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13-Year-Old Palestinian Visual Artist Received By Caretaker President

13-year-old Palestinian visual artist Mohamed Mahmoud Hamdane Grigaa was received, Thursday, in the Palace of Carthage by Caretaker President Moncef Marzouki. The boy, a native of Choujaya neighbourhood (Gaza Strip), said he is visiting Tunisia to participate in the International Festival

Marzouki to Attend, Friday, Commemoration of 70th Anniversary of Landing in Provence

Caretaker President Moncef Marzouki will leave, on Friday morning, for Toulon (Southeast France) where he will attend events commemorating the 70th Anniversary of the Landing in Provence (World War II). The visit comes at the invitation of French President Franccedilois Hollande,

Tunisia Works to Secure National Elections

Tunisia will call up reservists to protect the upcoming elections from possible terrorist attacks. The decision was made during a Friday (August 8th) meeting of the “crisis cell” that is tasked with monitoring the security situation. “In order to maintain the

Ben Jaafar Receives FTH Delegation

A delegation of the Tunisian Federation of Hotel Trade (FTH) presented, Thursday, President of the National Constituent Assembly (NCA) Mustapha Ben Jaafar with a study on the draft law pertaining to the asset management company. The delegation expressed the confidence it

U.S. Will Soon Make Available to Tunisian Air Force 12 Blackhawk Helicopters – Ambassador

US Ambassador in Tunis Jacob Walles said his country “will soon make available to the Tunisian Air Force 12 UH-60M Blackhawk helicopters to aid in the fight against terrorism.” Working sessions will be held, as of next week, with the National

President Marzouki Receives Phone Call From Khaled Michâal

Caretaker President of the Republic Moncef Marzouki received, Wednesday, a phone call from head of Hamas political bureau Khaled Michacircal who informed him of the evolution of the Cairo’s talks. These negotiations aim to reach an agreement for ending the Israeli

Ministry of Interior Handed Over Ten Tons of Personnel Protective Gear As Donation From U.S. Government

The Ministry of Interior received, Thursday, more ten tons of bulletproof vests, helmets, shields and other personnel protective gear as a donation from the US government to police and the National Guard. A ceremony was held, on the occasion, in the

Articles 37 to 45 of Complementary Finance Law Adopted

The National Constituent Assembly (NCA) adopted, Tuesday in a plenary session, articles37 to 45 of the complementary finance law for 2014. Article 37 (new) concerns the procedures of closing the tax records examined by justice. Articles 38 to 40 concern the

Supplementary Finance Bill 2014 – Articles 46 to 51 Adopted, Article 48 Rejected

The National Constituent Assembly (NCA) adopted, Wednesday, Articles 46 to 51 (new) of the 2014 Supplementary Finance Bill except for Article 48 which was rejected. The plenary session started, on Wednesday afternoon, in the presence of 116 deputies. Article 46 pertains