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Your Partner in the world of Business

Your Partner in the world of Business

Direct Foreign Investment (DFI)

The applicable arrangements to investments in the production of goods and services economic activities is governed by the provisions of Ordinance 01-03 on 20 August 2001, amended and supplemented, on the investment development.

Are considered as investments:

  • Acquisition of assets with a view to creating new activities, expanding production, rehabilitation and restructuring capacities;
  • Equity stake in a company capital as cash or in-kind contribution;
  • Businesses takeover in a context of a full or partial privatization

Partnership

The rules introduced by the supplementary finance acts of 2009 and 2010 institute the partnership as a way of establishing foreign investment in Algeria "Foreign investment can only be realized as part of a partnership, the national resident ownership of which represents at least 51% of the share capital. National ownership can be understood as the addition of several partners". Art 4a of Ordinance 01-03.

Prior notification

Under the terms of Ordinance 01-03, foreign investments made in the production of goods and services economic activities are subject, prior to being put into effect, to investment notification to the agency referred to in the National Agency of Investment Development (ANDI).

Investment Protection and guarantee:

Ordinance 01-03 in its section 14 provides that foreign natural and legal persons receive the same treatment as Algerian natural and legal persons, in view of rights and obligations related to the investment.

All foreign natural and legal persons are equally treated, subject to the provisions of conventions concluded by Algeria with states of which they are citizens

 

Contact

National Agency of Investment Development ANDI

Route National N°5 cinq Maisons Mohammadia Alger

Phone: 021.52.20.14 / 021.52.20.15

Fax: 021.52.20.17

E-mail: direction@andi.dz

Web Site: www.andi.dz