Morocco

April 27, 2004

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The Norwegian energy and materials group Norsk Hydro has received a contract to undertake geological studies, seismic reprocessing and collation of 2D seismic data on the Northwest Safi licence offsho

April 26, 2004

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Israel's Chief of Staff Moshe "Bugi" Ya'alon pledged the army would continue assassinating the leaders of Palestinian movements.

April 25, 2004

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Morocco's King Mohammed VI and Spanish King Juan Carlos hailed Saturday the “positive and promising” results of the official visit paid by Spain’s pri

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United Arab Emirates-based Al-Wasit Machinery, the flagship of Al-Wasit Group of Companies, has signed a partnership with Hyundai Heavy Industries to have exclusive dealership of Hyundai construction

April 22, 2004

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Once again Lebanese singer Nancy Ajram was able to reach the top of most music charts with her latest song “Ah Wi Nus”

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Vivendi Universal's plans to acquire a majority stake in Maroc Telecom have been delayed, reported <i>Le Monde</i>. According to the source, the Moroccan government did not respond to the French compa

April 20, 2004

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Syria's Information Minister, Ahmad al-Hassan received on Tuesday the French journalist and writer, Paul Marie De Lagorsse.  According to Sana news ag

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Morocco's state-owned Hydrocarbons and Mining Office (ONHYM) has signed an exploration agreement with Denmark's Maersk Oil, reported MAP. The European firm acquired eight licenses for exploration on t

April 19, 2004

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Morocco's King Mohammed VI has expressed eagerness to meet new Spanish Prime Minister Jose Louis Zapatero, a man he described as a “statesman” deservi

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Iran's Foreign Ministry Spokesman Hamid-Reza Asefi on Monday dismissed press reports that Tehran had sought Rome's mediation with Washington.

April 13, 2004

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Siamese twins who were linked by the same liver have died at age of one month, reported Assahra Al-Maghribya newspaper. The two sisters succumbed to “

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Shi'ite leader, Muqtada al-Sadr asserted Tuesday he was ready to die in order to bring an end to the US-led occupation of Iraq.

April 8, 2004

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18,094,555 voters are going to the polls on Thursday to elect their 8th president of Algeria since independence. Voters are to choose between Louisa H

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The European Commission welcomed the free trade agreement signed April 7 in Ankara between Morocco and Turkey. The agreement is a significant stepping stone towards the conclusion of the Euro-Mediterr

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The European Commission has given its approval for €140.79 million of development spending for Morocco, Egypt and Jordan. Operations will be carried out under the Meda Program's 2003 National Financin