September 7, 2000
A renowned Algerian writer, Boualam Sansal, has lashed out at the poor education system in his country, saying that such a system can only produce an
Armed Islamic rebels have broken into a house in northern Algeria and shot dead four members of the same family as they slept, according to press repo
The embezzling of money earmarked for low-cost housing has become a burning crisis for the Algerian authorities, as angry poor people take to the streets to press the government to take action.
Algerian hydrocarbons company Sonatrach announced Wednesday it had signed a deal with Spanish oil group Cepsa to set up a company to study the feasibility of a gas pipeline project linking the two cou
September 6, 2000
The Iranian and Algerian presidents, Mohammad Khatami and Abdelaziz Bouteflika, have met in New York on the sidelines of the UN summit in the two stat
September 3, 2000
Two people were killed and three others were injured south of Algiers at the weekend when the vehicle they were travelling in was attacked by armed me
September 2, 2000
The first Libyan-made car will be available in the country’s local markets soon. This car is planned to be obtainable in the upcoming 31st national celebrations of September the 1st revolution
The Jordanian minister of industry and commerce, Wasef Azer, and his Algerian colleague, Morad Madlasy, met recently in Amman. Madlasy, on a short visit to the kingdom, inaugurated the Algerian Produc
The Algerian national statistics bureau has recently revealed that the country’s foreign trade balance had achieved an $809 million surplus in July 2000, compared to $507 million in July 1999.
August 30, 2000
Algeria’s battered business community started Monday with a sense of cautious anticipation, following the resignation over the weekend of Prime Minister Ahmed Benbitour, and President Abdelaziz Boutef
August 27, 2000
Algeria's newly appointed Prime Minister Ali Benflis has formed a government, retaining almost all the ministers who held portfolios under his predece
August 26, 2000
Three members of the Algerian security forces and an Islamist rebel were killed earlier this week after rebels attacked a police post in the north of
Algerian Prime Minister Ahmed Benbitour has resigned and President Abdelaziz Bouteflika has charged his chief of staff with forming a new government.
August 24, 2000
The Algerian government and labor unions are expected to meet in September to kick off a new round of negotiation on wages.
The continuing increase in worldwide oil prices has already a substantial impact on the Algerian economy, and more is anticipated.