Morocco

December 14, 2003

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Israeli troops assassinated an Islamic Jihad activist Sunday just outside a village near the West Bank city of Ramallah, the army said.

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In a sign of warming relations, Morocco and Spain have agreed to build a 39-kilometer rail tunnel under the Mediterranean Sea, effectively linking Europe to the Middle East. The initial cost of the ch

December 11, 2003

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Free trade negotiations between Morocco and the United States broke down this week over disagreements on access to US wheat, beef and poultry. Both sides hoped to finalize a free trade agreement by th

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US Treasury Secretary John Snow met with James Baker, a former secretary of state and a former secretary of the treasury, in Washington December 10, 2003 to discuss US efforts to restructure and reduc

December 10, 2003

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The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank has approved a €215 million loan to finance the water sector adjustment program in Morocco. Funding of the program will be in the form of budget

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The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank has approved an $87.3 million loan to finance the second phase of a railway infrastructure project in Tunisia. The total cost of the project is

December 4, 2003

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Twelve Palestinian factions, including Fatah and Hamas, on Thursday started talks in Cairo aimed at halting attacks on Israelis and reviving peace neg

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U.S Secretary of State Colin Powell was received Wednesday by Algerian President, Abdelaziz Bouteflika. Colin Powell, who arrived Wednesday afternoon

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Moroccan singer Raja Bil Maleeh announced that she is in the final stages of her healing process from breast cancer and is hopeful of returning to her normal life in the soonest time possible

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A draft agreement, regarding the integration of the Maghreb (North Africa) electrical power network to the European one, has been signed Tuesday in Rome, after the proceedings of the 4th Euro-Mediterr

December 3, 2003

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US Secretary of State Colin Powell continued on Wednesday a tour of North Africa to muster support for Washington's "war on terrorism" with stops in M

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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