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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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Toujours dans la droite ligne de son fameux slogan [beaucoup moins que] The Power to Surprise [beaucoup plus grand que], City Cars continue son expansion et apres avoir ouvert en octobre un point a Kairouan, elle s'apprete a ouvrir son 2 eme point a Sfax, plus precisement dans la Zone Industrielle de Taparura.
Innovative development projects from Cape Town, Johannesburg, Addis Ababa, Kigali, Lusaka, Kampala and the Taparura project in Tunisia were showcased.
Summary: The international tender for the Taparura project has just been launched to find an international investor for this project, in collaboration with the Tunisian government, Minister of Public Works, Housing
Taparura project is undertaken by the Tunisian government.
The Port of Sfax was founded in 849 AD on the site of two ancient Roman settlements, Taparura and Thaenae (now Thyna), and it was an early center of trade for nomads.
The Tunisian Government recently issued a call for tenders for the Taparura project, to be located at a site near the city of Sfax.
The European Investment Bank's Facility for Euro-Mediterranean Investment and Partnership (FEMIP) is to grant a loan of Euro 34 million (approximately TND 52 million) for a new capital project aimed at cleaning up the Taparura site, in Sfax, Tunisia.
Notons que le reseau de KIA s'est densifie pour permettre desormais une ample couverture territoriale, surtout avec les deux nouvelles agences, ouvertes en 2017, celles de Bizerte etde Kairouan (lancee debut Octobre)et la Future agence Sfax Taparura prevue pour debut Decembre 2017.
TAP) -- Only two investors responded to the call for tenders for the completion of the second phase of the Taparura project: a Tunisian company and a Chinese group, Lotfi Abdessalem, new CEO of the company of study and development of the northern coast of Sfax (SEACNVS) told TAP on monday.
Interim Prime Minister Hamadi Jebali was informed Tuesday of an Egyptian proposal, submitted by "Amer Group" on a tourism project in Taparura worth $ 3 billion.
The project designed to clean and upgrade the coastal area of Sfax affected by industrial pollution from the former chemicals factory of Taparura, aims to clean up the former gypsum (a waste material produced in the manufacture of phosphates) depository.
Sfax : Taparura 2, decidement, ne passionne pas lSeuls deux investisseurs ont repondu a l'appel d'offres pour la realisation de la deuxieme phase du projet Taparura : une societe tunisienne