Tunisia

April 11, 2001

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The National Employment Fund (FNE ) of Tunisia is expanding a communications and information technology training program targeting new graduates with

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The government of Tunisia has announced a series of measures to develop the country's bluefish production.

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Tunisian President Zine el-Abidine bin Ali conducted a minor reshuffle, naming Muntaser Wayli as the minister of state for higher education.

April 10, 2001

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Canada’s Centurion Energy has announced that drilling of the Al-Manzah #3 well in Tunisia had been temporarily suspended, due to drilling rig equipment failure. The well had reached a depth of 980 met

April 9, 2001

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In an unprecedented case in the Middle East, Tunisian Minister of Vocational Training Kareem Younes has suspended a number of directors of departments

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A scientific conference held in Tunisia last week revealed the emergence of a new disease called “Mad Married Man Disease."

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Syrian President Bashar Assad embarks on a north African tour Monday that will take him to Morocco and Tunisia for talks on bilateral ties as well as

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Italy's Foreign Minister Lamberto Dini on Thursday, April 5, signed an accord granting 63 billion lire (about $30 million) to help small and medium-sized businesses in Tunisia.  The agreement was sign

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Tunisia is seeking to sign a free trade agreement with Malta to foster cooperation in the Mediterranean, Tunisia's visiting Prime Minister Mohammed Ghannouchi said.  Ghannouchi late Thursday, April 5,

April 8, 2001

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Italy has reported offered Tunisia a credit line of 63 billion lira in an agreement signed Thursday by the Tunisian Foreign Minister Habib Ben Yahia a

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The volume of Tunisian crude oil exports in 2000 stood at 3.01 million tons worth 835 million dinars (about 695 million dollars), down from the 3.27 m

April 7, 2001

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Tunisian and Swiss airlines would by May enter a code-sharing agreement in order to promote traffic between Tunisia and Switzerland.

April 5, 2001

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US President George W. Bush made on Wednesday phone calls Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh, and Tunisia's Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali, whith whom he d

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Eurogas Corporation has announced in a press release that preparations are underway for the drilling of a well on the Corporation's Bazma block in sou

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Hundreds of applications have already been received by the Tunisian Solidarity Bank—a micro-credit institution extending government-backed loans to Tunisian citizens, wishing to buy a “family computer