Tunisia

July 10, 2001

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The value of foreign investments in Tunisia amounted to 235 million Tunisian dinars ($168 million) in the first four months of 2001, facilitating the establishment of 50 new projects and the expansion

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Germany has pledged 87 million dinars (€69 million euros/$59 million dollars) in aid to Tunisia to be spent on environmental, industry and water projects, the Tunisian news agency TAP reported Monday,

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The value of foreign investments in Tunisia amounted to 235 million Tunisian dinars ($168 million) in the first four months of 2001, facilitating the establishment of 50 new projects and the expansion

July 9, 2001

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The secretary general of the Tunisian ruling Constitutional Democratic Party, Ali Al Shawish, met in Jeddah Sunday with Saudi King Fahd bin Abdelaziz.

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The Arabian Maghreb telecommunication market is seeing fierce competition amongst five European and one Arab telecom firms, according to senior market sources in the region.

July 8, 2001

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Sihem Bensedrine, an outspoken Tunisian human rights activist who was jailed last month, appeared Thursday in court to face charges of defaming the ju

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Four Tunisian prison warders have each received four-year jail sentences for torturing a prisoner so severely he eventually had to have both legs ampu

July 7, 2001

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Tunisian Prime Minister Muhammad Ghannouchi called on Friday for further expansion of cooperation with Iran.

July 5, 2001

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Tunisian President Zein El Abideen bin Ali received on Thursday a letter from his Libyan counterpart, Moammer Kadhafi, on bilateral relations.

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Tunisian singer Latifa has finished recording three songs for her new album, which is due out at the end of the year.

July 4, 2001

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Nigeria and Tunisia have signed a bilateral air services agreement aimed at establishing direct links between the two countries, officials said Friday, June 29. The agreement was signed by officials i

July 3, 2001

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Kuwait and Tunisia vowed Tuesday to further strengthen their bilateral ties in the fields of politics and economy.

July 1, 2001

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Tunisian President Zein El Abidein bin Ali on Saturday received a message from Moroccan King Mohammad dealing with bilateral relations.

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Moroccan singer Samira Said is headed for Tunisia, where she will perform in benefit concerts at the Carthage International Festival

June 30, 2001

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Amnesty International, Human Rights Watch and the International Federation of Human Rights joined Tunisian human rights organizations on Friday in cal