Morocco

December 3, 2003

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The Brazilian President, Luis Inacio Lula da Silva and his wife arrived in Damascus Wednesday for a two-day official visit to Syria. The tour is aimed

December 2, 2003

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A Saudi security source on Tuesday strongly denied a report which was carried by <i>Al-Quds Al-Arabi</i> newspaper in which it quoted a member of Liku

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Syria's Finance Minister, Dr. Mohammed al-Hussein received on Tuesday the Russian First Deputy Finance Minister, Aleksei Ulyukayev and an accompanying

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The "Banque Commerciale du Maroc" (BCM) and Wafabank, owned by the Kettani family, have decided to merge and form a major financial group, executives

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A Belgian-financed water purification and sanitation plant began operations on November 29, 2003 in the southern town of Tarfaya, Morocco, reported MAP.  The Belgian government contributed $3.3 millio

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Morocco’s Banque Commerciale du Maroc and Wafabank will merge into one entity effective next January. A takeover bid for 100 percent of Wafabank’s capital will be launched next March.BCM-Wafabank will

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Zamil Industrial Investment Company will establish a new concrete venture with Al-Zamil Group and Aerated Concrete Industries Company KSC of Kuwait. The factory is expected to start production by the

November 27, 2003

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Software Solutions provider Comptel Corporation and,Morocco's sole Terrestial Trunked Radio (TETRA) license holder Moratel have signed an agreement for the delivery of the Comptel TETRA solution.   Mo

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Emirates SkyCargo has launched freighter services from Shanghai to India's commercial capital, Mumbai. The new service started on November 25 and marked the fourth freighter frequency to China's large

November 26, 2003

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Morocco's King Mohammed VI received a message of congratulations on Aid-Al-Fitr day, marking the end of the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan, from US P

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Syrian-born Canadian engineer Maher Arar has filed a $31 million lawsuit against the governments of Syria and Jordan for violating his human rights through the State Immunity Act.

November 25, 2003

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Algerian foreign minister, Abdelaziz Belkhadem, has announced the summit of the Arab Maghreb Union (UMA) will be held end of next December.  According

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The Syrian Council of Ministers, in a session chaired by Premier Mohammad Naji Ottri on Monday, congratulated President Bashar al-Assad and the Arab a

November 24, 2003

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Secretary of State Colin Powell is expected to pay official visits to Algeria, Morocco and Tunisia next month.

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Nineteen people arrested in connection with last week's bomb attacks against British targets in Istanbul were due to appear in court on Monday, Milliy