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Algeria to unveil first of its kind Renault and Volvo assembly plant
12-01-2017 | 08:08:00
Algeria is set to commission an assembly plant for Renault and Volvo industrial vehicles under an Algeria- EU partnership.
Nokia and Ooredoo Algeria achieve transmission rate of 1TPS in Africa’s first field trial of new optical technology
10-01-2017 | 11:30:00
Working in partnership, Ooredoo Algeria and Nokia have successfully achieved a ground-breaking transmission speed of 1.2 terabits per second over optical fibre in Africa’s first field trial of innovative optical communications technology.
[Algeria] Marriott International extends footprint in Algeria with new hotel
09-01-2017 | 13:29:26
Diversified hospitality company Marriott International, Inc has announced further expansion in Algeria with the opening of its seventh hotel in Algeria, Sheraton Annaba.
Algeria looks to cement self-sufficiency with new production plant
06-01-2017 | 10:12:55
With a growing construction industry and government’s increased investment in capital projects, Algeria is looking to increase cement production to meet this growing demand. It is against this backdrop that a second production unit of cement plant
[Algeria] Air Algerie receives operational safety audit certification
21-12-2016 | 15:05:00
Air Algerie has received, for the sixth time in a row, the Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) certification, delivered by the International Air Transport Association (IATA), and which is required to serve Europe, the national airline said in a statement.
[Algeria] Japanese car makers mull setting up auto and truck manufacturing plants
14-12-2016 | 15:30:47
Algeria is positioning itself as the North African manufacturing hub with three Japanese car makers having already expressed interest to set up auto and truck manufacturing plants. Two of them have already taken the steps for the execution of their projects according to Japan’s ambassador to Algeria Masaya Fujiwara.
[Algeria] Sonatrach diversifies into tyre making
06-12-2016 | 15:48:55
National oil group Sonatrach has set eyes on the car industry with plans to produce five million tons of tyres per year according to its Vice president for de downstream activity Akli Remini.
AfDB and Algeria sign €900m loan agreement to support the country’s industrial and energy competitiveness
29-11-2016 | 09:46:20
The African Development Bank (AfDB) and Algeria have signed an agreement for a €900-million loan to support the country’s industrial and energy competitiveness.
[Algeria] Volkswagen, Sovac sign agreement to start vehicle assembling factory
28-11-2016 | 11:35:32
German car manufacturer Volkswagen and Sovac group, official representative of Volkswagen in Algeria, have signed an agreement on the creation of a plant that will assemble cars of this brand in Algeria.
Algeria electronics pioneer in Mauritania market
25-11-2016 | 16:35:27
Algerian electrical and electronic products have emerged for the first time on the Mauritanian market with the inauguration, in Nouakchott, of a showroom as part of the promotion of non-hydrocarbon exports.
Algeria records ballooning trade deficit as oil prices dip
23-11-2016 | 13:05:24
Algeria has continue to record a ballooning trade deficit occasioned by a drop in oil prices which has heralded economic problems for the North African country.
Russia’s REMA RTI enters Algeria through partnership with Hidra Hydraulique
18-11-2016 | 05:59:00
Algeria’s Hidra Hydraulique and Russian REMA RTI have signed a partnership for the manufacture of hydraulic equipment in Algeria as Russia seeks to foray into the North African country buoyed by a growing manufacturing industry.
Algeria and Mali set up business council to spearhead economic ties
10-11-2016 | 07:50:37
The first forum that has brought up Algeria and Mali economists has come up with a resolution to set up first of its kind joint business council to spearhead the interests of both countries.
[Algeria] Consumerism drives record issuance of vehicle import licenses
09-11-2016 | 16:00:03
In what points to growing consumerism and a boom in key sector of Algerian economy, the country’s ministry of Trade has indicated that it has issued 225 licenses for the import of vehicles, cement and reinforced concrete in 2016.
[Algeria] Rising import bill eroding exchange reserves, economists
08-11-2016 | 10:31:53
A spike in import bill coupled with decreasing volume of exports outside hydrocarbons are eroding Algeria’s exchange reserves, economists have warned.
AfDB approves €900m for Algeria’s Industrial and Energy Support program
07-11-2016 | 12:00:00
The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) on Wednesday, November 2, 2016, approved a €900-million loan to Algeria to finance the country’s Industrial and Energy Competitiveness Support Programme (PACIE).
[Algeria] Air Algerie eyes new international routes
03-11-2016 | 12:13:21
Algeria’s national carrier Air Algerie is looking at launching new international routes as it seeks to reinforce the airline’s air transportation network.
Libya Doubles Oil Production Since OPEC's Algeria Meeting
03-11-2016 | 12:00:00
Libya's National Oil Corporation spokesman has reported that the country's oil production rose to 670,000 bbl/day this week, up from the 363,000 bbl/day that the country produced when OPEC members representatives met in Algeria the last week of September.
[Algeria] International Investors express growing appetite for automotive industry
02-11-2016 | 07:46:33
A year since car manufacturer Renault launched a car factory in Oran Western Algeria, the North African country has received numerous investors keen on investing in the automobile industry. This as investors view the country as a strategic zone for North African and Arab countries.
