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Algeria Expands its Pharmaceutical Production Capacity

The Oxford Business Group reports on Algeria’s ambitious plans to diversify its economy by aiming to become a major exporter of pharma products. The results are promising. Algeria has a comparative advantage due to the strong domestic demand for pharmaceuticals, constructive government policy and the presence of many established drug manufacturers in the country.

Date: 2015-12-02

UN Women, EU Commission launch ‘Khadija’ network for women’s economic empowerment

’“We want Arab governments to specify 25% quota for women’s businesses,” says UN Regional Director.

As part of the EU Commission-UN Women Spring Forward for Women Programme for the Southern Mediterranean region, “Khadija” is the new programme launched by the Arab Network for Economic Empowerment of Women,’ the Daily News Egypt writes.

Date: 2015-10-03