ALGIERS- Algeria is among leading countries in the field of maternal and child health, said Thursday in Algiers UNICEF's Regional Director for Middle East and North Africa Geert Cappelaere.

ALGIERS- Two Algerian-Danish partnership projects in the pharmaceutical industry are being finalized, said Thursday, in Algiers, Denmark’s ambassador to Algeria Julie Elisabeth Pruzan-Jorgensen, in her audience with Minister of Health, Population and Hospital Reform Mokhtar Hasbellaoui. 

ALGIERS- Algeria and Mauritania signed Wednesday, in Algiers, a three-year executive programme (2018-2021) in higher education and scientific research, mainly on granting by Algeria of 200 university scholarships to Mauritania in different special fields.

ALGIERS- The Algerian Assembly of the International Federation of Blood Donor Organizations (IFBDO) has re-elected Algerian Abdelmalek Sayah as the Secretary General of the IFBDO, said Saturday the Algerian Blood Donor Federation (FADS).


ALGIERS-The Commissariat for Atomic Energy (Comena) will hold the International Workshop of the National Data Centres on 6-10 May 2018 in Algiers, announced Thursday the Energy Ministry in a statement.

Lower House deputies pass bill on Health

Monday, 30 April 2018 18:23

ALGIERS- Deputies of the People's National Assembly (Lower House of Parliament) passed Monday the bill on Health, during a plenary session, chaired by Speaker Said Bouhadja, in presence of Minister of Health, Population and Hospital Reform Mokhtar Hasbellaoui.

ALGIERS- The first Pan-African incubator has been launched Monday in Algiers, in a view to support and deploy a protective and promotional eco-system for start-ups in Algeria and in other African countries.

TUNIS- Algeria has won four awards at the 19th Arab Radio and TV Festival held in Tunis. Three of the awards were obtained by the Algerian TV while the fourth returned to the national radio.

BATNA – The national waiting list for organ transplant will be ready by the end of current year, said Thursday in Batna (435-km east of Algiers) Nadia Omar Khoudja, in charge of communication at the National Organ Transplant Agency.

ALGIERS- The celebration of the World Malaria Day Tuesday, in Algiers, coincides with the pre-certification of Algeria by the World Health Organization (WHO) as a country that should eradicate malaria by the end of 2018.