ALGIERS –Minister of Health, Population and Hospital Reform Mokhtar Hasbellaloui will chair the Algerian delegation participating in the 67th session of Health ministers of WHO regional committee for Africa, scheduled from August 28th to September 1st in Victoria Falls (Zimbabwe), said Sunday a ministry communiqué.
ALGIERS- Up to 522 places for training in various paramedical specialties have been provided for the academic year 2017-2018 in Algiers, said Thursday an official at the prefecture directorate of health.
ALGIERS- The fourth meeting of the Arab group in charge of the preparation for the World Telecommunication Development Conference (WTDC-17) will take place from 20 to 23 August in Algiers, said Thursday, the minister of Post, Telecommunications, Technologies and Digital Technology in a communiqué.
ALGIERS- An agreement was signed Wednesday in Algiers between the Ministry of Environment and Renewable Energies, the High Council of the Arabic language and the High Commission for Amazighity, to harmonize environment- and renewable energy- related terminology in the Arabic, Tamazight and French languages.
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.