those "decisive elections for development."
ALGIERS-As part of the election campaign for the local elections scheduled for 23 November, party leaders “are holding more and more popular meetings and making many promises for electoral purposes," press reported Monday.