Friday, 29 December 2017 13:34
ALGIERS- President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika's decision to declare Yennayer, Amazigh new year's day, a paid national holiday is a "historic act," the minister of Communication Djamel Kaouane said.
Friday, 29 December 2017 10:06
ALGIERS- National Police chief, Major General Abdelghani Hamel, chaired Thursday at Ain Benian Police Academy in Algiers, the graduation ceremony for the first class of police lieutenants, made up of 376 officers, including 60 women.
Friday, 29 December 2017 08:42
EL OUED (Algeria)- Minister of Culture Azzedine Mihoubi said Thursday that the creation of an Academy for Tamazight language is meant to strengthen national identity and unity.
Thursday, 28 December 2017 20:07
ALGIERS- The decision of President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika to declare the Amazigh year, Yennayer, as an official national holiday, has been welcomed by political parties and national organizations.
High Plateaus: Implementation of President Bouteflika’s decisions “not affect by any financial difficulty”Thursday, 28 December 2017 18:33
ALGIERS-Minister of Interior, Local Authorities and National Planning Noureddine Bedoui on Thursday said that the decisions taken by President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika on the administrative reorganization in the High Plateaus “were irreversible and their implementation is not affected by any financial difficulty.”
Thursday, 28 December 2017 18:21
ALGIERS- A total area of 53,975 hectares of vegetation were ravaged by fire nationwide in 2017, said Thursday in Algiers, the General Directorate of Forests (DGF).
Thursday, 28 December 2017 15:40
ALGIERS- The Secretary General of the High Commission for Amazighity (HCA), Si El-Hachemi Assad, welcomed, on Thursday in Algiers, the decision of President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika to declare the celebration of the Amazigh new year, Yennayer, as a paid non-working day as from 12 January 2018, as it would contribute to consolidating the national cohesion.
Thursday, 28 December 2017 12:55
ALGIERS- Algeria, through the spokesman of the ministry of Foreign Affairs, has strongly condemned Thursday the terrorist attack targeting a supermarket in Saint-Petersburg, Russia, Wednesday, and expressed "full solidarity" with Russians, voicing a "firm condemnation" of all forms of terrorism.
Thursday, 28 December 2017 12:42
ALGIERS- The minister of Interior, Local Authorities and National Planning Noureddine Bedoui said Thursday, in Algiers, that the decision of the President of the Republic to establish 12 January as a paid and non-working day starting from 12 January 2018 is “a historic decision which enshrines national values.”
Thursday, 28 December 2017 10:09
NEW YORK- The United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres appointed Wednesday Algerian Leila Zerrougui as Special Representative and head of the UN Organization Stabilization Mission in the DR Congo (MONUSCO), said Guterres’s spokesman Stephane Dujarric.