September 5, 2000
BG International to invest additional US$450 million in Tunisia Here is a press release , that was issued by BG, concerning its Tunisian business:
September 3, 2000
Tunisian power demand is growing rapidly, at an estimated percent annually. Recent census figures indicate that around 94.6 percent of Tunisian homes had access to electricity in 1999.
Tunisia produces modest volumes of oil and gas, but these may increase in the future with adequate investment. Information contained in this report is the best available as of June 2000 and is subje
August 29, 2000
SOTUVER, the producer of hollow glass, which is 51 percent, owned by Chahed group, announces stronger income for the first half of this year.
The sentiment was heavily shacked since Tuesday amid concerns over SOTETEL and SFBT turndown.
August 24, 2000
The market carried an impressive U-turn in mid-week to climb at new heights on Friday.
August 23, 2000
Italian customs seized Monday 5.76 tonnes of cigarettes of a well-known US brand in containers in the Genoa port area after being illegally imported from Tunisia.
August 22, 2000
Twelve thousand attend Saber Ruba’ee concert in Carthage Festival.
Tunisia's Telecommunication Minister Announces that the country will invest US$250m in telecommunications projects in the year 2000.
August 20, 2000
Tunisia’s agricultural sector has grown by 40 percent over the past 12 years. And, the sector’s self-sufficiency ratio reached the115 percent-mark last year.
August 19, 2000
Germany has credited Tunisia 73.6 million Deutsche marks for upgrading its private enterprises.
August 16, 2000
The Tunis indexes ended at all time highs in spite of flagging mood whereas acceleration in all sectors declined sharply apart from financials more poised to swing higher.
To June 2000, BIAT, Tunisian largest privately owned bank, posted total assets of TND two billion increasing by 28 percent and a net earnings rise of 22.5 percent at TND 13.129 million.
August 10, 2000
Tunis Stock Exchange was in full swing despite evident controversies on half-yearly releases.
August 9, 2000
SFBT achieved a good first half. Sales volume rose 18 percent up to TND 43.7 million allowing operating income to record a hike of 17 percent at TND 47.5 million.