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Nine Tunisian parties elect Mehdi Jomaa as interim PM

opposition parties on Saturday agreed to elect Mehdi Jomaa, the Minister of Industry, as Tunisia's ... opposition parties have agreed on Saturday to nominate Minister of Industry Mehdi Jomaa as interim prime ... of the powerful UGTT union announced the choice Saturday night of 50-year-old Mehdi Jomaa. He won the vote ...

15/12/2013 - 06:31 - comment 0

Tunisia announces arrest of 1,500 militants

Tunisia’s Prime Minister Mehdi Jomaa has announced ... to democracy. Tunisia’s Prime Minister Mehdi Jomaa has announced that his country ... News, Tunisia) Tunisia’s Prime Minister Mehdi Jomaa has announced that his country has arrested ...

12/10/2014 - 17:00 - comment 0

This one's on the state! Tunisia foots the medical bills for Abdelmajid Lakhal who remains in critical condition

Interim Prime Minister Mehdi Jomaa has decided that the state bears the costs of medical care ... and communication Mofdi M'seddi told TAP on Saturday. M'seddi added that Mehdi Jomaa on Friday asked ... Interim Prime Minister Mehdi Jomaa has decided that the state bears the costs of medical care of Tunisian ...

08/09/2014 - 08:05 - comment 0

(Re)-Starting Up: Tunisia 'ripe' for post-Arab Spring economic recovery

revolution and is now ripe for investment in its battered economy, Prime Minister Mehdi Jomaa told AFP ... and is now ripe for investment in its battered economy , Prime Minister Mehdi Jomaa told AFP ... revolution and is now ripe for investment in its battered economy, Prime Minister Mehdi Jomaa told AFP ...

08/09/2014 - 14:32 - comment 0

No pain, no gain: Tunisian economy needs three years of tough love before rebounding

Minister  Mehdi Jomaa  said. Parliamentary elections scheduled for Oct. 26 and a presidential poll next ... it suffered during the 2011 revolution, Prime Minister Mehdi Jomaa said. Parliamentary elections scheduled ... around 15 percent. But in an interview for the Reuters Middle East Investment Summit, Jomaa said ...

14/10/2014 - 14:46 - comment 0

Ready to borrow more than a billion: Tunisia's PM says economic woos could become "catastrophic"

Tunisian Prime Minister Mehdi Jomaa warned Monday that the country’s economic woes could become ... Tunisia) Tunisian Prime Minister Mehdi Jomaa warned Monday that the country’s economic woes could ... violence. “Frankly, the situation is more difficult than we thought, ” Jomaa said in an interview ...

05/03/2014 - 16:55 - comment 0

Is the Gulf the answer for Tunisia's economic woes?

Minister Mehdi Jomaa's recent Gulf tour can boost business. The premier was accompanied ... observers are expressing optimism that Prime Minister Mehdi Jomaa's recent Gulf tour can boost ... "Jomaa's return to Tunisia will apparently be accompanied by just promises from the Gulf. However, promises ...

23/03/2014 - 13:00 - comment 0

Tunisia: New caretaker government named, constitution approved

after its upcoming elections. Tunisia’s premier-designate Mehdi Jomaa ... News, Tunisia) Tunisia’s premier-designate Mehdi Jomaa on Sunday named a new caretaker cabinet ... Assembly,” Agence France-Presse quoted Jomaa as saying. Jomaa, a technocrat, was appointed in December ...

27/01/2014 - 12:46 - comment 0

Tunisian PM off to shaky start with failure to form cabinet within expected timeframe

Tunisia’s Prime Minister-designate Mehdi Jomaa announced Saturday. The new cabinet line-up would ... Minister-designate Mehdi Jomaa announced Saturday.The new cabinet line-up would oversee the run-up to fresh ... and economic situation make consensus a necessity,” Jomaa explained. “I may be asked again (to form a new ...

26/01/2014 - 08:07 - comment 0

In a State of transition: Where is Tunisia's democratic "transformation" now?

As new Tunisian Prime Minister Mehdi Jomaa visits Washington this week, he will carry with him ... United States) As new Tunisian Prime Minister Mehdi Jomaa visits Washington this week, he ... Spring.Setting the tone for the Friday meeting between President Obama and Jomaa, the White House said in a March ...

06/04/2014 - 08:22 - comment 0