[Algeria] Sonatrach Company expresses interest in Sudan oil and gas
27-10-2016 | 13:40:18
Sonatrach Company has said it is interested in investing in Sudan’s field of oil and gas.
Algeria signs agreement with China to boost industries cooperation
26-10-2016 | 12:27:05
Algeria and China have signed have signed a framework cooperation agreement to boost industry cooperation between the two countries as Algeria looks to boost its nascent indsutries.
[Algeria] General Electric offers its garages for start ups to refine their prototypes
19-10-2016 | 16:39:37
General Electric in Algeria has opened up its garages to startups to test their prototypes coming at a time when majority have been struggling with access to a platform that can help them refine their prototypes before they are released in the market.
Djezzy awarded license to provide 4G/LTE services in Algeria
26-05-2016 | 10:05:00
VimpelCom and Global Telecom Holding S.A.E have revealed that Djezzy, their subsidiary in Algeria, has been awarded one of three licenses to provide 4G/LTE services in the country.
Volkswagen to build car plant in Algeria
14-03-2016 | 10:59:00
Germany’s automaker will construct a plant in Algeria with a capacity of 100,000 cars a year at a cost of 170 million euros (Dh1.3 billion), a newspaper in the North African Arab country reported on Wednesday
[Algeria] Employers' Organisations for Consensus, Mobilization Against Economic Crisis
12-10-2015 | 13:29:49
Employers' organisations advocate consensus and mobilization of all parties of the tripartite, to meet Wednesday in Biskra, to face the economic crisis and stress the urgency of reviving the industrial apparatus.
Government Fostering Tunisian-Algerian Relations - Algerian Energy Minister
31-07-2015 | 13:47:47
Algeria's Energy Minister Salah Khebri affirmed, Thursday, that efforts are exerted to further reinforce Tunisian-Algerian relations to meet the aspirations of the two countries' peoples.
[Algeria] Sellal Visits Smart Card Manufacturing Unit At HB Technologies in Rouiba
07-07-2015 | 14:11:07
Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal paid a visit Saturday to a smart card manufacturing plant at HB Technologies Company, in the industrial estate of Rouiba, Algiers' east, as part of a working and inspection visit to the capital.
[Algeria] President Bouteflika Appoints Officials At Head of Eight Bodies, Companies and Public Banks
26-05-2015 | 12:40:59
President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika appointed Sunday eight officials at the head of public economic companies (Sonatrach, Air Algérie and NAFTAL), banks and financial institutions (Customs, BNA, CPA, BDL and CNEP).
Algeria, EU Ink Roadmap On Strategic Energy Agreement
08-05-2015 | 13:00:00
Algeria and the European Union (EU) signed Tuesday in Algiers a roadmap on the implementation of the strategic energy agreement they had concluded in 2013.
[Algeria] Cereal Import Bill Rises in Q1 2015
22-04-2015 | 12:15:21
Algeria's cereal imports (wheat, barley and maize) stood at about USD940 million in the first quarter of 2015, against USD797 million over the same period in 2013, up 17.84%, Algerian Customs have disclosed.
DIAGNOS, leader in healthcare technical services announces today a retina screening project with Clinique Chifa Hydra in Algeria.
10-04-2015 | 10:18:00
DIAGNOS, leader in healthcare technical services announces today a retina screening project with Clinique Chifa Hydra in Algeria.
Air Algérie receives A330-200 with new cabin
02-04-2015 | 13:45:32
On the occasion of the CEO of Air Algérie, Boultif Mohamed Salah, visiting Toulouse, the airline received the first of three A330-200s with new cabins.
Varian Establishes Local Entity In Algeria To Support Expansion In North Africa
20-03-2015 | 09:59:08
Varian Medical Systems, world leader in radiotherapy systems and software for the treatment of cancer, is expanding in North Africa with the creation of a strategic operating entity in Algeria
Algeria: U.S. Willing to Help Algeria Diversify Its Economy, American Official Stresses
03-03-2015 | 13:25:07
US Assistant Secretary of State for Economic and Business Affairs Charles Rivkin underscored Monday the willingness of the US to support Algeria in its economic diversification process.
[Algeria] Partnership Between Sonatrach, Ge to Manufacture Equipment for Oil, Gas Industry
30-01-2015 | 14:00:00
The national hydrocarbon group Sonatrach and the American company General Electric (GE) signed Thursday in Algiers a memorandum of understanding on the creation of a joint company for the manufacturing of equipment used in oil and gas industry.
[Algeria] IMF Welcomes Economic Momentum, but Notices Weaknesses
15-12-2014 | 11:50:00
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) said that the Algerian economy is picking up momentum, but it noted weaknesses due to falling oil prices.
Alcatel-Lucent and Ooredoo Algeria deploy first 400G ultra-broadband mobile access network in Africa
03-12-2014 | 14:02:57
Alcatel-Lucent and Ooredoo Algeria, a subsidiary of Ooredoo group, have built a high-capacity optical transport network to connect Algeria’s mains cities of Algiers, Constantine and Oran- as well as smaller cities - with high-speed ultra broadband mobile access.
DIAGNOS Announces the Opening of a Clinical Retinopathy Screening Office in Algeria
20-10-2014 | 10:22:00
DIAGNOS Inc. leader in healthcare technical services including screening, software and algorithm development, data analysis, and image processing, announces ...