Tunisia Needs $125 Billion In Funding Over Five Years: Report

TUNIS (Reuters) - Tunisia's government said it needs $125 billion in funding over the next five years to finance a massive economic program aimed at boosting growth and cutting unemployment, state-run news agency TAP said on Sunday.

Sections:  world   
Topics:  africa   economy   global economy   tunisia   unemployment   
RELATED ARTICLES
  • US home sales rebound slightly in February
    U.S. home sales picked up slightly in February but remain sluggish due to tight inventories, affordability problems and nasty winter weather. More
  • Dollar rises above 100 yen for 1st time in 4 years
    The dollar has risen above 100 yen for the first time in more than four years as currency traders persist in selling the Japanese currency in reaction to Tokyo's aggressive credit-easing moves. More
  • Obama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tour
    Aiming to show he's still focused on creating jobs, President Barack Obama is beginning a series of quick trips around the country to resurrect ideas from his State of the Union address that became overshadowed by the intense debates over gun control, immigration and automatic spending cuts. More
  • Retailers report modest gains for April
    Americans spent briskly during the early spring months in the latest sign that they’re encouraged by the economic recovery. Falling gas prices, a rallying stock market and gains in the job market all fueled Americans’ shopping habits even as cold weather tempered their desire to buy spring fashions. More
  • US home building is surging, but job growth isn't
    The resurgent U.S. housing market has sent builders calling again for Richard Vap, who owns a drywall installation company. Vap would love to help - if he could hire enough qualified people. "There is a shortage of manpower," says Vap, owner of South Valley Drywall in Littleton, Colo. More
BING NEWS:
  • Millions of Americans Have Lost Jobs in the Pandemic — And Robots and AI Are Replacing Them Faster Than Ever
    The drive to replace humans with machinery is accelerating as companies struggle to avoid workplace infections of COVID-19 ...
    08/6/2020 - 12:07 am | View Link
  • The Trump Administration Is Weaponizing The Census. This Is How We Fight Back
    By filling out Census 2020, immigrant communities will send a clear message to this administration: we are here, we count and we are not going anywhere.
    08/5/2020 - 10:07 pm | View Link
  • Postal Service Funding Dispute Complicates Impasse Over U.S. Virus Stimulus
    Virginia released the first coronavirus contact-tracing app to employ software by Google and Apple. The mayor of Los Angeles said that the city could cut off power to homes that host large gatherings.
    08/5/2020 - 9:59 pm | View Link
  • Creative Coast column: Free money for your business (well almost)
    As I write this, politicians in Washington are negotiating the HEALS Act which will hopefully provide more financial support for struggling families and ...
    08/5/2020 - 1:37 pm | View Link
  • Clik secures $3.7M seed funding round
    It said funding was led by Openway and Poems Pte Ltd, the investment holding company of Singapore financial house Phillip Capital Pte Ltd, which has more than $35 billion under management ... “After ...
    08/5/2020 - 4:54 am | View Link
  • More

 

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More World News