Amdoun tragedy, road accident or failed control mechanisms?

When we talk about the tourism sector, such a strategic sector to which we often attribute the title of savior of the national economy, the control of the essential actors who compose this sector such as travel agencies and hotels is almost non-existent. As a result, the damage to Tunisia has been serious and responsibilities will have to be very heavy. Indeed, a tourist bus fell into a ravine on Sunday, December 1, killing 29 people and injuring 16 others in northwestern Tunisia, according to a report, still provisional, from…

Eni signs MoU to investigate castor cultivation for sustainable biofuels in Tunisia

Italian energy giant Eni has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Societè National de Distribution des Petroles (SNDP) in Tunisia, to collaboration on the cultivation of castor to be used to produce sustainable biofuels, Biofuels International reported. The MoU, which was signed at the Ministry of Industry in the presence of Minister of Industry, Selim Feriani, will establish a joint company to assess and extend experimental castor cultivation, which is currently being trialled by Eni in the Gafsa area of Tunisia, the same source said. The agreement was…

TUI to launch flights to Tunisia from Newcastle Airport

The holiday company has announced its winter 2020 programme and there are new destinations on the list. Holidaymakers will be able to fly to resorts in Tunisia and Egypt directly from Newcastle next year, TUI said in a statement. TUI has announced its winter 2020 programme and from November 7 next year there will be weekly flights to Sharm El Sheikh, operating on Saturdays from Newcastle International Airport. The holiday company will also be introducing new routes to Tunisia, departing weekly on Mondays, and Hurghada, departing weekly on Fridays. Karen Switzer,…

CIFF Deputy Director Ahmed Shawky reveals outcomes of 41st session of the festival

Honouring actress Menna Shalaby was too late 40 thousand viewers of the session’s films 550 foreign guests, 150 of whom came at their own expense to follow the festival activities Cairo International Film Festival does not fear competition Cairo International Film Festival refuses to pay for stars to pass on the red carpet Deputy Director of the Cairo International Film Festival (CIFF) critic Ahmed Shawky, one of the architects of the success of the 41st festival, we find him close to all the guests of the session, speaking at all…