WASHINGTON- Resorting to non-conventional financing to deal with the deficit of the Treasury will be accompanied by a rigorous control to avoid any inflationary drifts, Minister of Finance Abderahmane Raouya said Monday.
ALGIERS- The office of the People's National Assembly (lower house of) submitted Sunday the finance bill 2018 to the house's Committee on Finance and Budget, the parliamentary institution said in a statement.
ALGIERS- Over 143,800 rural women have benefited from credits from the National Agency of Micro-Credits Management (ANGEM), for the creation of their micro-companies, during the period ranging from 2012 to 2017, said Sunday in Algiers Minister of National Solidarity, Family and Women’s Status Ghania Eddalia.
WASHINGTON- Minister of Finance Abderrahmane Raouia had discussions in Washington with Jihad Azour, Director of the IMF's Middle East and Central Asia Department. The two officials discussed the financing of investments and cooperation prospects between Algeria and the International Monetary Fund.
ALGIERS- Minister of Tourism and Craft Industry Hacène Mermouri said Sunday that Algeria and Niger need to boost cooperation in the field of tourism and craft industry, through the exchange of experiences in terms of training, recycling and marketing of products.
ALGIERS- The chief-executive officer of SONATRACH, Abdelmoumen Ould Kaddour, has expressed satisfaction with the progress made in the renovation of Algiers' refinery, the company said in a statement.
WASHINGTON- Minister of Finance Abderrahmane Raouia held talks in Washington with World Bank's deputy chairman for MENA region, Hafez Ghanem, with whom he broached prospects of cooperation between Algeria and this international financial institution.
ALGIERS-Minister of Housing, Urban Planning and the City Abdelwahid Temmar on Saturday affirmed that his department was "resolutely" committed to implementing all types of housing programmes, stressing that efforts to resolve the housing crisis were underway through the decentralization of some decisions about the sector.
WASHINGTON- Minister of Finance Abderrahmane Raouya participated in the meeting of the Group of Twenty-Four (G24) in Washington.
WASHINGTON-Algerian expert Rabah Arezki has been appointed as the World Bank's Chief Economist for the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region in replacement of Sri Lankan Shanta Devarajan.