Tunisia and France signed a deal worth 200 million euros (about $206.9 million). support The country located in North Africa budget on Sidelines of The eighteenth Francophone Summit was held in Tunisia.
The agreement was signed by Tunisian Economy Minister Samer Said and French Foreign Minister Catherine Colonna on Saturday.
Statement from the Ministry of Al-Eqtisad quoted Saeed as saying that the agreement aims to help Tunisia corrects her financial Balance and implementation of reform plans. Colonna, for For her part, she stressed the importance of fix program to me help Tunisia overcame its economy and social Difficulties gradually.
Tunisia has begun to reform program Established by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in order to receive financial support.
Earlier this month, the North African country reached a tentative agreement with International Monetary Fund for $1.9 billion bailout package that can be completed in Dec. It was Tunisia in labor of A deep political crisis has exacerbated the country’s economic conditions ever since last year When Tunisian President Kais Said overthrew b government and dissolved parliament.