ALGIERS-President of the Republic, Abdelmadjid Tebboune stressed Thursday in Algiers the need to diversify wealth and employment generating economic activity to achieve social equity and non-hydrocarbon development.
ALGIERS-President-elect of the Republic, Abdelmadjid Tebboune, on Tuesday evening received a phone call from France’s President, Emmanuel Macron, who offered him "warm congratulations" on "the trust placed in him by the Algerian people on 12 December 2019,” said the Presidency of the Republic in a communiqué.
ALGIERS-Russia has expressed willingness to "strengthen" and "expand" its relations with Algeria after the election of Abdelmadjid Tebboune as President of the Republic on Thursday.
ALGIERS-China congratulated President-elect Abdelmadjid Tebboune after his victory in the presidential election held on 12 December 2019 and expressed willingness to work with Algeria “to develop the comprehensive strategic partnership.”
ALGIERS-No less than 61,014 polling stations opened on Thursday morning at 08:00 a.m. countrywide to receive more than 24 million voters who will elect a new president of the Republic for a five-year term.
ALGIERS- Presidential candidates pledged Thursday, the 19th day of the election campaign, to launch various socio-economic projects to meet the expectations of the citizens and get Algeria out of the current crisis, promising to remove bureaucratic impediments and fight corruption.
ALGIERS- Security services foiled Thursday a sabotage plan fomented by the Movement for Self-determination in Kabylia (MAK), security sources said.
ALGIERS- The televised debate among the five pretenders to the highest office will be broadcast live on Friday (from 18:00 GMT) by all public and private TV stations and the national radio, the National Independent Authority for Elections said Thursday.
15th day of campaign: Massive participation in presidential election is "best response" to destabilization attemptsSunday, 01 December 2019 21:49
ALGIERS-Massive participation in the presidential elections on 12 December is "the best response" to foreign attempts to destabilize Algeria, presidential candidates said Sunday, on the fifteenth day of the campaign.
ALGIERS-Seventy-two (72) journalists of 12 different nationalities, working for 38 media, have been accredited to cover the presidential election on 12 December 2019, announced Thursday the National Independent Authority for Elections (ANIE) in a statement.