Gulf Times - Tunisia
US urges Saied to adhere to principles of democracy

US urges Saied to adhere to principles of democracy

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken, in a phone call on Monday with Tunisian President Kais Saied, encouraged him "to adhere to the principles of democracy and human rights," US State Department spokesman Ned Price said in a statement.

At least 21 African migrants die as boat sinks off Tunisia

At least 21 African migrants die as boat sinks off Tunisia

At least 21 migrants from Africa died when their boat sank off Tunisia as they tried to cross the Mediterranean to the Italian island of Lampedusa, a Tunisian official said on Friday.

Tunisian economy minister lauds 'successful Qatari investments' in Tunisia

Tunisian economy minister lauds 'successful Qatari investments' in Tunisia

Tunisia’s Minister of Economy, Finance, and Investment Support, Ali al-Kaali, lauded Qatar’s successful investments in the North African country during the Qatari-Tunisian Business Forum held at Qatar Chamber Tuesday.

At least 39 migrants drown off Tunisia as two boats capsize

At least 39 migrants drown off Tunisia as two boats capsize

At least 39 migrants drowned off Tunisia when two boats capsized on Tuesday, the defence ministry said, as numbers risking the dangerous crossing to Europe continue to rise.

Commerce minister meets Tunisian counterpart

Commerce minister meets Tunisian counterpart

HE the Minister of Commerce and Industry Ali bin Ahmed al-Kuwari met on Monday with Minister of Trade and Export Development of the Republic of Tunisia Mohamed Boussaid

Amir greets Tunisian president

Amir greets Tunisian president

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani and Tunisian President Kais Saied held an official talks session at the Amiri Diwan on Sunday.

PM meets Tunisian president

PM meets Tunisian president

HE the Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa bin Abdulaziz al-Thani met with Tunisian President Kais Saied, at his residence at the Sheraton Hotel on Sunday evening.

Qatar - Tunisia ties all set to flourish further, says envoy

Qatar - Tunisia ties all set to flourish further, says envoy

The relationship between the leadership and the people of Qatar and Tunisia have become a model for brotherhood and cooperation regionally and internationally, Qatar's ambassador to Tunisia, Saad Nasser al-Hamidi told local Arabic daily Arrayah.

FM meets Tunisian minister

FM meets Tunisian minister

HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani met on Sunday with the visiting Tunisian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Migration and Tunisians Abroad, Othman Jerandi.

Tunisian startup 3D prints solar-powered bionic hands

Tunisian startup 3D prints solar-powered bionic hands

A Tunisian startup is developing a 3D-printed bionic hand, hoping the affordable and solar-powered prosthetic will help amputees and other disabled people across Africa.

9 more bodies found after migrant boat sinks off Tunisia

9 more bodies found after migrant boat sinks off Tunisia

Nine more bodies have been recovered after a migrant boat sank off Tunisia, raising the death toll to at least 11 with several still missing, the National Guard said Monday.

At least 11 die as migrant boat sinks off Tunisia

At least 11 die as migrant boat sinks off Tunisia

At least 11 migrants from Africa died when their boat sank off Tunisia on Sunday, as they tried to cross the Mediterranean to the Italian island of Lampedusa, a Tunisian security official said.