January 12, 2015


Military vehicle industry Manufacturing promise to revive economy

The Algerian Company of Manufacturing of Special Vehicles, Rheinmetall-Algeria-Spa, created in Constantine (431 km east of Algiers) as part of the military industrial development strategy initiated by the People's National Army (ANP) is an "armoured" promise to contributing to the recovery the national economy.Based in Ain Smara, close to the East-West Highway, the joint venture, in charge of the manufacturing of armoured vehicles of type Fuchs-2 6 x 6, is one of the promising projects in the mechanical industry in Algeria.The"...

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January 7, 2015


Road Safety Platform celebrates 1st Anniversary

  • Broad support from governmental entities, media and road traffic participants
  • 25 CSR-minded corporations joined the platform
  • 1st year objectives far exceeded
  • Spirited plans for 2015

A year ago, was launched as a holistic and open platform aimed at raising awareness for proper conduct on UAE’s roads. With road traffic accidents being one of the main causes of death in the UAE, the platform enjoys broad support from governmental entities, leading UAE media and"...

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January 5, 2015


Army takes delivery of first Mercedes-Benz 4X4 cars from Tiaret plant

The National People’s Army (ANP) took delivery Sunday of the first batch of the Mercedes-Benz-branded all-terrain vehicles released from Tiaret plant and destined to strengthen the Army’s operational capacities.

Composed of over 200 4X4 "Class G" cars destined to military and paramilitary, this batch will be assigned to the different divisions and the operational"...

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January 4, 2015


Mercedes Benz's plant in Tiaret, promising project for Algeria's mechanical engineering industry

The plant of the Algerian company of Mercedes Benz' car manufacturing of Aïn Bouchekif, in the province of Tiaret (340km west of Algiers) is considered one of the promising projects in the mechanical industry in Algeria.

The plant, inaugurated by the Lieutenant General, Ahmed Gaid Salah, Deputy Minister for National Defence, Chief of Staff of the People’s National Army (ANP), is part an Algerian-German-Emirati investment project meant to ensure training of the Algerian workforce in this area.


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December 27, 2014


Car imports drop by 15.14% in first 11 months of 2014

Algeria's car imports dropped to US$ 5.24 billion during the first 11 months of 2014, against US$ 6.18 billion during the same period in 2013, down by 15.14%, said Wednesday the Algerian Customs' National Centre of Data Processing and Statistics (CNIS).

The number of imported vehicles decreased by 22.3%, from 497,187 cars between January and November 2014 to 386,316"...

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