Former SAS member who led Black Watch into
The CourierFormer SAS member who led Black Watch into Battle of Alamein dies aged 97The CourierOf the six 5th Battalion Black Watch pipers who set off that night only Jim made it unscathed through to Sfax, in Tunisia. Later, three Black Watch battalions took part in the invasion of Sicily, including the battle for the Sferro Hills. D Company was ...
Posted on 27 May 2016 | 2:30 am
This artist wants you - and Leonardo
BBC NewsThis artist wants you - and Leonardo diCaprio - to visit TunisiaBBC NewsSfax, where Oussema lives, is a lot further south, but he says the visitor drought has hit the whole country. "Tourism was a very important thing in Tunisia, we had lots of money that went to our country from tourists. "Even though [the attacks ...and more »
Posted on 24 May 2016 | 9:57 am
Tunisia's Post-Arab Spring Struggles -
STRATFORTunisia's Post-Arab Spring StrugglesSTRATFORToday, the coastal cities of Tunis, Sousse and Sfax account for 85 percent of Tunisia's GDP. The government has responded erratically to the growing calls for even development, for example by reneging on offers to ameliorate unemployment after protests ...and more »
Posted on 24 May 2016 | 2:37 am
Tunisia LGBT people brave open hostility to
Middle East OnlineTunisia LGBT people brave open hostility to speak outMiddle East OnlineThe debate in Tunisia may now itself have come out of the closet, but reactions to it show there is a long way to go to the end of the rainbow. One video circulating on the Internet shows an imam in Sfax, the country's second largest city, saying in a ...and more »
Posted on 17 May 2016 | 5:53 am
Tunisia: Farmers Suffering Damage Due to
Tunisia: Farmers Suffering Damage Due to Strong Winds Will Be Compensated (Minister)AllAfrica.comSfax — Damage to farming caused by strong winds in several governorates of the country will be under focus at a Cabinet meeting that will take place next week, said Minister of Agriculture, Water Resources and Fisheries Saad Seddik. Speaking at the ...
Posted on 15 May 2016 | 1:46 am
Validation of two applied methods of
The coastal aquifers system of Sfax Agareb Chaffar Mahres (Southern Sfax) located in the central east of Tunisia is well known for population growth and industrial development. These industrial and agricultural developments have led to the degradation of ...
Posted on 6 August 2015 | 10:00 am
Rakhale stunner wins it for Bucs
Thabo Rakhale scored a superb goal to inspire Orlando Pirates to a 1-0 away win over CS Sfaxien in the Confederation Cup at the Taieb Mhiri Stadium in Sfax, Tunisia, on Sunday night. The 25-year-old winger scored the only goal of the game with a brilliant ...
Posted on 26 July 2015 | 7:42 am
Pirates must put their scoring boots on
Cape Town - After having their unbeaten run in the Caf Confederation Cup broken, Orlando Pirates will be looking to bounce back to winning ways when they clash with CS Sfaxien in their third game of the group stage at Stade Taieb Mhiri in Sfax, Tunisia ...
Posted on 24 July 2015 | 10:14 pm
Sfaxien vs Pirates on Sunday
at Taieb Mhiri Stadium in Sfax, Tunisia. “There has been an update in terms of the fixture, whereas the match had initially been scheduled for Saturday, 25 July 2015, CAF sent a communicae to the effect that the match will now be on Sunday, 26 July 2015 ...
Posted on 19 July 2015 | 10:00 am
Olive Farmers in Tunisia Lament Price Drop
The regional union of agricultural farmers (syndicat régional des agriculteurs) in Sfax, Tunisia called for the National Oil Office (Office National de l’Huile) to take swift action to regulate the export price of olives. World Olive Oil Shortage Leads ...
Posted on 9 December 2014 | 9:43 pm