ALGIERS- The International Monetary Fund (IMF) shares the same assessment diagnosis of the Algerian economy as the public authorities, as well as the objectives that they set for its adjustment and transformation, affirmed Monday, in Algiers, a top official of this international institution.
ALGIERS- The 22nd International Traditional Craft Show (SIAT 2018) is to open Tuesday at the Exhibition Centre of Algiers, under the slogan "handicraft in support of sustainable economy" with the participation of 430 Algerian and 11 foreign craftsmen.
ALGIERS-CEO of Sonatrach group Abdelmoumen Ould Kaddour on Sunday met with CEO of US group General Electric (GE) John Flannery and Executive Key Account Manager of Baker Hughes General Electric (BHGE) Taoufik Ferhat, Sonatrach told APS.
ALGIERS-Energy Minister Mustapha Guitouni on Sunday received CEO of General Electric John Flannery, with whom he discussed the state and prospects of partnership with both parties, announced the ministry in a communiqué.
ALGIERS – The National Company of Maritime Passenger Transport (ENTMV) and a Chinese group specializing in the naval construction have signed Sunday in Algiers a deal on the construction of a new car ferry with a capacity of carrying 1800 passengers and 600 vehicles.
TIZI-OUZOU (Algeria)- Algerian-Indian company Vijai Electricals El Djazair, specialized in the manufacturing of large power transformers has been created in Tizi-Ouzou (103 km east of Algiers), in a constituent general assembly held at the headquarters of the state-owned firm Electro-Industries, in Azazga.
ALGIERS- Farouk Bahamid has been installed Sunday as director general of the Algerian Customs, replacing Noureddine Allag who was the interim director general of this body since November 2017.

Algeria plans to increase cork exports

Sunday, 11 March 2018 13:17
BLIDA (Algeria) – The Algerian exports of cork and derivatives were estimated at $4, 551,603 in 2017. This figure is deemed "extremely low" given the huge potentials in this field, said The CEO of Group GGR (Rural Engineering Group) in Blida, Mahfoud Boucekka.
BECHAR-An aquatic drone will be soon operated to help the National Agency for Dams and Transfers (ANBT) to better monitor dams siltation countrywide, announced Saturday Water Resources Minister Hocine Necib.
ALGIERS - The agricultural ministry has been working in recent years to establish a modern scientific base and a policy to modernize olive growing, production and marketing of olive and olive oil in Algeria, according to the participants in the 2nd International Exhibition of Olive, Olive Oils, Process and Olive Derivatives" Med Mag Oliva Algeria," which wrapped up Saturday at the Exhibition Centre (Algiers).