RELIZANE – The works of the rehabilitation and the modernization of the Oued Mina textile plant, owned by the Public Group Confection et Habillement (Dressmaking) will be completed soon, said Sunday the plant’s interim manager Mohammed Laaliche.
ALGIERS- A detachment of the People’s National Army arrested Saturday, in Ghardaia, two drug traffickers in a truck loaded with an important quantity of cannabis resin amounting to 450 kilograms, said Sunday the National Defence Ministry in a communiqué.
ALGIERS- An important quantity of cannabis resin amounting to 476 kg was seized Friday by detachments of the People’s National Army in coordination with the units of the National Gendarmerie and border Guards in Oran and Tlemcen, said Saturday a communiqué of the National Defence Ministry.
ALGIERS-A large quantity of cannabis amounting to 8 quintals has been seized Friday by detachments of the People's National Army (APN) in the provinces of Bechar, Tlemcen and Sidi Bel Abbes, the National Defence Ministry announced in a communiqué.
ALGIERS- A 3.0-magnitude quake took place Thursday night in Medea, said the Astronomy, Astrophysics and Geophysics Research Center (CRAAG).

10th Flower Show opens in Oran

Thursday, 11 May 2017 18:30
ORAN- The 10th Flower Show kicked off Thursday at the public garden of hai Medina Jdida, in Oran, with the participation for the first time of schoolchildren.
ALGIERS-A drug trafficker of Moroccan nationality was arrested Wednesday by a detachment of the People's National Army (ANP) and units of the National Gendarmerie in Beni Ounif, in the province of Bechar, in possession of more than 34 kg of cannabis, the National Defence Ministry announced Thursday in a communiqué.
OUARGLA- Olive cultivation activity is increasingly expanding in the South of the country, despite climate constraints, said the Commission for the Agricultural Development in Saharan Regions (CDARS, Ouargla, 800 km south of Algiers).
ALGIERS – One quintal of cannabis resin was seized on Sunday in Tlemcen by Units of the Border Guards, said Monday the National Defense Ministry (MDN) in a statement.

3.0-magnitude quake hits Batna

Sunday, 07 May 2017 14:06
ALGIERS- An earthquake measuring 3.0 on the Richter scale hit the province of Batna on Sunday at 10:09 a.m. northwest the commune of Merouana, announced the National Centre of Research in Astronomy, Astrophysics and Geophysics (CRAAG) in a statement.