Algeria arrests those 'peacefully
Middle East MonitorAlgeria arrests those 'peacefully criticising the government', AmnestyMiddle East MonitorAlgerian authorities regularly jail opposition figures and activist, even those who “peacefully” criticise the government, Amnesty International reported today. The organisation highlighted the case of journalist and blogger Mohamed Tamalt. A British ...Algerian, German leaders vow to enhance economic, security cooperationNews Ghanaall 3 news articles »
Posted on 22 February 2017 | 8:27 am
Mali gets Algeria's support to develop 280
Mali gets Algeria's support to develop 280 MW plantsEcofin Agency: Economic information from Africa(Ecofin Agency) - Mali's and Algeria's ministers of energy, Malick Alhousseini and Noureddine Bouterfa respectively, are working on ways to implement the energy cooperation agreement established between the two nations in November 2016.
Posted on 22 February 2017 | 2:10 am
Algeria cancels Angela Merkel's state visit
Ventures AfricaAlgeria cancels Angela Merkel's state visit due to president's ill healthVentures AfricaThe Algerian government has cancelled a scheduled state visit by German Chancellor Angela Merkel due to the failing health of President Abdelaziz Bouteflika. According to reports, an attack of severe bronchitis suffered by long-ailing Algerian ...and more »
Posted on 22 February 2017 | 1:58 am
Kia Motors wants to set up car assembly unit
Kia Motors wants to set up car assembly unit in AlgeriaEcofin Agency: Economic information from Africa(Ecofin Agency) - South Korean car maker Kia Moors plans to build in Batna, Algeria, a car assembly unit, reported Algerian radio station Chaine III on Feb 15, 2017, citing the region's governor, Mohamed Salamani. “Three files are being examined by the ...
Posted on 21 February 2017 | 6:38 pm
Algeria's Trade Deficit Falls Sharply -
Algeria's Trade Deficit Falls SharplyFinancial TribuneAlgeria's trade deficit fell sharply to $585 million in January this year, a drop of 68% from the deficit of $1.82 billion recorded in January last year, according to the latest statistics from Algerian Customs. The drop resulted mainly from the rise ...
Posted on 21 February 2017 | 3:43 pm
Nine hours battling death at sea off the
"What will happen to us?" he asked, again and again. The 25-year-old from the Syrian city of Latakia had travelled to Libya four months ago from Algeria after working there for three years. "I saw three of my friends die," he said, his eyes welling up.
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 6:27 am
Algeria targets hidden $40bn amid ignored
(MENAFN - Gulf Times) Day and night, trucks trundle the 10 miles from Algiers port to the suburb of Semmar, where workers unload and stack goods that will feed into a vast black market. Merchants pack narrow streets to buy canned and dry fruit, grains and ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 5:26 am
Algeria: Beijing World Athletics
Beijing — Algeria's Taoufik Makhloufi has qualified Friday for the 1500m final of the World Athletics Championships 2015 in Beijing. Makhloufi finished Friday's semi-final second clocking 3:35.05, behind Kenya's Elijah Manangoi (3:35.00) and ahead of ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:43 am
Algeria Buffeted by Falling Oil Prices and
The title of this commentary says it all. What Francis Ghilès does provide is specifics on 1) why Algeria's hydrocarbon economy has been so hard hit lately, 2) the growing restiveness of the Algerian people, and 3) the economic reforms the Algerian ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:41 pm
Football – Algeria midfielder Mostefa to
Algeria international midfielder Mehdi Mostefa will join Bastia from Lorient, the Ligue 1 Corsicans said on Thursday. The 32-year-old is expected in Bastia on Friday for his medical before signing a two-year deal. It will be a return to Corsica for Mostefa ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 12:50 am