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  1. Algeria: Sonelgaz, GE Award Winners of Energy Innovation ContestRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | AllAfrica.com

    Sonelgaz Group and the US firm General Electric awarded Wednesday in Algiers, Algerian six winners of "Industry and Entrepreneurship Development in Algeria" , launched in 2014 to identify start-ups in the field of energy innovation. The award ceremony was attended by CEO of Sonelgaz Noureddine Boutarfa and CEO of GE Power and Water Steve Bolze.

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  2. Congratulations to President of AlgeriaRead the original story

    Monday | Korean News

    Kim Yong Nam, president of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly of the DPRK, Monday sent a congratulatory message to Abdelaziz Bouteflika, president of Algeria, on his birthday.

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  3. Despots, dictators, and dipsh*ts: 'President' Walker would join...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | The Raw Story

    ... their degrees either dropped out to participate in various revolutionary movements or engage in civil warfare. Algeria President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, Cuba President RaAol Castro, Eritrea President Isaias Afwerki, and Nicaragua President Daniel ...

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  4. Gazprom confirms productivity of hydrocarbon deposits for El Assel area in AlgeriaRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | AK&M

    Gazprom confirmed the productivity of hydrocarbon deposits for El Assel area in Algeria, Gazprom informed following a working meeting of Alexey Miller, Chairman of the Company's Management Committee, Said Sahnoun, President and CEO of Algerian state-owned company Sonatrach and Ali Hashed, Advisor to the Energy Minister of the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria. The parties looked at the current status of and the outlook for the cooperation in the gas sector, among other things, as part of the joint development of hydrocarbon fields in Algeria.

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  5. Kotoko wants an end to Algerian voodoo as they come up against MC El EulmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Asante Kotoko are desperate to reverse their poor record against Algerian sides in Africa as they come up against MC El Eulma in the CAF Champions League. The Ghanaian giants are in the second round of qualifiers in the continental contest without kicking a ball after the withdrawal of East End Lions.

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  6. CAF Champions League: Kotoko to face MC El Eulma in First roundRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Ghanamma.com

    Algerian side MC El Eulma eliminated Saint George of Ethiopia to set up a clash with Ghanaian giants Asante Kotoko in the next round of the CAF Champions League. MC El Eulma, who won 1-0 at home in the first leg, lost 2-1 in Addis Ababa to tie 2-2 on aggregate but progressed on the away goals rule but Kotoko had a walkover following the withdrawal for East End Lions The Babia will host the two-time African champions between the weekend of 13-15 March at the Stade Messaoud Zougar for the first leg.

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  7. .com | Algeria: 40 police injured in gas protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | News24

    ... for shale gas using hydraulic fracturing would continue despite mounting hostility among people living nearby. Algeria has seen massive investment in shale gas to compensate for declining oil revenues, but faces opposition from people living near ...

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  8. CAF Champions League: Asante Kotoko to face Algerian side MC El Eulma in First roundRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Algerian side MC El Eulma eliminated Saint George of Ethiopia to set up a clash with Ghanaian giants Asante Kotoko in the next round of the CAF Champions League. MC El Eulma, who won 1-0 at home in the first leg, lost 2-1 in Addis Ababa to tie 2-2 on aggregate but progressed on the away goals rule but Kotoko had a walkover following the withdrawal for East End Lions The Babia will host the two-time African champions between the weekend of 13-15 March at the Stade Messaoud Zougar for the first leg.

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  9. Algeria Travel WarningRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Kansas City InfoZine

    The Department of State urges U.S. citizens who travel to Algeria to evaluate carefully the risks posed to their personal safety. There is a high threat of terrorism and kidnappings in Algeria, as noted in the Department of State's latest Worldwide Caution .

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  10. Zimbabwe: Algerian Envoy Meets PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | AllAfrica.com

    ... "I was instructed by President Bouteflika to convey a message to President Mugabe, a special message to visit Algeria to strengthen our bilateral relations, but also to have a chance to discuss the situation in Africa," he said. "Secondly, I was ...

