Dimassi laid emphasis on the United States' role in reviving the conventions announced in Deauville, France
Tunisian Finance Minister Houcine Dimassi called on the United States, head of G8 countries, to energize the conventions announced last May in Deauville, France
, to help Tunisia cope with the difficult domestic and international economic situation.
Following the G-8 countries' agreement at their summit in Deauville, France
, in May to strengthen international cooperation and better define international nuclear safety standards, the seminar is aimed at pursuing the theme in a broader international framework including emerging economies.
Leaders of the Group of 8 wealthiest industrialized nations pledged at the end of their talks in Deauville, France
, last month to supply more than $20 billion in aid to Egypt and Tunisia over the next three years to help economic transitions in these two countries after popular revolts led to the ouster of the presidents in both countries.
At its just-completed summit in Deauville, France
, the G-8 called for the first time for mandatory reporting by oil, gas, and mining companies.
The meeting focused as well on the results of Tunisia's participation in the G8 Summit held recently in Deauville, France
The letter was addressed to the ministers of the Group of Eight leading industrial economies - Britain, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Russia and the United States - on the eve of a meeting in Deauville, France
- Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan and U.
A rant against Italian magistrates to a surprised US President Barack Obama at the Group of Eight summit in Deauville, France
prompted Economy Undersecretary Daniela Melchiorre, a former magistrate, to resign in protest.
The G8 summit was a success, state European Council President Herman Van Rompuy and European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso in a communique, released on 27 May, reviewing the four key topics addressed in Deauville, France
At the end of the two-day summit in Deauville, France
, the G8 members issued a statement, saying "Gaddafi and the Libyan government have failed to fulfil their responsibility to protect the Libyan population and have lost all legitimacy.
IMF acting managing director John Lipsky told Bloomberg Television on Friday from Deauville, France
, where the G-8 countries were meeting, that Greece has to follow through with reform commitments to get more money.