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March 30, 2015

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Algeria looks to strengthen ties with Vietnam: parliament speaker

Mohamed-Larbi Ould Khelifa, speaker of the People's National Assembly of Algeria, reiterated his country's policy to enhance cooperative relations with Vietnam during a meeting with Vietnamese President Truong Tan Sang here on Sunday.

The Algerian lawmaker is in Vietnam's capital Hanoi to attend the 132nd Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union held from Saturday to next Wednesday.

Algeria wishes to further cooperation with Vietnam in areas which both sides have potentials, as well as hopes to receive more investment from Vietnam, he said.

The Vietnamese president, meanwhile,...

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March 30, 2015

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Algeria: “Biometric passports to be issued within a week with priority to immigrants”

The issuing starting as early as next June from the south-eastern province of Laghouat, of the first biometric national identity cards and the generalization of this new type of official identification documents including passports, by mid-November, were among the topics dealt with during a morning interview broadcast on Sunday by Channel III of the National Radio.


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March 30, 2015

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Algeria reduces family allowance to 300 DZ from 600 DZ

Algerian finance ministry gave an instruction to reduce family allowance to 600 DZ from 300 DZ for public servants who earn salaries of more than 15,000 DZ.


The instruction is part of the government’s austerity raised.


Financial controllers contacted administrations and public institutions to inform them about the instruction which must be applied starting from January 1st, 2015.


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March 30, 2015

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Type 2 Diabetes: CHMP Recommends Empagliflozin/Metformin Hydrochloride for Approval in the European Union

  • Positive opinion for a new single-pill combination therapy for adults with type 2 diabetes
  • Empagliflozin when added to metformin HCl lowers blood glucose, body weight and blood pressure
  • Side effects identified with empagliflozin plus metformin HCl were in line with the known safety profile of the individual compounds empagliflozin and metformin

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March 30, 2015

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ADP Urges Motorists to Adhere to Traffic Guidelines During Fog

A citizen sustained minor injuries following a 15-car pile-up accident on the Abu Dhabi – Dubai road towards Al Samha, Monday morning. The injured citizen was treated at the scene of the accident, which resulted from low horizontal visibility due to fog in various areas of the road.


Colonel Mohammed Ahmed Saif Al Mazroui, Head of the Peripheral Regions Traffic Department"...

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March 30, 2015

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Nordson EFD Releases Engineered Fluid Dispensing Product Catalog Sixth Edition Available in Print, and new Digital and App Formats

Nordson EFD, a Nordson company (NASDAQ: NDSN), the world’s leading precision fluid dispensing systems manufacturer, announces the release of its ......

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March 30, 2015

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Saif bin Zayed Instructs Police Leaders to Keep Abreast of Developments in Police and Security Work

Lt. General H.H Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior called upon police leaders to keep pace with the latest developments aimed at improving police and security work, and to implement international best practices in providing excellent services to the public.


While chairing the periodic meeting of the Police Leaders’ Council"...

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March 30, 2015

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GCC Security Education and Training Forum Discusses Capacity Building and Development

The GCC Security Education and Training Forum continues its activities for the second consecutive day at the Park Rotana Hotel in Abu Dhabi under the slogan “Competency Based Police Training”. The UAE is hosting this event for the first time and is organized by the Police College in cooperation with the Secretariat General of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC).


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March 30, 2015

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Toshiba Starts Mass Production of Full HD (1080p) CMOS Image Sensor for Industrial Use

Toshiba Corporation's (TOKYO:6502) Semiconductor & Storage Products Company today announced that it will start mass production of a new CMOS image sensor “TCM3232PB” with a 1/3 inch optical format and full HD (1080p) resolution at the end of April.


The new sensor, employing Toshiba’s original HDR (High Dynamic Range) function, is optimized to capture clear images even"......

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March 29, 2015

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Food processing industry: Nouri invites Swiss firms to invest in Algeria

Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Abdelouahab Nouri on Saturday invited Swiss food processing companies, especially those working in dairy industry, to further invest in Algeria.


Algeria has taken the necessary measures to further develop food processing industry, especially dairy production, which recorded a deficit that need to be made up for in the coming"...

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