ALGIERS- State will continue to supply rural and mountainous regions with electricity and natural gas, ensure decent life for citizens and develop the sector of agriculture, said Thursday Minister of Energy Mustapha Guitouni.
ALGIERS- Eight smugglers were arrested Tuesday in Bordj Badji Mokhtar and El-Oued by detachments of the People’s National Army, said Wednesday the Ministry of National Defence in a communiqué.
ALGIERS- Four smugglers were intercepted Monday in Tamanrasset, Bordj Badji Mokhtar and El Oued by Army detachments which also seized various products meant for smuggling, the ministry of National Defense said Tuesday in a statement.

Tramway put into service in Ouargla

Tuesday, 20 March 2018 11:27
OUARGLA- The tramway of Ouargla was put into service Tuesday by Minister of Public Works and Transport Abdelghani Zaalane, in the presence of local authorities and representatives of the civil society.
ALGIERS-In collaboration with province of Algiers, SIDRA association is preparing the greatest environmental event around the worldwide “Earth Hour 2018” on 24 March, during which lights in many official buildings and other sites in Algiers for an hour, said organizers.
GHARDAIA- The 50th National Carpet Festival kicked off Saturday in Ghardaia with a parade of about twenty floats decorated with traditional art products.
ALGIERS-Detachments of the People’s National Army (ANP) on Monday captured thirty-four smugglers and seized a Kalashnikov submachine gun and ammunition. An individual in possession of one automatic pistol was also arrested by the National Gendarmerie in Batna, announced the National Defence Ministry in a communiqué.
ADRAR (Algeria)- Minister of Water Resources, Hocine Necib, has commissioned Sunday in the border town of Timiaouine (950 km South of Adrar (1400 km south of Algiers), a drinking water transfer network, in the benefit of the local population.
ALGIERS- Over 669 kilograms of cannabis resin were seized by a detachment of the National People's Army (NPA) and units of the National Gendarmerie in Béchar and Tlemcen, said Sunday a statement of the Ministry of National Defence (MDN).
ALGIERS-Four drug traffickers were arrested Friday in operations conducted in Tlemcen and Bechar by combined detachments of the People’s National Army (ANP) which also seized 26kg of cannabis, announced Saturday the National Defence Ministry in a statement.