November 11, 2012
Some of Morocco’s young rappers are using their music to show support for the country’s ruling party, espouse family values, and encourage female modesty. It’s called “Halal rap,” but can it even be considered rap at all?
November 7, 2012
Moroccan director Leila Kilani's first feature-length film tells the story of female factory workers turning to crime for survival in Tangier.
October 31, 2012
The Moroccan singer takes on the mighty songstress at the MTV European Music Awards for the title of Best Worldwide Act.
October 30, 2012
Donia Batma hasn't let losing out on the title of 'Arab Idol' get in the way of her dreams of stardom: the rising songstress has revealed that she is in the process of recording a new single.
October 29, 2012
Is North Africa trying to mount a Moorish re-awakening, uniting a traditional alliance, emboldened by the Arab Spring? This year revived the cycle of the Maghreb Summit and put the Moorish or Maghrabi question on the Arab table. It looks unlikely to be a force to reckon with, and more a redundant alliance of North Africa's Arab Belt.
October 24, 2012
The United Arab Emirates and the Kingdom of Morocco discussed ways to further strengthen their multi-faceted bilateral relations during talks held this evening at Al Mushrif Palace in Abu Dhabi.
October 16, 2012
Morocco is looking likely to offer a minority stake in is national flag carrier, Royal Air Maroc, to major Gulf Airlines. The proposal will be made during the a rare tour by the King of Morocco to the Gulf states and comes after the airline hit financial difficulties.
October 4, 2012
A top level Spanish delegation headed by Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy held talks with Moroccan officials in Rabat on Wednesday. Despite their historic political differences, the two countries
October 3, 2012
Egyptian singer Layla has been cooking up a storm in Morocco, as the star plans to open a new restuarant
October 1, 2012
Since its launch three years ago, the Daba Theater group has engaged audiences with its bid to create experimental theatre out of political and cultural events in modern Morocco.
September 30, 2012
Moroccan singer Samira Saeed headed to London this week to help her son with his university enrolment.
September 26, 2012
Morocco is to be granted 1.64 billion dirhams ($190 million) in a financial package by the Arab Monetary Fund.
September 20, 2012
The oil-rich Saudi Kingdom illustrated it's financial might by supporting post-Arab Spring with financial aid, as other nations in the region also receive substantial packages.
September 18, 2012
Papal Middle Eastern tours across the ages: How have the reigning Pope Bennedict XVI and the late Pope John Paul II fared in the Holy Land? The Pope pontificates from Lebanon to Morocco as we take a look at papal Middle East tours past and present.
September 17, 2012
If you thought the drama surrounding Egyptian superstar Tamer Hosny's upcoming marriage to Moroccan ex-Star Academy contestant Basma Bosil was maxed out think again!