Wednesday, 16 December 2020 17:52
ALGIERS- The Couscous and the knowledge, know-how and practices related to its production, have been included in the representative list of the intangible cultural heritage of humanity by the United Nations Organization for Education, Science and Culture (UNESCO), announced Minister of Culture and Arts Malika Bendouda on Wednesday.
Tuesday, 15 December 2020 16:47
ORAN-The digitization operation of Oran’s "Abdelkader Alloula" regional theater, which started after cultural events stopped due to the coronavirous pandemic, is expected to be finalized by early 2021, said the theater directorate.
Monday, 14 December 2020 19:56
ALGIERS- Minister of Culture and Arts Malika Bendouda paid a working visit to two sites in the Casbah of Algiers, as part of the celebration of the 28th anniversary of the classification of this thousand-year-old city as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Friday, 11 December 2020 10:41
ALGIERS- The third International Couscous Festival will be held from 21 to 24 December, with the participation of Algerian and foreign chefs, said the production company "CHAHRA Prod," organizer of the event.
Wednesday, 09 December 2020 08:41
ALGIERS-The 24th winners of the President of the Republic Prize for young talents Ali-Mâachi received their awards on Tuesday at the national theatre Mahieddine-Bachtarzi in a ceremony organized by the Ministry of Culture and Arts.
Tuesday, 08 December 2020 20:41
ALGIERS- Prime Minister Abdelaziz Djerad on Tuesday chaired an Interministerial Council which examined the matter of Algiers Casbah safeguard, said a press release from the Prime Minister's services.
Tuesday, 08 December 2020 11:05
GAZA- The documentary "Fi rassi rond-point" (In my head a roundabout) by Algerian film director, Hassan Ferhani, won the award for best feature-length documentary film at the 5th International Film Festival of Al-Quds (Palestine), which wrapped up Sunday evening, reported the Palestinian press.
Tuesday, 08 December 2020 08:53
ALGIERS-The listing file of the Rai music, initially submitted to the 15th session of the Internministerial Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage, scheduled by videoconference on 14-19 December, has been withdrawn from listing proposals upon request from the Ministry of Culture and Arts in order to “enrich the file and submit it to the next session,” announced the ministry in a communiqué.
Monday, 07 December 2020 19:57
BOUMERDES- The documentary film "Tadeles ... ville millénaire" ("Tadeles ... millennial city" in English, screened earlier in 2020), has been dubbed into English and French, in order to compete in various international festivals, director, Salah Boufellah said Monday.
Monday, 07 December 2020 18:08
ALGIERS- Algerian actor Boudjemaa Djilali won Sunday the Best Actor Golden Olive Tree Award at 5th International Film Festival of Al Quds (Palestine), for his role in "Until the End of Time," by filmmaker Yasmine Chouikh, organizers said.