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Chahed announces actual entry into force on March 15 of Natural Disasters Fund

Published the:  28/02/2019

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(TAP)- Premier Youssef Chahed Thursday announced the actual entry into force on March 15 of the Natural Disasters Fund.

Chahed told reporters this is one in a package of key decisions coming out of last February 27 meeting of the 5+5 joint committee that brings together the government and the Tunisian Union of Agriculture and Fisheries (French: UTAP).

The Prime Minister also said, on the fringes of a national conference in Tunis to mark the 30th anniversary of the Consumer Protection Organisation (French: ODC), farmers will be paid compensation. Likewise, agricultural investors in 2018 will get bonuses and benefits.

A small cabinet meeting will be held soon and a series of measures will be announced, he further said