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12 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

Tunisia: Preparatory Committee of Arab Economic, Social Development Summit Discusses Logistics

Carthage, - The national organising committee for the Fourth Arab Economic and Social Development Summit, set for January 2015 in Tunis, held a second meeting on Tuesday.

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16 hrs ago | News24

MPs slam 'light' verdicts for Ben Ali officials

Tunis - Tunisian lawmakers on Monday condemned as excessively lenient appeal sentences handed to top security officials in Zine El Abidine Ben Ali's ousted regime for their part in repressing protests during the 2011 uprising.

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21 hrs ago | Real Clear Politics

The Two Wise Men of Tunisia's Transition

Even though the country boasts one of the Arab world's most liberal and cosmopolitan societies - where women are as likely to be out and about in jeans and a ponytail as they are in traditional Muslim garb, and European sunbathers dot the beaches - regional experts say Tunisians are betraying their patriarchal tendencies by gravitating toward a ... (more)

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Yesterday | Ghanamma.com

Tunisia's Labour Union nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

According to UGTT, the nomination, which has been accepted by the award's management, is in recognition of the role played by the union in the defence of the values of peace and freedom.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Tunisia: Mission to Explore Investment Opportunities in Gabon, Congo

Tunis, - A mission to explore investment opportunities in Gabon and Congo will be organised by the end of May/beginning of June 2014, said President of the Middle East& Africa Exporters Association Houyem Ghrairi Trimech.

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AllAfrica.com

Tunisia: New Japanese Yazaki Plant to Open July in Bizerte

Set up on a 15-thousand-hectare area in the region of Bouchkara in the delegation of El Alia , the plant will provide 3,200 jobs starting from September and 4,000 job positions by 2015.

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AllAfrica.com

Tunisia: Ways to Promote Tunisia-UK Cooperation in Industry,Energy Discussed

Strengthening business ties between Tunisia and the United Kingdom was the focus of a breakfast debate held by the Tunisian-British Chamber of Commerce, Friday morning in Tunis.

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Sag Harbor Online

Ken Dorph

You will be speaking at the Bay Street Theatre tonight on your experiences in the Arab world.

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AllAfrica.com

Tunisia: 'Southern Gas' Project Decided Since March 5, 2014

The "Southern Gas" project was decided on March 5, 2014, under proposal of the Minister of Industry, Energy and Mines, the Prime Ministry said on Friday.

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New York Daily News

Kelly's vindication

Good news for New Yorkers, who live, work and play in what remains the world's top terror target: New profiling rules the Justice Department is drafting will reportedly let the Federal Bureau of Investigation continue the critical work of using nationality to map neighborhoods, recruit informants and look for foreign agents.

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Malaysian National News Agency

Tunisia Restores Mark Of Gorgon To Algeria

Algeria's Minister of Culture, Khalida Toumi, and her Tunisian counterpart, Mourad Sakli, have signed the minutes on the restitution to Algeria of the Mask of Gorgon, a rare archaeological piece stolen in eastern Algeria in 1996 and later found in Tunisia.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

American Reporter

Market MoverGIVE Me Liberty or Give Me Vodafone

BRADENTON, Fla., Updated Jan. 29, 2011-- Americans don't ask their country to get involved in the internal political struggles of the nations it interacts with, and the general rule is that we don't.

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WBAY-TV Green Bay

NWTC Aims to Attract More International Students

When Mohamed Dhib arrived in Green Bay from Tunisia, it was his first time in the U.S. and he didn't speak English.

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AlertNet

Tunisia court orders release of former Ben Ali officials

A Tunisian military court has ordered the release of ousted autocrat Zine El-Abidine Ben Ali's former interior minister and security chief, who were jailed after the country's 2011 revolution, the government and lawyers said.

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AllAfrica.com

Tunisia: Ben Ali's Organized Plunder

The laws of Tunisia were tailored to suit the Ben Ali family, which siphoned off profits from the economy.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Peninsula

Algerians in Tunis vote

An Algerian woman residing in Tunisia dips her finger in a bottle of ink as she registers before voting, ahead of the country's presidential election, at a polling station at the Algerian consulate in Tunis yesterday.

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Radio Netherlands Worldwide

For almost two months, the FreeWeibo app offered readers an uncensored version of China's most popular social media network, Sina Weibo.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Burmanet

Al Jazeera: Internet freedom in Myanmar: A curse or an opportunity? - Jillian C. York

Just before former Tunisian President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali fled from Tunis in January 2011, he addressed his citizens one last time in a seven-minute speech in which he promised "rejection of all forms of censorship".

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Time

New Star Wars Will Reportedly Film in Morocco, While Tunisia's Tatooine Set Languishes

Star Wars: Episode VII is set to include scenes on Luke Skywalker's home planet of Tatooine, The Hollywood Reporter reports - but Disney is unlikely to return to the Earth-bound set where scenes on that planet were first shot for 1977's Star Wars: A New Hope.

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