2002 News Story

Saudi-Tunisian joint commission holds session in Riyadh

The Saudi-Tunisian joint commission began its sixth session in Riyadh today under the co-chairmanship of Minister of Commerce Osama Faqih and Tunisian Minister of Development and International Cooperation Mohammad Al-Noor Al-Juaini. Speaking on the occasion, Minister Faqih commented on the promising prospects for economic cooperation between the two countries, noting that the current level of trade exchange is very modest and highlighting the efforts of the Saudi Development Fund  (SDF), which has contributed to the financing of 16 projects in Tunisia.