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Saudi Arabia Tells its Citizens to Leave Lebanon

Fri, 10/11/2017 - 02:26

Saudi Arabia has ordered its citizens to leave Lebanon as soon as possible.

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IS Last Urban Stronghold Falls to Syrian Army

Fri, 10/11/2017 - 00:56

Islamic State (IS) militants have withdrawn from their last stronghold following a government offensive, the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.

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Moroccan-US Exhibition "Operation Torch: A Shared Story" Opens in Casablanca

Fri, 10/11/2017 - 00:33

A Moroccan-US exhibition commemorating the 75th anniversary of the American landing in Morocco opened Wednesday in Casablanca, under the theme "Operation Torch: A Shared Story".

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MEDays 2017: Morocco's new vision for Africa to foster balanced North-South partnerships, Gabonese Vice-President says

Thu, 09/11/2017 - 23:28

Morocco's new vision for Africa is a bold and decisive move towards more balanced North-South partnership relations, vice President of Gabon, Pierre-Calver Maganga Moussavou, said here on Wednesday evening.

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MEDays 2017: AU has managed to "silence the guns" over the past three years (Alpha Condé)

Thu, 09/11/2017 - 22:16

The African Union (AU) has managed to “silence the guns” over the past three years, Chairperson of the African Union (AU) and president of the Republic of Guinea, Alpha Condé, said Wednesday in Tangier.

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Morocco Re-elected to UNESCO Executive Board For 2017-2021

Thu, 09/11/2017 - 08:19

Morocco was re-elected to the Executive Board of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization over 2017-2021, during the elections that took place on Wednesday, on the sidelines of the 39th UNESCO General Conference.

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MOHAMMED VI – A Satellite Mirrors Visionary Leadership of HM the King, NASA Official

Thu, 09/11/2017 - 08:17

The first Moroccan earth observation satellite " MOHAMMED VI – A", launched on Wednesday by Vega, is a great stride forwards for Morocco's 21st century ambitions and mirrors the visionary leadership of HM King Mohammed VI, said Kamal Oudrhiri, NASA planetary studies official.

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MEDays2017 : Morocco, 'Model' for Democratic Progress in Africa, Polish Senator

Thu, 09/11/2017 - 08:13

Morocco is a "model" for democratic progress and the promotion of human rights in Africa, said, on Wednesday in Tangiers, Bogdan Klich, Polish senator and rapporteur of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE).

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Spain's Constitutional Court Annuls Catalan Declaration of Independence

Thu, 09/11/2017 - 03:03

Spain's Constitutional Court officially annulled on Wednesday the Catalan parliament's unilateral declaration of independence.

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Morocco, an "extremely active" country in the fight against terrorism (EU anti-terror chief)

Thu, 09/11/2017 - 02:16

Morocco is an "extremely active" country in the fight against terrorism, Gilles de Kerchove, European Union (EU) counterterrorism co-ordinator, said here on Wednesday.

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Morocco’s multidimensional approach should be used to fight terrorism & radicalization (Huffington Post)

Wed, 08/11/2017 - 22:51

US news website Huffington Post underlined on Tuesday the importance of Morocco’s multidimensional approach in the fight against terrorism and radicalization and proposed the establishment of a new US institutional structure, headed by a White House assistant to work with US allies to go all in to prevent the radicalization and recruitment of a whole new generation.

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AU Chairperson Arrives in Tangier

Wed, 08/11/2017 - 22:03

Chairperson of the African Union (AU) and president of the Republic of Guinea, Alpha Condé, arrived on Tuesday night in Tangier.

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IMF Mission in Morocco Upbeat about Country's Macroeconomic Prospects

Wed, 08/11/2017 - 08:44

The international Monetary Fund mission, which conducted with the Moroccan authorities talks about the 2017 Article IV Consultation and Third Review of the Precautionary and Liquidity Line (PLL) Arrangement with Morocco, approved in July 2016, said it was upbeat about Morocco's macroeconomic prospects.

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IMF Hails Morocco's Huge Progress in Financial Stability

Wed, 08/11/2017 - 08:26

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) hailed, Tuesday, the huge progress made by Morocco in terms of financial stability, fostering the macroeconomic framework and promoting investment.

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African Union Chairperson Guest of Honor of 2017 MEDays Forum

Wed, 08/11/2017 - 06:15

Chairperson of the African Union (AU) and president of the Republic of Guinea, Alpha Condé, will be the guest of honour of the 10th edition of MEDays International Forum, to be held on Nov. 8-11 in Tangier, under the high patronage of HM King Mohammed VI, announced on Tuesday the Amadeus Institute, the event's initiator.

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COP23: Africa at the heart of Morocco's climate action (State Secretary)

Wed, 08/11/2017 - 00:28

Africa remains at the heart of Morocco's climate action, said state secretary for sustainable development, Nezha El Ouafi, who is taking part in the 23rd session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP23), which kicked off on Monday in Bonn.

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Morocco’s Net International Reserves Down 8.3%

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 22:10

Morocco's net international reserves amounted to 227 billion dirhams until October 27, 2017, recording a 8.3% year-on-year decrease, Bank Al-Maghrib said.

The reserves recorded a 0.2% weekly rise, the central bank pointed out in its weekly indicators.

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HM the King: No Settlement of Sahara Issue is Possible Outside Morocco's Full Sovereignty and Autonomy Initiative

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 10:20

HM King Mohammed VI reiterated, Monday, the Kingdom's firm position on the Moroccan Sahara question, stressing that no settlement of this issue is possible outside Morocco's full sovereignty over its Sahara, and outside the autonomy initiative.

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Govt. Chief Holds Talks with Serbian PM in Rabat

Mon, 06/11/2017 - 03:21

Head of government, Saâd Eddine El Othmani, held, Sunday in Rabat, talks with Serbian Prime minister, Ana Brnabić, on means to promote cooperation relations between the two countries in several areas.

During the meeting, the two parties hailed the level of friendly ties binding Morocco and Serbia, said a statement by the head of government's office.

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Financial Times Highlights Morocco's Tourism Assets

Mon, 06/11/2017 - 02:31

Morocco's tourism sector, which employs 2.5 million people and contributes about 7 pc to the national GDP, is booming, said the Financial Times in its special report on Morocco.

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