Awareness-raising and encouraging private initiative launched in Tunis

The 3rd phase of the national campaign to raise awareness and encourage private initiative in the employment sector was launched Monday in Tunis. This campaign targets trainees and graduates of vocational training centres and is part of the implementation of the national strategy for private initiative adopted on December 22, 2016. The strategy aims to promote the culture of private initiative through the strengthening of youth support, the simplification of administrative procedures and the implementation of a specific law to help small businesses in the informal sector to integrate the…

Tunisia hosts Arab Interior Ministers Council

The 36th session of the Arab Interior Ministers Council opened Sunday in Tunis. The main issues to be discussed include the common interests in strengthening Arab security cooperation. “The Arab region is facing serious security challenges, especially terrorism crimes, cybercrimes, illegal immigration and human trafficking,” said Tunisian Interior Minister Hichem Fourati at the opening. These crimes threaten Arab security, and further work is needed to develop means of fighting them, Fourati added. The Interior Minister of Saudi Arabia Abdulaziz bin Saud bin Nayef bin Abdulaziz Al Saud said terrorism and…