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By Tarek Amara TUNIS (Reuters) - Tunisia is under pressure to speed up economic reforms, especially after two deadly attacks this year on its tourism industry, but the government is struggling with internal splits and resistance from trade unions and political opponents. Since its 2011 revolution, the North African state has completed a transition to democracy, an achievement for which a quartet of organisations won the Nobel Peace Prize last week, but international lenders want more economic reforms to curb high public spending. Against those demands, the government must manage the frustrations of ordinary Tunisians, mindful that it was poverty and lack of economic opportunity that prompted a young street vendor to burn himself to death and set in motion the uprising that ousted veteran autocrat Zine El Abidine Ben Ali.
By Philip Blenkinsop and Martinne Geller BRUSSELS/LONDON (Reuters) - The world's two biggest brewers agreed on Tuesday to create a company making almost a third of the world's beer after SABMiller received an improved offer worth more than $100 billion from larger rival Anheuser-Busch InBev . The new group would bring together AB InBev's Budweiser, Stella Artois and Corona brands with SABMiller's Peroni, Grolsch and Pilsner Urquell. For AB InBev it would also add more breweries in Latin America and Asia and crucially opens up new growth markets in Africa.