Tunisian-Italian tourism event in March 2024

A Tunisian-Italian tourism event will be held in March 2024 in Tunis, with the participation of a high-level Italian delegation led by Italian Tourism Minister Daniela Santanche, the Ministry of Tourism and Handicrafts announced recently. During the event, the Tunisian and Italian parties will sign a memorandum of understanding with the aim of boosting bilateral cooperation in the tourism sector. The decision to organize this event was taken during a working session held in Milan between the Minister of Tourism and Handicrafts, Mohamed Moez Belhassine, and his Italian counterpart, on…

AfDB approves 89-mln-USD loan to Tunisia to improve wastewater quality

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved an €81.9 million (US$89.08 million) loan to Tunisia to improve wastewater treatment for agricultural reuse and strengthen its climate resilience, Tunis Afrique Presse (TAP) reported on Wednesday. The project to improve the quality of treated wastewater for climate resilience will enable water to be treated to agricultural reuse standards. The project is scheduled for implementation over the period 2024-2028. “This project is an important example of the link between water, energy and agriculture by improving treated wastewater for agriculture and reducing energy costs…