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:Gdim Izik : Trial Respected All Legal, Objective Conditions on Publicity and Transparency

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 00:12

The National Council for Human Rights (CNDH) said, Thursday in Rabat, while presenting its report of the Gdim Izik Events trial, that the latter respected all conditions related to publicity and transparency, and provided all means to allow everyone to follow the legal proceedings.

WPC: Middle East Called upon to Adopt Innovative Instruments to Manage this Crucial Stage in its History

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 00:05

The Middle East is called upon to adopt innovative instruments to be able to manage this crucial stage in its history, notably by developing real security architecture in the region, said, on Friday in Marrakech, Youssef Amrani, chargé de mission at the royal office.

Financial Times Highlights Morocco's Tourism Assets

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 00:01

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.

As part of efforts to diversify the economy of the Kingdom, which remains dependent on agriculture, the Moroccan government has developed a strategy for the development of the tourism sector (Vision 2020), said the paper in its latest issue.

FM: Autonomy, 'Only Way' to Settle Regional Dispute over Moroccan Sahara

Mon, 06/11/2017 - 23:33

The autonomy is the "one and only way" to reach a final solution to the regional dispute over the Moroccan Sahara, said minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Nacer Bourita.

Several countries support the autonomy plan in the Moroccan Sahara, said the minister in an interview, published Friday by Moroccan French-speaking daily "The Economist", noting that since its presentation in 2007, the Moroccan autonomy initiative enjoys very broad support from the international community as a whole.

FM Receives Emissary of Indonesian Pres. Bearing Message to HM the King

Mon, 06/11/2017 - 23:28

Foreign minister Nasser Bourita received, Friday in Rabat, Abdurrahman Mohammad Fachir, Indonesian vice-minister for foreign affairs, bearing a message to HM King Mohammed VI from Indonesian president Joko Widodo.

In a statement to MAP after the meeting, the Indonesian official highlighted the robust political relations between Morocco and Indonesia, calling for further reinforcing bilateral ties to serve the two peoples.

The Indonesian vice-minister for foreign affairs wished to see cooperation and brotherly relations grow stronger.

HM the King Sends Congratulatory Message to Members of WAC Football Club, Winner of 2017 CAF Champions League

Mon, 06/11/2017 - 23:25

HM King Mohammed VI sent a congratulatory message to the members of Wydad Casablanca (WAC) football club after winning their second title of the African Champions League.

In this message, the Sovereign expressed his congratulations to the team's members and to the general public of this great club, wishing them more sporting achievements.