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16th of October 2012/Investment opportunities in Algeria

Opportunity-Algeria-for-website-cropped-302x367The Middle East Association hosted, at its head office, a meeting on investment opportunities in Algeria and more specifically in the province of Oran. 80 British businessmen attended the meeting. On this occasion, Lord Jonathan Marland, the British Minister for Energy and Climate Change, and H.E. Amar Abba, Ambassador of Algeria, highlighted the very positive climate characterising the Algerian British relations.

The Wali of Oran delivered a detailed presentation on the investment opportunities in his province in sectors like building, hospitals, universities, tourism and restoration of monuments as well as his ambition to make his city a Mediterranean metropolis.

16th to 18th of October 2012/Algeria Week in London

abbc-logo An Algeria Week in London organised by the Algerian British Business Council.

18th and 19th of September 2012/Visit of Lord Jonathan Marland to Algeria

1 articleimageLord Jonathan Marland, the British Minister for Energy and Climate Change, visited Algeria for the second time in 9 months. During his visit, he met the Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal, as well as the Minister of Energy and Mines, the Minister of Industry, SME’s and Promotion of Investment, the Minister Delegate for National Defence and the Minister Delegate for Maghreb and African Affairs. Lord Marland had also a meeting with the CEO of Sonelgaz.

17th of September 2012/HSBC branch in Oran

1343529599A third HSBC branch was inaugurated in Oran in addition to two other existing branches in Algiers. A conference entitled "British Day in Oran" was also organised on this occasion.

9-11th of September 2012/Visit of Mr Nigel Bishop to Algeria

Olga-photo-head-shot-facing Mr Nigel Bishop, the Executive Director of Guild of Travel and Tourism and Lady Olga Maitland visited Algeria at the invitation of the Ministry of Tourism and Craft. This visit is part of a plan to promote British tourism in Algeria.