Nearly 200 airport staffers and executives from Gabon will receive training at the Regional Aviation Security Training Center (AFSAC) under the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), Tunis, under a Memorandum of Understanding recently signed between Tunisia and Gabon. The training in several groups spread over 5 years, concerns the agents assigned to the services of […]
Close to 230 million jobs will require digital competence in Sub Sahara Africa by 2030, the International Finance Corporation (IFC) indicates in a report published last week. According to the institution, the demand for digital competence will grow quicker in Sub Sahara than in other regions. It should be fuelled by rapid economic growth, digitalisation […]
A delegation of Russian business leaders is expected from 25 to 26 April 2019 in Tunis, to attend the Tunisian-Russian Business Forum, to be organized as part of the seventh meeting of the Intergovernmental Commission on Trade, Economic, Scientific and Technical Cooperation between the two countries. The Russian business leaders represent specialized companies, particularly in […]
The income of One Tech Holding Group (OTH) has increased by 13.7% in the first quarter of 2019, compared to the same period of the year 2018, reaching 234.2 million dinars. Revenue growth of 28 million dinars in the first quarter is mainly the result of a significant increase in exports (+ 16.5%), which now […]
Rwanda has become the third African country to ratify the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) deal. Kigali submitted ratification instruments to the African Union (A.U.) on Saturday. The first two countries were Kenya and Ghana who submitted documents on May 10. Rwanda was however, the first to ratify the Protocol on the Free Movement […]
Amid great fanfare 44 African countries signed the long-awaited African Continental Free Trade Area (CFTA) earlier this year. The bloc is expected to boost intra-African trade – pegged at less than 20% – by eliminating import duties and scaling back tariffs. If fully implemented, a market of 1.2bn people with a combined GDP of $2.5 […]
The African Development Bank (AfDB) has compiled a list of countries on the African continent based on their gross domestic products. Thus, according to this ranking, Tunisia is placed in 12th position, with a GDP equal to 42 billion dollars. Algeria, it is at the foot of the podium, in 4th place with a GDP […]
In the framework of the cooperation visits of the Chairman of the African Economic Council in several countries, Mr. Amor Belkhairia meets the Ambassador of the Republic of Tunisia in Doha.