Monia turned her passion for graphic design into a digital printing business in Tozeur

June 11, 2019

While digital printing is in full swing in Tunis, it’s still early days for the sector in Tozeur, southwestern Tunisia. Aware of this business opportunity, Monia Jhimi launched Créapub, a digital printing company specialized in personalized gifts. After graduating in Graphic Design from Kairouan’s Higher Institute of Arts and Crafts, Monia knew that she wanted…

Malika’s natural cosmetics brand is tapping into eco-conscious customers

June 11, 2019

Consumers are increasingly motivated to be more environmentally conscious and are exercising their power and voice through the purchase of organic and eco-friendly products. Malika Ben Khalifa, a 27-year-old chemist from Kebili, is passionate about sustainability concerns and decided to apply her chemistry skills with the launch of MLK Nature, a natural cosmetics brand. With…

Hassen Souie becomes the first professional to provide services in electrical maintenance in his hometown

June 11, 2019

Despite its phosphate mining sector, many young graduates struggle to find employment in the region of Gafsa. Aware of this challenge, Hassan Souie decided early on in his studies that he wanted to launch his own business. With support from the Mashrou3i project, the 26-year-old entrepreneur has established an electrical services company which provides electrical…

Jamel joins a new generation of entrepreneurs in Gafsa with his paper cup business

April 30, 2019

The region of Gafsa is renowned for its phosphate-rich land and mining sector. However, a new generation of entrepreneurs, like Jamel Ounis, are diversifying the business landscape, highlighting the numerous investment opportunities the region offers. Jamel is the founder of OXANSSE Gobelets, a paper cup manufacturing business. After studying   automation and industrial maintenance he got…