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Tunisian women harvest grapes in the wine-producing region of Grombalia as the country looks to branch out into wine tourism. (AFP/ Fethi Belaid)
April 20, 2017 - 09:09 GMT
A new Tunisian-Libyan Bank agency with a capital of 100 million dinars ($43.4 million) was inaugurated in Monastir in Tunisia.
With these projects, Tunisia says it will generate 472 jobs in different regions of the country for the unemployed university graduates. (AFP/File)
April 18, 2017 - 16:24 GMT
Tunisia has announced agreements for the creation of 93 projects in the field of green economy and sustainable development.
Tunisia's Prime Minister Youssef Chahed. (AFP/File)
April 13, 2017 - 20:00 GMT
The Tunisian government has announced the legal framework of a new investment law.
Tunisia's public debt continued to rise to almost 61.9 percent of GDP at the end of 2016, compared to 53.4 percent ​​originally projected. (AFP/File)
April 12, 2017 - 07:00 GMT
Tunisia's public debt and budget deficit are not looking good.
The increase in the number of tourists is largely due to the growth of Tunisia's traditional markets, mainly French, German and Algerian. (Shutterstock)
April 11, 2017 - 19:00 GMT
The number of tourists visiting Tunisia has increased by 33.5 percent in March to 1 million tourists.
Djerba–Zarzis International Airport. (Shutterstock)
April 11, 2017 - 17:05 GMT
Tunisia is resuming flights with its neighbor Libya after several year-long interruption.
Henryk Kasperczak
April 09, 2017 - 05:38 GMT
The Tunisian Football Federation's Federal Bureau has decided at its meeting Friday to dismiss national coach Henryk Kasperczak and agreed that his successor's name will be unveiled no later than the end of this month.
Malek Jaziri
April 07, 2017 - 07:00 GMT
The Tunisian tennis team will defend, as from Friday, its chances to stay in the Davis Cup Europe-Africa zone group II, at a tournament organised on April 7-9 in Nicosia.
One Facebook user wrote that over 200 death threats were made against the DJ on his page before it was closed. (Screenshot)
April 05, 2017 - 08:00 GMT
He's apologized for the incident.
Tunisia's Prime Minister Youssef Chahed delivering a speech during a ministry handover ceremony in Tunis in August 2016. (AFP/File)
April 04, 2017 - 09:21 GMT
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development announced its full support for more than 370 SMEs in Tunisia.
Thousands of people march through the streets of Tunis for an anti-terror demonstration in March 2015. (AFP/Fethi Belaid)
April 03, 2017 - 14:30 GMT
The European Commission granted €60 million ($64 million) to finance research and education in Tunisia.
Jordan's King Abdullah II (2-R) speaks to Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz al-Saud (2-L) as Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi (R) stands behind them during the Arab League summit in the Jordanian Dead Sea resort of Sweimeh on March 29, 2017. (AFP/Khalil Mazraawi)
March 29, 2017 - 13:46 GMT
Arab leaders are expected to address the multiple armed conflicts around the region and several resolutions related to the Palestinian cause.
Malek Jaziri
March 28, 2017 - 19:13 GMT
Tunisian tennis player Malek Jaziri conceded defeat on Monday in the third round of the Miami Open to Swiss Stanislas Wawrinka (world’s 3rd) 3-6 and 4-6.
Tunis, the capital of Tunisia. (Shutterstock)
March 28, 2017 - 12:00 GMT
Human rights groups in Tunisia have called for the scrapping of the law, which they said undermines "a fundamental human right".
Italian navy rescuers help refugees to climb on to their boat in the Mediterranean. (AFP/Getty Images)
March 23, 2017 - 07:00 GMT
European and North African nations will step up military operations to target human traffickers in a bid to stymie migration flows, according to a deal reached on Monday.
At least 38 people were killed and another 39 injured after two gunmen attacked a beach hotel in the Tunisian city of Sousse in June 2015. (AFP/File)
March 21, 2017 - 17:00 GMT
Despite a 33% increase in tourist entries in 2017, the number of French tourists visiting Tunisia is not yet satisfactory, says the Tunisian National Tourist Board.