ALGIERS- Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal received Sunday in Algiers Argentina's Minister of Foreign Relations and Worship Susana Mabel Malcorra, who is on a working visit to Algeria, the Prime Minister office said in a statement.
"The audience, which was an opportunity for the two sides to assess the bilateral relations, showed the excellent traditional relations of friendship between the two countries," the statement underlined.
The two officials agreed on boosting bilateral relations by the increase of exchanges and political consultation, on the one hand, and the strengthening of trade and economic cooperation, on the other, especially in agriculture and the manufacturing industry."
The two sides "tackled a number of regional and international issues of common interest and the development prospects of the international relations in various parts of the world," according to the statement.
The discussions were attended by Minister of State, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Ramtane Lamamra.