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Charni said the Prime Minister's recommendations are clear on the fight against corruption
May 27, 2017 - 19:46 GMT
Majdouline Charni, Minister of Youth and Sports, said that the commission of inquiry of the ministry is investigating cases of suspected administrative or financial wrongdoing of national sports’ federations.
Smoke belows during clashes between Tunisian protesters and security forces outside the El Kamour oil and gas pumping station, in the southern state of Tataouine, on May 22, 2017, as locals stage a sit-in to demand a share of local resources and priority for jobs in the sector. (AFP/Fathi Nasri)
May 24, 2017 - 07:00 GMT
A young man was 'accidentally' run over by a National Guard vehicle while he was participating in a labor demonstration in the southern state of Tatouine.
Paypal said it will submit a roadmap for the launch of its services in Tunisia before June. (Shutterstock)
May 21, 2017 - 18:00 GMT
Paypal will soon submit a roadmap for the launch of its services in Tunisia.
Photo: ES Rades official Facebook page
May 21, 2017 - 10:51 GMT
ES Rades won Tunisia's Basketball Cup after beating US Monastir 71-67 at a final game played on Saturday evening in Rades.
Financial problems, mainly liquidity and debt, are the main reasons for the closure of 249 companies in Tunisia between 2005 and 2015, according to a study. (Shutterstock)
May 18, 2017 - 15:55 GMT
Lack of liquidity and debt are the main reasons for the closure of companies in Tunisia.
The clock tower at Avenue Habib Bourguiba in downtown Tunis. (File photo)
May 15, 2017 - 19:00 GMT
A Tunisian official said that the state can generate billions of dinars if it invests in the fight against corruption.
Mohammed Assaf, the Palestinian winner of the second season of Arab Idol. (AFP/Abbas Momani)
May 14, 2017 - 17:30 GMT
Unlike reality TV shows in the West, in the Arab World it becomes a form of political participation - and the winners have to take up the banner of uniting their country.
A few weeks before the month of Ramadan, a new report has shown a 11.5% rise in vegetable prices, 13.6% in edible oils, 5.8% in fish, 2.4% in milk, cheese and eggs prices, and 3.6% increase in meat prices. (Shutterstock)
May 14, 2017 - 09:29 GMT
The inflation rate reached 5% in April 2017 after stagnating at 4.6% in January and February.
An anti-corruption protest in Tunisia. (AFP/file)
May 14, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
The proposed law would make 400 businessmen linked to ousted President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali eligible for amnesty for crimes of corruption.
Tunisia’s Prime Minister Youssef Chahed. (AFP)
May 11, 2017 - 09:27 GMT
Tunisia and Nasdaq Dubai have set up a task force to pave the way for Tunisia’s first issuance of a Sukuk.
Tunisia's new e-Visa system is planned for late 2017, or early 2018. (File photo)
May 10, 2017 - 14:00 GMT
The Tunisian electronic visa (e-Visa) is expected to enter into force in late 2017.
The tournament will bring together the best players in this specialty, such as the Russian Yana Egoria, world number one, Hungarian Anna Marton 2nd, and French Anon Brunette, world's 3rd.
May 10, 2017 - 06:44 GMT
The Menzah Sports Palace will host a stage of the Senior Women Saber Championship from May 12 to 14, with the participation of 116 players from 27 countries.
Tunisian demonstrators block the road with burning tires in the central city of Kasserine during protests, on 21 January, 2016, triggered by the death of an unemployed man. (AFP/ Mohamed Khalil)
May 09, 2017 - 20:02 GMT
Tunisia has lost 43 billion dinars ($17.8 billion) in foreign currency over the period 2006-2016.
Tunisia took the leading position in the competition which evaluated 910 extra virgin olive oils from 27 countries. (File photo)
May 04, 2017 - 15:47 GMT
Tunisian olive oil Olivko won the Gold Award at the world's largest olive oil competition, recently held in New York.
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May 02, 2017 - 17:28 GMT
Tunisia had presented its candidacy for hosting the senior men's Africa Cup of Nations (Afrobasket-2017) after the withdrawal of...