Menzel Bourguiba


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Menzel Bourguiba

(mĕnzĕl` bərgē`bə) or

Manzil Abu Ruqaybah

(mănzĭl` äbo͞o` ro͞o'kībä`), formerly Ferryville, town (1994 pop. 47,521), N Tunisia, on Lake Bizerte. It was founded as a naval installation during the period of French rule. After Tunisia became independent (1956), it was renamed in honor of Habib BourguibaBourguiba, Habib
, 1903–2000, Tunisian statesman, president of Tunisia (1957–87), b. Monastir. Early active in the Destour party, he was at first an advocate of close cooperation with France.
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, Tunisia's leader.

Menzel Bourguiba

 

(formerly Ferryville), a city in northern Tunisia, in Bizerte governorate; located on the southern shore of Lake Bizerte. Population, 33,700 (1966). The city is a highway junction and has a railroad station. Menzel Bourguiba is a fast-growing industrial center. A metallurgical works (with an output of approximately 250,000 tons of steel a year) and metalworking industries are located there. Bizerte serves as the city’s port.

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Le chef du gouvernement Youssef Chahed a annonce, jeudi a Menzel Bourguiba (gouvernorat de Bizerte), une serie de dispositions visant a garantir l'exploitation des terres domaniales agricoles mises a la disposition des jeunes et des investisseurs et qui permettront de creer des emplois pour 5 a 7 mille jeunes.
The official added that the operation also materialises the guidelines of the International Ship and Port Facility Security (ISPS), a two part code (A and B), adopted on 12 December 2002, the security plan of the port Bizerte Menzel Bourguiba and also the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships (MARPOL) and the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS Convention).
There are many parts of the project, but the key components include upgrading of three sanitation facilities in Bizerte, Menzel Bourguiba and Mateur as well as upgrading of 17 pumping stations plus the expansion of almost 21-km of sanitation networks in Bizerte, Menzel Bourguiba, Mateur and Tinja, over and above 10 rural regions.
The special units targeted houses where terrorists were hiding in Ennajeh district in Menzel Bourguiba, Benzert after receiving information that terrorists were planning to attack sensitive parts in the province.
Chokri Lassoued, delegue de Menzel Bourguiba, a la delegation de la Cite El Khadra (gouvernorat de Tunis).
Ghannouchi said police had stormed the mosque in the town of Menzel Bourguiba, about 70 km (45 miles) north of Tunis, with dogs to arrest people.
In the town of Menzel Bourguiba, about 70 km (45 miles) north of Tunis, four police officers were wounded in clashes with rioters, a police source told Reuters.
Le chef du gouvernement, Youssef Chahed, a annonce, jeudi a Menzel Bourguiba (gouvernorat de Bizerte), une serie de dispositions visant a garantir l'exploitation des terres domaniales agricoles mises a la disposition des jeunes et des investisseurs et qui permettront de creer des emplois pour 5 a 7 mille jeunes.
The first one, aged 26 from Menzel Bourguiba (Bizerte governorate), admitted to posting comments glorifying "Daesh" on his Facebook page and of having permanent ties with terrorists in conflict areas on Messenger.
For the first time since its creation, the event takes place outside Carthage city with six cities been selected for screenings: Kairouan, Jendouba, Thala, Gafsa, Medenine and Menzel Bourguiba.
12 armes de type Kalachnikov ont disparu du district de la Garde nationale de Menzel Bourguiba a Bizerte, depuis la Revolution du 14 janvier 2011 a ce jour, mais aucune information sur l'affaire n'a ete communiquee depuis, a indique Fatma Ouerteni, Secretaire generale des cadres du district de Tunis, dans une declaration rapportee par le journal Achourouk dans son edition de ce jeudi, 29 mai 2014.
Il a ete, egalement, decide, selon le ministre de rehabiliter le service des urgences de l'hopital universitaire "Habib Bougatfa", de creer une unite mobile de secours et de reanimation a Menzel Bourguiba et de renforcer les ressources humaines a l'hopital Menzel Bourguiba par trois specialistes en cardiologie, anesthesie et pediatrie.