Tunisia holds rates

Tunisian interest rates were unmoved after the monthly meeting of the central bank's executive board on Tuesday.

The central bank mentioned fears over inflation in its press release, but opted to leave its key interest rate unchanged. It is trying to balance a growing current-account deficit as a result of high energy prices and an appreciation of the Tunisian dinar against the dollar.

However, a recovering industrial sector, whose production grew by 1.5% over the first six months of this year

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