Trading and commerce news from Tunisia


Tunisia , Tuesday 16 January 2018

Financial News Tunisia: Tunisia arrests 41 more after fresh anti-austerity protests - Naija247news

News channel or source: https://naija247news.com/2018/01/15/tunisia-arrests-41-more-after-fresh-anti-austerity-protests-2/
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

Naija247newsTunisia arrests 41 more after fresh anti-austerity protestsNaija247newsNAIROBI (Reuters) – South Korea's Samsung Electronics plans to double the annual revenue contribution from its African markets to 20 percent of the firm's global total in ...

Financial News Tunisia: Tunisia unrest: Packed coffee shops signal dire economic situation - The National

News channel or source: https://www.thenational.ae/world/mena/tunisia-unrest-packed-coffee-shops-signal-dire-economic-situation-1.695700
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

The NationalTunisia unrest: Packed coffee shops signal dire economic situationThe NationalOn a warm Monday afternoon, the coffee shops of Ettadhamen, a district of Tunis, are packed. But what is good business for the coffee shops is also indicative of the dire eco...

Financial News Tunisia: Dubai's Abraaj said to hire Citigroup for North Africa hospitals IPO - ArabianBusiness.com

News channel or source: http://www.arabianbusiness.com/banking-finance/387611-dubais-abraaj-said-to-hire-citigroup-for-north-africa-hospitals-ipo
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

ArabianBusiness.comDubai's Abraaj said to hire Citigroup for North Africa hospitals IPOArabianBusiness.comDubai-based Abraaj Group, a buyout firm focused on emerging markets, hired Citigroup and EFG-Hermes to manage an initial public offering or sale of its No...

Financial News Tunisia: UAE to be removed from EU blacklist of tax havens - gulfnews.com

News channel or source: http://gulfnews.com/business/economy/uae-to-be-removed-from-eu-blacklist-of-tax-havens-1.2157762
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

gulfnews.comUAE to be removed from EU blacklist of tax havensgulfnews.comThe European Union will probably remove the UAE and South Korea from a blacklist of tax havens later this month, lifting the threat of reputational damage and punitive economic measures. Foll...

Financial News Tunisia: Time to stop the death trap refugee boats - Daily Sabah

News channel or source: https://www.dailysabah.com/feature/2018/01/13/time-to-stop-the-death-trap-refugee-boats
Publication date: Friday 12 January 2018

Daily SabahTime to stop the death trap refugee boatsDaily SabahThe problem is that the Tunisian government has to do something that will be unpopular with the middle classes. This is when governments fall. It is a dangerous situation when it becomes the norm to pr...

Financial News Tunisia: Tunisia deploys army amid unrest - Brinkwire (press release)

News channel or source: http://en.brinkwire.com/89302/tunisia-deploys-army-amid-unrest/
Publication date: Saturday 13 January 2018

Brinkwire (press release)Tunisia deploys army amid unrestBrinkwire (press release)Tunisian protesters burned down a regional national security headquarters near the Algerian border, prompting authorities to send in troops after police retreated. The protests com...

Financial News Tunisia: Tunisia announces reforms after protests - Citifmonline

News channel or source: https://citifmonline.com/2018/01/14/tunisia-announces-reforms-protests/
Publication date: Sunday 14 January 2018

CitifmonlineTunisia announces reforms after protestsCitifmonlineTunisia has been struggling economically since President Ben Ali was ousted after more than 20 years in power. That revolution was sparked by high unemployment and worries about corruption. However, s...

Financial News Tunisia: Keeping the Arab spring's last hope alive - Financial Times

News channel or source: https://www.ft.com/content/bf948ba0-f6ea-11e7-88f7-5465a6ce1a00
Publication date: Sunday 14 January 2018

Financial TimesKeeping the Arab spring's last hope aliveFinancial TimesTunisia is alone among Arab states to have preserved the democratic gains made in the wake of the 2011 uprisings. But its fledgling institutions remain vulnerable, the more so because of re...

Financial News Tunisia: Tunisia plans social reforms in wake of protests - Thе Hugo Observer

News channel or source: http://hugoobserver.com/2018/01/15/tunisia-plans-social-reforms-in-wake-of-protests/
Publication date: Sunday 14 January 2018

Thе Hugo ObserverTunisia plans social reforms in wake of protestsThе Hugo ObserverWhile the other revolutions have descended into violence or given way to authoritarianism, Tunisia is widely seen as a success story of the Arab Spring. The 2018 budget also raises...

Financial News Tunisia: Tunisia: APIA to take part in 10 international agricultural events in 2018 - African Manager (press release) (blog)

News channel or source: https://africanmanager.com/site_eng/tunisia-apia-to-take-part-in-10-international-agricultural-events-in-2018/
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

African Manager (press release) (blog)Tunisia: APIA to take part in 10 international agricultural events in 2018African Manager (press release) (blog)The Agricultural Investment Promotion Agency (APIA) will participate in 10 international events specializing in ag...

Financial News Tunisia: Tunisia, shaken by protests over economic malaise, marks seven years since revolution - The Japan Times

News channel or source: https://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2018/01/15/world/social-issues-world/tunisia-shaken-protests-economic-malaise-marks-seven-years-since-revolution/
Publication date: Sunday 14 January 2018

The Japan TimesTunisia, shaken by protests over economic malaise, marks seven years since revolutionThe Japan TimesTUNIS – Tunisian authorities announced plans to boost aid to the needy in a bid to placate protesters whose demonstrations over price hikes degener...

Financial News Tunisia: Violent protests resume in Tunisia after two days of calm - The Indian Express

News channel or source: http://indianexpress.com/article/world/violent-protests-tunisia-after-two-days-of-calm-tunis-5025270/
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

The Indian ExpressViolent protests resume in Tunisia after two days of calmThe Indian ExpressTunisia has been hailed as the only democratic success of the Arab Spring: the one Arab country to topple a long-serving leader in that year's uprisings without trigge...

Financial News Tunisia: Tunisians call on leaders to remember 2011 revolution goals - News24

News channel or source: https://m.news24.com/Africa/News/tunisians-call-on-leaders-to-remember-2011-revolution-goals-20180115
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

News24Tunisians call on leaders to remember 2011 revolution goalsNews24"The year 2018 will be marked by our focus on youth," the 91-year-old president said, noting chronic joblessness in Tunisia, including for some 250 000 university graduates. He announ...

Financial News Tunisia: Tunisia in revolt, govt promises aid and reforms - ANSAmed

News channel or source: http://www.ansamed.info/ansamed/en/news/sections/generalnews/2018/01/15/tunisia-in-revolt-govt-promises-aid-and-reforms_8906fd07-4c9d-4682-b101-325b1d00d405.html
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

ANSAmedTunisia in revolt, govt promises aid and reformsANSAmedEssebsi inaugurated a modern youth centre in Cité Ettadhamen in the knowledge that in Tunisia young people are the most badly affected by an economic system that gives them little access to the labour ...

Financial News Tunisia: Tunisia: growth will not exceed 2.7% in 2018, says World Bank - African Manager (press release) (blog)

News channel or source: https://africanmanager.com/site_eng/tunisia-growth-will-not-exceed-2-7-in-2018-says-world-bank/
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

African Manager (press release) (blog)Tunisia: growth will not exceed 2.7% in 2018, says World BankAfrican Manager (press release) (blog)GDP growth in Tunisia will not go beyond 2.7% in 2018, the World Bank projected in its 2018 report on the Global Economic Prosp...