Mediterravenir to organize cross-border meeting in Tataouine as part of “Entreprendre et Réussir Ensemble” programme

Mediterravenir is organising a cross-border meeting on November 14- 15- 16- 17, 2019 in Tataouine as part of “Entreprendre et Réussir Ensemble” programme for the benefit of women project leaders and young entrepreneurs from Tunisia and Libya and Algeria. 20 Libyan women, 15 Tunisian women and 5 Algerian women will join training in Tataouine to complete their capacity in business creation or development and finalize joint projects for the purpose of their valorisation during the Christmas and New Year’s market. An international event organized by Rotary La Marsa, in collaboration…

Italy and Tunisia are enhancing cooperation on migration together

Credit goes toItalian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation

Negotiations were held on Sunday at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation between Italy and Tunisia to finalise a framework agreement on migration and development, The Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation reported in its website. The meeting, chaired by the Director-General for Italian Citizens Abroad and Migration Policies, Luigi Maria Vignali, was attended by delegations of high-level representatives from the Ministries of Foreign Affairs, the Interior and Labour of both countries, the same source said. The negotiations were aimed at devising a concerted response to…

SUP’COM’s 20 edition forum on “Fintech: A disruptive innovation”

The Tunis Higher School of Communications organized the 20th edition of the SUP’COM forum on November 6, 2019, on the theme: “FinTech: A disruptive innovation”. The forum is a precious opportunity for promoting digital culture and innovation in this field as well as the impact on other sectors. Young students, graduates, companies and educational institutions, attended the forum during which they exchanged ideas and knowledge. It also provided the occasion to discuss Fintech issues with experts who participated in the event namely SupCom Director Sofiene Cherif, President of the University…

Forex Maghreb association officially created

The FOREX Maghreb association was officially created on Thursday, during the annual congress of FOREX club Tunisia. This new structure will work according to a clear roadmap while working to create the encrypted currency “dinar”, Forex Tunisia’s vice president, Hatem Zaara told reporters. This currency could have North African dimensions and contribute to boosting growth in Tunisia and resolving some of the difficulties hindering North African cooperation such as customs and political obstacles, he said in a statement to the media. Hatem Zaara stressed that Maghreb citizens aspire to benefit…

U.S. grants $430,000 fund to restore Tunisian archaeological site

The United States granted Tunisia $430,000 dollars for the restoration of the Amphitheatre of El Jem, TAP reported Wednesday. This grant, initiated by the U.S. Embassy to Tunisia, was offered by the U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation, in order to preserve the Amphitheatre of El Jem which has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1979. “The Tunisian-American partnership in restoration and preservation will help to integrate urban archaeological wealth in the economic circuit through tourism,” TAP quoted Tunisian Minister of Culture Mohamed Zine El-Abidine as saying at the…

German Health Alliance and Tunisian Health Alliance ink Letter of Intent for strategic partnership

Credit goes to Facebook Page GIZ As part of the project “Promotion of Job-Creating Export Activities to New African Markets” (PEMA), a project funded by the GIZ in collaboration with CEPEX, a letter of intent for the establishment of a strategic partnership was signed between the Tunisia Health Alliance (THA) and the German Health Alliance (GHA). This partnership was materialized on the occasion of THA’s participation in the 6th’German-African Healthcare’ forum held on October 30, 2019, in Berlin in the presence of Ahmed Chafra, Tunisia’s ambassador to Germany. This partnership,…

“Digital Mutation” theme of 6th edition of JEENISo Entrepreneur’s Day on November 13

The Junior Enterprise ENISo (JEENISo) announced in a statement the holding of the 6th edition of its “Entrepreneur’s Day” that will take place in the National Engineering School of Sousse (ENISo) on Wednesday, November 13, 2019. The theme of the “Entrepreneur’s Day” will focus on” Digital Mutation” which is considered as a revolution entering every aspect of the organisations and where we should no longer be talking about ‘digital marketing’ but marketing in a digital world. The 6th edition of JEENISo Entrepreneur’s Day is held within the framework of the…

WFP supports agricultural development in Tunisia through school meals

Photo: WFP/Agustin Depetris, The Commissar for Agriculture (front left) and Head of WFP Tunisia (front right) signed the partnership agreement at the Governorate House in Siliana.

Photo: WFP/Agustin Depetris, The Commissar for Agriculture (front left) and Head of WFP Tunisia (front right) signed the partnership agreement at the Governorate House in Siliana. The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) and the Tunisian Ministry of Agriculture – Regional Commissariat for Agricultural Development of Siliana (CRDA) signed a US$340,000 cooperation agreement on 1 November to promote local agricultural development and better nutrition through innovative, home-grown school feeding programmes in the south of the Siliana governorate, the WFP reported. The ceremony took place at the Governorate premises in Siliana…

Tunisia to participate in second China International Import expo

Tunisia will participate in the second China International Import Expo (CIIE) scheduled for Nov. 5 to 10, the Trade Ministry announced on Sunday. Tunisia reserved a pavilion at the Chinese expo in Shanghai, with the participation of 10 Tunisian companies specialized in the export of olive oil, dates, canned seafood, dry tomatoes and pasta. “The CIIE will open new horizons to introduce the Tunisian products to the huge Chinese market,” the ministry said. Tunisia has great expectation for the expo, which could help promote Tunisia as a good tourist and…