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What Happens after the Algiers International Trade Fair? June 7, 2015

Posted by Christopher Wilken, Acting Senior Commercial Officer  The U.S. Embassy was proud to participate in the 48th Algiers International Trade Fair, which closed last week.  Ambassador Polaschik led the closing ceremony of the USA Pavilion where she recognized each of the 35 U.S. companies that demonstrated their commitment to Algeria by exhibiting at the fair.  ...
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World Press Freedom Day – May 3, 2015

Article 19 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights states that, “Everyone has the right to freedom of opinion and expression; this right includes freedom to hold opinions without interference and to seek, receive and impart information and ideas through any media and regardless of frontiers.” A healthy media environment is integral to a functioning ...
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GE-Sonatrach joint venture MOU signing event

The U.S. Ambassador to Algeria Joan Polaschik attended the signing of an agreement between Algeria national oil company Sonatrach and GE Oil & Gas for the creation of a joint venture.   The joint venture represents a continuation of GE’s ongoing investment in Algeria, now surpassing $36 million.  This particular phase of the relationship will start ...
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