That s why we have concluded or brought into force FIPAs
with 18 countries since 2006 and are actively negotiating with many others.
Khalil Laabidi, FIPA
Executive Director presented the participants with the legal framework for investing in Tunisia, focusing on newly adopted laws such as the Investment Law and the PPP Law, adding that Tunisia could become a hub for the continent.
It was inked the document some two weeks ago among the promotion of the Tunisian Investment Forum, promoted by Fipa
, which counted on the participation of the prime minister of Tunisia, Ali Larayedh, and the undersecretary for Political Affairs of the United States, Wendy Sherman.
statistics show a significant rise in investments compared to 2014 (+ 30.8%).
Some 200 investors, including 40 German businessmen participate in the forum organised by the Tunisian Confederation of Industry, Trade and Handicrafts (UTICA), in association with the Euro-Mediterranean Arab Association for Co-operation and Development (EMA) and FIPA
is a treaty designed to protect and promote investment abroad through legally binding provisions, as well as to promote inward foreign investment.
De son cote, Khalil Laabidi directeur general de la FIPA
a presente aux participants le cadre juridique de l'investissement en Tunisie en mettant l'accent sur les nouvelles lois recemment adoptes tel que la loi sur l'investissement et la loi sur le PPP, ajoutant que la Tunisie pourra devenir un hub pour le continent.
This forum aims to "promote Tunisia in the British economic circles," as part of a collaboration between the FIPA
office and the Tunisian Embassy in London and DMA (Developing Markets Associates), a consultancy firm specializing in emerging markets.
Ridha Saidi, Minister in charge of Economic Affairs said the Tunisian authorities have provided the needed support to Latelec and intervened with social partners, particularly through the Ministries of Industry and Social Affairs, the FIPA
and local authorities to help it overcome the difficulties it faces.
Les statistiques de la FIPA
revelent une nette augmentation des investissements en comparaison de 2014 (+ 30,8%).
Following negotiations between Zambia and Canada, the two partner countries have inked the Foreign Investment Promotion and Protection Agreement (FIPA
) to boost bilateral ties.
Bicycle path which is 30 kilometers long and going through the National Park and the Municipality of Kozarska Dubica all the way to border with Croatia, was completed three months ago and it is connected to "Lonjsko polje" Natural Park in the neighboring country through the project "Tourism without borders by bicycle".Source: FIPA