ALGIERS- The national cancer plan, initiated by President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika is “very ambitious,” said Wednesday, in Algiers, the representative of the World Health Organization (WHO) to Algeria, Triphonie Nkrunziza, considering that Algeria is on “the right track” in terms of treating people with cancer.
ALGIERS- A data centre of international standing, that can be of interest to the giants of internet and multimedia in the world, will be built in Algeria, announced Tuesday Minister of Post, Telecommunications, Technologies and Digital Technology Houda-Imane Feraoun.
ALGIERS- The first international show on the application of information and communication technologies to the health sector, "HopitAlgerExpo," is to take place October 26-28 at the International Conference Centre in Algiers, organizers said Tuesday.
ALGIERS- Minister of Post, Telecommunications and Technologies and Digital Technology Houda Imane Feraoun made Sunday, before the committee of transport and telecommunications at the People’s National Assembly, a presentation on the bill defining the general rules relating to post and telecommunications.
ALGIERS- The bill setting the general rules relative to post and electronic communications, to be discussed at the People's National Assembly (lower house) shortly, provides for the creation of an independent regulatory authority for post and electronic communications assigned with regulating and making sure there is a fair competition in those two markets.
 ALGIERS- Minister of Post, Telecommunications Technologies and Digital Technology Imane-Houda Faraoun takes part in the World Telecommunication Development Conference (WTDC-17) of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), held in Buenos Aires (Argentina) from 9 to 20 October, said a communiqué of the ministry.
ALGIERS- The Ministry of Health, Population and Hospital Reform and SANOFI laboratories have extended, Monday in Algiers, their partnership agreement on the management of chronic diseases, especially high blood pressure, diabetes and cardiovascular diseases, in addition to the launch of a study on obesity among school children.
ALGIERS- The seasonal flu vaccine would be available at health centres and pharmacies as from 15 October, announced Sunday the Director of prevention at the Ministry of Health, Population and Hospital Reform, Djamel Fourar.
ALGIERS- The government has approved two executive decrees on the conditions and modes of university qualification and the system of studies to obtain LMD (Licence-Master-Doctorate), said Saturday, in Algiers, Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research Tahar Hadjar.
ALGIERS- An agreement to develop pharmaceutical industry will be submitted next week to Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia, said Saturday the head of the National Union of Pharmaceutical Operators (UNOP) Abdelouahed Kerrar.