ALGIERS- Twenty-seven athletes of the Algerian Jiu-Jitsu team will take part in the 8th edition of this sport’s world championship (all categories), which is being held from 10 to 22 April in Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates), with the participation of 10,000 athletes representing 111 countries said the Algerian Jiu-Jitsu Association.
ORAN- Coastguards units of the western command thwarted, in two separate operations, two illegal immigration attempts on Wednesday off Cape Falcon in Ain El Turck, in the province of Oran (432-km west of Algiers), said the security body.
ALGIERS- Minister of Maghreb Affairs, African Union and Arab League Abdelkader Messahel received Wednesday, in Algiers, US delegation of the Committee on Armed Services of the House of Representatives, led by Mark Morehouse, adviser of the Committee’s Chairman Mac Thornberry, said a communiqué of Foreign Affairs Ministry.
ALGIERS- The public-private partnership (PPP), which is a new kind of long-term contract on which Algeria counts on to carry its future infrastructure projects, allows the introduction of efficiency but it also implicates the strong increase in the capacity of the public administration said Wednesday, in Algiers, an expert of the World Bank.
ALGIERS- The works of Algiers' new air terminal have reached 70% completion, said Wednesday the Minister of Health, Population and Hospital Reform, interim Minister of Public Works and Transport, Abdelmalek Boudiaf, during an inspection visit to the construction site.
ALGIERS- Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal received Wednesday, in Algiers, Ethiopian Minister of Foreign Affairs Workneh Gebeyehu who is on working visit to Algeria, said the Prime Minister’s Office in a communiqué.
ALGIERS- Algeria’s GDP growth reached 4% in 2016 against 3.8% in 2015, with a steady growth of hydrocarbon GDP, said Wednesday the Governor of the Bank of Algeria Mohamed Loukal.
ALGIERS- The Algerian badminton team (men and women) will take part in the African championship taking place from 16 to 23 April in Pretoria (South Africa), with the participation of ten countries, the Algerian Badminton Federation (FABad) told APS Wednesday.
ALGIERS- On the fourth day of the campaign for the legislative elections of 4 May, party leaders have continued to present their programmes, stressing the need to improve the socioeconomic conditions of citizens, especially the youth, and called to go massively to polls.
COPENHAGEN (Denmark)- The Danish minister of foreign Affairs Anders Samuelsen said that his country continues to support the efforts of the United Nations for a political solution to the conflict in Western Sahara, which is occupied by Morocco.