Culture News

Algeria committed to protecting intangible cultural heritage

APS : Monday, 02 September 2019 ALGIERS- The minister of Communication, the interim minister of Culture and spokesman of the government, Hassan Rabehi, on Monday stressed “Algeria’s commitment to abiding […]

Hassen Ferhani receives two prizes at Locarno Festival

APS : Sunday, 18 August 2019 ALGIERS-Algerian Director Hassen Ferhani on Saturday received the “Best Emerging Director” and the “Junior Jury” prizes at the 72ndInternational Locarno Film Festival

Heritage preservation: Memorandum of understanding inked between Algeria, United States

APS : Friday, 16 August 2019 ALGIERS-Minister of Culture Meriem Merdaci and US Assistant Secretary of State for Educational and Cultural Affairs Marie Royce signed, on Thursday, a memorandum of […]

Djemila International Festival wraps up with various music genres

APS : Friday, 09 August 2019 SETIF- The 15th Djemila International Festival wrapped up Thursday night

Djemila International Festival kicks off with Sraoui music

APS : Monday, 05 August 2019 Djemila (SETIF)- The 15th edition of Djemila International Festival kicked off Sunday evening in Setif

Training workshop, in Algiers, on intangible cultural heritage

APS : Tuesday, 09 July 2019 ALGIERS-The Regional Centre for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Africa (CRESPIAF) organizes, in Algiers, a training workshop with a view to strengthening […]

Algerian Radio wins two prizes at ASBU’s contest

APS : Tuesday 02 July 2019 ALGIERS- The Algerian Radio won two prizes at the contest of radio programmes of the Arab States Broadcasting Union (ASBU), organized from 27 to […]

Algerian Toufik Hamoum, head of UNESCO’s technical advisory body

APS : Sunday, 23 June 2019 ALGIERS- Archeologist Toufik Hamoum was elected president of the Scientific and Technical Advisory Body (STAB) of 2001’s Convention of the United Nations Educational,

(Français) L’Algérie participe au Festival “Cinéma Vert” à Redeyef

20th European Cultural Festival: Good performance of Swedish trio “HOF”

APS : Monday, 13 May 2019 ALGIERS- The Swedish trio “HOF”, accompanied by Algerian drummer Youcef Grim, delighted on Sunday evening Algiers audience with a variety of musical compositions enabling […]

Diplomats accredited to Algiers visit Algeria’s tangible, intangible heritage exhibition

APS : Monday, 13 May 2019 ALGIERS- Palace of Culture Moufdi Zakaria, in Algiers, hosted Sunday evening exhibitions on Algeria’s tangible and intangible heritage, in the presence of a number

International Jazz Day celebrated in Algiers

APS : Wednesday, 01 May 2019 ALGIERS-A group of musicians and Algerian singers gave Tuesday, in Algiers, a concert dedicated to Jazz music, in celebration of International Jazz Day.

Nanotechnology: Algerian researcher honored by South African president

APS : Sunday, 28 April 2019 PRETORIA- Algerian researcher Malik Maaza, specialist in nanoscience and nanotechnology, was decorated Thursday by South African President Cyril Ramaphosa with the “Order of Mapungubwe,”

Algeria partakes in 60th Quebec international Book Fair

APS : Friday, 12 April 2019 ALGIERS-Algerian writers will take part in the 60th Quebec international Book Fair that opened Wednesday with the participation of Algeria as a guest of […]