Tunisia

October 25, 2004

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The official dinar-dollar rate is at a low. The dinar is gaining value and the national economy is in the green. Are the authorities deliberately increasing the value of the dinar?  Until recently, th

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KIPCO Asset Management Company (KAMCO) has announced the closing of a new private equity fund, Kuwait Private Equity Opportunities Fund, which will be focused on investing in private companies in Kuwa

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BG Group has announced that discussions with the Tunisian Government for the development of a 500 megawatt (MW) CCGT power plant have not yet been concluded. The two sides signed last year a Memorandu

October 24, 2004

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Amid various opposition boycotts and accusations of blatant vote rigging, some 4.62 million Tunisians are voting en masse in presidential and parliame

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Moroccan exporters are having a difficult time with vegetable prices low in France at the moment and a heat wave affecting the quality of their exports.

October 23, 2004

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A Tunisian medical team on Saturday arrived in the West Bank to examine Palestinian president Yasser Arafat, who has been suffering from the flu.

October 21, 2004

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About 25% of the candidates in Tunisia's upcoming legislative elections are females. The Popular Union Party even has four women at the top of its Par

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Senior officials from the European "trio" -- France, Britain and Germany -- will hold talks with Iranian officials on Thursday to discuss Tehran's nuc

October 20, 2004

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There have been 20,000 road accidents and 1500 killed in Morocco since the start of the year, according to statistics published by the Moroccan author

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The French Accor group announced plans to invest 70 million Euro in the Tunisian tourism industry.

October 18, 2004

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A transcript of the phone conversation Saturday night between King Mohammad VI and Kofi Annan, Secretary General of the UN, indicates that the King re

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King Mohammad VI of Morocco has launched a new Koranic radio station, in a partnership between 'Radiodiffusion Télévision Marocaine' (RTM), the main M

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The World Bank has allocated funds for a project to help boost Tunisia's tourism industry by hiring Lord Cultural Resources, a museum and heritage consultancy. There are concrete plan to develop four

October 17, 2004

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The International Federation of Human Rights has voiced concern about the climate ahead of Tunisian Parliamentary elections, 24 October 2004, branding

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Alam El-Phan Production Company held a celebration for their star Tunisian Latifa after she won the prize of World Music Award, which she received at a prestigious celebration held in Las Vegas Nevada