Tunisia

November 26, 2000

02:00 GMT

CGG started acquiring a land seismic survey for the Tunisian company, Anadarko Tunisia Anaguid Company, in October 2000.

November 25, 2000

02:00 GMT

A Tunisian court has sentenced 14 Islamists to prison terms of between two and 17 years for threatening state security.

November 19, 2000

02:00 GMT

A banking consortium led by Citibank International has lent Tunisia's national electricity and gas company STEG 140 million dinars ($96 million, 113 million euros) to help boost power supplies, the ba

November 18, 2000

02:00 GMT

A banking consortium led by Citibank International has lent Tunisia's national electricity and gas company STEG 140 million dinars (96 million dollars

November 12, 2000

02:00 GMT

TAIR reported a loss of TND 22.4 million for the H1 results after 15 years of uninterrupted profits.

02:00 GMT

Tunis maintained a bearish trend despite the mid-week short-lived turnaround. In late week, the SMART index failed to keep up with the 870-875 range falling in renewed wobbly sentiment to July heights

02:00 GMT

Tunis maintained a bearish trend despite the mid-week short-lived turnaround. In late week, the SMART index failed to keep up with the 870-875 range falling in renewed wobbly sentiment to July heights

October 22, 2000

03:00 GMT

Israel blasted Tunisia's decision to sever relations with the Jewish state following the emergency Arab summit in Cairo.

October 19, 2000

03:00 GMT

Upsides in early Monday trading proved not sufficiently strong to heighten a mitigated sentiment as the market pulled slightly down in remaining sessions in thinner volume.

October 18, 2000

03:00 GMT

The Tunisian pseudo-democratic election represented a current trend in the Arab world, whereby political pluralism is largely declarative in nature and has minimal practical significance. In the case

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Despite its dubious human rights’ record, Tunisia's appeal to international corporations appears unharmed. Last year, the volume of foreign investment in Tunisia totaled $420 million, versus $650 in 1

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On October 24, 1999, over 90 percent of Tunisia’s eligible voters flocked to the polls to overwhelmingly support the state’s incumbent President, Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali. Ben Ali, 62, easily won a thi

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Indicators:  1998  1999  2000e  GDP real growth rate (%)  5.0  6.2  5.8  Inflation (%)  3.1  2.7  3.2  Total Exports (US$bn)  5.92  5.78  6.70  Total Imports (US$bn)  8.59  8.33  9.50  Trade balance (

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Les débuts haussiers, à peine ébauchés, n'ont pas suffi à restaurer la quiétude sur un marché très nerveux qui finira par fléchir sur le reste de la semaine dans de modestes montants de transactions.

03:00 GMT

IDB announced a loan of $20 million for Tunisia, taking the total IDB development loans to the north African state to 826 million dollars.