Culture News


17 countries partake in 10th International Festival of Comic Strip in Algiers

APS : TUESDAY 19 SEPTEMBER 2017 ALGIERS – Artists coming from 17 countries partake in the 10th International Festival of Comic Strip of Algiers (FIBDA), from 3 to 7 October.


SILA 2017: South Africa guest of honour of 22nd edition

APS : SUNDAY 17 SEPTEMBER 2017 ALGIERS-The 22nd edition of the International Book Fair (SILA), which will take place on 25 Octobre-5 November), has chosen South Africa as guest of […]

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“Good Luck Algeria” at Khouribga Festival in Morocco

ALGIERS- The fiction feature film “Good luck Algeria” from director Farid Bentoumi was selected to officially compete in the 20th African Film Festival of Khouribga in Morocco, scheduled from 9 […]


MIMUN: Algerian Nawel Belbey honoured at Moscow conference

APS : Sunday, 23 April 2017 MOSCOW-Algerian student Nawel Belbey was honoured at the Moscow International Model United Nations (MIMUN), held at Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MIGMO).


Algeria to host UNESCO Center for African heritage protection, announces Mihoubi

APS : Thursday, 20 April 2017 ALGIERS-Algeria has been elected to host the headquarters of the Centre of the United Nations Education, Science and Culture Organization (UNESCO) for the protection […]


Forty Algerian publishing houses exhibit 700 books at Paris book Fair

APS : Sunday, 26 March 2017 PARIS-Forty publishing houses exhibit nearly 700 books at the Paris book Fair, the largest event devoted to books in France.


Neri: Strengthening presence of Algerian, French cultures in both countries

APS : Tuesday, 14 March 2017 ALGIERS- the president of the Algerian-French Parliamentary Friendship Group of the French Senate Alain Nerihighlighted Monday, in Algiers, the need to strengthen the presence […]


Three Algerians win Suad al-Sabah Novel Award

APS : Tuesday, 14 March 2017 KUWAIT- Three Algerian novelists won the three first “Suad al-Sabah Awards for Intellectual and Artistic Creation,” a literary contest awarded by the Kuwaiti editions […]


International colloquium on Algerian literature on 25-26 March in Tokyo

APS : Tuesday, 07 March 2017 ALGIERS-An international colloquium on Algerian literature, hosted by Algerian academics and Japanese and South Korea experts,


South African band “Marimba Vibrations” gives show in Algiers

APS : Monday, 27 February 2017 ALGIERS- South African band “Marimba Vibrations” gave Sunday night in Algiers a concert of traditional dances and songs.


South African cultural week in Algeria from Feb 24

APS : Wednesday, 22 February 2017 ALGIERS- A South African cultural week will be held in Algiers, Bouira, Tipasa and Boumerdes from 24 February to 4 March.


Novelist Samir Toumi receives France-Algeria Association Award in Paris

APS : Thursday, 23 February 2017 PARIS (France)- Young novelist Samir Toumi received Wednesday at the National Book Centre, in Paris, the France-Algeria Association Award for his latest book “L’effacement” […]


Algeria to the fore at 23rd Maghreb book fair in Paris

APS : Sunday, 19 February 2017 PARIS- Algeria is much in evidence at the 23rd Maghreb des Livres book fair which kicked off Saturday at Hotel de Ville in Paris, […]


(Français) L’Algérie lauréate du Prix de l’excellence arabe de la performance culturelle