Tunisia

January 4, 2001

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The Tunisian government has announced a series of measures to promote information technology, including lower Internet access fees, a reduction in the

January 2, 2001

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Tunisia's communications ministry said Internet subscription rates were cut in half Monday and that privatization of the telecommunications sector would likely begin this year.

December 27, 2000

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A loan of €40 million was approved Wednesday by the board of directors of the African Development Bank, to help meet the growth objectives of Tunisia\'s tourism and manufacturing sectors during the co

December 25, 2000

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A court hearing to consider overturning a leadership vote at the congress of the Tunisian League for the Defense of Human Rights (LTDH) has been put o

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The end of Tunisie Telecom’s monopolization of the Tunisian telecom sector drew one step closer, when Société de Banque Française et Internationale won the bid for a feasibility study into installatio

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Ethiopian and Tunisian government representatives ended a meeting in Addis Ababa on Friday with the signing of two reciprocal investment and tourism promotion and protection agreements.

December 24, 2000

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A senior source in the Tunisian Industry Ministry, reported <I>Al-Hayat</I> newspaper, recently revealed that Tunisia is planning to build a second oil refinery.

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The end of Tunisie Telecom’s monopolization of the Tunisian telecom sector drew one step closer, when Société de Banque Française et Internationale won the bid for a feasibility study into installatio

December 21, 2000

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The Tunisian government, reported <I>Al-Hayat</I> newspaper, is planning to sell an additional 20 percent of its shares in the Tunisian Airlines Corporation through the local bourse.

December 18, 2000

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A recent study has revealed that the output of the Tunisian spare car parts manufacturing sector had tripled in the past six years.

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Brovig ASA placed a major contract with Malta Drydocks for conversion of the tanker Northia into a FPSO for installation on the Isis field offshore Tunisia.

December 12, 2000

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Tunisia and Senegal have signed a cooperation convention in the field of communication, focusing on the sharing of experiences and skills in communica

December 10, 2000

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Expro International Group PLC has been awarded a series of contracts recently.

December 3, 2000

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Tunisia\'s Office National de Télédiffusion (ONT), the national broadcast organization, has awarded Alcatel a contract for the supply and the installation of a fully digital audio-visual transmission

December 2, 2000

02:00 GMT

Four non-governmental organizations (NGOs) have linked up to defend the Tunisian League for the Defense of Human Rights (LTDH), after a court suspende