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Sfax

(sfæks)
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(Placename) a port in E Tunisia, on the Gulf of Gabès: the second largest town in Tunisia; commercial centre of a phosphate region. Pop: 570 000 (2005 est)

Sfax

(sfɑks)

n.
a seaport in E Tunisia, in N Africa. 231,911.
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Noun1.Sfax - the second largest city in Tunisia; located in eastern Tunisia near a phosphate region
Republic of Tunisia, Tunisia - a republic in northwestern Africa on the Mediterranean coast; achieved independence from France in 1956; "southern Tunisia is mostly desert"
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TUNIS, Oct 7 (KUNA) -- Ancient Sfax city, chosen as the Arab cultural capital 2016 by Arab League Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organization (ALESCO), is considered by intellectuals in Tunisia as a perfect venue for such event.
Le 3e representant dans cette illustre epreuve continentale, le MC El-Eulma, joue en ce moment devant la formation tunisienne du CS Sfax a Sfax.
which was organised by Sfax Chamber at hotel les Oliviers Palace, Sfax, in Tunisia.
A Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry delegation attended a seminar entitled Implantation in Dubai: A Platform opened to the Gulf and the Middle East Market organised by Sfax Chamber at hotel les Oliviers Palace, Sfax, in Tunisia recently.
Police have arrested a group of Islamist militants who accidentally exploded a bomb they were manufacturing as part of a planned attack on the country's commercial city of Sfax.
Libya did the unexpected in the neutral stadium of Sfax in Tunisia by beating Cameroon 2-1 in Group I of the 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifiers with a dramatic last-minute goal by Hamad Ahniash in Sfax, in neighbourly Tunisia.
An aid ship operated by charity Medecins Sans Frontieres docked in the Tunisian port of Sfax carrying 71 wounded people from Misrata, many with bullet wounds and broken limbs and one whose
A contract was also signed with Golden Tulip to manage Al Mashtal hotel in the mid of Tunis and Sfax Center hotel in mid of Sfax (275 km south of Tunis) It also signed agreed with Iberostar to manage Diar Andalus Hotel in Sousse Alguentauy (150 km east of Tunis).
The second leg of the Confederation Cup final, which Sfaxien won last year, is being played at Etoile's ground in Sousse after a goalless draw in Sfax a fortnight ago.
SecureCare Technologies is adding digital signature and annotation features to its Sfax electronic fax record that it calls a "progressive solution that could cut costs and time for providers considering implementing an EMR.
The first Research Centre for Arab and Mediterranean Medieval Studies in French-speaking North Africa has recently been founded in an unusual public library in Sfax, Tunisia.
Professor Leopold Sfax, a literary theorist in New Harbor University, America, conceals in his past two causes of bitter humiliation.