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 The Republic of Tunisia


  • Officially Name : The  Republic of Tunisia 
  • Location:  North  Africa 
  • Area : 162.155  square kilometers , 
  • Bordered:  by Algeria to the west, Libya to the southeast, and the Mediterranean Sea to the north and east.
  • Population as of April ,2014:    10.982 million.
  • Capital cityTunis, located on the country's northeast coast.
  • Geography:  Tunisia contains the eastern end of the Atlas Mountains and the northern reaches of the Sahara desert. Much of the rest of the country's land is fertile soil and  1,300 kilometres (810 mi) of coastline .
  • Tunisia  has an association agreement with the European Union, the Arab Maghreb Union, the Arab League, and the African Union. 
  • 14th of January 2011revolution of the Tunisian citizens  resulted in the overthrow of the autocratic President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali followed by the country's first free elections. Since then, Tunisia has been consolidating democracy. The country adopted a new constitution and held its first Parliamentary elections since the 2011 Arab Spring on October 26, 2014, and its Presidential on November 23, 2014.


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KEY INDICATORS  (1 US$: 1.93034 TD)

  Exports in value (05 months 15) in Million Dinars   11995,7
  Imports in value (05 months 15) in Million Dinars   16687,1
  Unemployment rate (Q4 2014)   15,0%
  Consumer price index CPI (BASE 100 IN 2010)(05 month 15/ 05 month 14)   5,3 %
  Quarterly Gross Domestic Product (GDP) at constant prices for previous year (1st Q 15/ 1st Q 14)   1,7%
  Quarterly Gross Domestic Product (GDP) at constant prices for previous year (1st Q 15/ 4th Q 14)   -0,2 %
  Industrial Sales Prices Index ISPI (03 months 15/03 months 14)   6,0%
4,9 %
  Industrial Production Index IPI (02 months 15/02 months 14)   -0,8%
1,7%
  Number of Population in thousands (April 2014) (RGPH 2014)   10982,8
  Number of Households (April 2014) in thousands (Census 2014)   2713,0
  Number of Dwellings (April 2014) in thousands (Census 2014)   3289,9
 
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Government of the Republic of Tunisia

August 30th 2016

 

Name

Designation

Mr: Youssef Chahed

President of the Government

Mr. Hédi Majdoub

Minister of Interior

Mr. Khémaies Jhinaoui

Minister of Foreign  Affairs

Mr. Ghazi Jéribi

Minister of Justice

Mr. Farhat Horchani

Minister of  National Defence

Mr. Anis Ghedira

Minister of Transport

Mrs. Lamia Zribi

Minister of  Finance

Mr.Fadhel Abdelkefi

Minister of Development, Investment and International Cooperation

Mr. Riadh Mouakher

Minister of local affairs and Environment

Mr. Samir Taieb

Minister of Agriculture, Water Resources and Fishery

Mr. Zied Ladhari

Minister of Trade and Industry

Mr. Oubaid Briki

Minister of Public Services and Governance

Mohamed Salah Arfaoui

Minister of Equipment, Housing and territorial management

Mrs. Selma Elloumi Rekik

Minister of Tourism and Handicraft

Mrs. Héla Cheikhrouhou

Minister of Energy, Mining and Renewable Energies

Mr. Anouar Maarouf

Minister of Communication Technologies and Digital Economy

Mrs. Naziha Laabidi

Minister of Women, Family and Children

Mrs. Majdouline Cherni

Minister of Sport and Youth

Mr. Mohamed Zine El Abidine

Minister of Culture

Mrs.Samira Marai

Minister of Health

Mr. Mohamed Trabelsi

Minister of Social Affairs

Mr. Neji Jalloul

Minister of Education

Mr. Slim Khalbous

Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research

Mr. Imed Hammami

Minister of Vocational Training and Employment

Mr. Abdeljelil Ben Salem

Minister of Religious Affairs

Mr. Iyed Dahmani

Minister to the Head of Government in charge of Relations with the parliament (ARP)

 

Mr. Mehdi Ben Gharbia.

Minister in charge of the relations with the Constitutional institutions , Civil Society and Human Rights

Mr.Sabri Bachtobji

Secretary of State, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Mr. Radhouane Ayara

Secretary of State to the Minister of Foreign Affairs in charge of Immigration and  Tunisians abroad

Mr.Mabrouk Korchid

Secretary of State  to the Minister of Finance in charge of State Property and Land Affairs

Mr.Chokri Belhassan

Secretary of State  to the Minister of Social Affairs, Local Affairs and Environment

Mr.Hachmi Hmidi

Secretary of State  to the Minister of  Energy, Mining  et and Renewal Energy

Mr. Fayçal Hafiane

Secretary of State  in charge of Trade

Mr. Hichem Ben Ahmed

Secretary of State  in Charge of Transport

Mrs.Saida Ounissi

Secretary of State  to the Minister of Vocational Training and Employment in charge of  Vocational Training and Private Initiative

Mr.Omar Behi

Secretary of State  to the Minister of Agriculture and Water Resources in charge of Agriculture Production

Mr.Abdallah Rabhi

Secretary of State  in charge of Water Resources and Fishery

Mr.Khalil Amiri

Secretary of State  to the Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research in charge of Scientific Research

Mr. Habib Dabbabi

Secretary of State  to the minister of Communication Technology and Digital Economy in charge of Digital Economy

Mr.Imed Jabri

Secretary of State  to the Minister of Sport and Youth in charge of Sports

Mrs. Faten  Kallel

Secretary of State  in charge of Youth


 

  
 


   
 
 
 
 
 
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