Moving In The Right Direction

June 2006
Africa Monitor: North Africa Monitor;Jun2006, Vol. 11 Issue 6, p4
Country Report
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The article focuses on the efforts of the government to liberalize the economy and initiate reforms in an effort to avoid fueling social instability and economic vulnerability in Algeria. High hydrocarbon prices have enabled the oil and gas rich country to move in the direction of economic liberalization. The government's five-year investment plan is intended to stimulate economic growth. Finally, efforts have been made to attract more foreign investment.


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