ALGIERS – The Bill defining the general rules of Post and electronic communications has been adopted Thursday by the members of the Council of Nation, during a plenary session chaired by Chairman Abdelkader Bensalah, in the presence of Minister of Post, Telecommunications, Technologies and Digital Technologies Imane Houda Faraoun.

ALGIERS- The bill on the electronic trade was unanimously adopted Thursday by the Council of the Nation in a plenary session chaired by its Speaker Abdelkader Bensalah in the presence of Minister of Post, Telecommunication, Technologies and Digital Technology Imane Houda Faraoun and Minsiter of Relations with the Parliament Mahdjoub Bedda.

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ALGIERS- The members of the Council of the Nation (Upper House of Parliament) on Thursday have observed a minute's silence in memory of the victims of Wednesday's military aircraft crash near Boufarik Airport (35-km south of Algiers), leaving 257 people dead, including ten crew members.

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ALGIERS- The Council of the Nation will organize on Wednesday, in its headquarters, a conference on “the reality of Amazighity in Algeria: rooting in the past, today’s achievements, stakes of the future,” within the framework of intellectual and cultural conferences organized by the Council.

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ALGIERS- The deputy speaker of the People's National Assembly (lower house of Parliament) for Relations with the Council of the Nation (upper house), the government and the other constitutional bodies, Abdelkader Hadjoudj, chaired Wednesday the establishment of an Algerian-Malian parliamentary friendship group.

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ALGIERS – Chairman of the Council of the Nation Abdelkader Bensalah, has met Tuesday in Geneva (Switzerland) on the sidelines of his participation in the 138th General Assembly of the IPU, with the president of IPU Gabriela Cuevas Barron, President of the African Parliamentary Union (APU), Cipriano Cassama, and President of the Pan African Parliament (PAP), Roger Nkodo Dang, said the Council of the Nation in a communiqué.

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ALGIERS-Speaker of the Council of the National (Upper House) held talks in Geneva with President of the Egyptian Parliament Ali Abdelaal, on the sidelines of the 138th General Assembly of the International Parliamentary Union (IPU), said Monday the Upper House in a communiqué.

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ALGIERS- The Council of the Nation will participate Wednesday and Thursday, in Malta, in a regional workshop on the “Role of Parliament and criminal justice in the fight against terrorism,” organized by the International Institute for Justice and the Rule of Law in collaboration with the European Union (EU), said Tuesday a communiqué of the Council.

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ALGIERS- A delegation of the two chambers of parliament will partake in the works of the 12th session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean (PAM) taking place on 15 and 16 February in Bucharest (Romania) said Wednesday, the Council of the Nation (Upper House of Parliament) in a statement.

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ALGIERS- A delegation of the Council of the Nation participates Thursday in Paris in the meeting of the global parliamentary network of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), said a communiqué of the Council of the Nation.

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