Sep 30, 2022 to Sep 30, 2022

DIGITAL AFRICAN SUMMIT (FROM 31TH MAY TO 2ND JUNE 2022 IN ALGIERS)

The Embassy of the People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria in Uganda informs that the first edition of the ”Digital African Summit” trade show, organized by the Algerian Group of Digital Actors (GANN), under the sponsorship of the three Ministerial Departments, namely, Digitization and Statistics, Knowledge Economy and Startups and, Post and Telecommunications, will be held on May 31th, June 1st and    2nd, 2022, at the International Conference Center (CIC), Algiers.

The ”Digital African Summit” is destined to replace the national ”Digital 2.0” exhibition, which for ten years, was a privileged crossroads for the reinforcement of the ecosystem and the development of     the local market in the field of digital and ICT.

With an international scope, this fair will offer Algerian startups and operators taking part in this show, a better visibility and strategic positioning in the African digital market, through interaction with their counterparts in different African countries.

In this perspective, the programme of this new edition provides for the organization of an exhibition      of about fifty stands, B to B meetings, and a forum dedicated to the Directors of Information Systems (DSI) of Public and Private Companies at the African level.

Regarding the conditions for participation, interested companies and institutions can, for more information, consult the website below, dedicated to the show:

www.digitalafricasummit.com

Or contact the organizers directly whose contact details are as follows:

The Algerian Group of Digital Actors (GANN)

Adressee : Lot Azouz Abdellah, N°81, Zéralda, 16121, Alger – Algérie

Tel : +213 560 364 557

Fax : +213 25 238 136

E-mail : dasexpo@gaan.dz   /  president@gaan.dz

Web-Site : www.gaan.com

Sep 30, 2022 to Sep 30, 2022

Ministry of Health Eases COVID-19 Restrictions

Minister of Health Jane Ruth Aceng in a presser this afternoon eased the COVID-19 restrictions that were still in place.

Fully vaccinated individuals will NOT be required to wear face masks when they are outdoors provided there are NO crowds,” Jane Ruth Aceng.

Aceng says only the people the vulnerable or high risk population should wear face masks. Restrictions at the airport has also been eased.

Travellers below 5 years are not required to present a negative PCR test upon arrival or departure.

All in-bound and outbound travellers will be required to show proof of full COVID-19 vaccination, except for travellers aged 5 years and below.

Requirement for negative PCR test done within 72 hours for all outbound travellers is also suspended with immediate effect for those who are fully vaccinated, except where it is a requirement of the destination country, or the carrier airline.

The Requirement for negative PCR test done within 72 hours pre-boarding for all incoming travellers is suspended with immediate effect for those who are fully vaccinated.

The Ministry of Health has advised all those that have not yet vaccinated to get the vaccine as they also embark on vaccination of secondary students. According to the ministry we have to be alert despite the success.

To-date, the country has registered 164,118 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 3,596 deaths. Currently, we have two severely ill patients on admission at Mulago Hospital  and St. Mary’s Hospital, Lacor. Both patients are not vaccinated.

To-date, 15,268,403 people have received the 1st dose of any COVID-19 vaccine accounting for 71% of the target population of 22 million people. While 10,250,742 people are fully vaccinated accounting for 48% of the target population of 59,542 people have received their booster dose.

A breakdown of the vaccination coverage for the first dose among priority vulnerable populations shows good progress with following statistics (health workers – 127.7%; teachers – 90.2%; and the elderly – 80.3%)

Sep 30, 2022 to Sep 30, 2022

Algerian businessmen on visit to Uganda in the period from 18 to 21 May 2022

Under the supervision of the Ministry of Trade and Export Promotion, the Algerian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, in cooperation with the agency “ALGEX”, is organizing a mission for Algerian businessmen to Uganda from 18 to 21 May 2022, in the context of revitalizing economic and commercial relations between Algeria and Uganda and defining the fields of cooperation and partnership between businessmen of the two countries and to explore the opportunities available in the Ugandan market.
The economic sectors involved in this task are: pharmaceutical industries, food industries, electronic industries, mobile phones, agricultural equipment, fuel and financial industries.
Accordingly, Algerian institutions concerned with the mentioned economic sectors and interested in participating must fill out the form by clicking on the following Link, before the date of Thursday, April 28, 2022.
It should be noted that the costs of airfare and accommodation are the responsibility of the participating institution

Sep 30, 2022 to Sep 30, 2022

ALGIERS INTERNATIONAL TRADE FAIR (FIA) FROM THE 13TH TO THE 18TH JUNE 2022

FROM THE 13TH TO THE 18TH JUNE 2022

The Embassy of the People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria in Kampala wishes to inform that the 53rd edition of the Algiers International Trade Fair (FIA) will be held in Algiers from the 13th to the 18th June 2022, under the high patronage of the President of the Republic, H.E. Abdelmadjid Tebboune, and shall be organized by the Algerian Company for Fairs and Exports (SAFEX).

The USA will be the guest of honor and fifteen countries have already confirmed their official participation in this event.

The participation in this economic and commercial event, will offer a golden opportunity to the foreign businessmen to interact with their Algerian counterparts and to create trade relations.

The SAFEX Website: www.Safex.dz

Sep 30, 2022 to Sep 30, 2022

Covid-19: Measures for travellers’ entry lifted


The measures relating to the health conditions of travellers at the points of entry into the country will be lifted from next Sunday, the Prime minister’s office said Thursday in a statement.

“Under the instructions of President of the Republic Abdelmadjid Tebboune, the commander-in-chief of the Armed Forces and minister of National Defense, and following consultations with the scientific committee on the monitoring of the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic and health authorities, Prime Minister Aïmene Benabderrahmane has taken steps to ease the measures relating to the health conditions of travellers at the points of entry into the national territory (airports, ports and land border),” the statement said.

The new measures, “to take effect from Sunday 20 March 2022, are as follows: the requirement of a vaccine pass of less than nine months, the requirement of an RT-PCR test of less than 72 hours for unvaccinated people, the elimination of the requirement to present an antigen test certificate upon arrival.”

“The measure remains adaptable according to the development of the epidemiological situation.”

Sep 30, 2022 to Sep 30, 2022

Homologation de diplômes étrangers: traitement des demandes de reconnaissance via une plateforme numérique

Sep 30, 2022 to Sep 30, 2022

Under the rotating Presidency of Algeria, Ministerial Meeting & associated events of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum to be held virtually on 12th November 2020.

Sep 30, 2022 to Sep 30, 2022

Algerian Prof Hassina Mouri Bent Ali, elected as Vice President for International Union of Geological Sciences. (University of Johannesburg).

Sep 30, 2022 to Sep 30, 2022

Security Council Extends Mandate of MINURSO and reaffirms the right of the people of the Sahara to self-determination. New York, 30 October 2020.