Kenya Seeks to Bridge Trade Deficit With Morocco
[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Kenya National Chamber of Commerce & Industry is seeking to bridge the trade deficit between Kenya and Morocco and grow trade between the two countries.
Morocco's Net International Reserves Down 5.2 Percent
[MAP] Rabat -Morocco's net international reserves amounted to 237.1 billion dirhams until February 9, 2018, recording a 5.2% year-on-year decrease, Morocco's central bank (Bank Al-Maghrib) said.
Exiled, Exhibition By 16 Canaries' Artists in Support of Western Sahara Cause
[SPS] Madrid -Sixteen Spanish artists from the Canary Islands are holding an exhibition entitled "The Exiled to Shed Light on Western Sahara Cause," displaying the suffering endured by the population forced into exile for more than 42 years.
FDI Flow UP 25.5 Percent in January (Exchange Control Office)
[MAP] Rabat -The flow of Foreign Direct Investments (FDI) in Morocco amounted to 1.88 billion dirhams in January 2018, against 1.5 billion dirhams a year earlier, posting an increase of 25.5%, the Exchange Control Office said.
Weah Off to Senegal, Morocco, France
[Observer] President George Manneh Weah yesterday departed the country for Senegal, Morocco, and France respectively, according to an Executive Mansion release.
2026 World Cup - Government Will Honour Commitments to Win the Bid (El Othmani)
[MAP] Rabat -The government is mobilized to support Morocco's bid to host the 2026 FIFA World Cup, Head of Government, Saad Eddine El Othmani, said on Thursday.
Morocco Arrests Three Isis Supporters (Interior Ministry)
[MAP] Rabat -The central bureau for judiciary investigations (BCJI), under the general directorate for territory surveillance (DGST), arrested, Thursday, three dangerous supporters of the so-called Islamic State terrorist organization (ISIS) operating in the cities of Laayoune, SalÃ© and Marrakech, said a statement by the Interior ministry.
Morocco, Senegal Agree to Give New Impetus to Cooperation in Justice (Minister)
[MAP] Rabat -Morocco and Senegal agreed to give new impetus to bilateral cooperation in the field of justice, said, Thursday in Rabat, Justice minister, Mohamed Aujjar.
Morocco Drops in Latest FIFA Ranking to 42nd Position
[MAP] Rabat -Morocco's national football team has dropped three places to 42nd in the latest FIFA Ranking released on Thursday.
Morocco's Lower House Adopts Draft Law to Combat Violence Against Women
[MAP] Rabat -Morocco's House of Representatives (lower house) adopted on Wednesday a draft law to combat violence against women.
Indonesia Interested in Moroccan Phosphate (Official)
[MAP] Jakarta -Indonesia is interested in the Moroccan phosphate in order to meet its domestic demand for fertilizers, said Indonesian deputy foreign minister, Abdurrahman Mohammad Fachir.
French Operator Voltalia Obtains Permits for Two Hydropower Plants in Morocco
[MAP] Paris -French renewable power plants operator "Voltalia" has obtained permits for two hydropower plants of 9.8 MW and 7.2 MW in Morocco.
South African President Jacob Zuma Resigns
[MAP] Pretoria -South African President Jacob Zuma announced his resignation with immediate effect on Wednesday night.
Morocco Develops Avant-Garde Preventive Approach to Combat Terrorism (Malian News Website)
[MAP] Bamako -Morocco, under the leadership of HM King Mohammed VI, has developed an avant-garde preventive approach in the fight against terrorism, said Wednesday Malian news website +Malijet+.
Modern Dance Show Kicks Off Chinese New Year Celebrations in Morocco
[Focac] Rabat -The Chinese modern dance show, Oath-Midnight Rain, kicked off the celebrations of the Chinese New Year in Morocco, offering audience from different age categories a joyous journey into the Chinese culture.
Morocco's Panddh Was Favorably Perceived By Human Rights Actors & OHCHR
[MAP] Rabat -The National Plan of Action on Democracy and Human Rights 2018-2021 (PANDDH) was favorably perceived by government and human rights actors as well as by the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR), said, Tuesday in Rabat, minister of State for Human Rights, Mustapha Ramid.
HM the King Congratulates Nicos Anastasiades On His Re-Election As President of Cyprus Republic
[MAP] Rabat -HM King Mohammed VI sent a congratulatory message to Nicos Anastasiades on his re-election as president of the Republic of Cyprus.
Dubai - Moroccan Official Holds Talks On Developing Human Resources & Digital Administration Systems
[MAP] Dubai -Deputy minister for Administration and Public Service Reform, Mohammed Benabdelkader, held on Monday several talks on the sidelines of the sixth World Government Summit (WGS) in Dubai, on the promotion of cooperation in human resources and digital administration systems.
Russian Plane Crash - HM the King Offers Condolences to President Vladimir Poutine
[MAP] Rabat -HM King Mohammed VI sent a message of condolences and compassion to president of the Russian Federation, Vladimir Poutine, after a Russian passenger plane crashed near Moscow soon after take-off, killing all 71 people on board.
Road Traffic Fatalities Down 2.62 Percent in 2017 - State Secretary
[MAP] Rabat -The number of deaths on Moroccan roads fell by 2.62% in 2017, State Secretary for Transport, Mohamed Najib Boulif, said Monday in Rabat.