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Thu, 20 Sep 2018 11:57:24 GMT
Morocco in the Middle
[African Arguments] As more migrants head to Europe via Morocco, Rabat is taking advantage of its newfound position to extract concessions.

Tue, 18 Sep 2018 08:51:22 GMT
Africa sharpens expertise in agricultural statistics
[Economic Commission for Africa] Rabat, 17 September 2018 (ECA) -- The Economic Commission for Africa, the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the National Institute for Statistics and Applied Economics (INSEA) of Morocco launched today a joint tra...

Sat, 15 Sep 2018 19:08:14 GMT
AU Limits Its Role in Western Sahara Crisis
[ISS] The African Union (AU) will be limiting its peace efforts in the Western Sahara in order to support the United Nations' (UN) process in the region. The Western Sahara is a disputed area claimed by both Morocco and the Polisario Front, the repre...

Fri, 14 Sep 2018 13:59:52 GMT
New Moroccan Law Fails to Protect Women From Forced Marriage - Activists
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Beirut -The new law criminalises "harassment, aggression, sexual exploitation or ill treatment of women"

Wed, 12 Sep 2018 09:58:04 GMT
Morroco Tops Africa in Implementing SDGs
[New Times] The inaugural index on how African countries are implementing the Sustainable Development Goals was released on Monday in Kigali, indicating that Morocco is on top of countries that are making strides in implementing the global goals.

Morocco World News

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 17:20:57 +0000
CECE Report: Moroccan Citizens ‘Perceive Inequalities as Injustice’
Rabat – In its annual report, CECE found that in 2017 “inequalities are increasingly experienced as injustice” by Moroccan society. Morocco’s Economic, Social, and Environmental Council (CECE) drew up its 2017 annual report on economic in...

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 17:07:15 +0000
Iranian Cultural Attaché Leaves Algeria After Rounds of Accusations
Rabat – The Iranian embassy cultural attaché has left Algeria. Moussawi’s departure followed rounds of accusations from both Algerian activists and Moroccan officials. Algerian activists and officials had called on the Algerian government t...

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 16:07:45 +0000
Boycott: Sales Figures Drop for Sidi Ali, Centrale Danone
Rabat – According to the latest figures, the boycott has negatively impacted the earnings of the companies it targeted. The boycott, launched on April 20, targeted three companies with large market shares for high prices in the Moroccan market:...

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 15:56:53 +0000
Video: Moroccans Demand ‘Free Immigration’
Rabat- After Moroccan maritime police stopped hundreds of Moroccans on Martil beach trying to leave for Europe, some protested to demand the right to migrate. When a migrant boat approached a beach in Martil, a town on the Mediterranean near Tetouan,...

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 15:50:02 +0000
Matteo Guendouzi Rejects the Moroccan Team Once and for All
Rabat – Matteo Guendouzi has made it clear for everyone he wants to play for France. Despite all the efforts by the Royal Moroccan Football Federation (FRMF) and coach Herve Renard, the football player born in France to a Moroccan father and a ...

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