“Thursday is new historical date for Tunisia” (Noureddine Tabboubi)

Thursday, November 22 is historical to help Tunisia take the right path to preserve the people’s interest, said Tunisian General Labour Union (UGTT) Secretary-General Noureddine Tabboubi. The union never gives in to foreign instructions, added Tabboubi at the meeting organised Thursday in the Bardo square outside parliament, along with thousands of trade union members. Strikers in the civil service sector are demanding improvement of purchasing power and the right to a wage increase, Tabboubi said. He reminded that the Rally illustrates the demands of the Tunisian revolution, “employment, freedom and…

Tunisia Business Export Forum in Sfax

The Tunisia Business Export” Forum opened Thursday in Sfax with the participation of several Tunisian exporting companies. The Forum provides the opportunity for the Tunisian exporting companies to meet with more than 50 importers and buying groups from African, European, Asian and American countries, including Algeria, Libya, Spain, Canada (participant with 10 purchasing centres), Portugal, Ukraine, India, Denmark, Côte d’Ivoire, DR Congo, Cameroon, Senegal, Nigeria, Burkina Faso and Togo. Organised by the Sfax Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCIS) in partnership with the U.S. Agency for International Development, the Tunisian…