Morocco

February 16, 2004

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France’s BNP Paribas has acquired an additional 10 percent stake in the capital of Banque Marocaine pour le Commerce et l'Industrie through a block trade on Casablanca Stock Exchange.

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Jordan’s Protech has announced Prolab Systems as its distributor in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) at the Arablab Exhibition 2004,  Protech Establishment, founded in 1993, is a company specialized in

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Morocco will help 500 young entrepreneurs from rural areas set up 'Energy Shops' to sell solar panels and water heaters, improved ovens and other equipment, distribute butane gas, and promote awarenes

February 15, 2004

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The French Government will pay as of next month higher pensions to Moroccan War veterans who served in the French Army during its liberation war again

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Le Méridien Dubai recently announced that it has expanded its current portfolio by acquiring an existing hotel property in the Emirate.   The property Le Méridien Fairway will operate under the manage

February 12, 2004

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The Moroccan Government plans to shortly establish a permanent committee to "monitor audio-visual recordings and to struggle against piracy and forger

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Arabian Automobiles Company (AAC), sole distributors of Nissan in Dubai and Northern Emirates, posted a 16 percent sales increase for 2003 passenger car sales jumping 13 percent.   Commercial vehicles

February 10, 2004

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A total of 22 Moroccan nationals, including 8 women, have died during this year's pilgrimage season in Saudi Arabia, either of natural causes or in th

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Prominent Egyptian singer Amr Diab has recently completed the final touches on his upcoming new album, which is his first work under the music production company Rotana

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Hilton International hotel brand has announced three senior appointments in the Gulf region; Kevin Brett joins as General Manager for Hilton Bahrain, Mohab Ghali as General Manager for Hilton Ras Al K

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Cimentos de Portugal plans to invest €27.6 million into its plants located in Temara, Morocco. Production will increase from 845,000 tons to 2.2 million tons annually once development is completed, <

February 9, 2004

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Dubai amenities and facilities will be showcased in various cities across the world this month as part of the Dubai Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing's (DTCM) initiative to promote the emir

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New Skies Satellites of Holland has opened a new teleport, which will serve as a major Middle East gateway to Europe, Africa and Asia Pacific.  The teleport will relay broadband Internet, voice and da

February 8, 2004

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Moroccan minister of foreign affairs and cooperation, Mohammed Benaissa, on Friday reiterated at the donors conference on Liberia Feb. 5-6 Morocco’s w

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US-based Technical and Management Services Corporation (TAMSCO) has been awarded a contract to support the US occupying authorities in Iraq with Command and Control Information Technology Infrastructu