Oran — "An increasing number of French companies are willing to invest in Algeria," Senior executive in charge of Algerian-French cooperation Jean-Louis Levet affimed Wednesday in Oran Haut responsible for industrial and technological cooperation Franco-Algerian, Jean-Louis Levet.
"For the past two years, more than thirty co-production projects are carried out by the operators of the two countries," Levet said at a meeting organized by the Business Leaders Forum (FCE).
"The Algerian-French cooperation must be further structuring to work together on the fundamentals of economic development such as training, research, innovation and university / business interface," he said.
"Today, Algeria and France from a unique duo throughout the chessboard of world states," he observed," he stressed.
"Historically, geopolitically, economically and humanly, Algeria and France have a common future, and should therefore be a more structuring binomial," stressed Levet.
"Beyond extremely dense human relations, our two countries have common interests, namely a secure and prosperous Mediterranean," the same official noted.
Levet also described as "complementary" the strengths of the two countries, noting, "France has a recognized excellence in scientific, technological and industrial fields", while Algeria is full of "important human skills such as computer science and mathematics that are essential to be in line with digital transformation."
"These additional assets would be more valued as part of a structural cooperation and a strategy defined by priorities," he said, particularly emphasizing, "the increasing quality of training related to the objectives of the economic development of Algeria, the development of technological infrastructure to support small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Algeria, coproduction partnership."
"There is a relationship of trust between Algeria and France, which should be strengthened to strive for excellence. We should as French meet to the expectations of our Algerian friends," she stated.
Many Algerian operators took part in this meeting, which is the first of a new series of seminars launched by the FCE's delegation of Oran under the theme "The dinner-debates of the FCE." Another conference "Companies' appointments" on h different kinds of project financing, will be launched on Thursday.