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Korchid tries to find a way out of BFT trap
Prime minister Youssef Chahed and his government are not conceding defeat in the battle over the expropriation of the BFT (Banque Franco-Tunisienne) by the Ben Ali regime in 1989. In July, the ICSID arbitration tribunal has ordered Tunisia to compensate [. [...]
Washington concerned about risk of banking collapse
Like the IMF and World Bank before it, the Obama administration fears that the Tunisian banking sector could collapse and has put the Central Bank of Tunisia (CBT) under surveillance. After a four-year gap, the Treasury Department’s Office of Technical Assistance [. [...]