Newspapers in Tunisia
babelmed - 09/03/2010
Tunisia is the only Arab country to have outlawed polygamy. However, today, Salafist groups are openly challenging the Personal Status Code (CSP- Code de Statut Personnel) prohibiting customary marriage and polygamy.
Fadhila can now have other ambitions. She works hard to participate to the World Championships taking place in New Zealand in 2010 and to go on the podium for the Paralympic Games of London in 2012.
Within the context of the declining textile industry and rising unemployment, the fate of 67 women workers of Mamotex in Chebba, a factory specialized in confection for European brands, seemed sealed. After twenty years of business, the company owner decided to close its doors, threatening the jobs of its employees who were left without payment since the beginning of the year. Inkyfada