Hedi Amara Nouira

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Hédi Nouira
الهادي نويرة
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Prime Minister of Tunisia
In office
2 November 1970 – 23 April 1980
Preceded by Bahi Ladgham
Succeeded by Mohamed Mzali
Personal details
Born 5 April 1911
Monastir, Tunisia
Died 25 January 1993(1993-01-25) (aged 81)
La Marsa, Tunisia

Hédi Amara Nouira (5 April 1911 – 25 January 1993) was a Tunisian politician. He served as the Prime Minister of Tunisia between 1970 and 1980. Following the failure of a short-lived Socialist experiment in the 1960s, prime minister Hedi Nouira liberalised the economy during the 1970s. In 1970, the then Governor of the Central Bank, Hedi Nouira was appointed Prime Minister. The most decisive factor in Nouira's appointment seemed to be his commitment to private initiative as well as his financier’s background.

Political offices
Preceded by
Bahi Ladgham
Prime Minister of Tunisia
Succeeded by
Mohammed Mzali