Yacht returned amidst claims of squandered funds

Tunisia Moves To Recover Ben Ali’s Stolen Assets

Posted by: Channels Television Posted date: May 24, 2013

Tunisia has recovered a luxury yacht belonging to the brother-in-law of Zine El Abidine Ben Ali, the country’s former dictator, from Spain.


Expensive yacht returned to Tunisia

Tunisia recovers Ben Ali family yacht

2013-05-24 22:03

La Goulette – Tunisia put on display on Friday a luxury yacht formerly owned by the brother-in-law of deposed dictator Zine El Abidine Ben Ali that Spain returned to Tunisia last month, an AFP photographer reported.



Submarine cable agreement signed that connects Tunisia to Europe

Tunisian operators deploy submarine cable connecting Europe

May 20, 2013

Two of Tunisia’s mobile operators have signed a deal with with backbone operator and cloud services provider Interoute for the deployment of a submarine cable connecting Tunisia to Europe.



Didon Submarine cable agreement signed

Agreement Signed for Commissioning of Didon Submarine Cable Linking Tunisia to Europe

Posted on May 20th, 2013

Tunisiana and Orange Tunisia announced the signing of a partnership agreement with Interoute, the owner operator of Europe’s largest next generation network, for the commissioning of a submarine cable, called Didon, connecting the city of Kélibia, Tunisia to Interoute’s pan European fiber optic network, via its landing station in Mazara del Vallo, Siciliy, Italy.