SKIKDA- Minister of Energy Abdelmadjid Attar said Friday, in Skikda, that the rise in electricity and gas prices “doesn’t concern ordinary customers.”
ANNABA- Energy Minister Abdelmadjid Attar said on Friday in Annaba that the increase in energy production and its mobilization in the service of investments and economic recovery constitutes "an urgent and strategic orientation for the energy ministry."
TIPASA (Algeria)- Minister of Environment Nassira Benharrats, launching Thursday a pilot project for sorting marine litter in the harbour of Cherchell, Tipaza (70-km west of Algiers), said the "marine environmental situation requires to raise the alarm."
ALGIERS – President of the Republic Abdelmadjid Tebboune chaired a working meeting on Thursday in the presence of the Prime Minister and a number of members of the Government, on the examination of matters relating to the Great Mosque of Algiers, the construction of the Center Port of El-Hamdania in Tipaza as well as to the financial management sector, the Presidency of the Republic said in a statement.
ALGIERS- The average annual inflation rate in Algeria reached 2.1% late August, the National Office of Statistics said Thursday.
ALGIERS- Minister of Pharmaceutical Industry Lotfi Benbahmed affirmed Wednesday that his department is working for “the establishment of a coherent policy able to cover the drug manufacturing process in Algeria.”
ALGIERS- Minister of Trade Kamel Rezig underlined Tuesday that the accession of Algeria to the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) in the beginning of 2021 will give it the quality of a founding country and the power to influence decisions and formulation of conditions.
ALGIERS-A project of agricultural insurance reform is being prepared, including the obligation for farmers to take out insurance and a state subsidy for strategic sectors, announced the Director General of the National Fund of Agricultural Mutuality (CNMA) Cherif Benhabiles.
ALGIERS-Minister of Post and Telecommunications Brahim Boumzar affirmed Tuesday that the use of e-payment through payment terminals, QR code and merchant web “is completely secure” and “will be free.”
ALGIERS- Minister Environment Nassira Benharrats took part Monday in the extraordinary Arab Environment Ministers meeting, in which she presented the Algerian experience in the fight against marine pollution, emphasizing the need to find the appropriate solution to the oil tanker Safer docked on the west coast of Yemen since 2015, to prevent an environmental disaster, the ministry said in a statement.