'If the land isn't worked, it decays':
The Guardian'If the land isn't worked, it decays': Tunisia's battle to keep the desert at bayThe GuardianFor Toumi, who shares French and Tunisian nationality, the personal preceded the national. Six years ago, when she saw her grandparents' date farm near the coastal city of Sfax succumbing to the effects of desertification, she fell back on the ...
Posted on 13 October 2017 | 4:11 am
Violence erupts in SW Tunisia as illegal
Violence erupts in SW Tunisia as illegal immigrant boat sinksXinhuaTUNIS, Oct. 12 (Xinhua) -- Conflict broke out on Thursday in Tunisia's southwestern province of Kebili between security forces and a group of youths, whose relatives died in the sinking of an illegal immigrant boat off the central province of Sfax. The ...and more »
Posted on 12 October 2017 | 3:20 pm
Tunisian trade deficit widens 23 pct in
Reuters AfricaTunisian trade deficit widens 23 pct in first nine monthsReuters AfricaTUNIS (Reuters) - Tunisia's trade deficit widened 23 percent year on year in the first nine months to 11.480 billion dinars, the State Statistics Institute said on Thursday. Tunisian employees work at an underwear factory in Sfax, 260 km (162 miles ...and more »
Posted on 12 October 2017 | 5:45 am
MPBS Becomes First Tunisian Company to Go
MPBS Becomes First Tunisian Company to Go Live on Demand Solutions DSXBusiness Wire (press release)Founded in 1980 and located in Sfax, Tunisia, MPBS provides plywood, melamine panels, and plated panels, as well as machining and contract works, security doors, and renewable energy products. With 220 employees and annual revenues of $50 million, ...and more »
Posted on 12 October 2017 | 5:15 am
UN Migration Agency Alarmed Following
UN Migration Agency Alarmed Following Collision of Navy Vessel, Migrant Boat near TunisiaCNBCAfrica.comThe 38 survivors, all Tunisian nationals, were rescued from the sea by the Tunisian navy on board the vessel involved in the Collison. They were brought back to Sfax and released shortly after. Tunisian authorities announced yesterday (10/10) that they ...and more »
Posted on 12 October 2017 | 12:10 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