ALGIERS-The National Agency for Investment Development (ANDI) has recorded investments worth more than 1,450 DZD billion over the first 9 months of 2017, Director General of the Agency Abdelkrim Mansouri announced in an interview with APS.

State to recover unexploited agricultural lands

Saturday, 11 November 2017 12:22
ORAN-Minister of Agriculture, Rural Development and Fishing Abdelkader Bouazgui on Friday stressed the need to recover unexploited agricultural lands to allot them to serious investors and increase the diversification of production.
ORAN (Algeria)- The pikeperch, a fish living in fresh water and caught mainly in dams in Algeria, has been exported towards European markets, said Friday General Director of Fisheries and Aquaculture at the Agriculture Ministry.
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 Industry and Mining Youcef Yousfi received Thursday a delegation of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) led by this institution’s Mission Chief for Algeria and for the Middle East and Central Asia Department Jean- François Dauphin, said a ministerial communiqué.

Finance bill 2018 before Lower House Sunday

Friday, 10 November 2017 10:11
ALGIERS- The People’s National Assembly (Parliament’s Lower House) will resume its works Sunday in a plenary session devoted to the presentation and debate of the finance bill 2018, said the Lower House on Thursday in a communiqué.
ALGIERS- National oil company Sonatrach and American company Baker Hughes General Electric (BHGE) signed Thursday, in Algiers, an agreement for the creation of a joint company for the local production of equipment destined to oil and gas industry and localisation of related services.
ALGIERS- Algeria is taking part, for the first time, at the international construction show "BATIMAT" in Paris, France, which opened November 6 and is to run until the tenth of the month, the Algerian Fairs and Exportation Company (SAFEX) said in a statement.
ALGIERS- The fourth session of the Algerian-French Joint Economic Committee (COMEFA) and the third session of the Algerian-French strategic dialogue will take place Sunday, in Algiers said Thursday, the ministry of Foreign Affairs.
ALGIERS- The national fuel storage capacity should go from the current 600,000 cubic metres (m3) to 2 million m3 in 2021, said Thursday, the minister of Energy Mustapha Guitouni, adding that this “ambitious” programme will allow reaching fuel storage autonomy of 30 days against 11 days currently.