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  11. In Algeria, women 'imams' battle Islamist radicalizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | The Times of Israel

    Hundreds of female religious guides have been at the forefront of Algeria's battle against Islamic radicalization since the civil war that devastated the North African country in the 1990s. The surge of the Islamic State group in Syria and Iraq, and even in Libya next door, as well as the growing influence of Al-Qaeda-linked militants and Salafists, has them working around the clock. 1 comment

  12. Call Clinton Foundation Action What It Was: CorruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Commentary Magazine

    ... $500,000 in theory to support earthquake relief in Haiti. Now, the Haitian earthquake was devastating, and Algeria doesn't have an embassy in Port-au-Prince and so on the surface, a donation is plausible. But to believe that Algeria chose the ...

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  13. Kenya, Algeria sign cooperation pact on oil, power cooperation - Friday, 27 February 2015 06:33Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Walta Information Centre

    Kenya has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Algeria to promote bilateral cooperation in the fields of oil, gas and power. The agreement was signed by Kenya's Foreign Affairs and International Trade Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed and Algieria's Foreign Minister, Ramtane Lamamr.

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  14. Algeria's unrest: Fracking triggers turmoil for a major oil producerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Algeria, which has escaped the turmoil of the Arab Spring and Islamic extremism, may be stirring due to the government's support for tapping deep shale gas deposits through hydraulic fracturing, or fracking. Despite the Muslim country's reliance on an economy in which 97 percent of exports are petroleum products, widespread opposition to exploration of shale for natural gas has become a growing problem for the government, with demonstrations in Algiers, the capital, and elsewhere.

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  15. Shale Opponents Keep Up Pressure in AlgeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Forbes.com

    ... program. https://twitter.com/coatschristophe Public opposition to the possibility of shale extraction efforts in Algeria are set to enter their third month, adding strain to the country's beleaguered energy planning. Although Algeria was largely ...

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  16. Fracking Project Encounters Peaceful Yet Persistent Foes Deep in Algerian SaharaRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... the country in solidarity with the southern protesters in the distant oasis town of Ain Salah. At first glance, Algeria might seem an unlikely place for the sort of popular movement against fracking, a method of tapping into deep deposits of shale ...

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  17. Algeria: Sonatrach - Three Oil Fields Discovered Since Early 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | AllAfrica.com

    Three oil fields were discovered by the national hydrocarbon group Sonatrach since the beginning of 2015, said Wednesday in Oran Chief Executive Officer of the oil company Said Sahnoun. "Sonatrach discovered for the year 2015, on its own account, three oil fields of extremely important quality," Sahnoun told APS on the sidelines of the festivities commemorating the 40th anniversary of the nationalization of hydrocarbons, hosted by the petrochemical zone of Arzew.

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  18. Bosnian Halilhodzic set for Japan job: reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Yahoo!

    Japanese football officials were tightlipped Thursday as Algeria's 2014 World Cup coach Vahid Halilhodzic emerged as the leading candidate for the vacant national team job, according to local media. The Japan Football Association were said to be in talks with the 62-year-old Bosnian, broadcaster NHK reported, while the Nikkan Sports newspaper claimed that Halilhodzic had been offered an estimated salary of 2 million euros to replace Mexican Javier Aguirre, who was sacked earlier this month.

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  19. UN Agencies In Algeria Urge Continued Food Assistance To Refugees From Western SaharaRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | PressReleasePoint

    The World Food Programme and other UN agencies appealed today to donors to support the food needs of refugees from Western Sahara living in Algeria, warning of insufficient funding to cover their needs in the second half of this year. "Sahrawi refugees live in a desert area near the town of Tindouf, where living conditions are extremely harsh and they remain heavily dependent on external humanitarian assistance to survive," said WFP deputy country director in Algeria Francesca Caponera.

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  20. Algeria power vacuum due to ailing president: oppositionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Daily Star

    Algerian protesters scuffle with security forces during a demonstration called by associations and opposition parties against the exploitation of shale gas in Algeria on February 24, 2015 in the capital Algiers. AFP PHOTO/FAROUK BATICHE ALGIERS: A key Algerian opposition figure charged Wednesday that the country has slumped into a power vacuum because of aging President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's ailing health.

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