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Algeria: President Bouteflika and the army's political end game

Aljazeera.com - 25 Apr 2018
He last addressed the nation six years ago, but officials from Algeria's ruling party insist that President Abdelaziz Bouteflika run for a fifth consecutive term in next year's election. Aged 81, Bouteflika has been severely ill and confined to a ...

Zim students in Algeria wallow in penury - NewsDay Zimbabwe

NewsDay - 26 Apr 2018
OVER 400 Zimbabwean students studying in Algeria on government scholarships are reportedly struggling to make ends meet following their alleged neglect by the State, forcing some to turn to nefarious activities for survival. BY RICHARD CHIDZA. In a ...

Algeria: No negotiations and no strike

Middle East Monitor - 25 Apr 2018
The Algerian Ministry of Labour has released a list of labour unions that have not met the representation requirements. The director of labour relations at the Algerian Ministry of Labour, Employment and Social Security, Rabah Makhazni, confirmed that ...

Algeria sentences 8 'spies' for Israel

Arutz Sheva - 25 Apr 2018
An Algerian court on Tuesday sentenced a Liberian national of Lebanese origin to death and another seven African nationals from Guinea and Mali to 10 years in prison over espionage for Israel, the Turkish Anadolu news agency reported, citing an ...

Western Sahara: Has Algeria Betrayed the Sahrawis Again?

Morocco World News - 25 Apr 2018
There is a strong feeling among Sahrawi refugees, Polisario' s military and civilian officials, and pro-independence groups that Algerians started growing restless and annoyed with the presence of their Sahrawi “guests” on their soil. Has the Polisario ...

Challenges in Indonesia, Algeria dent Qatar's Ooredoo's profit

Reuters - 26 Apr 2018
DUBAI, April 26 (Reuters) - Qatar's telecommunications firm Ooredoo's first-quarter profit fell 17 percent, citing challenges in Indonesia, its biggest international market, and Algeria which offset strong contributions from other market such as ...

Ultra hit as SFO probes 'suspected corruption' in Algeria

Financial Times - 19 Apr 2018
Shares in Ultra Electronics fell sharply on Thursday after the UK's Serious Fraud Office launched a criminal investigation into “suspected corruption” at the defence contractor. The company said the probe related to the “conduct of business in Algeria ...

Algeria says current global oil price 'fair': state firm CEO

Reuters - 22 Apr 2018
ALGIERS (Reuters) - OPEC member Algeria believes the current global crude oil price is fair and hopes this level will remain unchanged for a long time, the CEO of the country's state energy firm Sonatrach said on Sunday. FILE PHOTO: Sonatrach's CEO ...

300 imams from Algeria and Morocco expected in France for Ramadan

Yabiladi in English - 26 Apr 2018
They seek religious scholars capable of reciting the Koran, explained daily newspaper 20 Minutes. «Around 250 and 300» of them are expected in France, «through a one-month-long visa», a well-informed source told the same newspaper. These scholars are ...

Algerian military plane crash kills 257 people

CNN - 11 Apr 2018
(CNN) At least 257 people were killed on Wednesday when a military plane crashed near the Algerian capital, Algiers, state media reported. The plane crashed shortly after taking off from the Boufarik air base, between Algiers and the city of Blida. Ten ...

Alleged Israeli spy sentenced to death in Algeria

Middle East Monitor - 24 Apr 2018
An individual of Liberian nationality and Lebanese origin who was living illegally in Algeria has been sentenced to death by the criminal court of Ghardaia, reports ObservAlgerie. Six other African nationals were sentenced to 10 years in prison and ...

Algeria state TV: 257 killed in Boufarik military plane crash

Aljazeera.com - 11 Apr 2018
At least 257 people have been killed after a military plane crashed near the Boufarik airbase outside the Algerian capital, Algiers, according to Algerian state television. The plane, an Ilyushin Il-76, mostly carried soldiers when it went down shortly ...

Algeria's Q1 cereal imports bill up 8.5 pct -customs data

Agriculture.com - 25 Apr 2018
ALGIERS, 25 (Reuters) - Algeria's first-quarter imports of cereal, semolina and flour rose 8.5 percent by value, official figures showed on Wednesday. Algeria has been trying to reduce imports of grain and other food products in a bid to cut spending ...

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