Tunisia

September 16, 2001

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Italian President Carlo Azeglio Ciampi is to pay an official visit to Tunisia in October to boost ties and discuss immigration and economic issues, an Italian delegation visiting the country said Thur

September 13, 2001

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Tunisian Foreign Minister Al Habib bin Yehya arrived Wednesday in Baghdad for talks with senior Iraqi officials on ways to enhance bilateral ties betw

September 10, 2001

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The Tunisian tourism ministry reported that 2.5 million tourists visited the country during the first half of 2001, reflecting a 15.5 percent climb compared with the corresponding period last year.

September 6, 2001

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In an unprecedented move, the Paris Bourse Authority has agreed to list a Tunisian firm, the Saudi-Tunisian Re-Insurance House Company, on the Paris Bourse.

August 26, 2001

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A Sudanese court on Saturday sentenced a Tunisian man to 15 years in jail for running a spy network that tried to show that Sudan was in league with I

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A request has been made by international monetary associations to devalue the currencies of Morocco and Tunisia.

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The Tunisian Qafsa Phosphate Company’s annual report revealed that its turnover had declined by 14 percent last year. Similarly, the turnover of the Tunisian Chemical Complex fell by 17 percent.

August 23, 2001

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Two “businessmen” have been arrested in Ukraine for allegedly procuring young women to work as prostitutes in Israel and Turkey.

August 13, 2001

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The overall value of authorized investments in the Tunisian industrial sector grew to $681.8 million during the first half of 2001. figure reflects a 25.6 percent increase compared with the correspond

August 12, 2001

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The overall value of authorized investments in the Tunisian industrial sector grew to $681.8 million during the first half of 2001. This figure reflects a 25.6 percent increase compared with the corre

August 11, 2001

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The British foreign ministry has appointed Robin Kealy as ambassador to Tunisia in succession to Ivor Rawlinson, who will be retiring from the diploma

August 10, 2001

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Kamel Morjane, a long-serving United Nations official from Tunisia, has been appointed Assistant UN High Commissioner for Refugees.

August 4, 2001

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Tunisian President Zein Al Abideen bin Ali received Friday a message from his Libyan counterpart, Moammar Kadhafi, on bilateral and regional issues.

August 1, 2001

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Egyptian exports constitute a dramatically lower portion of the nation’s gross domestic product (GDP) than do exports in neighboring countries.

July 28, 2001

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Tunisian singer Latifa opened the second Arab Video Festival in Alexandria on Thursday with bits of songs from her new film Sukout Hansawwar (Quiet, We’ll Shoot)