ALGIERS- Minister of State, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Ramtane Lamamra and the Ethiopian minister of Foreign Affairs Workneh Gebeyehu officially inaugurated, Thursday, the headquarters of the embassy of Ethiopia in Algeria.
ALGIERS- Minister of National Planning, Tourism and Craft Industry Abdelwahab Nouri affirmed Thursday, in Algiers, that tourism investment must be encouraged and diversified, notably in the south of the country to build a privileged tourist destination and rationalize the use of land in tourism expansion zones (ZET).
ALGIERS- Some 1450 specialist doctors will be posted to southern provinces as part of civil service, said Thursday in Algiers Minister of Health, Population and Hospital Reform Abdelmalek Boudiaf.
MEDEA- Minister of Interior and Local Authorities Noureddine Bedoui said Thursday, in Medea, that the Algerian people will send, during the 4 May legislative elections, “a strong message to the whole world of its cohesion and its unity.”
ALGIERS- The State protects and preserves the tangible and intangible heritage, said Thursday Minister of Culture Azzedine Mihoubi in reply to an oral question at the Council of the Nation (Upper House of Parliament) on the historic site Hippone in Annaba (600-km east of Algiers).
ALGIERS- On the fifth day of the election campaign, the leaders of the political parties are making every effort to convince the voters to go to the polls for the country’s economic construction and development.
ORAN- An agreement for the restoration of the Bey Palace and the Pacha Mosque, two sites dating back to the ottoman era was signed Thursday, in Oran (432-km west of Algiers), between the Directorate of Town Planning and Construction, and the Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TIKA).
ORAN- Eighteen illegal immigrants were intercepted early on Thursday 5 miles off Les Andalouses beach, in Ain El Turck (Oran 431-km west of Algiers) by Coastguards units of the western command, said the security body.
ALGIERS- Minister of Communication Hamid Grine expressed satisfaction at the working conditions and human and technical resources mobilized by the audiovisual recording centre and the national Television and Radio for the coverage of the election campaign for the legislative elections of 4 May 2017.
ALGIERS- A tribute ceremony was organized Thursday at the cemetery of El Alia in the memory of Ahmed Ben Bella, Algeria’s first President, on the occasion of the fifth death anniversary.