Tunisia Finishes Construction Of Barrier
International Business TimesTunisia Finishes Construction Of Barrier Along Libyan Border Aimed At Keeping Militants OutInternational Business TimesTunisia has completed the construction of a 125-mile barrier along its border with Libya, hoping to keep militants out of its territory, Tunisia's Defense Minister Farhat Horchani announced Saturday. Construction of the barrier, which is expected to be ...Tunisia builds anti-terror barrierBBC NewsTunisia finishes Libya border fence intended to keep out militantsReutersTunisia unveils anti-jihadi fence on border with conflict-hit LibyaToronto StarSBSall 79 news articles »
Posted on 7 February 2016 | 1:01 am
Tunisia: Defence Minister Meets Spokesman
Tunisia: Defence Minister Meets Spokesman for Foreign Affairs Committee At BundestagAllAfrica.comTunis, — The Tunisian-German co-operation and means operated by the state to face unconventional threats were discussed at a meeting Friday in Tunis between minister of National Defence Farhat Horchani and Spokesman for the Foreign Affairs ...and more »
Posted on 6 February 2016 | 5:10 pm
Protests in Tunisia are different this time
The Straits TimesProtests in Tunisia are different this time aroundThe Straits TimesThe World Bank says unemployment in Tunisia is 15.2 per cent overall, 37.6 per cent for young people and a stunning 62.3 per cent for college graduates. The numbers looked roughly similar five years ago, reaching a high of almost 19 per cent in 2011-12.Islam, Democracy And The Tunisian BargainGoogle (press release)all 2 news articles »
Posted on 6 February 2016 | 1:02 pm
Tunisia unveils anti-jihadi fence on Libyan
Tunisia unveils anti-jihadi fence on Libyan borderEconomic TimesTunisia's defense minister has visited an anti-jihadi fence that's being built on the country's border with Libya to stop Islamist militants from entering Tunisian territory. In pic: Tunisian soldiers take part in a presentation of the anti-jihadi ...
Posted on 6 February 2016 | 12:03 pm
Tunisia: Mansour Moalla Presents Caïd
Tunisia: Mansour Moalla Presents Caïd Essebsi With Economic Initiative to Reduce UnemploymentAllAfrica.comTunis — Former Minister of Planning and Finance Mansour Moalla submitted, on Friday, to President Béji Caïd Essebsi an economic initiative to reduce unemployment. Joined by telephone, Moalla told TAP that this initiative provides the possibility to ...
Posted on 6 February 2016 | 10:37 am
South Korea moves Libya embassy staff to
South Korea has temporarily relocated its Tripoli embassy staff to Tunisia, following an attack by gunmen this week that killed two local security guards, the foreign ministry said on Tuesday. Two embassy staff members, and one family member, were flown to Tunisia from the Libyan capital. A temporary office will continue to provide consular service to the 32 South Korean nationals who remain in ...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 3:47 am
Almost 180 migrants rescued off Tunisia
Tunisia's coastguard and navy Monday rescued almost 180 African migrants from two boats which broke down as they headed from Libya to Italy, the Red Crescent and an AFP correspondent said. The Red Crescent said the migrants -- 94 on one boat and 84 on the other -- sent out a distress call from off the coast of southeast Tunisia as they headed for the Italian island of Lampedusa. The 178 migrants ...
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 10:55 am
Tunisia says it needs $1.3 bln in foreign
(Adds details, quotes) TUNIS, April 13 (Reuters) - Tunisia needs $1.3 billion in foreign financing and loans to meet its budget deficit target this year, Finance Minister Slim Chaker said on Monday. The government expects the budget deficit to narrow to 5 percent of gross domestic product in 2015, from 5.8 percent last year, but that target has been made tougher by salary hikes for tens of ...
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 5:18 am
Tunisia and Morocco look to the future
Tunisia and Morocco's differences with the Confederation of African Football (Caf) are in the past, both North African nations say.
