Tunisia

July 13, 2001

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Lebanese President Emile Lahoud concluded a two-day visit to Tunisia Thursday after rounds of talks with his Tunisian counterpart Zine El Abidine bin

July 12, 2001

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A 40-vehicle convoy carrying a dismantled 600 ton oil drilling platform set out from Tunisia on Tuesday on a 400-kilometre (250-mile) desert trail to southern Algeria where it will be assembled and pu

July 11, 2001

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Lebanonese President Emile Lahoud, who will start an official two-day visit to Tunisia on Wednesday, aims to revive Lebanon’s status as a link between

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Iranian President Mohammed Khatami has invited his Tunisian counterpart, Zein El Abideen bin Ali, to visit Tehran, said Iranian Deputy Foreign Ministe

July 10, 2001

03:00 GMT

Lebanese President Emile Lahoud will start an official two-day visit to Tunisia on Wednesday at the invitation of his Tunisian counterpart, Zein El Ab

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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

03:00 GMT

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

03:00 GMT

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

July 5, 2001

03:00 GMT

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.