ALGIERS- The Liaison Committee of the Trans-Saharan Road (CLRT) is working currently for the implementation of a development plan, covering the north of Mali and Niger and the far south of Algeria, allowing the identification of inadequacies and stakes relating to the profitability of the construction of this road, said Tuesday, in Algiers, CLRT’s Secretary General Mohamed Ayadi.
ALGIERS-Energy Minister Noureddine Boutarfa will be on a visit to Vienna on 24-25 May to take part in the meeting of the Joint OPEC/Non-OPEC Ministerial Monitoring Committee (JMMC), the 172nd OPEC ministerial conference and the OPEC/Non-OPEC ministerial meeting, said the Energy Ministry.
ALGIERS- The 18th International Tourism and Travel Show (SITEV-2017) which came to a close on Monday in Algiers at the "Exhibition Centre," has been an opportunity for citizens, professionals and foreign operators to take a look at the tourist assets of Algeria, which are likely to contribute to make of it a unique tourist destination.
ALGIERS- The country members of the Arab Network of Biosphere Reserves ArabMAB (man and the biosphere programme) met Monday in Algiers in order to develop an action plan for the next ten years, taking into account the specificities of those countries and their needs in sustainable development.
ALGIERS- Algeria's annual inflation rate hit 7% by end of April 2017, the National Office of Statistics (ONS) told APS. The annual inflation rate in April 2017 represents the evolution of consumer price index (CPI) from May 2016 to April 2017, compared to May 2015 to April 2016.
PARIS – In 2016, the growth of Algeria’s real gross domestic product (GDP) hit 3.5%, against 3.8% in 2015, said a report published Monday by three international organizations, attributing this drop to the oil low prices.
DEAD SEA (Jordan) – The participants in the World Economic Forum on the Middle East and North Africa, which works ended Sunday in the Dead Sea region of Jordan, stressed the need to ensure a better future for the Arab youth.
ALGIERS- An institutional twinning between the National Agency of Integrated Water Resources Management (AGIRE) and a Belgian consortium was launched Sunday, in Algiers, as part of the support programme to the implementation of the partnership agreement between the European Union (EU) and Algeria (P3A).

9th ArabMAB Meeting Monday in Algiers

Sunday, 21 May 2017 17:27
ALGIERS- The 9th edition of the Arab Network of the Man and Biosphere Programme (ArabMab) and the regional workshop on economy in biosphere reserves in the Arab region: challenges and opportunities will be held Monday and Tuesday in Algiers said Sunday, the ministry of national education in a communiqué.
DEAD SEA (Jordan)- Minister of Industry and Mining Abdessalem Bouchouareb affirmed Sunday, in Jordan, that the reforms undertaken by Algeria in the past few years are today a “necessity,” underlining that the new Constitution allowed Algeria to initiate the second generation of reforms at the political and economic levels.