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(ˈɡɑːbɛs; French ɡabɛs)
1. (Placename) a port in E Tunisia. Pop: 116 000 (2005 est)
2. (Placename) Gulf of Gabès an inlet of the Mediterranean on the E coast of Tunisia
Ancient name: Syrtis Minor Arabic name: Qabis
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(ˈgɑ bɛs)

Gulf of, a gulf of the Mediterranean on the E coast of Tunisia.
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(TAP) -- Forty four commercial cargo vessels docked in the commercial port of Gabes in August 2019, i.e.
During a working session held at the headquarters of the governorate of Gabes, the participants stressed the importance of encouraging this initiative, which aims to promote tourism activity in the region.
11/06/2019 12:38, GABES/Tunisia (TAP) -- A seminar on investment and companies in difficulty is be held on June 13 in Gabes, at the initiative of the Regional Confederation of Industry, Trade and Handicrafts (French: URICA).
Summary: The project with the largest capacity of LPG liquid storage in Gabes was kicked off.
(TAP) - The environmental situation in Gabes, which has been deteriorating steadily in previous years, continues to be a major concern for the locals.
Summary: Exports of geothermal early vegetables, cultivation specific to the delegation of El Hamma in the governorate of Gabes, have increased by 43% compared to last season, announced Hafedh Hamdi, officer
(TAP) - Civil society activists in Gabes on Saturday observed a sit-in in front of the commercial port of Gabes to reiterate their refusal to unload a shipment of Petcoke they deemed polluting.
The Tunisian National Railways Company (SNCFT) has announced the launch on September 1, 2014 of a daily bus-train service between Tunis and Ben Guerdane, via the station of Gabes.