The United States has pledged more than $1 billion in investments, over the next three years, to help generate new entrepreneurs in Tunisia and around the world, President Barack Obama said in a video message on Thursday.
The Investment and Entrepreneurship Conference (IEC) in Tunis.
‘Long, difficult path’
U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker speaks during the Investment and Entrepreneurship Conference in Tunis March 5, 2015. (Reuters)
Tunisian Prime Minister Habib Essid speaks during the Investment and Entrepreneurship Conference in Tunis March 5, 2015. (Reuters)
Yassine Brahim (R), Tunisian minister of development, Madeleine K. Albright, chair of Partners for a New Beginning (C) during a discussion moderated by Elliot Gerson, an executive vice president at the Aspen Institute. (Al Arabiya News/ Asma Ajroudi)