ORAN- Algeria will request to increase its bluefin tuna fishing quota for the next tuna fishing campaign and negotiations are expected with the International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas (ICCAT) in mid-November 2017, director general of fishing and aquaculture told APS.
ORAN- More than 250 investment projects in the field of marine and inland fish farming are under examination at the General Directorate of Fisheries, said Thursday in Oran Minister of Agriculture, Rural Development and Fishing Abdelkader Bouazghi.
ALGIERS – Over half of Algerian business owners consider that the business climate in Algeria would "positively" progress over the coming 12 months, while more than two thirds of these business leaders expect significant investment during the same period, said a survey conducted by Oxford Business Group (OBG).
ALGIERS-Foreign Minister Abdelkader Messahel and British Prime Minister's Special Representative for Economic Partnership with Algeria, Lord Richard Risby on Wednesday discussed the enhancement of British investments in Algeria and the means to broaden them to other areas.

Algeria-EU : Transport sector support project  

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ALGIERS- The project to support the strengthening of transport sector information system in Algeria, as part of the cooperation with the European Union, was closed Wednesday in Algiers, said the Ministry of Public Works and Transport in a communiqué.
ALGIERS- Minister of Industry and Mining Youcef Yousfi received Wednesday, in Algiers, Lord Richard Risby, representative of the British Prime Minister in charge of economic partnership with Algeria.
ALGIERS- Algeria overall balance of payments showed a deficit of US$11.06 billion in the first half of 2017 against US$14.61 billion deficit during the same period a year earlier and US$11.42 bn deficit in H2 2016, said the Governor of the Bank of Algeria, Mohamed Loukal, in an interview with APS.
ALGIERS-The United Nations Resident Coordinator in Algeria Eric Overvest on Tuesday announced that “a budget has been allocated to the development of a strategy to promote the Algeria destination” and the creation of an Algerian certification label under a convention that will be signed by the end of November,” said the Ministry of Tourism and Craft Industry in a communiqué.
OUARGLA (Algeria)- Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) is working on a sustainable development project relating to agro-aquaculture adapted to the specific features of North African and Middle Eastern (MENA) countries, FAO's officials said Tuesday in the Algerian southern town of Ouargla.
ALGIERS- The international conference on "Women and the Job Market" started Tuesday in Algiers under the chairmanship of Mourad Medelci, head of the Constitutional Council and Ghania Eddalia, the minister of National Solidarity, Family and Women's Affairs.