Algeria Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Algeria.

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  1. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Click Orlando

    ... outsider, Ait Saada insists the quality of football on offer has been less than thrilling this season. "Everybody in Algeria says it's the weakest league in the history of Algerian football," Ait Saada added. "The leader now has 41 points and it's ...

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  2. And the best league in the world is in... Algeria?Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | CNN

    ... won the African Champions League last season, while it also finished fifth in FIFA's Club World Cup in December. Algeria's national team is one of the strongest in Africa and is currently ranked ranked 21st in FIFA's world rankings. Despite being ...

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  3. Algeria's extremely close title raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BBC News

    While the Premier League title race has fizzled out with "boring" Chelsea taking a 10-point lead, the same cannot be said for Algeria's top division.

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  4. soccer ball on grass fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | 4029TV.com

    ... outsider, Ait Saada insists the quality of football on offer has been less than thrilling this season. "Everybody in Algeria says it's the weakest league in the history of Algerian football," Ait Saada added. "The leader now has 41 points and it's ...

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  5. Facing oil price drop, Algeria's Sonatrach seeks service discountsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    Algeria's state energy company Sonatrach has demanded its service providers cut their prices by up to 15 percent as the OPEC member country tries to ward off the impact of falling oil prices, industry sources said. The collapse in crude prices is testing Algeria's economy, which relies on energy sales for 60 percent of state revenues and to pay for a welfare system and subsidies that have helped calm social unrest.

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  6. Algerian League is so tight all 16 teams can mathematically still win the titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    Algerian League is so tight all 16 teams can mathematically still win the title with four rounds of matches to go There's nothing more exciting that when a whole league season comes down to the wire, with two or perhaps three teams still in contention right up to the last few weeks. But Sir Alex Ferguson's favourite phrase for this scenario, 'squeaky bum time', doesn't begin to cover the current situation in Algeria's Championnat National de Premiere Division.

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  7. With Four Games Left, All 16 Algerian Premier Division Teams Can Still Win The LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Who Ate All The Pies

    If you think you've witnessed a few tight title races in you time then just hark at the run-in of the 2014/15 Algerian Championnat National de PremiA re Division.

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  8. Root cause of xenophobia in S. Africa is economic imbalanceRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Daily Monitor

    ... its backers in the West. The President of the General Assembly was Mr Abdelaziz Bouteflika, then Foreign minister of Algeria. My good friend and colleague Ambassador Harold Acemah and I were present on this momentous occasion. South Africans must ...

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  9. No matter where you come fromRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Vanguard

    ... in Setif. He became one of the founders of the Organisation Special, a militant group dedicated to the liberation of Algeria from French colonialism. The French captured him in 1951, sentenced him to eight years imprisonment. He escaped prison and ...

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  10. Desalination market "pick up" will help balance Hyflux's revenues, says CEO LumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | WaterWorld

    ... from China. The latter will be helped by the inauguration of Hyflux's 500,000 m3/day desalination plant in Magtaa, Algeria at the end of last year ( see WWi story ). Water will be supplied to Oran, Algeria's second largest city and neighbouring ...

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  11. Behind Kagame's Visit To AlgeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | News of Rwanda

    ... dinner by the Speaker of the People's National Assembly, Mohamed Larbu Oukd Khelifa, 20 April 2015 Kagame's visit to Algeria is strategic- and was meant to review and re-energize the four decades bilateral relations between the two countries. ...

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  12. Algeria: Laksaci Reiterates in Washington Call to Implement Reform of IMF QuotasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | AllAfrica.com

    Governor of the Bank of Algeria Mohamed Laksaci Saturday reiterated in Washington Algeria's call, alongside with other countries in the MENA region and Africa, to accelerate the quota reform of the International Monetary Fund , the bank said in a statement. "We reiterate our call for the ratification and entry into force of the 2010 reforms on IMF governance and quotas, as we also reiterate our call for accelerating action towards an agreement on a revised calculation formula of quotas and the 15th General Review of Quotas," Laksaci stressed.

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  13. More gas found in Algeria region hit by 2013 al-Qaida attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    The Spanish oil company Repsol has announced new gas finds in southeastern Algeria in a region made infamous by a 2013 attack on a gas complex by al-Qaida-linked militants. Repsol's consortium, which included Enel, GDF-Suez and a 51 percent stake for Algerian state oil company Sonatrach, found gas at 1,307 meters with a flow rate of 175 cubic meters per day in the southeast Illizi block.

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  14. Repsol in Algerian gas discoveryRead the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | World Oil

    The discovery, in the Tan Emellel Sud-Ouest-2 exploration well, in the Sud-Est Illizi block, is the continuation of an already successful exploration campaign in the high-potential area. Repsol is the operator of the consortium with a 52.5% stake in partnership with Enel and GDF-Suez .

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  15. Spanish company finds gas in Algerian region of infamous al-Qaida-linked terrorist attackRead the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | The Guardian

    Spanish oil company Repsol has found more gas in southeastern Algeria, a region made infamous by a 2013 attack on a gas complex by al-Qaida-linked militants. Repsol's consortium, which included Enel, GDF-Suez and a 51 per cent stake for Algerian state oil company Sonatrach, said Monday they found gas at 1,307 metres with a flow rate of 175 cubic meters per day in the southeast Illizi block.

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  16. Algerian gas discovery made near LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | UPI

    Spanish energy company Repsol announced Monday it's made a natural gas discovery in Algeria, its third in an area bordering war-torn Libya. The company is the operator in a consortium that includes French energy company GDF Suez and Algeria's state-owned Sonatrach.

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  17. More gas found in Algeria region hit by 2013 Al-Qaeda attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | The Daily Star

    MADRID: The Spanish oil company Repsol has announced new gas finds in southeastern Algeria in a region made infamous by a 2013 attack on a gas complex by Al-Qaeda-linked militants. Repsol's consortium, which included Enel, GDF-Suez and a 51 percent stake for Algerian state oil company Sonatrach, found gas at 1,307 meters with a flow rate of 175 cubic meters per day in the southeast Illizi block.

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  18. Kone double stuns Carteron's MazembeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | BBC News

    Ismael Kone scored twice in two minutes as Malians Stade Malien snatched a dramatic 2-2 draw with Congolese club TP Mazembe this weekend in the African Champions League. Mazembe, coached by Frenchman Patrice Carteron were in full control in Bamako as their last 16, first leg clash entered the closing stages, having taken a 2-0 lead through Cheibane Traore and Daniel Adje.

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  19. Algeria sees leadership vacuum in face of oil challengesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    In this April 28, 2014 file photo, Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, sitting in a wheelchair, applauds after taking the oath as President in Algiers. One year after he was re-elected to a fourth term, the absence of Algeria's stroke-hit president from daily life is being felt more keenly than ever as this oil-rich North African nation is facing unprecedented economic and political challenges.

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  20. Holy libraryRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | TrekEarth

    Tamantit is a millinery city played for centuries a key role as a linking point for caravans between the Maghreb and the Abyssina. In this picture is only a small part of the huge collection of ancient books in the library of the Zaouia of Sidi El Bekri, we have been told that among its scholars is a family who generation by generation holds the legendary tradition of preserving one of the four copies of the original scripts of the Quran who was sent to the Magvreb at the era of Calif Othmane Ibn Afane, which was burnt and then written again.

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