3.0-magnitude earthquake shakes Medea

Monday, 26 June 2017 15:19
ALGIERS- A 3.0-magnitude earthquake has been recorded Monday at 12:50 in the province of Medea (91-km south of Algiers), according to the Centre for Research in Astronomy, Astrophysics and Geophysics (CRAAG).
ALGIERS- Units of the National Gendarmerie and the border guards apprehended two drug traffickers and seized 120 kilograms of cannabis resin in Tlemcen and Sidi Bel Abbes (2nd military region) said Wednesday, the ministry of national Defence in a communiqué.
ALGIERS- A drug trafficker was arrested and over 12 quintals of cannabis resin was seized by a detachment of the People's National Army in Bechar (965km southwest of Algiers) on Sunday, said the Ministry of National Defence in a statement Monday.
ALGIERS- The Government will give greater role to local authorities and allow them to become potential institutional investors, according to the Government's Action Plan for the implementation of the programme of the President of the Republic.
ALGIERS- Two drug traffickers were arrested and 559kg of cannabis resin were seized Sunday by units of the National Gendarmerie, said the Ministry of National Defence in a communiqué.
ALGIERS- A quantity of cannabis resin amounting to 150 kg was seized Friday, by units of the National Gendarmerie in Maghnia, in the province of Tlemcen, while another 20 kilograms were seized by a detachment of the People’s National Army in Tamanrasset said Saturday, the ministry of national Defence in a communiqué.
ORAN (Algeria)- A total of 58 would-be immigrants, including eight Malians, were intercepted by coastguard Thursday north of Cape Falcon, in Ain El Turck, province of Oran (342-km west of Algiers), the maritime security body said Friday.
ORAN (Algeria) – A delegation of Bordeaux Chamber of Commerce is expected to visit, before the end of the year, the province of Oran, as part of the twinning programme, said the President of Oran’s Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCIO).
ALGIERS- Algeria and Spain are to carry out a project, estimated at DZD15 billion, about the regulation of road traffic and street lighting in Algiers, the capital's head of Transport Department, Rachid Ouazene, told APS.
ALGIERS – Seven drug traffickers has been arrested and 127 kilos of cannabis resin was seized Saturday by units of the National Gendarmerie, said Sunday a communiqué of the National Defence Ministry (MDN).