Prospects for co-operation between Ministry of Employment and European Training Foundation reviewed

(TAP) – The prospects for cooperation in the vocational training sector and the launch of the Turin Process in its new edition 2022-2024 were discussed at a working session held Thursday evening between Minister of Employment and Vocational Training Nasreddine Nsibi, head of Systems Performance and Assessment Unit at the European Training Foundation Hugues Moussey and coordinator of cooperation programmes […]

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Cardiovascular diseases, main cause of death recorded each year in Tunisia

(TAP) – Cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) are the main causes of death recorded each year in Tunisia (26%), followed by cancers (16%), said President of the Tunisian Society of Cardiology and Cardiovascular Surgery (STCCCV) Lilia Zkhama.   She explained in a statement to TAP, on the occasion of World Heart Day observed on September 29 each year, that among cardiovascular diseases, […]

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Tunisia to observe International Day of Older Persons Saturday

(TAP) – Tunisia is observing Saturday the International Day of Older Persons, under the theme: “For better care of the older persons.”   The choice of this theme is consistent with the global and strategic orientations that emphasise the importance of prevention at all stages of life in order to reach the age of healthy seniors, a press release issued […]

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Executive cultural partnership programme between Tunisia and Saudi Arabia to be announced soon (ambassador)

(TAP correspondent Rim Gacem)- «Tunisia’s participation as a guest of honour at the Riyadh International Book Fair 2022 (RIBF) should contribute to strengthening cultural diplomacy,» said Tunisia’s ambassador to Saudi Arabia and its permanent representative to the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Hichem Fourati.   An official delegation made up of book professionals, intellectuals and artists is taking part in […]

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Tunisia, guest of honour of Riyadh International Book Fair

(TAP) – Tunisia, the guest fo honour of the Riyadh International Book Fair (RIBF, September 29-October 8), is present through 16 publishing houses and numerous cultural events in which thinking icons and various leading figures in literature and science, including academics and creators, participate in some 15 cultural activities among the various events featured in the Fair, Chief of Staff […]

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COMESA: call for launch in Tunisia of mega incubator and business hub for women entrepreneurs

(TAP) – Representatives of the National Chamber of Women Entrepreneurs (CNFCE), COMESA General Secretariat, COMESA Business Council (CBC) and COMFWB agreed to launch in Tunisia a mega incubator and business hub for women entrepreneurs from Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) member countries.   As part of the Tunis declaration read out by President of the CNFCE Leila […]

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“Meditheaters” label to promote common archaeological heritage within framework of cross-border cooperation

(TAP)- Twelve craftspeople from 6 Tunisian regions and a team from the Confederation of Tunisian Citizen Enterprises “CONECT”, will make an economic and entrepreneurial trip to Trapani, Italy, from October 3 to 6. They will attend a series of professional meetings, training workshops and exchange of expertise in art and craft techniques with their Italian counterparts.   The goal of […]

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President Saïed meets with Ministers of Justice and Finance on confiscated assets and penal reconciliation

(TAP) – President of the Republic Kaïs Saïed received on Friday, at Carthage Palace, Ministers of Justice and Finance, respectively Leila Jaffel and Sihem Boughdiri Nemsia.   The meeting focused on confiscated property and cases that have been postponed more than once and remained for years in the drawers of the courts without being decided, says a statement of the […]

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Traffic National Guard officer caught on video taking bribe, taken into custody

(TAP)- A traffic National Guard officer caught on video taking a bribe while on duty, was taken into custody. He will be brought to justice, spokesperson for the National Guard Houcem Eddine Jebabli said on Friday.   “Legal procedures were initiated against him over bribery, on order from the Public Prosecutor’s Office,” he specified.   Source: TAP News Agency

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December 17 legislative polls: statistics on electoral register to be published soon (ISIE)

(TAP) – The Independent High Authority for Elections (ISIE) will publish statistics on voter registration, it announced on Friday.   It said it will publish the statistics in all electoral districts and polling stations.   The number of electoral districts amounts to 161, the same number as the number of seats in parliament, according to the decree-law No. 2022-55 of […]

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President Saïed receives Italian ambassador to Tunisia

(TAP) – President of the Republic Kaïs Saïed received, on Friday, at Carthage Palace, Italian Ambassador Lorenzo Fanara, who came to take leave at the end of his mission to Tunisia.   The Italian diplomat took the opportunity to express his gratitude for the support he received throughout his mission in Tunisia, the Presidency of the Republic said.   For […]

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