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Development of sustainable agriculture in Tunisia attempts to offset tourism losses

By FRANCESCA COLELLA Tunisia has relied on tourism as its primary source of income, but recent shifts toward more sustainable agriculture have instilled hope in maintaining the economy, especially by rural families. The recent threat of terrorist attacks has discouraged tourists from traveling to Tunisia, which has led to a painful hit on the country’s […]

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Expanding credit access in Tunisia helps boost impoverished areas

By FRANCESCA COLELLA Credit access in Tunisia has recently helped to boost the country’s struggling economy by fostering the development of small businesses. Still, investment in improved credit access remains an active task. Currently, obtaining credit in Tunisia as an individual or as a small business consists of a lengthy, arguably difficult  process. “The overall offer […]