Oecd, With the Support of UK Embassy in Tunisia – the First General Guide of Public Procurement Designed for Tunisia [press release]

The Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) organized in Tunis, on 20-21 January, a seminar designed to support the introduction of a more efficient and transparent public procurement system The Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) organized in Tunis, on 20-21 January, a seminar designed to support the introduction of a more efficient and transparent public procurement system. […]

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HPR Adjourns Plenary Session Without Voting Confidence in Essid’s Government

Devoted to the discussion of HabibEssid’s government programme, the House of the People’sRepresentatives (HPR) plenary session was adjourned, Wednesday, without voting confidence in the government. The session will resume, Thursday, to listen to the remaining deputies and the Prime Minister-designate’s response, before the confidence vote. During the afternoon’s session, the deputies’ speeches focused notably on the regional development process, the […]

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HPR – Plenary Session Discussing Government’s Programme Adjourned Until Thursday Morning

The Plenary session of the House of People’s Representatives dedicated to the discussion of Habib Essid’s government programme and confidence vote was adjourned on Wednesday at 8: 30 p.m. The session will resume on Thursday morning at 10 a.m to continue the debate ahead of the confidence vote after listening to the PM-designate’s responses. Source : Tunis Afrique Presse

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HPR Receives Declarations to Create Six Parliamentary Groups

House of the People’s Representatives (HPR) Speaker Mohamed Ennaceur announced, Thursday, at the plenary session devoted to the confidence vote, that the HPR bureau had received declarations to create 6 parliamentary groups. They are Nidaa Tounes, Ennahdha, Popular Front, Free Patriotic Union, Afek Tounes and Social-Democrat Group. Ennaceur said that these declarations will be published on the Tunisian Republic’s Official […]

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PM-Designate Deems Necessary to Set Up National Committees in Charge of Major Reforms

Premier-designate Habib Essid underlined the need to create national committees in charge of major reforms. The latter will be made up of experts and representatives of political parties and civil society organisations, he said. He told the House of People’s Representatives (HPR), convened Wednesday in a plenary session to vote on his government, that these committees will focus on education, […]

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TUNISIA’S NEW PRESIDENT TO MAKE FIRST VISIT TO ALGERIA FROM WEDNESDAY

ALGIERS, Feb 4– Algerian-Tunisian relations will experience a fresh impetus with the visit here Wednesday of Tunisian President Béji Caid Essebsi at the invitation of President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, reflecting the willingness of both heads of State to boost bilateral ties in the interest of their peoples. The two-day visit will allow the two Heads of State to consider ways to […]

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