ALGIERS - Prime Minister, Abdelaziz Djerad instructed on Tuesday members of the Government to launch sectoral consultations with employers' organizations and trade unions to assess and contain the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on business and economic life.
ALGIERS- A national agency for health security is to be created "very shortly" with the main task of carrying out a "complete restructuring" of health sector, President of the Republic Abdelmadjid Tebboune said Monday in Algiers.
ALGIERS- Sixty-nine new confirmed cases of coronavirus (Covid-19) and 20n new deaths have been reported in Algeria, bringing the total number of the confirmed cases in the country to 1983 and that of fatalities to 313, the spokesman of the Scientific Committee for monitoring the progress of the coronavirus pandemic, Djamel Fourar, said at a press briefing Monday in Algiers.
ALGIERS-President of the Republic Abdelmadjid Tebboune on Monday stressed the need to provide medical equipment ad means of prevention of coronavirus to the smallest parcel of the national territory.
ALGIERS - The first group of Algerian nationals stranded in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) arrived late Saturday in Algiers on board an Emirates Airlines plane, a source from the Foreign Ministry told APS.
ALGIERS- Public pharmaceutical group SAIDAL is negotiating with several suppliers on the purchase of raw material for the manufacture of chloroquine, a drug that has proved its effectiveness against the coronavirus, the CEO of Saidal, Fatouma Akacem, said Saturday in Algiers.
ALGIERS- Sixty-four new confirmed cases of coronavirus (Covid-19) have been reported in Algeria over the last 24 hours bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 1825, while 19 new fatalities have been recorded between March 27 and April 11, seven of them in the past 48 hours, taking the total number of deaths at 275, the spokesman of the Scientific Committee for Monitoring the Progress of the Coronavirus Pandemic, Prof. Djamel Fourar, said Saturday.
ALGIERS –The online transactions have "significantly increased" since the health crisis caused by the novel coronavirus pandemic emerged in the country, GIE Monétique administrator Madjid Messaoudene told APS.
ALGIERS-Military hospitals have taken first measures because military health services are also involved in the efforts to contain the coronavirus pandemic (Covid-19) countrywide, said the Central Director of Military Health Services, Major General Abdelkader Ben Djelloul.
NEW YORK - The UN Security Council is due to hold Thursday a meeting on Western Sahara, in the moment when peace efforts are still deadlocked without a personal envoy to relaunch the UN process.