Morocco

November 6, 2003

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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

November 4, 2003

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Morocco considers that the establishment of the Arab Maghreb Union (UMA) is an "irreversible strategic choice", the chairman of the Moroccan party "Na

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Oman Arab Bank reported a net profit of 7.02 million Omani rials ($18 million) for the first nine months of 2003, a 16 percent increase over the same period last year. Net interest income increased by

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The United States plans to more than quadruple its non-military assistance and to double its military assistance to Morocco in 2004 to $20 million, Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affair

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Israel Aircraft Industries is opening a branch in Jakarta, Indonesia, the world’s largest Muslim country. The division is the first area office opened by and Israeli defense company in an Islamic stat

November 3, 2003

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At a time when many Western firms are weary of doing business in the Middle East, Hollywood director Oliver Stone expressed confidence in the Moroccan movie industry. The big time moviemaker is on lo

November 2, 2003

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The leader of the Danish Republican Party, Sooslashren Mosegaard has invited Saddam Hussein to seek political asylum in Denmark. In a statement convey

October 27, 2003

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The U.S. Embassy in Syria called on American nationals in Syria Monday to take precautionary steps to secure their safety due to the rise in anti-Amer

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Negotiators of the European Commission and Morocco reached an agreement on October 27, 2003, regarding a mutual liberalization in farm trade. Some 96 percent of Moroccan agricultural traditional expor

October 22, 2003

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Morocco has rejected as "erroneous" the interpretation of the United Nations Security Council's Resolution on the Sahara issue as included in the rece

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Jordan Telecom and TE Data, an Egypt-based data communications and Internet service provider, signed an agreement at GITEX for the provision of a high-end hub services portfolio. Under the agreement,

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The Algerian Energy Company has selected separations technology company Ionics for a 25-year seawater desalination build-own-operate project. Ionics and AEC will form a joint project company to financ

October 21, 2003

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Desert locust outbreaks in Sudan, Mauritania and Niger may locally threaten crops, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations said Monday, issuing an alert to inform affected governme

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The selection of three Arab GSM operators in Iraq after a stiff battle involving 35 companies will put an end to speculation about the mobile telephone structure in Iraq and pave the way for setting u

October 19, 2003

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Moroccan singer Raja Bil Maleeh is currently undergoing intensive medical care in France for the treatment of breast cancer