Algerian Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal
Algerian Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal has vowed boost Algeria's national economy and open the door for new prospects.
Speaking at the opening of the Economic and Social Forum, organised by Algeria's National Economic and Social Council (CNES), the prime minister identified hydrocarbons as representing 93 percent of Algeria's exports.
"This is the main concern, in first place, for Algerian entrepreneurs in both public and private sectors.
"We seek to improve the productive investment environment in Algeria," the PM explained, adding that the government under guidance from Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika.
Sellal also underlined the "strong willingness" of the president and the government to encourage investors, because it is a "pact of trust" with the economic operators.