The Sfax Business Center in collaboration with the German Technical Cooperation Agency GIZ, the Southern Development Office and the Regional Delegation of the Office of Tunisians Abroad of Medenine and under the patronage of the Governorate of Medenine; organized the 14th Annual Conference for Investment and the Creation of Projects for the benefit of Tunisians abroad “Special Edition South” on Wednesday, July 24, 2019 in Zarzis – Medenine.


Present the new transversal law on improving the business climate in Tunisia
Present the new mechanisms and advantages granted to tres within the framework of the Investment Law
Encourage Tunisians abroad (from Sfax, Medenine, Gabes and Tataouine) to create projects in Tunisia in a direct or indirect way (partnership project – scholarship- real estate development …)
Present the competitive advantages and business opportunities in the Tunisian south as well as the entrepreneurship ecosystems in the target governorates
Attracting foreign investment
Contribute to the development of the Franchise
Contribute to the export of Tunisian products
Media and informational caravan that travels through the most important regions that welcomes Tunisians abroad
Program for the creation of Tunisian commercial and economic representations abroad (in cooperation with CEPEX)
Establish relationships with associations and business clubs for Tunisians abroad
Construction and updating of the TRE database
Inform the TRE of the possibilities offered to invest in Tunisia and the services provided by the tools of the project “Mobilization of the diaspora”
To raise awareness of the issues of mobility and the importance of the involvement of the TRE in the development processes of the country
Raise awareness of the Sfax region and the Tunisian South in relation to the know-how transfer program of the Tunisian diaspora in Germany
Welcome Words and Official Opening

Mrs. Ikram Makni the General Director of the Business Center of Sfax
Mr Mounir Jamai Regional Delegate of the Tunisian Office Abroad of Medenine
Mr Habib Chaouat Governor of Medina
Guests of honor

Mr Kamel Ayari Advised to the Minister of Development
Mr the Delegate of Zarzis
Mrs. Mayor of Zarzis

Intervention of the GIZ

Mrs. Oula Tarsim: Presentation of the diaspora mobilization project and the migration for Development (CIM) program
Presentation of two success stories of two Tunisian skills in Germany :
Mr Faouzi Derbel
Mrs Olfa Kanoun
Tribute to Tunisians living abroad with projects in Tunisia

Interventions on the investment climate

Mr Kamel Ayari Advised to the Minister of Development: Presentation of the Transversal Law on the Improvement of the investment climate
Mr Khaled Hachicha DG of the Southern Development Office: Medenine Governorate An Investment and Business Pole
Mr Chaouki Friaa: CEO of the Zarzis Economic Activities Park
Interventions on the investment law and the advantages granted to the TRE

Intervention by Mr Mohamed Radhi Kchok and Mrs Raoudha Souissi : APII
Intervention by Mr Rhouma Belhouchet Regional Director of the APIA in Medenine
Intervention by Mr Atef Tazi Head of the Tunisian Office abroad at the DG of Customs
Debate and exchange

Contact B to B
One-stop shop: exhibition of more than 20 administrations and support and financing structures

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