Tunisia

October 12, 2004

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South African President Thabo Mbeki on Monday started a two-day state visit to Tunisia. He is joined by Foreign Minister, Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma.   T

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The Algerian Foreign Minister, Abdelaziz Belkhadem and the Moroccan King, Mohammad VI, both tried to play down tensions and affirmed that there is no

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There are indications that the Maghreb tourism industry is growing rapidly after being hit by post September 11 fear and the implication of North Africans in international terror attacks. Major travel

October 11, 2004

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The Moroccan film, "Angels don't fly above Casablanca" directed by Mohammed Al-Asali won the "Golden Tanet Award" (first award called after an ancient

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The Moroccan press issued another swath of accusations against Algeria concerning the Western Sahara conflict, following the fourth commission of the

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Tunisia's President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali launched his electoral campaign Sunday by delivering a speech in which he outlined his electoral program. 

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Ossama Mellouli won Saturday Tunisia's first international swim crown, capturing the 400-metre individual medley at the World Short Course Championshi

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Famous Tunisian producer, Tarak Ben 'Amar announced in a press conference Tunisia's desire to become a center of North African, Arab and African cinema. He pointed out that a cinematography center is

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Technip has been awarded by Subsea 7 a contract worth some Euro 40 million, for the supply of all risers and some of the flowlines for the Chinguetti field, the first oil development offshore in Mauri

October 4, 2004

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Two American troops were killed by small arms fire at a checkpoint in Baghdad, the U.S. command said Monday.

October 3, 2004

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The African Development Bank (ADB) will organize a Wind Energy Workshop on 28 and 29 October in Tunis to encourage the development of marketable Wind Energy potentials on the continent.  In this persp

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Leading Lebanese IT companies have unveiled plans to aggressively penetrate the Middle East IT market using their presence at GITEX Dubai 2004, the region's largest IT trade show. This was announced i

October 1, 2004

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Lebanese singer Assi Hilani has announced that he will release his upcoming album immediately after the end of the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan

September 23, 2004

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Tunisian actress Hind Sabri has decided to file a complaint against movie critic Prof. Al Hadi Khalil, who is also a university professor, accusing him of twisting her words in his book

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Syrian singer Asalah Nasri is in the process of placing the final touches on her upcoming album, which is scheduled to hit stores in the very near future