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    • SFDs H.E. Sultan AI Marshad the Minister of Economy Planning in Tunisia H.E. Feryel Ouerghi signs 55M deal to modernize phosphate rail network
    • Inauguration of 270 housing units in Zaghouan Governorate marking the first phase of the Riyadh Housing Project
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Source: Saudi Fund for Development |

Saudi Fund for Development Signs a New Development Loan Agreement to Support the Transport Sector in Tunisia, and Inaugurates 270 Housing Units

The project will help renew approximately 190 km of the railway network, to support increasing the capacity for transporting phosphate, and contribute towards Tunisia’s economic growth

The Saudi Fund for Development (SFD) Chief Executive Officer, H.E. Sultan Al-Marshad (www.SFD.gov.sa), signed a new development loan agreement with the Minister of Economy & Planning of the Republic of Tunisia, H.E. Feryel Ouerghi, through which SFD is contributing $55 million USD to finance the project for renewing and developing the…

Source: U.S. Embassy in Tunisia |

Tunisia: The Impact Finance project

Transformed 98 business owners into angel investors who launched 5 angel investor clubs to provide alternate funding to startups

In 2023, U.S. Embassy Tunis, through its Impact Finance project: Transformed 98 business owners into angel investors who launched 5 angel investor clubs to provide alternate funding to startups. Enabled 95 credit institution staff to develop financing options for small businesses.  Guided 65 startups to pitch their ideas to local…

Source: Afreximbank |

Pan African Payment and Settlement System (PAPSS) Expands into North Africa as Banque Centrale de Tunisie Becomes Thirteenth Member

Banque Centrale de Tunisie's membership in PAPSS signifies the bank's determination to foster economic growth and development within the country and the African region

The Pan African Payment and Settlement System (PAPSS) is proud to announce the entry of Banque Centrale de Tunisie (BCT) into its network as its thirteenth Central Bank member, further strengthening its commitment to promoting seamless cross-border payment services and enhancing financial integration across the African continent. PAPSS, developed by…

Source: Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TIKA) |

Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TIKA) Established a Manuscript Digitization Laboratory in Tunisia

The majority of these works are among the rare manuscripts of the Islamic world, written in Kufic and Maghribi scripts

Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TİKA) established a manuscript digitization laboratory at the Raqqada National Museum of Islamic Art in Tunisia. Tunisian Minister of Cultural Affairs, Dr. Hayet Ketat-Guermazi; Türkiye’s Ambassador to Tunisia, Çağlar Fahri Çakıralp; TİKA’s Vice President, Rahman Nurdun; TİKA’s Coordinator to Tunisia; Ali Fuat Cebaci and local…

African Development Bank Group (AfDB)
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Tunisia Launches cutting-edge Remote, Appraisal, Supervision, Monitoring, and Evaluation (RASME) Tool for Project monitoring

RASME’s rollout in Tunisia includes a training, communication, and change management program

The African Development Bank Group (www.AfDB.org) has launched the Remote, Appraisal, Supervision, Monitoring, and Evaluation (RASME) initiative in Tunis to strengthen the supervision of development projects using cutting-edge processes. RASME, a collaborative effort between the Bank Group, the World Bank's Geo-Enabling for Monitoring and Supervision initiative, and KoBoToolbox (www.KoBoToolbox.org), provides…

Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of The State of Qatar |

Secretary-General of Ministry of Foreign Affairs Meets Ambassadors of Tunisia, Algeria, China

The meetings discussed aspects of bilateral cooperation between the State of Qatar and the Republic of Tunisia, the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria, and the People's Republic of China

HE Secretary-General of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Dr. Ahmed bin Hassan Al Hammadi met separately on Wednesday with HE Ambassador of the Republic of Tunisia Farhad Khalif, HE Ambassador of the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria Salah Attia, and HE Ambassador of the People's Republic of China Cao Xiaolin.…

Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of The State of Qatar |

Qatar: Secretary-General of Ministry of Foreign Affairs Meets Ambassadors of Tunisia, Algeria, China

The meetings discussed aspects of bilateral cooperation between the State of Qatar and the Republic of Tunisia, the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria, and the People's Republic of China

HE Secretary-General of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Dr. Ahmed bin Hassan Al Hammadi met separately on Wednesday with HE Ambassador of the Republic of Tunisia Farhad Khalif, HE Ambassador of the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria Salah Attia, and HE Ambassador of the People's Republic of China Cao Xiaolin.…

Source: World Food Programme (WFP) |

Tunisian tennis sensation, Ons Jabeur, appointed World Food Programme (WFP) Global Goodwill Ambassador

Recognized for her athletic prowess and commitment to social causes, Jabeur will use her influential voice to raise awareness about global food insecurity and support WFP's mission to end hunger

The World Food Programme (WFP) announced today the appointment of Tunisian tennis star Ons Jabeur as its newest Global Goodwill Ambassador. Recognized for her athletic prowess and commitment to social causes, Jabeur will use her influential voice to raise awareness about global food insecurity and support WFP's mission to end…

Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of The State of Qatar |

Qatar: Minister of State for International Cooperation Meets Ambassador of Tunisia

During the meeting, they discussed bilateral relations and ways of coordination between the two countries, especially in education and development

HE Minister of State for International Cooperation at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Lolwah bint Rashid Al Khater met on Thursday with HE Ambassador of the Republic of Tunisia to the State of Qatar Farhad Khalif. During the meeting, they discussed bilateral relations and ways of coordination between the two…

Source: International Trade Centre |

Tunisia - From local success to global impact: Groupe International de Lingerie's (GIL) textile journey

The pivotal chapter in GIL's narrative unfolded in 2018, when it started working with the GTEX/MENATEX programme at the International Trade Centre (ITC)

In the face of global competition, Tunisia is emerging as a key supplier for international textile and apparel brands. Explore GIL's successful transition to European markets through the GTEX/MENATEX programme. Groupe International de Lingerie (GIL) began in 1988 as a family-owned venture that worked as a subcontractor for makers of…