Knowledge and Technology Transfer

Knowledge and Technology Transfer

Sound Foundation for Development Algeria was ranked 108th out of 127 in June 2017 in the Global Innovation Index, a global ranking of countries according to their abilities and results of economic innovation as published annually by Cornell University, the INSEAD and...
‘State of the Union’ after the Election of Donald Trump

‘State of the Union’ after the Election of Donald Trump

Gallup, the American public-opinion analyst, of November 15th, 2016 run an article on the ‘State of the Union’ after the Election of Donald Trump a week ago.  The exercise was conducted as it were bottom up and its conclusive assertions could this time be...
Algeria’s future challenge

Algeria’s future challenge

Reinventing itself under a new governance The key challenge of Algeria’s between 2016 and 2030, and taking consideration of the recent world mutations, would be to put in place a diversified economy, that is less dependent on hydrocarbons.  This is largely conditioned...
Facing the fourth industrial revolution

Facing the fourth industrial revolution

What path of development for the 2016 to 2030 Algeria ?  I would like to thank Mr Prime Minister for extending his kind invitation to me as an independent expert, to the Tripartite meeting of June 5th, 2016, where in its final resolution, it adopted the proposal of a...
GCC’s Expatriates Remittances Tax

GCC’s Expatriates Remittances Tax

Representatives to discuss tax on expat remittances . . . Arab News 2016  reported that the Consultative (Shoura) Council of Saudi Arabia was expected to have a discussion last Sunday on a proposed tax on expatriate remittances.  The proposal from the Council’s...