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Essid holds talks with European Commission for Neighbourhood Policy

Published the:  07/04/2016

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07 April 2016 - TAP - European Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn emphasized the European Union’s willingness to further support Tunisia and assist it financially.

The EU will this year provide Tunisia an assistance estimated at 500 MTD, he said after his meeting Thursday afternoon with Prime Minister Habib Essid.

The European official noted that co-operation between Tunisia and the EU will also concern the area of vocational training, reads a press release from the Prime Ministry.

Johannes Hahn said his meeting with the PM is part of the consolidation of dialogue and co-operation between Tunisia and the European Union on co-operative relations and ways to further expand them.