ALGIERS-The Bureau of the People’s National Assembly (Lower House) on Thursday decided to postpone its plenary activities to a later date as a preventive measure against the Coronavirus outbreak, said the Assembly in a communiqué.
ALGIERS- The 6th session of the Algerian-French Joint Committee of Economic Cooperation (COMEFA) met Thursday in Algiers, under the chairmanship of Foreign Minister Sabri Boukadoum, and French Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs Jean-Yves Le Drian.
ALGIERS- President of the Republic Abdelmadjid Tebboune has ordered the closing of all schools of the three education cycles, as well as universities and vocational training institutes, until Thursday April 5th which marks the end of spring holidays, said a communiqué from the Presidency.
ALGIERS- The chairman of Libya's High Council of State, Khaled al-Mishri, expressed Wednesday in Algiers "his gratitude and thanks" to Algeria for its unswerving fraternal positions on Libya crisis," the Upper House said in a statement.
ALGIERS- The bill on the prevention and the fight against discrimination and hate speech, approved last February by the Council of Ministers meeting and submitted to the People’s National Assembly’s Commission for Legal and Administrative Affairs and Liberties is mainly based on tolerance and respect of the human dignity.
ALGIERS- President of the Republic Abdelmadjid Tebboune on Wednesday entrusted Prime Minister Abdelaziz Djerad to represent him in the second African Union (AU) High-Level Committee meeting on Libya, to take place Thursday in Oyo, Congo, the presidency of the Republic said in a statement.
ALGIERS- A quantity of cannabis resin amounting to 10 quintals and 50 kilograms was seized Tuesday by a detachment of the People's National Army (ANP) in the border town of Beni Ouenif (province of Bechar), said Wednesday the National Defence Ministry in a statement.