Tunisia

August 13, 2001

03:00 GMT

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

03:00 GMT

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

03:00 GMT

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

03:00 GMT

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

August 4, 2001

03:00 GMT

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

03:00 GMT

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

July 28, 2001

03:00 GMT

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)

July 25, 2001

03:00 GMT

Tunisia’s consumer price index increased by 1.5 percent in the six months to June 30, compared to the corresponding period in 2000.

July 24, 2001

03:00 GMT

President Zein El Abideen bin Ali on Tuesday granted amnesty to a number of prisoners to mark the 44th anniversary of Tunisia’s independence.

July 22, 2001

03:00 GMT

A joint Saudi-Tunisian residential housing project recently began operations in Tunisia under the name Carthage Beaches Resort.

July 17, 2001

03:00 GMT

Tunisian President Zein el Abideen ben Ali will visit Morocco Wednesday for talks with King Mohammed.

03:00 GMT

Iran and Tunisia on Monday signed a free trade agreement, as well as three other accords to boost trade ties.

July 16, 2001

03:00 GMT

A mother whose children were taken by her Tunisian father four years ago has sent an emotional message of support to Louise Soliman, a Scottish mother

July 15, 2001

03:00 GMT

Tunisian Minister of Foreign Affairs Habib Ben Yahia, heading a high-ranking delegation, arrived in Tehran Saturday for talks with his Iranian counter

July 14, 2001

03:00 GMT

The Tunisian government has denied any ties to an alleged spy ring operating in Sudan.