ALGIERS- The sixth annual global celebration of Media and Information Literacy Week (MIL) will be held from 25 October to 1st November 2017 under the theme “Media and Information Literacy in Critical Times: Re-imagining Ways of Learning and Information Environments,” said the UNESCO on its website.
ALGIERS- Chief Executive Officer of the national pharmaceutical group Saidal Yacine Tounsi stressed Monday, in Algiers, the need to “regulate” investments in the pharmaceutical industry, to meet the needs of the national market and public health.
ALGIERS- The National Pharmaceutical Group Saïdal ambitions to produce 300 million units and achieve a turnover of DZD30 billion by 2019, thanks to the "very ambitious" development plan set up since 2009 by the public authorities, said Monday here CEO Yacine Tounsi.
ALGIERS- The first insulin bottle, produced at the plant of Constantine (431-km east of Algiers) by the national pharmaceutical group SAIDAL in partnership with the Danish firm Novo Nordisk, will be available on the national market by the first half of 2018," announced Monday in Algiers the CEO of SAIDAL, Yacine Tounsi.
ALGIERS- Algeria has made significant progress in the fight against AIDS, where the rate of access to treatment against HIV increased from 24% in 2010 to 76% in 2016, putting it at the head of Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, said the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV and AIDS (UNAIDS) in its annual report, entitled “Ending AIDS.”
ALGIERS- Algeria won a bronze medal and four honorary prizes at the International Mathematical Olympiad, held in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) from 12 to 23 July, announced Minister of National Education Nouria Benghabrit.
ALGIERS- Minister of Health, Population and Hospital Reform, Prof. Mokhtar Hazbellaoui on Saturday in Algiers gave "firm" instructions to the members of the medical mission of the hajj to provide better care of the hajjis in the Holy Places, particularly in this period of searing heat.
ALGIERS- The institutional twinning between Algeria and the Europeans Union (EU) on “supporting the Ministry of Post, Telecommunications, Technologies and Digital in the setting up of an ecosystem for the development of the information and communication technologies (ICTs) in Algeria,” has been launched Thursday in Algiers in the presence of representatives of the partners of this twinning and the Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn.
ALGIERS- An institutional twinning project in the development of communication and information technologies (ICTs) between Algeria, Germany and France will be launched on Thursday at the Cyber Park of Sidi Abdellah in Algiers, said Wednesday a communiqué of the National Agency for the Promotion and Development of Technology Parks (ANPT).
ALGIERS-Vice-Premier and Foreign Minister Abdul Malek al-Mekhlafi welcomed Sunday the facilities granted by Algeria to Yemeni students to pursue their studies in Algerian universities.