Morocco

November 24, 2003

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Moroccan Railways has awarded Italy’s Ansaldobreda, a subsidiary of the Finmeccanica Company, an order for the supply of 18 double deck Electrical Multiple Unit trains, with an option for six more.

November 21, 2003

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Spanish foreign minister, Ana Palacio, arrived Thursday in Morocco where she will hold talks with several officials.  Palacio told MAP upon arrival to

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The UN nuclear watchdog approved an additional protocol allowing wider inspections in Iran, clearing the way for Tehran to sign on to the new regime,

November 20, 2003

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Prince Moulay Rachid of Morocco is currently in Mecca to perform minor pilgrimage (Umrah). Saudi crown prince, Abdellah Ben Abdelaziz, hosted Tuesday

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The Algerian government set up for the year 2004 a large recruiting operation with a program of preliminary-employment agreements (CPE), a communiquי

November 18, 2003

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The chairman of the Israeli Parliament's (Knesset) Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee on Tuesday rejected Egypt's mediation in the search for an Is

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The US Agency for International Development is launching a five-year, $30 million program to help Morocco benefit from its upcoming Free Trade Agreement with the United States. The US and Morocco expe

November 16, 2003

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Moroccan ports posted a $200 Million turnover, i.e. a 2.9% rise against 2001, despite a 1% regress in traffic, said head of the ports authority (ODEP)

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A group from Jordan's special police force will depart for Liberia on Monday to work within international peace keeping forces under the UN umbrella.

November 13, 2003

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Former British ambassador to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Anthony Harris has returned to the Emirates in a new role as director of international relations with Dubai-based Links Corporate Solutions.

November 11, 2003

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Morocco's King Mohammed VI gave on Monday instructions at a meeting on migration and human trafficking fighting for the inception of two institutions:

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Jordan's King Abdullah II, left Amman on Tuesday heading for Kuwait on a brief visit during which he will hold talks with the Emir of Kuwait Sheikh Ja

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Israel’s construction of a security fence in the West Bank will severely impact the lives of 680,000 Palestinians, cutting them off from jobs and services, said the United Nations is a recently publis

November 6, 2003

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Moroccan carrier "Royal Air Maroc" (RAM) received on Tuesday its first Airbus A 321-300 while a second one will be delivered in a month, part of an or

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Iranian National Security Council Secretary Hasan Rohani is planned to meet the chief of the UN nuclear agency on Saturday in Vienna, just days before