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 9:54 am
US says to double security aid to Tunisia in
Washington is to double its assistance to the security forces in Tunisia, which faces an upsurge in jihadist violence, visiting US Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken announced Friday. "We are prepared to provide additional assistance and training to Tunisia's security forces. "To that end President (Barack) Obama is seeking to double our security assistance budget for Tunisia next year ...
Posted on 10 April 2015 | 10:46 am
Exploring Jewish-Tunisian heritage through
According to Olivier, a British soldier approached her father and uncle when they were children in Tunisia in the late 1940s or early ’50s. “The soldier offered them chocolate and said, ‘Take it.’ In the Judeo-Arabic they spoke, they thought it was ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:18 am
Gaza beach corn vendor attempts suicide
comparing his case to that of Bouazizi in Tunisia in early 2011. (After his produce was confiscated by the authorities in the town of Sidi Boudid, Bouazizi set himself on fire in despair, dying a few days later, an act that triggered what became first the ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 5:54 am
Tunisia: 'Tunisian Economy Goes Into
Tunis — Tunisia's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) went down 0.7% in the second quarter of the current year, compared to the previous quarter, after a 0.2% decrease in Q1, confirming the entry of the Tunisian economy in technical recession, according to the ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:49 am
Women Can Help Fight Terrorism in Tunisia
Tunisia's Sousse resort tragedy and the attacks at the Bardo museum are a grim reminder that terrorists oppose our efforts to establish a stable and peaceful democracy. Like others through the region, we face exceptional threats against our nation but, as ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:06 am
Focus: How Tunisia's hotels are fighting
Tunisia’s hospitality and tourism industries have taken another blow since the 2011 uprisings; however, the hospitality industry has already started to diversify its source markets to counteract the expected decrease in visitors as a result of recent ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:25 am
Tunisian who posted topless photos escapes
The woman who scandalized Tunisia by posting topless photos of herself as a form of feminist protest is now trying to leave the country, her former lawyer said Tuesday after a video surfaced in which the woman recounted being drugged and given virginity t
Posted on 16 April 2013 | 7:39 am
Tunisia recovers yacht of ex-dictator's
Tunisia has received from Italy a yacht worth more than half a million dollars that once belonged to the nephew of its deposed dictator.
Posted on 15 April 2013 | 12:43 pm
Tunisia posts photos of assassination
Tunisia's Interior Ministry posted on its Facebook page Saturday the photos and names of five suspects in February's assassination of a leftist politician.
Posted on 13 April 2013 | 11:13 am
Billions taken by Tunisia ex-dictator
Officials trying to right Tunisia's ailing economy shouldn't count on an estimated $20 billion still to be recovered from the family of the deposed dictator, a prominent Tunisian economist said Friday.
Posted on 12 April 2013 | 7:28 am
Mob assaults Tunisia police station, 1 dead
A mob of alleged religious conservatives attacked a Tunisian police station and clashed with security forces Friday, leaving one person dead and two wounded, the state news agency reported.
Posted on 12 April 2013 | 4:23 am
Resolved Question: Residence visa for
How do I obtain one and how long does it take? How much is it? What are the requirements? Please help me out! I'm currently living in USA and I want to live in Tunisia with my fiancee`. Please help me out!!
Posted on 28 August 2008 | 5:37 pm
Resolved Question: What's tunisia like?
i'm off to tunisia 'sousse' in april for a week's half board holiday.
does anyone know what the weather is like in april?
how much does a beer cost?
can you do an day trip to either libya or algeria and if so, how much it would cost?
how much money should i take with me for a week's half board holiday?
Posted on 23 August 2008 | 7:20 am
Resolved Question: What is the capital of
Posted on 20 June 2008 | 5:53 am
Resolved Question: Where is Tunisia?
Posted on 4 June 2008 | 7:55 pm
Resolved Question: Sousse tunisia?
im going out to tunisia sousse on wednesday i would like to know if it ok to go out on my own.
Posted on 13 April 2008 | 1:01 pm