Ambassador Arrouchi at AU PSC: Women Continue to Bear Brunt of Peace and Security Breakdown in Africa

Arrouchi who opened this meeting initiated on the occasion of the commemoration of the 22nd anniversary of the UN Security Council Resolution 1325, noted that despite the general adherence to this UN resolution, there remains a significant gap in the implementation on the continent.   “Women remain the most affected by the consequences of the breakdown of peace and security. […]

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Lower House Speaker Holds Talks with British Delegation

According to a statement released by the Moroccan lower house, the British delegation will have a closer look at the national political and parliamentary experience, in addition to identifying the significant projects the Kingdom of Morocco has launched.   These talks focused on commending the historically and culturally long-standing relations between the two parties, examining examined the means to consolidate […]

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Government Council to Convene on Thursday

The Council will begin its work with a presentation delivered by the Minister of Economic Inclusion, Small Business, Employment and Skills, assessing the September round of the Social Dialogue, said a statement released by the Department of the Head of Government.   The Council of Government will consider, then, three draft decrees, the first determining the powers and organization of […]

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UK willing to cooperate with Tunisia in clean energy (Rogen)

The United Kingdom (UK) is willing to co-operate with Tunisia in the field of clean energy, UK COP26 Regional Ambassador for the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Janet Rogen said after a meeting with Minister of Industry, Mines and Energy Neila Nouira Gongi Monday in Tunis.   Rogen, who is making a working visit to Tunisia from September 29 […]

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Tunisia re-elected as ITU Council member

Tunisia was re-elected as member of the Council of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) for the years 2023-2026, by a majority of votes (133 out of 180).   The voting took place during the Plenipotentiary Conference of the ITU (ITUPP), which is currently taking place in Bucharest, Romania.   Tunisia is therefore one of the 48 member states that will […]

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“Machrou Tounes is not concerned by upcoming legislative elections,” party says

Machrou Tounes movement is “not concerned by the upcoming legislative election, the party said in a statement Monday.   It noted that the promulgation, “unilaterally,” of electoral laws shortly before the elections is “not compliant with international standards.”   This attempt to discard political parties from political life will disintegrate society, as proven by comparative experiences, Machrou Tounes added.   […]

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National Alliance decides to boycott upcoming legislative elections

The National Alliance party decided to boycott the December 17, 2022 legislative elections, in view of what it describes as “dysfunctions and gaps” in the electoral decree-law.   The party said in a statement issued on Monday, at the end of its political bureau meeting, that it was astonished at the President of the Republic’s endorsement of a “unilateral and […]

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ISIE unveils cost of December 17 legislative elections

The Independent High Authority for Elections (ISIE) has unveiled its financial estimates for the cost of the December 17 legislative elections.   In an interview with TAP Monday, ISIE spokesperson, Mohamed Tlili Mnasri mentioned two assumptions: the first provides for holding the election in a single round. In such a case, the cost of the election would be 40 million […]

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Saïed-Bouden meeting focuses on upcoming legislative elections

President of the Republic Kaïs Saïed received on Monday at Carthage Palace, Prime Minister Najla Bouden.   The Head of State stressed the need to prepare for the legislative elections of December 17, inviting the Tunisian people to express their will in all freedom, reads a statement of the Presidency of the Republic.   In this context, Saïed recalled that […]

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Moroccan Embassy Sets Up Cell to Monitor Situation in Burkina Faso (Statement)

“The Embassy of the Kingdom of Morocco is closely following the situation in Burkina Faso and the events taking place there since Friday,” the statement read. It “reassures on the situation of the members of the Moroccan community residing in Burkina Faso”, the statement added, calling on “compatriots to remain in their homes and exercise caution”. “The Embassy has set […]

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Tunisia fully ready to host Francophonie Summit: Foreign Minister Jerandi

TUNIS, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Migration and Tunisians Abroad Othman Jerandi said Tunisia is fully ready to host the Summit of the Francophonie and it will bring together all the means, logistical materials and content to ensure the success of this event. He expressed the hope that the Tunisia Summit, which coincides with the celebration of the 50th anniversary of […]

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