Tunisia

November 6, 2001

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The Egyptian film Sukout Hansawar by Yousef Shahin and Tunisian film Fatima by Khaled Gherbal will be screened at the opening ceremony of the Nantes Festival of Three Continents.

November 4, 2001

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Iranian President Mohammed Khatami held on Saturday talks with Greek Foreign Minister George Papandreou, discussing bilateral ties in the tense atmosp

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Tunisia’s state-owned phosphate producer, Compagnie des Phosphates de Gafsa (CPG), recently announced that phosphate production maintained past years’ growth levels in 2000, while exports surpassed th

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Egypt's government warned Thursday, November 1 of an economic slowdown due to a drop in tourism and shipping revenues since last month's terror attacks on the United States, the official MENA news age

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A 22 percent rise in the value of market leader Solidere helped Lebanon's BLOM to a 6.9 percent increase to lead Arab stock markets in a positive week, Bakheet Financial Advisors (BFA) said Saturday,

November 1, 2001

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British Prime Minister Tony Blair arrived in Israel Thursday for talks with Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon and Foreign Minister Shimon Peres, bef

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The 5th Susah International Festival for Childhood and Youth Films will take place November 3 - 10 in Tunisia.

October 29, 2001

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Italian President Carlo Azeglio Ciampi arrived in the Tunisian capital Monday on a two-day visit to discuss bilateral relations and broader regional i

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The Egyptian cabinet decided this week to expand the Cairo International Airport instead of building another airport in the western part of the city, Egyptian Information Minister Safwat Al-Sharif dis

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Italy's economic ties and traditionally friendly links with Tunisia just across the Mediterranean were expected to get a boost from a state visit here by Italian President Carlo Azeglio Ciampi startin

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Kuwait's cabinet on Sunday, October 28, named the members of a Supreme Council for Charity Work, which mainly includes prominent members of Islamic charities in addition to security and government off

October 28, 2001

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The Palestinian Islamic Jihad movement has claimed responsibility for the killing of four people in the northern Israeli town of Hadera. At least 31 w

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In a bid to spur commerce, the Tunisian and Jordanian governments are expected to allow businessmen to travel freely between the two countries, elimin

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The Carthage Theater Days Festival has decided that its first award will be shared by the Tunisian play Saa’t Hobb and the Egyptian play Makhadat Al Kohol.

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Saudi Oil Minister Ali Al-Nuaimi on Saturday October 27 said the OPEC oil cartel would again slash production in a bid to bolster sagging prices. Naimi said global oil supply was excessive and, asked