More than a welcoming region for your investments

Get acquainted with the economic potential of the Manouba region, where investment opportunities thrive. Known for its economic vitality, this area is also celebrated for its substantial contribution to agriculture, especially in artichoke cultivation, thus creating a balance between agricultural tradition and modern economic development.

Explore Manouba

Located in the western part of Grand Tunis district , the governorate of La Manouba plays a pivotal role as a strategic region between the capital Tunis and the northwest of the country, facilitated notably by the presence of the Tunis-Oued Ezzerga highway.
Covering an area of 1,137 km2, the Manouba Governorate is home to a population of 399,000 inhabitants. The region is characterised by a deep-rooted economic dynamism and a diversified industry. Notably with the El Fejja economic activity park, and flourishing crafts, embodied by the craft village of DenDen. Manouba is known for its significant contribution to the development of human capital through its varied educational institutions.

● The industrial network of Manouba governorate includes 125 large-scale companies, with 10 or more employees.
● Among these companies, 72 stand out as major players in international trade, being totally exporting companies.

The favourable entrepreneurial climate of Manouba, combined with its industrial diversity, creates an ecosystem favourable to innovation and growth. This governorate emerges as an attractive destination for investments, where economic potential harmonises with the quality of life of its inhabitants.

More than one good reason to invest in Manouba

Invest in Manouba

In the centre of Manouba governorate, a real access to basic services, reflecting a strong commitment to the well-being of its inhabitants. The land transport network is also well-developed. The railway connecting Tunis to Tébourba enhances connectivity and facilitates mobility in the region.
Industrial infrastructure flourishes in Manouba, thanks to areas such as Mornaguia, Ksar Saïd, Douar Hicher, Borj El Amri, Tébourba, Borj El Khalsi, Jedeida, El Mornaguia 2, and El Fejja, hosting a variety of sectors. Manouba positions itself as a hub of opportunities, where infrastructure supports progress and prosperity.

Live and work in Manouba

In this region, quality of life is a priority, supported by strong infrastructure.

● Education prospers with 95 primary schools, 111 nurseries, kindergartens, and children’s clubs, as well as 43 high schools and secondary schools. The educational diversity also includes 8 private high schools and 14 higher education institutions, offering a range of opportunities for learning.

● The healthcare sector is well-equipped, with 3 hospitals, 41 basic health centres, 14 analysis laboratories, 65 pharmacies, and 157 private clinics. This robust healthcare infrastructure ensures comprehensive and accessible care for residents.

● Vocational training is also at the heart of development in Manouba, with 62 dedicated centres, including 5 public and 57 private ones, offering a variety of programs to meet the diverse needs of the population.

This rich ecosystem creates a favourable environment for investment, making this region a great choice for investors and residents looking for a place where economic prosperity and personal satisfaction intersect.

Launch your business in Manouba

Agency for the Promotion of Industry and Innovation – APII

Established in 1972, APII is a public institution under the supervision of the Ministry of Industry, Energy and Mines. It is responsible for implementing government policy relating to the promotion of the industrial sector and innovation. The APII is the main point of contact for investors regarding the legal constitution of companies and the management of financial and fiscal benefits.
APII services
The One Stop Shop, ISO 9001 certified, provides most of the APII services for the company

● The provision of certificates for the submission of investment project declarations
● Carrying out the formalities for the establishment of companies.
● Assisting with the establishment of companies.

Agricultural Investment Promotion Agency – APIA
APIA is a public institution established in 1983, with the principal mission of promoting private investment in agriculture, fishing and associated services.

APIA services
● Granting financial and fiscal benefits established by the Investment Law No. 2016-71 to promoters of agricultural, fishing, and related services projects, as well as projects involving the primary processing of agricultural and fishing products.
● Identifying investment opportunities and project ideas to be promoted by Tunisian and foreign private operators, thereby contributing to the achievement of national objectives assigned to the agricultural sector.

● Assisting promoters in the preparation of their investment files and providing guidance during the implementation phase of their projects.

Agence Foncière Industrielle – AFI
The Industrial property Agency is a public organisation established in 1973 to strengthen the industrial network and contribute to the economic and social development of Tunisia.

AFI services
● The creation and development of industrial areas equipped with the amenities necessary for the implementation of industrial projects.
● The construction of modular industrial premises and their provision to Tunisian and foreign investors.