Morocco

March 9, 2004

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The Palestinian Authority (PA) has opened a new court building in Nablus in the West Bank, the first of its kind in the occupied Palestinian territory.   The new complex houses two courts: the magistr

March 4, 2004

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A total of 628 people died and 926 others were wounded, while 15,230 were left homeless in the tremor, measuring 6 degrees on the Richter scale, that

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US Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Marc Grossman praised Morocco for its reforms in family law, its Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with the United States, the release of prisoners, and the

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Alliant Techsystems (ATK) has received two US contracts in the Middle East and the Asia Pacific region to supply light weight (LW) 30 mm High Explosive Dual Purpose (HEDP) tactical ammunition. The tot

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Bahrain Financial Harbour (BFH) has signed a contract with Al-Hamad Contracting Company for the Engineering and Construction (EPC) for the construction of Phase One in the first quarter of 2004.  Tota

March 3, 2004

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رفض نائب الرئيس الامريكى ديك تشينى الليلة الماضية التهكنات القائلة إنه من المحتمل أن ينظر الرئيس جورج دبلبو بوش فى استبداله كنائب له على تذكرته في انت

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Morocco and the United States concluded a free-trade agreement yesterday designed to remove tariff barriers and open markets to industries, farmers and consumers in both countries.

March 1, 2004

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Morocco’s communication minister and government spokesman, Nabil Benabdellah, denied Monday news report by a Moroccan newspaper that the al Hoceima re

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Ras Al Khaimah Crown Prince and Deputy Ruler, Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, officially opened Monday the Ras Al Khaimah branch of the Abu Dhabi Secu

February 29, 2004

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President Jean-Bertrand Aristide may seek asylum in the north African country of Morocco.  Aristide left Haiti on Sunday, bowing to pressure from a re

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US President Bush expressed condolences on behalf of the American people to Morocco's King Mohamed VI and the people of Morocco following the earthquake in Al-Hoceima on February 12, 2004.  According

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Senior representatives from Iraqi ministries will meet with World Bank and United Nations (UN) officials and major donors to the International Reconstruction Fund Facility from Iraq February 28 to 29

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Dubai Islamic Bank has reported a 25 percent increase in net profit for 2003 with earnings reaching 751 million Emirati dirhams ($204 million) compared to Dh 601 million for 2002.

February 26, 2004

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The United States is providing emergency aid for the victims of Tuesday's earthquake in Morocco, the State Department announced Thursday.

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After winning the BBC Radio 3 World Music Award for best singer in the Middle East and North Africa category, Iraqi singer Kathem El Saher will travel to England to receive his prize at a special even