Our Network

Register for our free newsletter

 
 
Latest News

Algeria

Islamist-algerian-protests

Islamists walk out of Algeria parliament in protest

Islamist lawmakers allege election was rigged; Algeria going against tide of "Arab Spring"; Prolonged boycott could hamper constitution reform

May 27, 2012 11:37
 
Cautiously, tiny Algeria exchange to open up to foreigners

Cautiously, tiny Algeria exchange to open up to foreigners

Algeria's stock market resembles its economy: over-regulated, uncompetitive and performing well-short of its potential. So plans to allow foreign money into it may be a step towards wider economic change.

March 15, 2012 11:32
 
Dubai contractor Drake wins $230M Algeria contract

Dubai contractor Drake wins $230M Algeria contract

Dubai contractor Drake & Scull, which has shifted its focus to other regional markets after a slowdown in the United Arab Emirates' property sector, has won a 845 million dirham ($230 million) contract in Algeria, it said on Tuesday.

March 13, 2012 2:08
 
Sawiris sees opportunities after Arab Spring

Sawiris sees opportunities after Arab Spring

Sawiris sees opportunities even in Algeria; May raise Telekom Austria stake to 25 percent; Says "fed up" after politically difficult year

January 24, 2012 1:49
 

Algeria to change energy law to draw investors

Energy minister says fiscal terms to be reviewed; Oil majors say terms too onerous to invest; Oil and gas bid rounds have seen lacklustre interest

December 7, 2011 12:40
 
Japan’s JGC wins Algeria oilfield project

Japan’s JGC wins Algeria oilfield project

Japan's JGC Corp said on Tuesday it has won the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) order for the Bir Seba Field Development project in Algeria for more than $400 million.

August 29, 2011 12:01
 

Saudi, Argentina sign nuclear cooperation deal

With Saudi's local power demand expected to nearly by 2030, the Kingdom is looking for partnerships globally, including Argentina's electricity generation and water desalination projects - Reuters

June 29, 2011 10:25
 
Algerians use regional unrest to press pay demands

Algerians use regional unrest to press pay demands

Wave of protests, strikes over pay and conditions; Officials fear Arab revolts could reach Algeria; Government gives in to some demands to placate protests.

March 14, 2011 12:42
 
Regional protests: Update

Regional protests: Update

Libyans bury their dead; Bahrain police abandon main square to protesters; Rights group says death toll in Libya now 84; Bahrain union calls for strike on Sunday.

February 19, 2011 5:01
 

Four Algerians set selves on fire, echoing Tunisia

Algeria has seen violent demonstrations in several cities over the past several weeks against high food prices and unemployment.

January 17, 2011 2:41
 
12