epa08344259 A view of an empty street during coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic in Tunis,Tunisia, 05 April 2020. Tunisian Parliament endows Prime Minister with exceptional powers against coronavirus. Countries around the world are taking increased measures to stem the widespread of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus which causes the Covid-19 disease.  EPA/MOHAMED MESSARA
An empty street in Tunisia's capital of Tunis following the closure of businesses due to the coronavirus pandemic. Tunisia's economy is projected to shrink 4.3 per cent in 2020. EPA

Arab Monetary Fund grants $59m loan to Tunisia to ease Covid-19 economic impact