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New Algerian Hydrocarbons law comes into effect - 11/03/2013

The new Algerian hydrocarbons law has come into force.It allows the exploitation of unconventional hydrocarbons and the use of the controversial technique of hydraulic fracturing for Shale gas...

Algerian Government determined to improve business environment - 11/03/2013

Government is determined to provide all necessary incentives to investors in order to boost the business climate in Algeria and improve its World Bank’s Doing Business ranking, the Minister of...

Algeria temporarily opens its border with Morocco - 09/03/2013

Oujda: The Algerian Authorities Have exceptionally and temporarily opening its border with Morocco to allow an overland aid caravan to transit Palestine....

4 pro-Algeria MEPs call to ban Moroccan diplomats in EU Parliament - 08/03/2013

Brussels: 4 MEPs commissioned by the Algerian government to force entry to the city of Laayoune, were refused entry by the Moroccan authorities at the Mohammed V airport in Casablanca....

Traces of the Polisario Front in Mali confirmed - 03/03/2013

Doubt gives way to the mass of information from the front andthe Malian Sahel which reveals a definite presence of Polisario fighters in the ranks of terrorist groups in Northern Mali. Seven of these...

Algeria-UK: Alistair Burt Sunday in Algiers - 02/03/2013

UK Foreign Office Minister for the Middle East and North Africa Alistair Burt is to pay a visit to Algeria on Sunday and Monday, meant to boost cooperation between the two countries. The visit,...

Pro-Algeria MEPS in Laayoune next Wednesday - 02/03/2013

Madrid: A Spanish MEP, close to the Algerian regime, Willy Meyer, will lead a delegation of five MEPs, to the Sahara for provocative anti-Moroccan operation. A group of five MEPs of the...

AQIM MUJAO and Ansar Eddine and the Algerian DRS ' - 01/03/2013

Rome: The Italian newspaper "Il Foglio" reported on Friday on the disorder with links between leaders of Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM), the Movement for the Uniqueness and Jihad in West...

The Economist: 'Algeria, besieged by terrorists and by its own government' - 01/03/2013

London: The British journal of general circulation, The Economist, hasthrown light in its latest issue published on Friday on the situation of human rights in Algeria, stressing that it is "besieged...

World Channel broadcasts the documentary 'Stolen' on slavery in Polisario camps - 01/03/2013

Boston: The American chain 'World Channel is broadcasting the Australian documentary film' Stolen ', which recounted the facts of slavery, popular Algerian Polisario camps....

Member of Polisario, with Abou Zeid, arrested by French army - 01/03/2013

Tigharghar - Northern Mali: The death of one of the most cruel leaders of AQIM, the Algerian Abdelhamid Abou Zeid in a French raid, confirmed the involvement of Polisario in the fighting at the...

Moroccan, Algerian border guards exchange altercations and shots - 01/03/2013

Oujda: Tensions increased in recent days between the two Maghreb neighbors, after verbal clashes that took place at the UN between the Moroccan and Algerian diplomats, soldiers clashed on the...

Sahara: Morocco launches a fraternal appeal to Algeria - 28/02/2013

Omar Hilale launched on Thursday a "fraternal appeal to Algeria to engage sincerely in search of a consensual political solution" to the dispute over the Sahara....

Algeria: "The presidential campaign of 2014 will be long and dirty" - 28/02/2013

With 13 months of the 2014 Algerian presidential to go, anything seems possible. Opponents of a fourth term of the current Head of State are ahead, according to Algerian media. A Comment from an...

Christine Lagarde to visit Algeria next March - 27/02/2013

Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Christine Lagarde will pay a visit to Algeria from 12 to 14 March, a source close to the world financial institution told APS....

Algerian Foreign Minister Mourad Medelci calls on the world to support the Polisario against Morocco - 27/02/2013

"Algeria urges the international community to support the Polisario to enable it to exercise its right to self determination."So said Minister of Foreign Affairs of Algeria, Mourad Medelci on...

Abdelilah Benkirane accused by Algeria of 'torpedoing' the normalisation of its relations with Morocco - 26/02/2013

Algiers: Abdelilah Benkirane gave an interview to the 'International' pogramme of the French channel TV5, during which, he regretted the lack of coordination between Morocco and Algeria, which led...

Road accidents in Algeria: 4,447 deaths in 2012, a decrease of 3.28% - 25/02/2013

Algiers - The road accidents have caused 4,447deaths at the national level in 2012, with 151 fewer deaths over the year 2011, a decrease of 3.28%, the National prevention and road safety (CNSPR),...

Immobilier : Marrakech et Agadir vont mal - 20/02/2013

Rabat : Bank Al Maghrib a donné publication de son rapport annuel sur l’indice des prix des actifs immobiliers (IPAI). 2012 a été année de toutes les crises économiques au Maroc, en témoigne la...

Morocco is the first customer and the fourth largest Arab supplier of Algeria - 19/02/2013

Despite closed borders between Morocco and Algeria, trade relations between the two countries remain at the correct level. Morocco is, in fact, the first customer and fourth Arab supplier to...