Morocco

June 17, 2004

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The torrential rain in east of Algeria during Wednesday have caused serious material damages, APS reported. The affected provinces are Mila, Batna, Ou

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Saudi Minister of Commerce and Industry Dr. Hashim bin Abdullah Yamani arrived in Rabat on Wednesday night on a visit to Morocco to participate in the

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The prestigious <i>New York Times</i> urged US President George W. Bush to apologize to the American people for going to war on Iraq after an official

June 16, 2004

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A report prepared by the Human Rights Consultative Council (CCDH) on Morocco’s penitentiary institutions has found that the country’s jails are overcr

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SR Telecom(TM) Inc. on Wednesday announced that it has received orders valued at over $1.6 million from Defense Nationale du Royaume du Maroc (Gendarmerie Royale).

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The Islamic Development Bank (IDB) has extended Morocco’s electricity office “ONE” two loans worth US$ 50 million to support the kingdom's electricity sector.   According to MAP, the loan agreements w

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Algerian oil company Sonatrach's oil receipts reached $14 billion by late May 2004, Algeria's Energy and Mining Minister Chakib Khelil disclosed Tuesday.   "By the end of May, Sonatrach's turnover rea

June 15, 2004

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Morocco loses some US$ 510 million each year due to water pollution, said director general of the national office for drinking water (ONEP), Ali Fassi Fihri.  Fihri, quoted by MAP, outlined that this

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Iran has so far spent US$ 11.5 million on the revival of Afghanistan agricultural sector and its villages, it was recently announced in Tehran.

June 10, 2004

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Morocco's King Mohammed VI launched in Tassaltant (commune of Marrakesh), Wednesday, a program worth Dh7.8 billion (US $866 million) to upgrade the urban area of Marrakesh, and preserve the city’s to

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A German company plans to invest in a 1.9 billion euro project in the Persian Gulf island of Kish, the Iranian Housing and Urban Development Ministry`s Public Relations Department said Wednesday.

June 9, 2004

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The size of the Moroccan government was reduced Tuesday to 34 members, in addition to prime minister, Driss Jettou, instead of 38 members in the previ

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Iraqi resistance fighters killed 12 members of an Iraqi security force in a mortar attack in the city of Fallujah, reports said.

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The European Investment Bank invested 184 million Euro in Morocco last year and may put in 260 million Euro in 2004, said Moroccan minister of finance and privatization, Fathallah Oulaalou.

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Abu Dhabi-based National Corporation for Tourism & Hotels (NCT&H) has targeted the Moroccan hospitality sector for its first overseas investment, acquiring a 15 per cent stake in the Hilton Rabat in M