On Saturday, March 5, the CEO of the Gafsa Phosphate Company (GPC), Romdhane Souid, said the publicly owned company had recorded losses of an estimated 5 billion TND since 2010.
Prime Minister Habib Essid dismissed the Governor of Gafsa on Thursday, February 11. The statement from the office of the Prime Minister's office did not specify a reason or name a replacement. Speculation as [...]
The Gafsa Phosphates Company (CPG-Compagnie des Phosphates de Gafsa) announced that its overall phosphate production was down 41% compared to the same period last year.
Unemployed protesters took to the streets again today, January 28, in the governorates of Kasserine, Gafsa, Kebili, Sidi Bouzid, Beja, Tataouine, Sousse and Kairouan.
While respecting a nighttime curfew, across Tunisia protesters made use of the day to resume sit-ins and marches throughout the country which was entering a second week protests over unemployment, corruption and government policies. Unemployment [...]
The second night of a nationwide curfew saw several arrests for curfew violations and for acts of violence or looting committed earlier in the week. Although there were a few reported incidents overnight Saturday [...]
The body of a security agent was found dead in Gafsa near the Houcine Bouzaine Regional Hospital on Saturday, bearing signs of violence, the victim who was 40 years old has not been publicly identified [...]