01 Jul 2015
Ouyahia nomination as chief of ruling coalition party increases risk of political instability
On 10 June Ahmed Ouyahia, was elected to lead one of the country’s main ruling parties, the RND (Rassemblement National Démocratique). This ...
27 Jan 2015
Solutions: Easy access to 41 Islamic countries
Credimundi has a fronting agreement with ICIEC: the Islamic Corporation for the Insurance of Investment and Export Credit. ICIEC is 100% owned by the ...
VAE - Verenigde Arabische Emiraten
01 May 2014
Bouteflika embarks fourth term but uncertainty about succession continues
On 17 April, President Abdelaziz Bouteflika was easily re-elected for a fourth term, having won more than 80% of the votes. With six opposition ...
01 Feb 2014
New finance law eases ILC requirement for goods imports
Algeria has eased its restrictions on the payment of imports of goods in the country, allowing payments by documentary collection (remise ...
01 Oct 2013
Bouteflika consolidates power, indicating possibility of prolonged presidency
On 11 September, President Abdelaziz Bouteflika conducted a major reshuffle of the Algerian government. A few weeks earlier, Amar Saadani – ...
01 Feb 2013
Regional instability hits Algeria as terrorists attack important gas facility
Algeria was shaken by a tragic four-day hostage crisis at the In Amenas gas facility in the east of the country. The attack resulted in the ...
01 Jun 2012
Electoral performance of Islamist parties contrasts with regional trends
On May 10, Algerians voted a new parliament in the first election since the outbreak of the revolutions in the region in early 2011. With 44 ...