Tag: boycott

Boycott of Moroccan ports, how Algeria shot itself in foot

February 8, 2024

In a self-defeating decision Algerian bank association (ABEF) ordered in December a ban of all transactions involving transshipment through Moroccan ports. Few days later, in ... Read More

Algeria feels impact of its Morocco ports boycott

February 1, 2024

Algeria’s boycott of all Moroccan ports has backfired as the country backpedals by excluding fresh produce and meat from the decision. Last month, Algeria asked ... Read More

Sub Saharans call for boycott of Tunisian products over racial statements

March 8, 2023

Hundreds of Sub Saharans have called for the boycott of Tunisian products in reaction to treatment of Sub Saharan migrants in the North African country ... Read More

Tunisia: Low turnout at 11.3 per cent in elections second round

January 30, 2023

11.3 per cent of voters casted their ballot papers during the second round of Sunday elections, Tunisia’s independent elections body, ISIE announced after the poll ... Read More

Morocco’s Handball Federation withdraws from competitions in Tunisia

August 30, 2022

The Royal Moroccan Handball Federation (FRMHB) has announced the withdrawal of Moroccan Clubs from two sports competitions set to take place in Tunisia. "The FRMHB ... Read More

Rached Ghannouchi warns President will conduct changes to electoral code to sideline Ennahdha

July 28, 2022

Rached Ghannouchi, speaker of the dissolved Tunisian parliament and leader of the legislature largest party Ennahdha said Wednesday he feared President Kais Saied will conduct ... Read More

Algeria’s long-ruling FLN wins unpopular legislative elections

June 16, 2021

Algeria’s FLN, which has offered the military regime a civilian curtain since independence, has won parliamentary elections which were largely boycotted. With a turnout at ... Read More

Boycott haunts Algerian elections wanted by army to recycle same old elite

December 10, 2019

Sham elections that is how Algerian youth call the first elections to be held in the country since long-ruling Abdelaziz Bouteflika stepped down earlier this ... Read More

Algeria: Ruling FLN lawmakers boycott pro-Bouteflika demonstrations on March 2

February 27, 2019

Several lawmakers and local elected representatives of the ruling Front de Libération Nationale (FLN) have said they will not join the March 2 counter-demonstration aiming ... Read More

Danone Sales Grow Offsetting Boycott in Morocco

July 27, 2018

French dairy company Danone announced that sales will grow by 3.3% this year despite a consumer boycott has slashed the company’s profits in Morocco. The ... Read More