17 octombrie 2021

Tunisia’s Kais Saied turns to Saudi Arabia and the UAE to secure funds


No comment by Saudi or Emirati authorities on growing speculation that Tunis will rely on Gulf countries in a bid for Saied to consolidate power.Tunisian President Kais Saied takes the oath of office in Tunis, Tunisia, October 23, 2019.(Reuters)Tunisia’s Central Bank is in advanced talks with Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to obtain financial resources, a senior banker said on Saturday. The statement was given by Abdel Karim Lassoud, the bank’s general director of finance and [...]