Tunisia wins £25,000 taxi advertising boost in WTM LONDON prize draw

The Tunisian National Tourist Office has won £25,000 worth of advertising with electric taxi company Sherbet London via a business card prize draw at WTM London 2019, TaxiPoint reports. “It’s a brilliant opportunity to advertise the destination of Tunisia across London and a great way to make a positive impact in reducing London’s toxic pollution,” said Moncef Battikh, Head of Promotions at the Tourist Office. Asher Moses, Chief Executive of Sherbet London, added: “We look forward to working with the Tunisian National Tourist Office on our upcoming campaign. “We are…

MSC Cruises seals joint venture deal for Tunisian port operator

A joint venture involving MSC Cruises has finalised the takeover of the operator of the cruise port for Tunis, Travel Weekly reported. The European cruise line teamed up with independent cruise ports owner Global Ports Holding last year to bid to run La Goulette, the same source said. The deal to acquire Goulette Shipping Cruise, the company that runs the cruise terminal at the Tunisian port, has now been completed for an undisclosed sum. The concession to operate the cruise port was awarded to Goulette Shipping Cruise in 2006 on a 30-year basis,…