Middle East Economic Survey
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Algerian Government Reverses Policy Of Investing In Large Strategic Projects
The Algerian Government has reversed its policy of investing in giant strategic projects, according to Finance Minister Abdelatif Benachenhou, speaking at a press conference on 26 July. The announcement reverses a policy which has been in place since Algeria began to grow rapidly in the mid-1970s. Mr Benachenhou said that the...