November 20, 2003
The Algerian government set up for the year 2004 a large recruiting operation with a program of preliminary-employment agreements (CPE), a communiquי
The International Atomic Energy Agency has identified Russia, China and Pakistan as probable suppliers of some of the technology Iran used to enrich u
November 18, 2003
Lebanese singer Majida Al Roumi has given a spectacular performance at the "Le Festival Fu Monde Arabe De Montreal" (The Montreal Arab World Music Festival), which took place in Canada on November 16,
Enterprise Nationale d'industrie Petrochimique, the petrochemicals subsidiary of Algeria’s state energy company Sonatrach, has awarded Invensys a two million dollar contract to upgrade outdated facili
November 16, 2003
The increase of wages for national education workers, in the shape of a "qualification compensation," is a decision made for all workers in this secto
Moroccan ports posted a $200 Million turnover, i.e. a 2.9% rise against 2001, despite a 1% regress in traffic, said head of the ports authority (ODEP)
November 13, 2003
Travellers on Emirates' new Airbus A340-500 will have more than 500 channels of inflight entertainment. The new eight million dollar information, communication and entertainment (ice) system available
Sonatrach, Anadarko Petroleum Corporation and partners Maersk Olie Algeriet and Eni Oil Algeria have reported a further exploration success in Algeria's prolific Berkine Basin.
US-based production companies Fat Rock Entertainment and Layalina Productions have entered a five million dollar joint venture with Jordan’s Rubicon to produce a thirteen episode children’s series cre
November 7, 2003
Algerian security forces have shot dead ten alleged armed Islamists in the western provinces of Algeria, <i>KUNA</i> reported Friday.
The former president of the world’s oldest university al-Azhar, Ahmad Omar Hashem said on Friday that the national resistance against the occupation w
November 5, 2003
Algerian President, Abdelaziz Bouteflika inaugurated Tuesday a 12.2 km bypass in Bouira city, along the East-West motorway, in addition to four access
The Yemeni cabinet, led by Prime Minister Abdul-Qader Bajammal, approved on Tuesday the draft of sea border agreement between Yemen and Oman. The draf
November 4, 2003
In Australia, there is a renewed drive to outlaw the Palestinian Hamas movement, despite its recent promise not to target Israeli civilians.
First Calgary Petroleums has reached an agreement in principle with Sonatrach, the Algerian National Oil Company, to jointly develop the Menzel Ledjmet East gas and condensate field in Block 405b of t