Algeria to open farming concessions to foreigners

ALGIERS: Algeria plans to offer foreign investors concessions for farm land for the first time, according to an official document, as the oil producer seeks to boost food output and reduce reliance on imports. Under the plan, which is expected to be [Read story...]

Spanish PM visits Algeria to boost economic ties

Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy Brey arrived in Algiers on Tuesday for an official visit to boost the bilateral relations. Upon his arrival at the International Airport of Algiers, the Spanish Prime Minister was welcomed by his Algerian counterp [Read story...]

More Algerian doctors and teachers join pay strikes

ALGIERS: Algerian doctors are expanding a pay strike and teachers are resuming one, representatives said on Tuesday, putting pressure on President Abdelaziz Bouteflika and his prime minister at a time when resources are limited. Medical students and [Read story...]

New ideas for Catholicism to consider

New ideas for Catholicism to consider Albany Times UnionFaithful urged to do corporal works of mercy Manila BulletinGay clergy will live in torment until the Catholic church drops this hypocritical oath The GuardianCatholic Church facing payout over [Read story...]