Eurêka Jeune International Award granted to Tunisian Amjed Mouelhi

The Eurêka Jeune International Award for the promotion of science education and popularisation in Tunisia and around the world was awarded to Tunisian Secretary General of the Astronomical Society of Tunisia, Amjed Mouelhi on Tuesday, in Paris. Amjed Mouelhi is a PhD student at the National School of Electronics and its applications. He is devoted to the sharing of scientific culture, particularly through the Astronomical Society of Tunisia, who is a member of the steering committee. According to the president of the Astronomical Society, Hichem Ben Yahia, Amjed Mouelhi who…

U.S. embassy in Tunis hosts exhibition of Tunisian handicraft products

The U.S. embassy in Tunis hosted Wednesday afternoon, an exhibition featuring 25 artisans who displayed their Tunisian handicraft products This initiative came within the framework of US government programme providing for five projects to promote Tunisian handicrafts in its various components. The US government programme aimed to help Tunisian companies preserve their local traditions and share them worldwide with a wider audience through export, US Ambassador in Tunis Daniel Rubinstein told reporters. The US government has invested $ 6.2 million in the craft sector in Tunisia since 2012, to export…

Clarification of Al-Hurriyaa website about rumour on social networks

The Manager of the Tunisian website newspaper Al-Hurriyaa denied the rumour circulating on social networks about “the detention or torture and intimidation of its press team inside the Saudi Embassy last October 23. The newspaper said in a statement published on its website last Monday that the publication of one of the Tunisian websites and a Qatari newspaper is entirely baseless. Bisedes, the newspaper warned of “making use of its name to make statements that have no relation with its media institution,” stressing that it will take the necessary actions…