Culture News


SILA 21: Mihoubi, al Nemnem agree to reinforce cultural cooperation

APS : Sunday, 30 October 2016 ALGIERS – Minister of Culture Azzedine Mihoubi and his Egyptian Counterpart Helmy al Nemnem have agreed on Sunday in Algiers to “reinforce” the cooperation […]


Algeria guest of honour at 49th Cairo International Book Fair

APS : Friday, 28 October 2016 ALGIERS-Algeria has been selected as guest of honour at the 49th Cairo International Book Fair (Egypt) in 2018, announced Culture Minister Azzedine Mihoubi in […]


SILA 2016: Tribute to Algerian men of letters who died in 2016

APS : Thursday, 27 October 2016 ALGIERS- A tribute to Algerian writers, poets, academics and intellectuals who died in 2016 was organized Thursday at the 21st International Book Fair of […]


Prime Minister inaugurates 21st International Book Fair of Algiers

APS : Wednesday, 26 October 2016 ALGIERS- Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal inaugurated Wednesday at the Exhibition Centre (Pins Maritimes, Algiers) the 21st International Book Fair of Algiers (SILA).


Hungarian mezzo-soprano Klara Csordas gives concert in Algiers

APS : Tuesday, 25 October 2016 ALGIERS- Hungarian mezzo-soprano Klara Csordas gave Monday night in Algiers a lyrical music concert dedicated to the great composer Bela Bartok, whose part of […]


(Français) Mohamed Farah Djeloud consacré ‘‘champion 2016 de Arab reading challenge’‘


Two Algerian documentaries at Lumieres d’Afrique Festival

APS : Sunday, 23 October 2016 BOURGONGNE (France)- Algerian documentaries “Contre-pouvoirs” (Checks and Balances) by Malek Bensmail and “H’na Barra” (We, Outside) by Bahia Bencheikh El Fegoun and Meriem Achour […]


Two Algerian movies at Carthage Film Festival

APS : Saturday, 22 October 2016 TUNIS (Tunisia)- Feature-length fiction films “Let Them Come,” and “At My Age, I Still Hide to Smoke,” by Algerians Salem Brahimi and Ryahana Obermeyer, […]


International Storytelling Festival to open in Constantine with Prince of Timbuktu

APS : Thursday, 20 October 2016 ALGIERS- The sixth International Storytelling Festival, to be held in October 22- 26 at the regional theatre October Theatre of Constantine (431-km east of […]


17 countries expected at 8th International Theatre Festival of Bejaia

APS : Wednesday, 19 October 2016 ALGIERS – About 30 Theatre companies from 17 countries are expected to take part in the 8th International Theatre Festival of Bejaïa (FITB) planned […]


(Français) Des peintres et sculpteurs algériens du Canada exposent à Alger


Spanish plastic arts exhibition, creation of joint musical troupe in 2017

APS : Sunday, 16 October 2016 ALGIERS- Algeria will host in 2017 an exhibition devoted to the Spanish plastic arts and will see the creation of a joint musical troupe […]


Several Algerian movies awarded at 27th Arab Film Festival of Fameck (France)

APS : Sunday, 16 October 2016 FAMECK (France)- Several Algerian films have won awards at the 27th Arab Film Festival in Fameck (north-east of France), which continues Sunday, the organizers […]


Waciny Laaredj, Ahlam Mosteghanemi at Sharjah International Book Fair

APS : Thursday, 13 October 2016 SHARJAH- Algerian novelists Waciny Laaredj and Ahlam Mosteghanemi will participate at the 35th International Book Fair of Sharjah (United Arab Emirates) which will be […]