The commercial Port of Gabes
, which has been strengthened by a new shipping line for containers, is the most significant commercial port in Tunisia in terms of basin depth (12.5 meters), allowing it to accommodate 300 meter-long ships.
Failing to address environmental issues, new problems have arisen in recent years, the regional manager regretted, citing the accumulation of toxic materials such as "cadmium in the vicinity of GCT plants as well as the transfer of coal via the commercial port of Gabes
They reaffirmed their categorical rejection of the unloading of any amount of Petcoke in the commercial port of Gabes
, and announced that they would continue their action to prevent by all legitimate means any unloading of pollutants.
The ministry announced the initiation of an investigation into the circumstances of the accident, as instructed by the public prosecutor of the Gabes
Court of First Instance.
The wounded were transported to the Gabes
, Matmata and Medenine hospitals.
The Equipment Ministry will launch, before the end of the current month, an international tender for the construction of a highway linking the cities of Gabes
, Medenine and Ras Jedir.
(TAP) - A second project to strengthen local environmental governance in Gabes
and aimed at reducing environmental pollution caused by industrial activities could be launched with a budget of e1/45 million, ambassador of the European Union (EU) in Tunis Patrice Bergamini said Thursday in Gabes
Freight traffic at the port of Gabes
fell 50% from 4,772.859 tons in 2010 to 2,354.734 tons in 2011.
(TAP) - The protection of the city of Gabes
against natural and technological risks and the development of a prevention strategy were the focus of an information meeting held on Friday in Gabes
, at the initiative of the municipality of Gabes
, in partnership with United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).
Economic activity has regained its usual pace in the governorate of Gabes
, after the resumption of business in different production units, including those set up in the industrial area, thanks to a stabilization of the situation in the region.