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Research and Markets: Algeria Oil and Gas Trends, Market Opportunities and Outlook to 2025
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Algeria Oil Gas Trends, Market Opportunities and Outlook(7/21/2014 10:52:00 AM)
Algeria Records US$3.9 Billion Trade Surplus In H1 2014
ALGIERS, July 22 (BERNAMA-NNN-APS) -- Algeria recorded a trade surplus of US$3.86 billion during the first six months of 2014 against a surplus of US$4.83 billion during the same period a year earlier, according to the Algerian Customs service.(7/22/2014 3:48:02 AM)
Algeria, Tunisia Continues Common Fight Against Terrorism
ALGIERS, July 21 (BERNAMA-NNN-AGENCIES) -- Algeria and Tunisia reiterated their commitment to boosting coordination to curb terrorism, just several days after 14 Tunisian troops were killed near the Algerian border, local media reports.(7/20/2014 9:46:52 PM)
Algeria first-half trade surplus down on lower energy earnings
ALGIERS (Reuters) - Algeria's trade surplus in the first half of 2014 fell to $3.89 billion from $4.83 billion a year earlier, mainly because energy earnings fell 2.30 percent, official data showed on Monday. Oil and gas exports, which accounted for 96 percent of total sales abroad, declined to $32.23 billion from $32.97 billion in the first six months of 2013, according to customs figures. The ...(7/21/2014 11:17:22 AM)
Gourcuff named new Algeria coach on four-year deal
(Reuters) - Frenchman Christian Gourcuff was named the new coach of Algeria on Saturday, replacing Vahid Halilhodzic who took them to the second round of the World Cup in Brazil last month. Gourcuff had long been the earmarked to take over after Brazil but was only formally confirmed after a meeting of the Algerian Football Federation leadership in Algiers on Saturday. It means he will also be ...(7/20/2014 4:59:55 AM)
Algeria seeks meeting on Mali crisis next week: minister
Algeria has proposed a regional meeting next week to tackle conflict in Mali after talks with Burkina Faso's leader, who has been mediating in the troubled west African state. "We offer to launch the initial phase of an inclusive inter-Malian dialogue on July 16 in Algiers, in the presence of ministers from countries in the region," Algerian Foreign Minister Ramtane Lamamra said late Wednesday ...(7/10/2014 9:38:58 AM)
Algeria's Sonatrach to spend $100 bln over 5 years to boost oil, gas
Algerian state energy group Sonatrach has approved a $100 billion investment plan for 2014-2018 to increase oil and gas output and also aims to start producing shale gas in 2020, the official APS news agency reported. OPEC member Algeria, a major gas supplier to Europe, has been struggling to raise energy output, on which it relies heavily for state funds to finance development and social ...(7/20/2014 11:24:56 AM)
Halilhodzoic calls time on Algeria job
Algeria coach Vahid Halilhodzic has announced that he will not remain as coach after leading the country to an historic last 16 finish at the World Cup. The 61-year-old Bosnian saw Algeria into the knockout stages for the first time in their history in Brazil before an extra-time defeat to Germany. "I leave proud of my record after serving out my contract with the FAF," he said on the official ...(7/7/2014 1:02:42 PM)
Algeria coach departs despite pleas to stay
(Reuters) - Algeria coach Vahid Halilhodzic on Sunday confirmed his departure from the job despite presidential pleas that he stay on after taking the North African nation to the knockout phase of the World Cup finals for the first time. The Bosnian coach confirmed his departure in a statement posted on the website of the Algerian Football Federation (www.faf.dz). Halilhodzic received a ...(7/7/2014 3:38:41 AM)
Algeria Q1 hydrocarbon output up 13.5 pct
Algeria's hydrocarbon output increased by 13.5 percent in the first quarter of 2014 after a 10 percent decline in the same period a year earlier, official figures showed, as new projects came onstream. Oil and gas account for about 97 percent of its exports, and the government relies on energy revenue to finance economic development and projects aimed at soothing social tensions. The government ...(7/10/2014 9:34:11 AM)
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