Tunisia

16
March
Tunisia: Water is biggest challenge for Ministry of Agriculture in next decade
Tunisia: Water is biggest challenge for Ministry of Agriculture in next decade

 Solving the problem of drinking water and irrigation in Tunisia, especially in the governorate of Sfax, is the biggest challenge for the ministry during the next decade, said acting Minister of...

12
March
Tunisia: Domestic crude oil production up 19% in January 2021
Tunisia: Domestic crude oil production up 19% in January 2021

The domestic production of crude oil went up 19% in January 2021 compared to January 2020, standing at 167 thousand tonnes (kt).According to the monthly report of the Department of Energy on the Energ...

05
March
Tunisia: First Tunisian satellite, Kais Saied renews congratulations to Telnet Group
Tunisia: First Tunisian satellite, Kais Saied renews congratulations to Telnet Group

President of the Republic Kais Saied, on Thursday renewed his congratulations to the Telnet Group, which managed to design and develop Tunisia's first "Challenge One" satellite.The Head of State, who...

26
February
Tunisia: Council of Joint Chambers reiterates call for launch of investment recovery plan
Tunisia: Council of Joint Chambers reiterates call for launch of investment recovery plan

The Council of Joint Chambers, on Thursday, reiterated its urgent call for the launch of a «vast and ambitious» plan to boost national and international investment capable of generating sustainable gr...

24
February
Tunisia: Foreign trade at constant prices edges down in January 2021 (INS)
Tunisia: Foreign trade at constant prices edges down in January 2021 (INS)

 Tunisia's foreign trade saw a 4.5% drop in imports and a 7.4% decline in exports in volume (constant prices) in January 2021 compared to the same period in 2020, according to the National Instit...

23
February
Tunisia: CONECT calls on main political stakeholders to demonstrate responsibility and wisdom
Tunisia: CONECT calls on main political stakeholders to demonstrate responsibility and wisdom

The Confederation of Tunisian Citizen Enterprises (CONECT) on Monday called the Presidency of the Republic, the Prime Ministry, the House of People's Representatives (HPR) and political parties to dem...

22
February
Tunisia: CTFCI to hold Webinar on Industry 4.0
Tunisia: CTFCI to hold Webinar on Industry 4.0

The Tunisian-French Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CTFCI) is organising on March 10, in association with CCI France International, a Webinar that will focus on the theme "Industry 4.0, avenue worth...

15
February
Tunisia:Fuel cost adjustment mechanism behind price decreases between April and December 2020
Tunisia:Fuel cost adjustment mechanism behind price decreases between April and December 2020

The application of the automatic fuel cost adjustment mechanism has contributed to the reduction by 6% of the price of regular gas oil, 10% of sulfur-free gas oil and 7% of unleaded gasoline, the Nati...

15
February
Africa - Transition to renewable energy critical to addressing Africa’s power gap
Africa - Transition to renewable energy critical to addressing Africa’s power gap

The second edition of the Africa Investment Roundtable (AiR, an economic think-tank forum, holds today with internationally-renowned experts scheduled to discuss ‘Sustainability En Route to COP26’ and...

07
February
Tunisia: Gradual recovery of tourism sector expected starting next summer
Tunisia: Gradual recovery of tourism sector expected starting next summer

A gradual recovery of the tourism sector is expected, starting next summer, especially with the clarification of the national vaccination strategy against COVID-19, said Minister of Tourism and Handic...

04
February
International : World Economic Forum Postponed until August
International : World Economic Forum Postponed until August

The annual World Economic Forum (WEF) scheduled to be held in Singapore in May has been postponed again until August, CNN reported.The forum will now take place from August 17-20.“Although the World E...

27
January
Tunisia:CDC,Court of Auditors reveals conflict of interest, failure to comply with rules of prudential management
Tunisia:CDC,Court of Auditors reveals conflict of interest, failure to comply with rules of prudential management

The Court of Auditors has reported several malfunctions within the “Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations” (CDC), supposedly the financial arm of the state.According to the recently released report of th...