ALGIERS-The Minister of Agriculture, Rural Development and Fishing Abdelkader Bouazghi held discussions Wednesday, in Rome (Italy), with the primary officials of two United Nations agencies specialized in the sector of agriculture, said the ministry in a statement.
ALGIERS-The General Confederation of Algerian Companies (CGEA) affirmed Wednesday its support to the government's action Plan recently adopted by the Parliament.
ALGIERS- Minister of Industry and Mines Mahdjoub Bedda received Tuesday in Algiers the ambassadors of Qatar, Ibrahim Abdulaziz Mohammed Al Sahlaoui, and and Oman, Nacer Ben Seif Ben Salem El-Haoussani.
ALGIERS- Algeria will chair Thursday in Vienna the ministerial council of the OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID), through Minister of Finance Abderrahmane Raouya, the ministry said Wednesday in a statement.
ALGIERS- The president of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika called for the implementation of economic reforms, while noting that the country is confronted to a severe decline in its external revenues and a deterioration of its balance if external payments.
ALGIERS- Minister of Energy Mustapha Guitouni received Tuesday, in Algiers, the ambassadors of Germany and Azerabaijan respectively Michael Zenner and Mahir Mammd Oghlo Aliyev, with whom he examined the energy cooperation opportunities according to communiqué of the ministry of Energy.
ALGIERS- National agricultural development policy since the 2000s has resulted in an annual average growth rate of 8%, an agricultural produce valued at nearly 30 billion dollars (DZD2,976 billion) and a contribution of more than 12% of the GDP, Minister of Agriculture, Rural Development and Fishing, Abdelkader Bouazghi, said in Rome.
ALGIERS- Minister of Energy Mustapha Guitouni received Monday in Algiers Spanish Minister of Energy, Tourism and Digital Agenda Alvaro Nadal, with whom he discussed energy cooperation, and mainly in hydrocarbons, renewable energies as well as electricity and gas interconnection, the ministry said in a statement.
ALGIERS- Quebec's deputy premier, minister responsible for Small and Medium Enterprises, Regulatory Streamlining and Regional Economic Development, Lise Theriault, called Monday Algerian and Canadian business women to create a women's SME entrepreneurial network for investment in strategic sectors, such as renewable energies, new technologies and agriculture.
ALGIERS- Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) organized Monday, in Algiers, a workshop on the Globally Important Agricultural Heritage systems (GIAHS) which will culminate in the creation of the national commission GIAHS-Algeria.