January 17, 2013
Algerian helicopters have attacked the gas complex where Islamists seized dozens of hostages on Thursday.
30 local workers escaped from the desert gas facility where scores of hostages are being held.
Hostages held by Islamist militants at a gas field in Algeria have reportedly been forced to wear belts strapped with explosives.
Seven Americans were among those abducted on Wednesday when Islamist militants attacked a gas field in Algeria.
January 16, 2013
Staff at the British Petroleum site in the town of Amenas, near the Libyan border, have reportedly been kidnapped,
January 14, 2013
The five nations of the Arab Maghreb Union have created an investment bank with capital of $100 million to finance infrastructure projects in the region, Mauritania's central bank governor said on Wednesday.
January 8, 2013
Algeria will export gas to Turkey for another ten years, El Moudjahid has reported.
December 24, 2012
The Oran Arab Film Festival has given the award for best feature film to Hala Lutfi's 'Khoroug Lel Nahar'.
December 20, 2012
The European Union has adopted a report which calls for greater cooperation and deeper regional ties between countries in the Maghreb.
December 10, 2012
The Algerian singing legend's biopic is lurching from drama to drama but only off-screen!
December 3, 2012
Tunisia and Algeria are holding meetings to strengthen bilateral relations, with the Tunisian Prime Minister Hamadi Jebali heading a large delegation to Algiers.
November 29, 2012
Local elections kick off in Algeria, a country that has not felt the same effects of the Arab Spring as its neighbors.
November 25, 2012
The Algerian government is resolutely committed to establishing a genuine "growth pact" with both public and private enterprises as it seeks to boost economic growth.
November 19, 2012
In a battle of the two North African states, Weather Investments, chaired by Egyptian telecoms magnate Naguib Sawiris, launched its $5 billion claim on Monday against Algeria for allegedly inflicting damages to stakes it owned in the Egyptian Orascom Telecom Algerie.
November 18, 2012
The New York museum hosts a range of Arab films from the 1960s right up to the present.