ALGERIAN TRADE MINISTER HOLDS TALKS WITH US STATE DEPT OFFICIAL IN NAIROBI

ALGIERS, -- Algerian Trade Minister Bakhti BelaA�b has held discussions with United States Department of State Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Economic and Business Affairs Kurt Tong in Nairobi on the sidelines of the 14th United Nations Conference and Trade and Development (UBCATD) session taking place in the Kenyan capital this week.

The Trade Ministry said in a statement here that the discussions on Tuesday focused mainly on the investment opportunities in Algeria, especially for American investors who can greatly contribute to the ongoing diversification process of the Algerian economy.

The two sides also discussed US support to Algerian efforts for the integration into the multilateral trading system, added the statement.

They also hailed the level of co-operation between Algeria and the US and expressed their shared willingness to continuously improve it, said the statement.

Source: Name News Network