ALGIERS – Prime Minister Abdelaziz Djerad urged on Wednesday during the government meeting a "calm, thoughtful and responsible communication" by "avoiding alarmist reactions," over the new coronavirus (Covid-19) in Algeria, said a press release from the Prime Minister office.
ALGIERS- President of the Republic Abdelmadjid Tebboune has instructed the government and the country's health authorities to be "extremely vigilant" after the confirmation of a coronavirus case in Algeria, calling for a wide awareness campaign to protect public health.
ALGIERS- An Italian national, among two suspects, has tested positive for the new coronavirus (Covid-19) in Algeria, the ministry of Health said Tuesday in a statement.
ALGIERS- President of the Republic Abdelmadjid Tebboune said he is satisfied that the people repatriated from Wuhan (China), because of the epidemic of new Coronavirus, are in good health, after 14 days of quarantine.
ALGIERS- A "strict and systematic" control is carried out in all Algerian airports, due to the epidemic of the new Coronavirus (Covid-19), Minister of Health, Population and Hospital Reform Abderrahmane Benbouzid said Monday in Algiers.
ALGIERS-The Algerian, Libyan and Mauritanian nationals repatriated from Wuhan (China) due to the epidemic of the new Coronavirus virus, were authorized to leave Rais hotel in Algiers, where they were confined for two weeks.
ALGIERS- Ministry of Health, Population and Hospital Reform underlined Tuesday, in Algiers, that a new emergency plan has been elaborated to be prepared for all contingencies, following the spread of Coronavirus in China, affirming that “Algeria is ready to face any emergency.”
ALGIERS- The Joint Opep-Non Opep Technical Committee (JTC) has recommended, at the end of an extraordinary meeting held in Vienna, to extend the current production reduction agreement until the end of 2020 and to proceed with an additional reduction until the end of the 2nd quarter, said Saturday Minister of Energy and President of the Opep Conference, Mohamed Arkab.
ALGIERS – No suspected or confirmed cases of new coronavirus have not been reported in Algeria, Ministry of Health, Population and Hospital Reform said Thursday.
ALGIERS- Ambassador of the People's Republic of China, Li Lianhe, said Wednesday that relations between China and Algeria were of "global strategic partnership" and that "trade between the two countries has not been affected by the new coronavirus epidemic" and will continue "normally."