Pending Projects in Medenine – Government Delegation Comes Up With Solutions

A meeting was held, Friday, at the seat of the Institute of Arid zones of Medenine (IRA) with attendance of a delegation of government members. It focused on the follow-up of pending projects in the governorate of Medenine in a bid to figure out possible solutions. The fourteen-member g delegation represents various departments it is visiting the governorate as part […]

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Two Twinning Protocols in Building Trades Signed

Two twinning protocols were signed, Thursday in Tunis, between the training centre of building trades “Ibn Sina,” the French “CFA” Centre of Reims and the “Lyceacutee labelliseacute Meacutetiers, Georges Briegravere.” The signature took place on the inauguration day of the Ibn Sina vocational training centre specialised in building trades and public works co-funded by the Ministry of Vocational Training and […]

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Italy Considers Conversion of Tunisian Debts Into Development Projects

“Italy considers the conversion of a share of Tunisian debts into socio-economic development projects,” announced Director-General for Development Cooperation at the Italian Foreign Ministry Giampaolo Cantini. “Procedures will be decided by the two sides,” he indicated as he met, Wednesday in Tunis, with Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs Fayccedilal Gouia. Cantini “reiterated Italy’s support to democratic transition in Tunisia […]

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Tunis Hosts Workshop On CEDAW Convention

The Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) was the focus of a workshop taking place on April 16-17 in Tunis. “The workshop seeks to make the CEDAW better known and explain its content to civil society representatives and National Constituent Assembly (NCA) members,” Secretary of State in charge of Women and Family Affairs Neila […]

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New Directors-General for FIPA, ITCEQ

Khalil Abidi and Mohamed Habib Zitouna were appointed as Directors-General of the Foreign Investment Promotion Agency (FIPA) and the Tunisian Institute for Competitiveness and Quantitative Studies (ITCEQ) respectively. The announcement was made by the Secretariat of State for Development and International Cooperation in a press release on Wednesday. Source : Tunis Afrique Presse

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Preparatory Committee of Arab Economic, Social Development Summit Discusses Logistics

The national organising committee for the Fourth Arab Economic and Social Development Summit, set for January 2015 in Tunis, held a second meeting on Tuesday. The meeting logistics were under focus along with the Summit’s agenda. The meeting was chaired by Minister Chief of Staff of the President’s Office Adnane Mansar, with attendance of representatives of concerned ministries and national […]

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