finance & economy

Harmonisation of taxes remains elusive as states stick to own rates

February 24, 2021

East Africa’s grand plan of harmonising domestic taxes to eliminate harmful tax competition and promote the region as a single investment destination faces headwinds as partner...... Continue Reading >

Insurers Well-Equipped to Cope With Climate Change Challenge

February 24, 2021

TAP)- Climate change, and its impact on natural catastrophe (nat cat) losses, is one of the most important ESG (environmental, social, governance) risks for non-life and composite insurers...... Continue Reading >

Foreign trade at constant prices edges down in January 2021 (INS)

February 24, 2021

(TAP) - Tunisia's foreign trade saw a 4.5% drop in imports and a 7.4% decline in exports in volume (constant prices) in January 2021 compared to the same period in 2020, according...... Continue Reading >

Moody’s downgrades Tunisia’s rating to B3 from B2, maintains Negative Outlook

February 24, 2021

(TAP) - Moody's Investors Service ('Moody's')"... Continue Reading >

Tunisia-France: Call for high- environmental impact projects, launched in 15 Tunisian governorates

February 24, 2021

(TAP)- A second call for projects 'غدوة Youth & Environment' aimed at supporting young actors of change mobilised for the protection of the environment in Tunisia, was...... Continue Reading >

NHK WORLD-JAPAN Extends Multi-year Contract with SES on ASTRA 19.2 Degrees East

February 24, 2021

Japan International Broadcasting Inc. (JIB), a subsidiary of Japan’s sole public broadcaster NHK and official distributor of NHK WORLD-JAPAN, has renewed its multi-year contract...... Continue Reading >

Hillstone Networks Breaks Barriers for Data Center Security

February 24, 2021

Hillstone Networks, a leading provider of enterprise network security and risk management solutions, announces a breakthrough for data center security with the Hillstone Networks X8180. Customers can secure their networks...... Continue Reading >

Partnership agreement to fight illiteracy signed

February 23, 2021

(TAP)-The National Center for Adult Education, the University of Tunis for Lifelong Learning and the Tunisian-German Friendship Association (AATA), on Monday, signed a partnership agreement...... Continue Reading >

COVID-19: US gov't grants Tunisia vital medical equipment

February 23, 2021

(TAP) - The US government, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), donated to the Tunisian government vital medical equipment worth $4million (over 10...... Continue Reading >

Tunisia present at Gulfood in Dubai despite pandemic

February 23, 2021

(TAP)-Tunisia is participating for the 15th consecutive time in Gulfood, organised on February 21-25 in Dubai (United Arab Emirates), despite the particular context related to COVID-19...... Continue Reading >