Habib Essid’s Cabinet Sworn in

Members of Habib Essid cabinet took the oath before President of the Republic Beacuteji Caid Essebsi at a ceremony held, Friday, in Carthage. The Head of State stressed the important task awaiting the new government in the “delicate” stage ahead, considering the nature of challenges it faces. This new cabinet, the first in the second republic, has “credibility” as it […]

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MoneyGram atteint le chiffre de 25 000 agents à travers l’Afrique

L’expansion se poursuit via le contrat avec la Mauritius Post NAIROBI, Kenya (5 février 2015) (GLOBE NEWSWIRE / Knowledgebylanes) – MoneyGram (NASDAQ : MGI), société de virement de fonds  mondiale chef de file, annonce aujourd’hui que son réseau d’agents en Afrique a atteint le chiffre de 25 000, suite à une initiative stratégique d’expansion à […]

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Ref Axed, Tunisia Fined $50,000 for Nations Cup Disgrace

CAF has axed referee Rajindraparsad Seechurn for six months and slapped a fine of $50,000 on Tunisia following the disgraceful scenes at an quarter-final against Equatorial Guinea. According to an official statement by CAF, host nation Equatorial Guinea was also fined $5,000 for pitch invasion and warned to tighten security at match venues. The CAF referees committee regretted the poor […]

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Caïd Essebsi – Excellent Tunisian-Algerian Relations Can Only Serve Stability in Region

President Beji Caid Essebsi said, Thursday, his visit to Algeria was a success at all levels. “The state visit I paid to Algeria on Wednesday and Thursday was a success at all levels and reflected the excellent and exceptional relations between Tunisia and Algeria, raquo he stressed after his meeting with Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika. laquo These excellent relations can […]

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HPR Speaker Congratulates Tunisian People On Consensus Around Essid Cabinet

Speaker of the House of People’s Representatives (HPR) Mohamed Ennaceur congratulated the Tunisian people on the “consensus” built around Habib Essid’s cabinet. The government pledged to implement an action plan that includes urgent measures over the next three months, in association with political parties and national organisations. All Tunisians and political, business and social leaders are called upon to help […]

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Caid Essebsi Held “Fruitful” Talks With Algerian Officials – Sinaoui

The Tunisian-Algerian relations are ushering in an “outstanding” stage towards fostering co-operation and partnership in all fields, said spokesperson for the Presidency of the Republic Moez Sinaoui, President Beacuteji Caid Essebsi’s talks with Algerian senior officials during his two-day state visit (Wednesday and Thursday) to Algeria “will pave the way for new prospects of co-operation in all fields, particularly in […]

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Interior Ministry Denies Discovery of Weapons and Explosives in Khaznadar Neighbourhood

The Ministry of the Interior, on Thursday, denied the discovery of weapons and explosives in Khaznadar neighbourhood close to Bardo, noting that the seized objects are only firecrackers and fireworks. In a statement, the Interior Department denied information relayed by some media on that subject which, it said, “have no connection with terrorism.” “The seized objects consist of a quantity […]

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New Government Obtains Confidence Vote With Overwhelming Majority

The new government led by Habib Essid obtained a confidence vote with an overwhelming majority of 166 deputies out of a total of 204 present in Thursday’s plenary session. Thirty deputies voted against and eight abstained at the end of a two-day general debate. This vote came after answers of the Prime Minister-designate to the interventions, observations and requests of […]

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MoneyGram Reaches 25,000 Locations Across Africa Expansion Continues With Mauritius Post Office Agreement

NAIROBI, Kenya (Feb. 5, 2015) (GLOBE NEWSWIRE / Knowledgebylanes) — MoneyGram (NASDAQ: MGI), a leading global money transfer company, announces today that its agent network in Africa has now reached 25,000 locations, following a strategic expansion initiative across the continent. Recent technology advances and new agent and sub-agent signings, including an agreement with the Mauritius […]

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Montpellier Tournament – Malek Jaziri Withdraws From First Round

Tunisian Malek Jaziri, on Wednesday, retired from the first round of the Montpellier Tennis Tournament 37 minutes after the start of the game and as he was leading his Uzbek opponent Denis Istomin (world’s 61st) in the first set 6-3. A tweet from the organising committee of the Montpellier Tournament “Open Sud de France” said an elbow injury forced world’s […]

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