Category Archives: Algeria News
Le Soleil : Interview de Rémy Rioux, le Directeur Général de l’Agence Française de Développement (AFD)
African national oil companies (NOCs) need to evolve for the future in light of a challenging and disruptive environment: PwC analysis
IMF Staff Completes 2017 Article IV Mission to Algeria
Infomineo reveals rising global interest in the Middle East Africa region from Fortune 500 companies
Overall, there was a 17% increase in the number of companies in MEA in 2016 compared to 2015, with Johannesburg being the leading destination for Africa
Nokia and Ooredoo Algeria achieve transmission rate of 1 Terabit-per-second in Africa’s first field trial of new optical technology
- Future deployment will enable Ooredoo Algeria to offer high capacity-based solutions to its subscribers
- Nokia’s cutting-edge technology was used to achieve 1 Terabit-per-second transmission rate over optical fibre
Working in partnership, Ooredoo Algeria and Nokia have successfully achieved a ground-breaking transmission speed of 1.2 terabits per second over optical fibre in Africa’s first field trial of innovative optical communications technology.
New GSMA Report Sees Rise in Mobile Broadband and Smartphone Adoption across Middle East and North Africa
Mobile Helping to Grow Innovative New Services, Connect the Unconnected and Create Employment Across Diverse Region
The decline in the global oil price has led to a reduced level of activity across the African continent and had an impact on countries that traditionally depend on oil & gas revenue. Despite the bleak landscape, the African continent still offers significant opportunities in the oil & gas sector. “It is an opportune time for local governments that want to attract oil & gas investors to reform their regulatory, fiscal and licensing systems,” says Chris Bredenhann, PwC Africa Oil & Gas Advisory Leader (PwC.com).
FOB prices for ordinary Portland cement bulk register a 6.4 percent increase, according to the CW Research’s May update to Mediterranean Basin cement and clinker prompt delivery cargo price assessment. On the other hand, FOB prices for bulk ordinary clinker trended flatly at USD 30.8 per ton.