ALGIERS-Two drug traffickers in possession of 9.2 kg of cannabis were intercepted Wednesday in Bordj Bou Arreridj by a combined detachment of the People’s National Army (ANP) while another drug trafficker was arrested in Oran by units of the National Gendarmerie, announced Thursday the National Defence Ministry in a communiqué.
MOSTAGANEM- The minister of Public Works and Transport Abdelghani Zaalane announced Thursday, in Mostaganem, that a section of the expressway linking the port of the city to the East-West motorway in the province of Relizane will be delivered in June 2018.
ORAN-Nearly 40 national and foreign exhibitors will take part in the 2nd International exhibition of recycling and waste treatment on 8-11 January at the Convention centre Mohamed Benahmed in Oran, organizers said Tuesday.
SETIF- Minister of Environment and Renewable Energies Fatima Zahra Zarouati affirmed Monday, in Setif, that her department will facilitate all administrative procedures to investors wishing to launch projects in the field of environment.
ORAN- The territorial Information Centre of the 2nd military region in Oran, which houses, from Monday to Friday, a exhibition of historic pictures illustrating the important stages of the Algerian-Russian relations, on the occasion of the celebration of the 60th anniversary of the military cooperation between the two countries in the field of aviation.
TLEMCEN- The meeting of Tlemcen was a turning point in the exploitation of forest resources, said Sunday Minister of Agriculture, Rural Development and Fishing Abdelkader Bouazghi.

Up to 250 kg of cannabis seized in Tindouf

Saturday, 23 December 2017 19:46
ALGIERS- A total of 248 kilogrammes of cannabis were seized Friday by the border guards in Tindouf, the ministry of National Defence said Saturday in a statement.
ALGIERS- Another bunker for terrorists containing a large quantity of foodstuffs and various objects was discovered and destroyed as part of the continuation of a combing operation carried out by a detachment of the People’s National Army in Oued Garou in the province of Skikda said Saturday, the ministry of National Defence in a communiqué.
ALGIERS- Three drug traffickers were arrested Thursday in Bechar and Adrar by detachments of the People's National Army and units of the National Gendarmerie, said Friday the Ministry of National Defence in a statement.
EL BAYADH-A bus line linking Tindouf with the capital of Mauritania Nouakchott will be opened by the end of the first quarter of 2018, announced Wednesday General Manager of the National Company for passenger transport in the centre region.