Considered a regional force in Northern Africa, Algeria paves the way to significant business opportunities and many corporates, both mid-size and multinationals, are capitalising on the chance to grow there. If your company is planning a move to Algeria and is not familiar with the local laws, customs, processes, language or employment procedures, our dedicated team at Africa HR Solutions provides the Algeria outsourcing support you need to facilitate your expansion in an efficient manner.
We provide comprehensive and customised HR outsourcing support, including services such as Professional Employer Organisation (PEO), Employer of Record, end-to-end payroll solutions and a range of value adding ancillary support services to help you grow your footprint in the Algerian economy, regardless of whether or not your organisation has an established Algerian legal entity.
Population: 44 million
Gross Domestic Product (GDP): $166.99 bn
GDP Growth (April 2021): 2.9%
Inflation (April 2021): 4.9%
Foreign Direct Investment (% of GDP): 0.8%
Unemployment Rate: 12.1%
Currency: Algerian Dinar
Algeria is the largest country in Africa and the 10th largest in the world.
The capital city, Algiers, has the largest population in the country.
Only 12% of Algeria is inhabited, the rest of the country is largely covered by the Sahara Desert.
Algeria has the highest cost of living among all African countries.
In the 2020 Ease of Doing Business index, Algeria was ranked 157th in the world.
A significant amount of Algeria’s revenue stems from its exportation of hydrocarbons. Algeria is known to be the 6th largest exporter of natural gas and has the 10th largest natural gas reserves across the world.
There are seven UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Algeria.
Algeria’s national dish is considered to be couscous, which is usually served with chicken, lamb, or cooked vegetables.
Berber New Year
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