The President of the World Bank, Mr. Robert McNamara, has been holding talks with Tunisian?
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Background: The President of the World Bank, Mr. Robert McNamara, has been holding talks with Tunisian officials during an official three-day visit to the North African state.
Mr. McNamara, who was accompanied by his wife, was met on arrival in Tunis on Monday (14 May) by the minister in charge of Tunisia's economic plan, Mr. Mansour Moalla. Later the same day, Mr. McNamara me??? Tunisian Prime Minister Hedi Nouira.
On Tuesday (15 May), the World Bank President held talks with Tunisian President Habib Bourguiba before flying to Southern Tunisia.
The World Bank is Tunisia's most important multilateral source of finance, providing loans for a variety of projects.