ALGERIAN INTERIOR MAKING WORKING VISIT TO FRANCE FROM WEDNESDAY

ALGIERS, -- Algerian Interior and Local Authorities Minister Noureddine Bedoui leaves Wednesday for a two-day working visit to France at the invitation of his French counterpart, Bernard Cazeneuve.

The Interior Ministry said in a statement here Tuesday that the Minister would be accompanied on the trip by National Police Director-General Major-General Abdelghani Hamel, and the Governor of Algiers, Abdelkader Zoukh.

He is sceduled to have discussions with Cazeneuve, and French Minister of Town and Country Planning, Rural Affairs and Local Government, Jean-Michel Baylet. The two sides are due to set up an Algerian-French working team on taxation.

Bedoui will also hold discussions with the Mayor of Paris, Anne Hidalgo, following which an agreement is expected to be signed between the Engineers School of Paris and its Algerian counyerpart based in Tlemcen in northwestern Algeria.

The Algerian delegation will also meet the chairman of the regional council of Ile-de-France, Valerie Pecresse, who had paid a visit to Algeria last month.

Source: Nam News Network