BLIDA (Algeria)- The mountainous region of Chrea, Blida (50-km south of Algiers), attracts two million tourists every year, which show the attractiveness of tourist sites in Algeria, the minister of Tourism and Craft Industry said Thursday.
ALGIERS-Minister of Tourism and Craft Industry Hacene Mermouri on Monday said that nearly 160,000 tourists including 10,000 foreign visited southern regions since the beginning of the Saharan tourism season 2017 in September.
ALGIERS- Minister of Tourism and Craft Industry Hacene Mermouri announced Thursday, in Algiers, the implementation, shortly, of a workshop bringing together experts and specialists, in charge of reviewing and updating all the legislations governing the sector in order to develop, promote and modernize all the specialized companies and institutions in this field.
ALGIERS-Minister of Tourism and Craft Industry Hecene Mermouri on Wednesday called on players in the craft industry to make joint efforts to improve the quality of handicraft products and "contribute to the diversification of the resources of the national economy in the light of the country's financial situation."
EL-OUED- Minister of Tourism and Craft Industry Hacene Mermouri underlined, Monday in El-Oued, the need to encourage tourism investment to diversify national economy resources.
ALGIERS- Minister of Tourism and Craft Industry Hacene Mermouri underlined, Thursday in Algiers, the need to join efforts to boost the sector of tourism and make of it an economic alternative that would help free the country from its dependence on hydrocarbons.
ALGIERS- President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika on Wednesday has appointed Hacene Mermouri minister of Tourism and Craft Industry, said the Presidency of the Republic in a statement.