ALGERIA’S SONATRACH RENEW AGREEMENTS TO SUPPLY NATURAL GAS TO SPAIN’S FENOSA

ALGIERS, Algeria’s State-owned hydrocarbons group Sonatrach has signed agreements with Spanish natural gas company Fenosa to renew their sale and purchase contracts for gas until 2030.

The agreements will contribute to consolidating Sonatrach’s position as …

Cameroon Families Search for Repatriated Migrants

YAOUNDE, Families are in search of loved ones among the more than 2,000 Cameroonian migrants who were rescued in Libya and brought back to the central African state by the International Organization for Migration.

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ALGERIA HAS OPPORTUNITY TO DIVERSIFY ITS ECONOMY, SAYS IMF

WASHINGTON, Algeria still has opportunities to get rid of its dependency on oil and establish a diversified economy thanks to an economic policy mix combining budget adjustments and growth, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) says.…

ALGERIA’S SONATRACH AIMS TO BE RANKED AMONG WORLD’S FIVE BIGGEST OIL AND GAS GROUPS

Algeria’s Sonatrach aims to rank among the world’s five largest oil and gas groups, a target which its chief executive officer (CEO) Abdelmoumene Ould Kaddour, describes as an achievable goal.

Presenting Sonatrach’s strategy for the …

U.S. DELIVERS LAST FOUR A-29 AIRCRAFT TO LEBANON

The United States has delivered the last four A-29 Super Tucano aircraft to the Lebanese army, the U.S. Embassy in Lebanon, said, Wednesday.

The delivery took place during a ceremony on Tuesday, at Hamat Air …

Experts, Lawyers from Africa’s Great Lakes Region Take Aim at Legal Impunity

NAIROBI, Judicial officials and experts Africa’s Great Lakes region are meeting to look for ways to reduce violence and human rights abuses through the judicial process. The officials attending the meeting have called on closer …

UN General Assembly Calls for Protections for Palestinians

UNITED NATIONS, The U.N. General Assembly adopted a resolution Wednesday calling for protection for Palestinian civilians living under Israeli occupation, after the U.S. blocked a similar measure in the Security Council.

After some procedural drama …