Musical chairs at the top at Poulina Group Holding
Industrial giant Poulina Group Holding (PGH), the country's second biggest private sector group, is changing bosses. According to our information,
The lightning strike staged by STAM (Societe Tunisienne d'Acconage et de Manutention) employees in the port of Rades on March 30 and 31 has further complicated the already catastrophic situation in which Tunisia's leading commercial port finds itself.
The hand-to-hand fighting between President Beji Caid Essebsi (BCE) and his prime minister, Youssef Chahed, has been restrained until now but is going to become more intense as the government reshuffle, expected after the September 1 Eid al-Adha celebration, approaches.
The International Monetary Fund's (IMF) refusal to disburse a second instalment of a loan, announced on Feb. 27 by finance minister Lamia Zribi, is just one of the financial bombs threatening Youssef Chahed's government.According to our sources, Tunisia's other donors
If they aren’t likely to resolve Tunisia’s political crisis, talks between Ennahda and the opposition that kicked off on Oct. 4 will certainly increase tension within the Islamist party and cut its president, Rached Ghannouchi, off from the movement’s hardliners.