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Experimental Ebola Drug 100 Percent Effective On Animals – Study

ZMapp, an experimental Ebola drug healed all 18 monkeys infected with the deadly virus even in later stages of the infection, researchers said. ZMapp, made by Mapp Biopharmaceuticals of San Diego, is in the early stage of development and has never

Preparatory Meeting Monday for “Invest in Tunisia, Start-Up Democracy” Conference

A preparatory meeting for the international conference “Invest in Tunisia, Start-up Democracy,” due on September 8 in Tunis, will be held on Monday in the northern suburb, Media Aiser to the Prime Minister Mofdi Mseddi told TAP. Over thirty countries will

Five Independent Environmental Lists to Run in Legislative Elections

A group of environmental organisations presented their candidate lists for the forthcoming legislative elections at a news conference held, Sunday, in Rades (Tunis southern suburbs). Coordinator of the initiative Slimane Ben Youssef told TAP how important it is to deepen awareness

Jomaa Urges Governors to Mobilise All Means Regionally to Help Isie

Interim Prime Minister Mehdi Jomaa, on Saturday, called on governors to mobilise all means at the regional level to help the Independent Higher Authority for the Elections (ISIE) to achieve its mission in the best conditions. He noted at the opening

FM to Pay Working Visit to Russia Next September 2

Minister of Foreign Affairs Mongi Hamdi is paying next September 2 a working visit to Russia, at the invitation of his counterpart Sergueiuml Lavrov. The meetings he will have with the Russian senior officials will focus on ways to further strengthen

990 Legislative Candidate Lists Filed to Isie Until Friday At 6 P.M.

Some 990 legislative candidate lists in the 27 electoral constituencies at home have been filed to the Independent Higher Authority for the Elections (ISIE) until 6 p.m. at the expiry of the statutory deadline for the submission of lists. They are

Open Government Partnership – Second Consultation Launched

The Prime Ministry announced, Friday, the launch of a second consultation on the Open Government Partnership (OGP) to gather views and proposals of the public and civil society on reforms contained in the first version of the action plan. Suggestions are

IMF Approves 378.3 MTD Disbursement for Tunisia

The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), on Friday, approved a US$217.5 million disbursement for Tunisia, i.e. 378.3 million Tunisian dinars (MTD), announced the IMF. The disbursement is made after the completion of fourth review of Tunisia’s economic performance

Five Fires Break Out Simultaneously in Ben Arous

Five fires broke out simultaneously, on Friday, in mountainous and urban areas in Ben Arous. Three fires erupted in Jebal Kabouti, Jebel Merghana and Jebel Sidi Salem Grasi. A fourth took place in the port of Rades where flames spread to