Seasonal flu: 19 deaths nationwide

Monday, 05 February 2018 14:09
ALGIERS – Nineteen people died from seasonal influenza A (H1N1) nationwide, especially in the centre and east of the country, said Monday Dr Fawzi Derrar, from Algiers Pasteur Institute.
ALGIERS- Epidemiological data shows that cancer incidence will continue to rise in Algeria over the next seven years, said Sunday in Algiers Minister of Health, Population and hospital Reform Mokhtar Hasbellaoui.
ALGIERS- Four new cancer centres will be operational in 2018, bringing to 17 the total number of centres nationwide, announced Sunday, in Algiers, Minister of Health, Population and Hospital Reform Mokhtar Hasbellaoui.
ALGIERS- Minister of Post, Telecommunications, Technologies and Digital Technology Houda Imane Faraoun said Thursday, in Algiers, that the operator Algerie Telecom installed in 2017 more than 400,000 new optical fibre cables.
BOUIRA- The minister of Post, Telecommunications, Technologies and Digital Technology Imane Houda Faraoun officially launched Tuesday, from Bouira, the FTTH technology (fiber to the home), which particularly allows a significant increase in internet speed.
ORAN-One hundred women with startup ideas will partake in the international competition-training Global Startup Weekend Women scheduled simultaneously in Algiers and Oran on 8-10 February, organizers announced Monday.
ADDIS ABABA- The minister of Solidarity, Family and Women’s Affairs Ghania Eddalia presented Monday, in Addis Ababa (Ethiopia), the Algerian experience in the fight against HIV/AIDS, affirming that Algeria is among the “pioneer” countries in the matter.
ADDIS ABABA (Ethiopia)- Algeria professor Malik Maaza received Sunday, in Addis Ababa, the African Union Kwame N'krumah Award for Scientific Research for the year 2017, annually awarded to African scientists and researchers for their research studies in various fields of technology and social sciences.
ALGIERS- The minister of Health, Population and Hospital Reform Mokhtar Hasbellaoui will go Monday, to Havana (Cuba) to chair the 21st session of the Algerian-Cuban joint bilateral cooperation committee said Sunday, the ministry in a communiqué.
DJELFA-Communication Minister Djamel Kaouane stressed Sunday that telecommunications satellite "Alcomsat-1" will open new prospects for the broadcasting activity in Algeria.