Category Archives: Politics

US Health Chief Pledges More Action If Ebola Spreads

GENEVA President Donald Trump’s top health official said Wednesday that the U.S. and global partners will take the steps necessary to try to contain a new Ebola outbreak, asserting that the fight against infectious diseases …

21 Fare Hike Protesters Arrested in Egypt

CAIRO, Egyptian police arrested 21 people for taking part in rare protests against the government’s surprise decision to hike fares on Cairo’s subway as part of austerity measures meant to overhaul the economy, officials said …

ALGERIAN OIL CORPORATION SONATRACH SIGNS THREE AGREEMENTS WITH ITALY’S ENI

ORAN, TheAlgerian national hydrocarbon corporation, Sonatrach has signed three agreements here with the Italian energy group ENI.

The agreements were signed here Tuesday on the sidelines of the 11th Sonatrach Scientific and Technical Conference (JST …

XI SEND CONDOLENCES TO ALGERIAN PRESIDENT OVER PLANE CRASH

BEIJING, Chinese President Xi Jinping has sent a message of condolence to his Algerian counterpart, President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, over a deadly military plane crash in the North African country on Wednesday which claimed 257 lives.…

Rare Appearance Fuels Speculation Algeria’s Bouteflika Will Run Again

ALGIERS, A rare public appearance by veteran Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika is fueling speculation he will run for a fifth term next year, a move that would mean at least short-term stability for a key …

ALGERIA, SPAIN HOLD 7TH HIGH-LEVEL MEETING CHAIRED BY THEIR PRIME MINISTERS

ALGIERS, Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy Brey and his Algerian counterpart, Ahmed Ouyahia, Tuesday co-chaired the the 7th Algeria-Spain High-Level Meeting here which was marked by the shared willingness to boost economic co-operation between the …

Malala to VOA: Pakistanis ‘Have Stood Against Extremists’

Malala Yousafzai says she wants the world to know that there is peace in Pakistan and that its people have stood up to extremists.

That is the message the Nobel Peace Prize laureate wanted to …