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IMF delegation heading to Tunisia to start loan talks - Central Bank

July 2, 2022

A delegation from the International Monetary Fund will visit Tunisia on Monday to start negotiations over a loan programme, a Central Bank official told Reuters on Friday. This follows...... Continue Reading >

BCT publishes circular setting conditions for opening financial accounts related to participants in referendum campaign

July 1, 2022

(TAP) - The Central Bank of Tunisia (BCT) published, Thursday, a circular setting the conditions for opening financial accounts related to participants in the referendum campaign with...... Continue Reading >

Moody's outlook for Tunisia's banking sector, negative (report)

June 29, 2022

TAP)- Moody’s said in a new report that its outlook for Tunisia’s banking sector is negative 'amid ongoing political and economic turmoil that has engulfed the country...... Continue Reading >

World Bank ready to continue supporting Tunisia (Ferid Belhaj)

June 23, 2022

TAP) - World Bank (WB) Vice President for Middle East and North Africa Ferid Belhaj said Wednesday the WB will support the reform and development process in Tunisia. At a meeting held...... Continue Reading >

Figures show first signs of economic recovery (BCT Governor)

June 23, 2022

TAP) - Figures show the beginning of an economic recovery, despite the difficult economic situation facing the country due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the Russian-Ukrainian war, said...... Continue Reading >

Average money market rate up to 6.6% in May 2022 (BCT)

June 2, 2022

(TAP)- The average money market rate was up to 6.6% in May 2022, against 6.26% in March and April, 6.25% in February and 6.19% in January 2022, according to the latest statistics released...... Continue Reading >

AECB to score over 90% of individuals, companies present in its credit registry

May 23, 2022

Al Etihad Credit Bureau (AECB) has announced that the Credit Score will be further enhanced to increase the scoring capability to over 90% of the 13 million individuals and companies...... Continue Reading >

BCT raises key rate by 0.75 point and interest rate on savings by 1 point

May 19, 2022

The Executive Board of Tunisia (BCT) decided at its meeting Tuesday to raise the key rate of the bank by 0.75 percentage point to 7%. In parallel, it decided to raise the rate of remuneration...... Continue Reading >

BCT strongly concerned about inflation risks

May 18, 2022

(TAP) - The Executive Board of the Central Bank of Tunisia met on May 17 and reviewed recent economic and financial developments. On the international level, the latest information...... Continue Reading >

EBRD to facilitate access to finance for Teriak Laboratoires through risk-sharing facility with Attijari bank-Tunisia

May 18, 2022

TAP) - The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) signed a risk-sharing contract with Attijari bank Tunisia, under which the latter will lend TND 5 million to Laboratoires...... Continue Reading >