ADDIS ABABA- Minister of Foreign Affairs Abdelkader Messahel chaired Friday in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, the meeting of the ministerial Committee of the Review of Scale of Assessments within the African Union (AU).
ALGIERS- A tribute was paid Friday at the cemetery of El Alia, in Algiers, to the memory of late president Mohamed Boudiaf on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of his assassination, in the presence of a group of his comrades in arm and representatives of the civil society.
ALGIERS- Foreign Minister Abdelkader Messahel had Friday a phone conversation with the United Nations Secretary General's news special representative for Libya, Ghassane Salame, the ministry said in a statement.
ALGIERS- Prime Minister Abdelmadjid Tebboune said Thursday that the National Economic and Social Council (CNES), the ministry of Labour, Employment and Social Security and the ministry of National Solidarity and Family have been tasked to undertake a "large national consultations to adjust State's social actions."
ALGIERS- A delegation of the US Congress, led by Chairman of the House Committee on Appropriations Rodney Frelinghuysen, will pay a visit to Algeria on Sunday and Monday, said Thursday the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in a communiqué.
PARIS (France)- Spanish company Swiftair, owner of the DC-9-83 chartered by Air Algerie that crashed in July 2014 in the North of Mali was put under investigation in France, reported French media Thursday, citing sources close to the case.
PARIS (France)- French lawyer Roland Rappaport, who was committed to the defense of the activists of the National Liberation Front (FLN) during the National Liberation War died Monday, in Paris, at the age of 83 said his relatives Thursday.
ALGIERS- Heads of parliamentary groups at the Council of the Nation (Upper House of Parliament) on Thursday insisted on the need for "rigour" in the implementation of the Government's Action Plan to achieve economic transition.
ALGIERS- The members of the Council of the Nation (Upper House of Parliament) welcomed, Thursday, the content of the action plan of the government, highlighting the need to define the mechanisms for its implementation.