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Fight against desertification: Africa is inspired by the Algerian Green Dam Project - 11/06/2012

The initiators of the Great Green Wall of Africa are inspired by the Algerian Green Dam and its success in overcoming desertification.  The Great Green Wall of Africa is a 15km-wide belt of...

Mohamed Bazoum: "We are waiting for Algeria to wake up." - 08/06/2012

The Foreign Minister of Niger protested, on RFI at the silence of the Algerian side on the Tuaregs and their collusion with the the Salafists and AQIM in northern Mali. "We need the Algerians to...

Renault signs agreement for a factory in Algeria - 01/06/2012

The Renualt group plans to produce cars for the local Algerian market. Disagreements over the location of the factory remain to be solved....

Algeria welcomes Egypt as Guest of Honour at AIF - 31/05/2012

President Abdelaziz Bouteflika welcomed the Egyptians and expressed his appreciation for Egypt to participate as a guest of honour at the Algiers International Fair....

The Algerian experience of struggle against desertification - 30/05/2012

The executive secretary of the UN Convention on Action against Desertification (UNCCD), Luc Gnacadja, called Tuesday in Algiers the world to take advantage of the Algerian experience in the fight...

Institut du Monde Arabe celebrates Algeria's 50th Anniversary with a mega-program - 29/05/2012

The fiftieth anniversary of the independence of Algeria will be celebrated from the 1st to June 25th in the heart of a mega-artistic and cultural program at the Institut du Monde Arabe (IMA) in...

Orascom Telecom to file appeal in Algeria case. - 29/05/2012

The Egyptian company Orascom Telecommunications SAE is appealing a decision by the Algerian Supreme Court after a lower court upheld a $1.3 billion fine for violating foreign exchange regulations....

Algeria internet names domains.dz available in Arabic - 28/05/2012

CERIST, manager of .dz Internet domain sucessfully carried out through its entity DZ-NIC (www.nic.dz) the different procedures and technical operations to ICANN for the registration of (Algeria)...

Algeria: Three candidates for prime minister - 28/05/2012

The FLN, the main political force in the new assembly, seems to be failing to claim the premiership, leaving brisk speculation circulating around the RND candidates or technocrats....

Foreign terrorists seek to expand in Algeria -Le Temps d'Algerie - 28/05/2012

AQIM (Al-Qaeda in Islamic Maghreb) and Mujao (Movement for the uniqueness and Jihad in West Africa) seem to have adopted a "strategy" which consists in dispatching foreign terrorists in Algerian...

Islamists walk out of Algerian Parliament - 27/05/2012

Islamist lawmakers walked out of the inaugural session of Algeria’s parliament on Saturday to protest against an election they say was rigged to hand a majority to the ruling elite’s party....

Seven students killed and 28 wounded Friday in Algeria - 26/05/2012

Seven students were killed and 28 wounded Friday after a gas explosion in a dormitory of Tlemcen, 520 km southwest of Algiers, according to the local director of health, correcting an initial...

Algeria: The G14 boycotting the NPC for a parallel popular parliament - 25/05/2012

Accusing the power of fraud, the group of 14 Algerian political parties decided to boycott the new legislature, which they regard as illegitimate....

Developing Algeria's Dairy industry - 21/05/2012

Algeria is working to establish food self sufficiency and the dairy sector is an important part of the process. Mahmoud Benchekor, president...

3G in Algeria: Specification and the three telephone operators "ready," says Benhamadi - 18/05/2012

The specifications of the 3G and the three operators of mobile telephony "are ready" to launch this technology in Algeria, expected "in the coming weeks," even if the case of Djezzy persists, the...

Algeria is the "natural leader" in the region (U.S. official) - 16/05/2012

Algeria is the "natural leader" in the region and the United States welcome the" successful" parliamentary elections said Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for the Maghreb to the U.S. Department...

The solar potential of Algeria in the center of the Asia-Arab forum on sustainable energy - 15/05/2012

The solar potential of Algeria will be the focus of the second edition of the Asia-Arab on sustainable energy,scheduled to open today at the Mohamed Boudiaf University of Science and Technology of...

Algerian vote touted as fair, but voters apathetic - 11/05/2012

Less than half of Algeria's registered voters turned out for parliamentary elections on Thursday, for a contest billed by authorities as the freest in decades....

The participation rate in Algeria's elections reached 44.38% nationally (Ould Kablia) - 11/05/2012

Voter turnout in parliamentary elections has reached 44.38% nationally, the Minister of Interior and Local Government, Mr. Daho Ould Kablia said on Thursday in Algiers. ....

Scepticism main challenger in Algerian election - 10/05/2012

Sceptical Algerians abstained in large numbers from a parliamentary election on Thursday which the country’s ruling elite hoped would help them claw back credibility after Arab Spring revolts left...