Information relating to press sector :
- During the installation ceremony of journalist Nouria Bourihane, in the position of Director General of the daily newspaper Horizons, replacing Mr. Larbi Timizar, Minister of Communications, spokesman of the government, Acting Minister of Culture, Mr. Hassane Rabehi, said, on Thursday, that the presidential election will allow Algeria to face challenges with serenity, "once the president is elected and the government established", underlines Horizons (P.24).
- The issue of candidates passage on the public media, once the electoral campaign begins will be decided next Thursday, at a second meeting between officials of the National Independent Electoral Authority (ANIE) and representatives of the Audiovisual Regulatory Authority (ARAV), says El Moudjahid (P.03).
- Journalist Hayat Diab, died Friday evening at her home at the age of 37 after a long battle against the disease, announces Le Quotidien d'Oran (P.10). The journalist held the position of Communication Officer at the APC of Tiaret after working in several national newspapers.
- Algérie Confluences (P.02) reports that journalist Walid Bourzah of the APS won the first prize of the 13th edition of the contest «Media Star» in the category «electronic press» organized by the telephone operator Ooredoo
- It should be noted the publication of the new newspaper "Rencontre", a national newspaper providing general information in French.