Turkish airport operator ‘TAV Airports’ to seize TunisAir accounts over $10m debt

Turkish airport operator TAV Airports has warned Tunisia’s low performing national carrier, TunisAir, to seize its accounts. A court bailiff, reports say, visited the headquarters of the cash-strapped airline Wednesday to inform of the Turkish firm decision upon failure to Read more

Egypt wants OIC Secretary General Corrected for Insulting, Mocking Sisi

The Egyptian government and parliament voiced their anger at the remarks made last week by Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Iyad Madani who addressed Tunisian President as Beji Caid ‘al-Sisi’ instead of ‘Essebsi’ during a conference Read more

Libya: GNA takes over government headquarters, NSG claims forceful occupation

The UN-backed Government of National Accord (GNA) on Tuesday moved from the naval base in Tripoli to the official government building. “Today we were handed the government headquarters,” Deputy Prime Minister Musa Koni told reporters at a press conference. But Read more

Tunisia Proposes $2bn Investment Fund to Qatar

Tunisia has proposed to Qatar the setting up of a $2 billion joint investment fund to be financed by several Tunisian sectors. The proposal was made during the Tunisian President Caid Essebsi’s visit to Qatar. The fund, according to Mohamed Read more

Tunisia-Libya: Tunisian Consulate to Re-open Very Soon, Essid

Tunisian Premier indicated Friday during an unannounced visit to Tripoli that the Tunisian consulate will soon re-open after it was closed in June last year following an abduction of diplomats. “We are accelerating steps in order to open the consulate Read more