Beji Caid-Essebsi has been appointed as Tunisia’s new prime minister, replacing Mohammed Ghannouchi, who resigned Feb. 27. Tunisian interim president Fouad Mebazaa announced the appointment, The Associated Press reports.

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  • Ma. Rizza Leonzon

    As a former staff writer, Rizza focused mainly on business coverage, including key donors such as the Asian Development Bank and AusAID.