ALGIERS- The Council of Ministers on Wednesday examined and approved the Government's Action Plan and several laws and presidential decrees during a meeting chaired by President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika.

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ALGIERS-Algeria's renewable energy strategy "accelerates," said the Oxford Business Group (OBG) in a recent study, referring to the establishment on May of a ministry of renewable energy.

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ALGIERS- The action plan of the government, led by Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia will be presented in ten days before the members of the People’s National Assembly (APN).

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12 cases of natural death among Algerian hajjis

Saturday, 02 September 2017 14:21

MECCA-The Algerian mission of hajj (pilgrimage) has noticed 12 cases of natural death among Algerian hajjis in Mecca until Saturday, the second day of Eid al-Adha, according to a report presented Saturday by the head of Algeria's center of hajjis in Mecca , said Zoheir Boudraa.

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MECCA- Algerian hajjis started early morning on Wednesday their trip, aboard buses, to Mount Arafat ahead of the opening of Hajj ritual for the season 2017. 

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New Sonelgaz CEO Mohamed Arkab takes office

Wednesday, 30 August 2017 12:55

ALGIERS-The new CEO of the National Company for Electricity and Gas (Sonelgaz) Mohamed has taken office Wednesday.

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ALGIERS-  "Le dauphin" (The dolphin), the first restaurant boat, with a capacity of 300 seats, has been inaugurated Monday at the port of El Djamila (La Madrague) in Ain El Benian (western suburb of Algiers).

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ALGIERS- More than 9 million pupils of the three educational levels (primary, intermediate and secondary) will head for schools nationwide on 6 September, over 270,000 more than last year, announced Sunday Minister of National Education Nouria Benghabrit.

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ALGIERS-A detachment of the People's National Army (ANP) seized on Saturday in the province of Bordj Badji Mokhtar one Kalashnikov submachine gun and a quantity of ammunition while another detachment destroyed three homemade bombs in the province of Ain Defla, the National Defence Ministry announced Sunday in a communiqué.

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ALGIERS-Premier Ahmed Ouyahia on Sunday received the United Nations Secretary General's Special Representative for Libya and head of the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) Ghassan Salame, who is on a working visit to Algeria, the Premier's office announced in a communiqué.

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